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

| December 11, 2018 | 12 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 | 32 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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DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament

| December 5, 2018 | 8 Comments
DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament

DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament This Rudolph tealight ornament are so cute, don’t you think? With the exception of the battery-operated tealights themselves, you may already have all the other necessary supplies on hand. This is a fun holiday craft project that even younger kids can help you with, as long as supervision is provided. Paint […]

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

| November 29, 2018 | 10 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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How to Build Your Sick Day Kit #Bayer

| November 28, 2018 | 11 Comments
How to Build Your Sick Day Kit #Bayer

This post is sponsored by Bayer.  To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label.   It’s REALLY beginning to look a lot like the holiday season already! With the change of temperature, it is time to be extra careful to prevent viruses that can cause us to be […]

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

| November 27, 2018 | 55 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 | 72 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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13 Must Make Mickey Mouse Projects

| November 13, 2018 | 10 Comments
13 Must Make Mickey Mouse Projects

Are you in search of fun, Mickey Mouse projects the whole family can join in on? If the answer is yes, this post was written especially for you. Mickey Mouse made his screen debut on November 18th, 1928. This day was proclaimed Mickey’s birthday by the well renown Walt Disney. In celebration of Mickey’s 90th […]

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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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Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm

| October 22, 2018 | 9 Comments
Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm

Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm Halloween is approaching and there is no better place to be to get into the spooky spirit than Saunders Farm! I recently posted about their summer time activities, but Halloween is where they take it to the next level. It’s a new tradition that we take the whole family to […]

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Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating

| October 11, 2018 | 13 Comments
Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating

Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating Trick or treating is a great Halloween tradition but it’s not always practical. In fact, depending on where you live, dressing up and knocking on doors may not be very safe or perhaps your kids are older and the thought of trick or treating has lost its appeal. […]

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Fall into These 5 Tips to Boost Your Family’s Immune System for Cold Season ~ Giveaway 11/09

| October 10, 2018 | 50 Comments
Fall into These 5 Tips to Boost Your Family’s Immune System for Cold Season ~ Giveaway 11/09

Fall into These 5 Tips to Boost Your Family’s Immune System for Cold Season Fall. This season signals the beginning of so many things. The temperature starts to get cooler. The leaves on trees change into many miraculous colours. The sounds of coughing, sniffling, and sneezing with the arrival of cold season. Our immune system […]

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Find Everything You’ll Need At A Trade Show For Moms

| October 8, 2018 | 7 Comments
Find Everything You’ll Need At A Trade Show For Moms

Find Everything You’ll Need At A Trade Show For Moms Larger cities are a great place to be a parent and raise your family, with many resources and things to do in a bustling city’s many vibrant communities. No matter where you live, preparing for the arrival of a new baby can feel overwhelming at […]

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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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Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours #ParksCanada

| October 3, 2018 | 11 Comments
Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours #ParksCanada

Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours  Did you know that the Rideau Canal is Ontario’s only UNESCO World Heritage site? There is more to this site than it being known as the world’s longest skating rink. The summer is a great time to venture along this canal and learn its history. Many residents […]

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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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2018 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions

| September 20, 2018 | 3 Comments
2018 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions

2018 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions We are preparing a Holiday Gift Guide full of product reviews for Moms, Dads and Kids! It will run from mid October 2018 to mid December, 2018. By taking part in the Guide, it will give the opportunity for our members and followers, which are mostly moms and […]

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Get Ready to Jam with School of Rock – The Musical #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 09/19

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Get Ready to Jam with School of Rock – The Musical #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 09/19

Get Ready to Jam with School of Rock – The Musical A group of kids. A substitute teacher with a dream. A love to rock out! This is what School of Rock – The Musical is all about! Broadway Across Canada is bringing this show to the National Arts Centre for families to enjoy!   […]

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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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Being a Xennial Parent

| September 5, 2018 | 2 Comments
Being a Xennial Parent

I’m apparently of the “Xennial” micro-generation (Finally, I’ve felt so lost without a designation for years), which means that I was born in the late-70s-early-80s range. Not quite Gen X, not quite Millennial. We grew up with an analog childhood and a digital adulthood (Atari and Super Mario Bros doesn’t count, I guess? Pfft). It’s […]

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Green Gables Heritage Place: Fun Family Experience #ParksCanada #Review

| August 22, 2018 | 7 Comments
Green Gables Heritage Place: Fun Family Experience #ParksCanada #Review

Green Gables Heritage Place is the setting for the beloved 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables by author Lucy Maud Montgomery. It’s the story about the adventures of an 11-year-old orphan girl, Anne Shirley, living in the fictional town of Avonlea on Prince Edward Island. She was mistakenly sent to two middle-aged siblings; Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, […]

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Technology Plus Sport Equals Fun with HEXBUG #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/07

| August 2, 2018 | 120 Comments
Technology Plus Sport Equals Fun with HEXBUG #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/07

Technology Plus Sport Equals Fun with HEXBUG The world came together a few weeks ago to watch their country compete to win in the biggest soccer tournament in Russia. It was great to watch each of the teams battle it out until one team was crowned champion. My family wished we could bring the fun […]

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