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Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

| February 14, 2019 | 9 Comments
Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS My kids love to think of themselves as builders. They love to assemble amazing items out of building bricks and objects from around our home. STEM is a part of a lot of the toys my kids own. HEXBUG wants children to explore and enjoy the world of […]

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Learning Made Fun with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/08

| February 7, 2019 | 47 Comments
Learning Made Fun with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/08

Learning Made Fun with DK Canada Learning can be a challenge for children, especially STEM subjects. If these subjects are put to young learners in a way that interests them, there is more of a chance that kids will want to delve more into it. DK Canada has a collection of books that focus on […]

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Jump into the New Year with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/01

| January 3, 2019 | 85 Comments
Jump into the New Year with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/01

Jump into the New Year with DK Canada The New Year. It is about wanting to jump into a new way of being to get a fresh start in our lives. This can be done in so many different ways. Learning how to make certain parts of our lives better is what DK Canada loves to […]

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A Day at the Museum of History/Children’s Museum

| January 2, 2019 | 2 Comments
A Day at the Museum of History/Children’s Museum

A Day at the Museum of History/Children’s Museum There are so many great attractions to visit with kids in the Ottawa/Gatineau area. On the top of our list is the Canadian Museum of History, in particular the Children’s Museum. It’s great on those yucky winter days when it’s too cold to play in the snow […]

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Whimsical Toys for Kids with JAKKS Pacific #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/11

| December 11, 2018 | 150 Comments
Whimsical Toys for Kids with JAKKS Pacific #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/11

Whimsical Toys for Kids with JAKKS Pacific Magic is one of the best parts of the holiday season. Toys can add whimsical fun to playtime. JAKKS Pacific knows all about the magic an amazing toy can bring to a child. They have an array of toys that kids love playing with. My family was asked if […]

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Laugh Through Playtime with Funrise Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

| December 7, 2018 | 105 Comments
Laugh Through Playtime with Funrise Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

Laugh Through Playtime with Funrise Toys Laughter. It is one of the main goals of playtime. Hearing a child laugh as they are playing lets parents know their little one is happy. Funrise Toys is all about adding laughter to playtime. They have a bevy of toys that bring out the giggles in children. My […]

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Connect and Have Fun with Kroeger Inc. #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

| December 6, 2018 | 88 Comments
Connect and Have Fun with Kroeger Inc. #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

Connect and Have Fun with Kroeger Inc. Getting your gang together and being on the same page is more difficult than ever! Devices and television are great to have at your family’s disposal, but they separate families from getting to know each other. Kroeger Inc. wants to connect families and friends with their collection of games […]

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3 Toys to Gift That Bring Wonder to Kids #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

| December 4, 2018 | 156 Comments
3 Toys to Gift That Bring Wonder to Kids #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

3 Toys to Gift That Bring Wonder to Kids Some of the best toys bring about a sense of wonder. They allow kids to imagine and be brought into a new world of fun. Now that the holiday season is upon us, parents and loved ones are on the hunt, are you looking for toys […]

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Power Up Playtime with Funrise Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

| December 3, 2018 | 124 Comments
Power Up Playtime with Funrise Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

Power Up Playtime with Funrise Toys Playtime can be fun in many different ways. Power-packed toys allow kids to jump into a world of action to go on amusing journeys. Funrise Toys knows all about having fun and playtime. They have a variety of toys that make playtime an adventure. They asked my family if some […]

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Getting All A-Flutter at Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature

| November 29, 2018 | 11 Comments
Getting All A-Flutter at Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature

Getting All A-Flutter at Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature Cool days have moved  in to Canada’s capital. Luckily, things are heating up with the return of Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature. It is a bright and warm exhibition that introduces live, tropical butterflies to visitors that they would […]

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Playing Through the Holidays with Kroeger Inc. #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/28

| November 27, 2018 | 101 Comments
Playing Through the Holidays with Kroeger Inc. #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/28

Playing Through the Holidays with Kroeger Inc. Keeping a family entertained and away from a screen can be a bit of a challenge, especially during the holiday season. A great way to get the gang having fun during this special time of the year is by playing games! Kroeger Inc.  is all about connecting people with […]

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Hop into the Holiday Season with DK Canada Books #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/21

| November 19, 2018 | 86 Comments
Hop into the Holiday Season with DK Canada Books #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/21

Hop into the Holiday Season with DK Canada The holiday season is right around the corner. Have you begun the tasks of holiday gift shopping for your loved ones this year? Are there certain people on your list who love learning? DK Canada is the place to look for books on plenty of subjects for people […]

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Gift Memories This Holiday Season with Canvas Factory #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 12/21

| November 15, 2018 | 161 Comments
Gift Memories This Holiday Season with Canvas Factory #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 12/21

