Crafts are a daily occurrence in our house. Now that my girls are getting old enough to complete them with minimal help (or better yet, Ashlyn can help her little sister), I like to keep an eye out for fun kits that offer crafts that they can create and display with pride. The Orb Factory is a brand that I have used in the past and had great experiences with, so I was very happy to receive the Sticky Mosaics Twinkle Tiaras craft kit to review! When I’m looking at a craft kit, the first thing Read more […]
February 2014 archive
With the endless winter that Ottawa has been experiencing, escaping through a movie is our favourite way to spend an afternoon, especially if that movie features a tropical location. Enter Disney’s The Jungle Book Diamond Edition, which came out of the vault on February 11! Both of my daughters have seen the commercials for The Jungle Book so they were quite excited to hear that we would be receiving it. I wish I had a video of Rowan opening the package and exclaiming “Mommy, it’s The Jungle Read more […]
Our family has spent a lot of time skating this winter and we finally made it to the Rideau Canal last weekend to skate (and enjoy a Beavertail). Are you getting out to enjoy some winter activities? Read more […]
We’ve always been regulars at our local branch of the Ottawa Public Library, but now that I’m taking a course specifically about children’s books, we’re spending even more time than usual reading as a family. These are a few recent picture books that have inspired a lot of snuggles and choruses of “let’s read it again”! Red is Best by Kathy Stinson – a classic story that I think every parent can related to; it doesn’t matter what item you’re talking about, red (or in our house, pink or yellow) Read more […]
Enter to win win a Family 4-Pass to Disney Live! Mickey’s Rockin’ Road Show on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Ottawa!
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