Earth Week

If you read just one book this Earth Day, let it be this one. The Lorax set the perfect tone for our school’s Earth Week activities (Lights Out Day, Community Clean Up, Litterless Lunch Day, and Walk to School Day). …

In Colour

Yellow sounds like excited children giggling like jelly beans, bouncing away… Fuschia tastes like strawberry cake on a birthday… White smells like daisies dancing with the wind… I am so incredibly impressed. We’ve been learning about using “powerful words” to …

Monday Morning

- Is “heck” a bad word? – Brent and I got started on our registry this weekend and it took all of my strength not to zap everything in sight with one of those laser guns. – I put on …

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(Images courtesy of I Want To Be Her, via A Cup of Jo)

A dilemma

What on Earth does one wear when Canucks Day and Vaisakhi happen to fall on the exact same day? A traditional kurta pajama accessorized with a Canucks sticker, of course. Happy Vaisakhi, everyone – and go, Canucks, go!

All Aboard

I never watch hockey.  I kind of couldn’t care less.  However, now that our Vancouver Canucks are in the playoffs and won their first game against the Chicago Blackhawks last night, I’m riding shotgun on the bandwagon. I can see …