As many of you know, I own a 1 year-old pure bred German Shepherd named Bomber. He is my big baby and has taught me so much about life since November 2015 when we brought him home. Here are some of the things he’s taught me: 1. A morning walk is the best way to… Continue reading 10 things I’ve learned from my German Shepherd.
Hello everyone! So it has been about three weeks since my last blog post (whoops!) and I want to apologize for that! Life just.. Happened! And I’ll give you a bit of a recap. Labour dat weekend we went camping at out seasonal campsite that we BARELY used this summer (too much rain, too many… Continue reading On life.
So Summer 2016 is almost over (sadface)! If you have been reading for a while you will know that I set for myself a Summer Bucket List, which I gotta be honest, I really failed at! Here is how it turned out: Go on a road trip (X) Hike in three different provinces Alberta (FAIL… Continue reading On Bucket Lists.
This week in Story Time, we read Shark vs Train by Chris Barton and Tom Lichtenfield, and we did this cute shark craft inspired by I Heart Craft Things: Supplies are easy: Blue, white and black construction paper Googly eyes Newspaper Head over to I heart Crafty Things for the step by step instructions! I… Continue reading Newspaper Shark Craft for Kids!
Happy Saturday!! Here’s the next installment of SONG SATURDAY! Today’s song is “Lavender Blue” by Burl Ives. I picked this song today because it’s a song that was always sung to me as a child, and it confused me! Why was it called lavender blue when lavenders are purple?!?! Now this is a question that… Continue reading Song Saturday – Lavender Blue
I, like many other people, often struggle with keeping a positive body image. I am constantly trying to remind myself that my body by no means equals my self-worth, but it is always nagging on me the way others perceive me. 10 year old Amanda in Scotland, fully covered up as usual. I have been… Continue reading On Body Image.
For Story Time, we read Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems, and after we did this pigeon craft inspired by Play Dough & Popsciles, it’s so cute! All you need is: Blue construction paper (for body) Blue tissue paper (for feathers) White Construction paper (for eye) Orange Construction paper (For beak) Googly… Continue reading Pigeon Craft