Gift Memories This Holiday Season with Canvas Factory My son. His smile can light up a room in an instant. I have been racking my brain to figure out a special gift to give him this holiday season. I found a fun photo of my little guy that brought back one of my favourite memories […]

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Blaze into Adventure with Dragons from Playmobil Canada #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/14

| November 8, 2018 | 295 Comments
Blaze into Adventure with Dragons from Playmobil Canada #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/14

Blaze into Adventure with Dragons from Playmobil Canada  Adventure. Playtime is made fun when there is adventure to be had. Toys that lend themselves to allow kids to jump into fun situations are always great to play with. Playmobil Canada loves to make the imagination of children soar with their playsets that span various categories. They […]

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Get Revved Up for Fun with MGA Entertainment #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/07

| November 1, 2018 | 225 Comments
Get Revved Up for Fun with MGA Entertainment #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/07

Get Revved Up for Fun with MGA Entertainment It’s no secret that my kids love toys. Some of their favourites are those that bring energy to playtime. MGA Entertainment has a variety of toys that adds action to a child’s fun time! We were asked to play with some of their toys that would help kids get […]

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Ride to Fun with Lucky’s Happy Home from Playmobil Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/07

| October 25, 2018 | 402 Comments
Ride to Fun with Lucky’s Happy Home from Playmobil Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/07

Ride to Fun with Lucky’s Happy Home from Playmobil Canada Friendship. This is one of the main themes behind the Dreamworks series “Spirit: Riding Free.” It is a series based on a girl named Lucky. She moves to the countryside in Miradero with her father, Jim, Aunt Cora, and horse, Spirit. They live in a beautiful […]

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Give Toys as Treats this Halloween with MGA Entertainment #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

| October 17, 2018 | 168 Comments
Give Toys as Treats this Halloween with MGA Entertainment #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

Give Toys as Treats this Halloween with MGA Entertainment Candy. It is one of the things kids look forward to getting on Halloween. Yes, candy is sweet, sticky and yummy, but the fun disappears as soon as the last treat has been eaten. There are even some children who are not able to enjoy these […]

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Fun Back to School Learning with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/09

| October 4, 2018 | 92 Comments
Fun Back to School Learning with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/09

Fun Back to School Learning with DK Canada Back to school. It is the time of the year when my kids want more answers to some of the things they are learning at school. I love that they are so full of curiosity, but there are times that I am not able to supply all […]

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3 Toys to Discover Fun Through Play This Fall ~ CAN 11/02

| September 26, 2018 | 67 Comments
3 Toys to Discover Fun Through Play This Fall ~ CAN 11/02

3 Toys to Discover Fun Through Play This Fall! Summer may be over soon, but does that mean that playtime has to end? NO WAY! Fall is a great time to discover fun. Whether it be after school or during the weekend, fun times can be had during this time of the year. My family […]

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Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

| September 10, 2018 | 242 Comments
Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot The kids are back to school! With this change comes a busier schedule for our family. We have after school activities and playdates to work our family meals around. There are nights when, as parents, we relent to a junk night, but we want to try to have […]

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Step Back in Time at Laurier House National Historic Site #ParksCanada

| September 7, 2018 | 4 Comments
Step Back in Time at Laurier House National Historic Site #ParksCanada

Step Back in Time at Laurier House National Historic Site #ParksCanada Nestled in the vibrant neighbourhood of Sandy Hill, Laurier House is one of Canada’s National Historic Sites. It was home to two of Canada’s Prime Ministers and contemporaries Sir Wilfred Laurier and William Lyon Mackenzie King. What makes this site a must-visit is that it […]

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Work and Play Made Easier with an Epson Printer #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/05

| September 3, 2018 | 237 Comments
Work and Play Made Easier with an Epson Printer #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/05

Work and Play Made Easier with Epson #Review It’s that time of the year again! Families are getting ready to go back to school and there are so many supplies needed to be ready. One item a family relies on, especially if they have a computer, is a a printer. A great printer would be […]

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Enhance Memories with CanvasChamp Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/28

| August 30, 2018 | 55 Comments
Enhance Memories with CanvasChamp Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/28

Memories. We like to capture them in photos on our smartphones and share them over our social media channels or put them in frames. Both of these methods are great, but there is nothing that makes these moments in time pop. CanvasChamp likes making memories special by transferring your favourite photos onto canvas. This can help […]

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Learn and Delight in Summer with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/28

| August 23, 2018 | 61 Comments
Learn and Delight in Summer with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/28

Learning can be fun in so many ways during the summer. Finding a great book that contains easy to great information and amazing images is one way to make this happen. DK Canada has a variety of books that makes readers delight in many different topics for readers of all ages. They asked our family if […]

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