Heading to Vancouver Island this Summer? Make sure to visit Salt Spring Island for a truly unique experience.

Salt Spring Island

When people from the Mainland come to Vancouver Island they often comment on how much more calm life is over here. As a newbie to …

An ideal Mothers Day

An Ideal Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day – A day to honour Mom. A day to thank our mother and/or mother figures for all the sacrifices she …

freshly squeezed lemonade

Freshly Squeezed Lemonade

As I have mentioned before my son loves to be in the kitchen with me. His absolute favorite thing to make is …

free range parenting

We’ve Lost the Village

My heart aches for a time when things were simpler. I want my children to grow up where neighbours look out for …

Letter K alphabet activities

Letter K Activities

We had to get a little creative this week to come up with ideas for the letter K. To get us off …

Easter

Over the top Holidays

It was Good Friday and I stopped in at Toys R Us to buy a few birthday presents. The store was packed with …

alphabet activities

Letter J Activities

Much like the letter G I had difficulties coming up with ideas for the letter J. I think our biggest set-back is that I …

over-thinkers

For All the Over-Thinkers!

Getting lost in a book is one of my favorite pastimes. My most treasured books are the ones I am able to …

super easy cinnamon buns

Super Easy Cinnamon Buns

There is nothing better than the smell of freshly baked cinnamon buns wafting out of your kitchen. However, if you have ever …

alphabet activities

Letter i Activities

Lots of science, crafts and hands-on activities for the letter I (plus free printables!). On ‘The Princess and the Tot‘ site I found …