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3 Gift Ideas for New Dads on Father’s Day

| May 30, 2017 | 6 Comments
3 Gift Ideas for New Dads on Father’s Day

  3 Gift Ideas for New Dads on Father’s Day Father’s Day will never be same once he has a baby of his own. New dads are so excited when they get to hold their little one for the first time and the way they view life often changes. Most first-time dads have their own feelings […]

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5 Mother’s Day Gifts on a Budget

| May 11, 2017 | 9 Comments
5 Mother’s Day Gifts on a Budget

  5 Mother’s Day Gifts on a Budget Do you struggle to find the best gift for mom? You can find that perfect Mother’s Day gift without breaking the bank when you look for unconventional ways to express your love. Instead of searching online and off for the perfect item, consider giving your mom something […]

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5 Valentine’s Day Gifts on a Budget

| January 24, 2017 | 6 Comments
5 Valentine’s Day Gifts on a Budget

  5 Valentine’s Day Gifts on a Budget Are you searching for the perfect gift for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day? Are you having trouble finding something nice that fits into your budget? Instead of searching for a specific item to buy, spend a little time coming up with something creative that shows them just […]

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Fun Photo Projects for Kids

| May 28, 2016 | 12 Comments
Fun Photo Projects for Kids

Fun Photo Projects for Kids     If you are a parent of young children, you know how hard it can be sometimes to find fun activities to do with your kids, that can compete with their use of the TV and Internet for their attention. As you may have seen, in yourself and others, […]

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Popularity of Toys

| February 16, 2016 | 6 Comments
Popularity of Toys

As a birthday approaches, I wonder how popular the gifts we picked will be. Apparently the magnetic tiles we got are played with every day by kids of bloggers everywhere, and I can attest that they have been a hit in real life. We got a gym mat from IKEA so the kids can wrassle […]

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A Festive Giveaway for your Family #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/07

| November 4, 2015 | 123 Comments
A Festive Giveaway for your Family #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/07

  There are so many things to do around the holiday season – whether you’re planning for a winter getaway, attending events or preparing for family reunions – it’s no wonder stocking stuffers can be overlooked. But, let’s not forget that for your kids (and adults too!), little surprises can be just as exciting as […]

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Gifting Made Easy with Breakaway Experiences! Review and Giveaway! #HolidayGiftGuide CAN 12/12

| November 3, 2015 | 58 Comments
Gifting Made Easy with Breakaway Experiences! Review and Giveaway! #HolidayGiftGuide CAN 12/12

Gifts. I love giving them, but I always wonder if I have found just the right gift for that special someone. Some people are really hard to gift shop for, and it can be a challenge. There are times that the perfect gift may not be found in a wrapped package. This is why I […]

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15 Amazing Children’s Crafts for Father’s Day

| May 21, 2015 | 15 Comments
15 Amazing Children’s Crafts for Father’s Day

Are you looking for crafts to make with your kids for Father’s Day? The list of amazing crafts to create below are perfect to give to dad on his special day. I am positive that you will find an ideal one to create. For more gift ideas, you can make a Snack Tie Box with […]

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2015 Mother’s Day Gift Guide ~ Helping Businesses Promote their Products/Services

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
2015 Mother’s Day Gift Guide ~ Helping Businesses Promote their Products/Services

We are preparing a Mother’s Day Gift Guide! It will run from April 7th to May 8th, 2015. By taking part in the Guide, it will give the opportunity for our members and followers, which are mostly moms and women bloggers, to found out more about your company and amazing products that you sell just in time for the […]

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Stocking Stuffer Ideas Under $20 at Mastermind Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/12

| December 23, 2014 | 89 Comments
Stocking Stuffer Ideas Under $20 at Mastermind Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/12

We are almost there! It is the home stretch until Christmas Day, and some parents (including myself) are still scrambling to get everything together in time. One of the things on my Christmas To-Do List is to help the Big Guy in Red out with items to fill my children’s stockings. Sure, candy and toothbrushes […]

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It’s Okay to Give Books as Gifts

| October 22, 2014 | 8 Comments
It’s Okay to Give Books as Gifts

I have two young children, ages 3 and 5, a girl and a boy, and I love it when they get books as gifts. Why? Because books can be shared, aren’t gender-specific, don’t go bad, and grow with my kids. Books are the perfect gift.. unless you’re going for the big reaction from the kid, […]

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Just For Mom – DK Canada Books #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/16

| May 27, 2014 | 23 Comments
Just For Mom – DK Canada Books #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/16

Ok, Mother’s Day is over and I couldn’t think of what to get my mom.  She has everything!  It was the same for me, I couldn’t think of anything when I was asked what  I would like for Mother’s Day.  Besides having a healthy, happy family, there is nothing…  Wait, I know of something I […]

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DK Canada Books: LEGO Play Book and The BIG BOOK of Crafts and Activities ~ Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 05/11

| April 23, 2014 | 43 Comments
DK Canada Books: LEGO Play Book and The BIG BOOK of Crafts and Activities ~ Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 05/11

Although, March break was gone before I received the DK Canada LEGO Playbook and The Big Book of Crafts & Activities, we still have so many other opportunities to make good use of them.  They sure will come in handy next March and through out the year. LEGO Play Book Ok, every kid I know […]

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Chocolate Affair Gala

| April 21, 2014 | 5 Comments
Chocolate Affair Gala

Who LOVES chocolate? Who loves FUN? Who loves giving back to the community? You can love all three at the same time on Wednesday, May 28th at the Ottawa Convention Centre. It’s the 7th annual Chocolate Affair Gala in support of the Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region. The Distress Centre provides 24/7 crisis counselling […]

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To Thank or Not to Thank…That is the Question

| January 7, 2014 | 12 Comments
To Thank or Not to Thank…That is the Question

My daughter has the fortune (or misfortune depending on perspective) of having her birthday about a week before Christmas. So, she more or less spends the month of December opening birthday and/or Christmas gifts from well-meaning relatives and friends. However, that puts this busy mom in a dilemma. Do I write a thank you card […]

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Polly Pocket Wall Party Mall on the Wall Playset Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/15

| November 21, 2013 | 47 Comments
Polly Pocket Wall Party Mall on the Wall Playset Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/15

Shop ‘Til You Drop With Polly! Girls and shopping go together just like peanut butter and jam!  If you ask anyone around here what girls like to do best, you will likely hear go shopping at the top of the list.  My daughter is five years old and she is already right into shopping.  As soon […]

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Remote Control 3 Pack Wax Pillars Flameless Candles by Candle Impressions #Review and #HolidayGiveaway #2013HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN/US 12/08

| November 7, 2013 | 48 Comments
Remote Control 3 Pack Wax Pillars Flameless Candles by Candle Impressions #Review and #HolidayGiveaway #2013HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN/US 12/08

Candle Impressions makes flameless candles. These candles look and feel and even smell like real candles. So much so that I’ve found myself time and time again jumping to stop my kids from getting too close to the flame before remembering that it’s just an LED bulb flickering away. These candles are made from real […]

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