Colour Sorting Activity

This super simple activity only requires two things: connecting blocks and colored plastic cups. I used connecting counting cubes from Walmart that I purchased for five dollars. The cups I used were from IKEA, and they were $1.99/6 cups. My daughter is big into collecting and sorting right now. I was struggling to find a …

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Creating a Worthwhile Autumn Staycation

Life has become increasingly difficult with the addition of a newborn. Our schedules have shifted to accommodate his long list of needs, and we have needed to alter how we entertain my toddler as well. We've been forced to look into local activities to do as a family, and we've been pleasantly surprised at what …

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Camping Programming Ideas

One of the best parts of summer is spending the majority of your time outdoors. The weather is warm, the trees and vegetation are plentiful, the days are long and the stars shine brightly. Summer makes most people feel amazing, especially after a long Canadian winter. One of my personal favourite pastimes during the summer …

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25 Random Facts About Me (Journalwithme#2)

As the title says, this week's Journalwithme asks me to list 25 random facts about myself. I'm going to list them without explanation, and try to be as blunt as possible. Here we go! 25 Random Facts About Me 1. I was originally supposed to be named Sarah. My mother named me Melissa after two …

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