The Itch of the Golden Nit: Our Sneak Peek @ Vancouver International Children’s Festival

Nothing is more special to me, as a mom, than a handmade picture or card from my children. In my mind, my children’s handmade artwork specialty cards could put both Hallmark & Carlton out of business.  Even though they are minus the funny, rhyming card humor, they have all the sentiment they need when the […]

Being Ready

Many times our kids may be physically ready to tackle a new skill or sport but they may not be mentally ready to try this new skill or said sport. Jackson is a very sensitive, intense, positive boy whose biggest nemesis is his mind. His mind has rationalized that he must have his training wheels […]

Battling the Universe.

I have jumped back on the band wagon of  focusing on me  exercise.  It seems that I go through spurts of different interests and spurts of looking out for my health.  Hmm, just like the kids go through spurts of different foods that they like. Oh, so that’s where they get it from. Heh. I get […]

Street Hockey Rules

This weekend was the start of the Cloverdale Minor Hockey Association tournament, that wraps up today.  It will also wrap up Jackson’s first season of hockey. I am truly sad about it. After all my apprehension about Jackson fitting in or having an emotional super sensitive moment about his own abilities; or being compared to […]

Movie Review: The Lorax is Seuss-tastical!

Just in time for spring break, The Lorax is a classic seussical story that combines the fun, clever rhymes of Dr. Seuss with a wonderful lesson  that resonates with green-living aware families of today. Seventh Generation, an environmentally friendly product line, has partnered with Universal Studios to bring the Lorax’s message that is in tune […]

And the Winners are…

CONGRATULATIONS… Maria, Lisa, Krysten, and Erin! I have Phineas and Ferb goody bags for all of you! I will be contacting you via email. Have a great Saturday!  I hope you are all lucky enough to see the show.