Tag: family

Family Celebrations for Valentine’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA

| February 12, 2019 | 39 Comments
Family Celebrations for Valentine’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA

Family Celebrations for Valentine’s Day Traditionally, Valentine’s Day has been a holiday for celebrating romantic love between sweethearts. Today, more and more people are choosing family celebrations to celebrate Valentine’s Day. This is especially popular for people who are single, or for couples who wish to include their children in the festivities. Turning Valentine’s Day into […]

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Reconnecting Made Fun with Mattel Games #ReconenctWithGames #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/08

| February 4, 2019 | 116 Comments
Reconnecting Made Fun with Mattel Games #ReconenctWithGames #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/08

Reconnecting Made Fun with Mattel Games Games. They have a way of reconnecting family and friends when they are played. With all of the devices my children have become familiar with, getting my gang together is becoming more and more difficult. Mattel Games Canada wants families to reconnect with loved ones without the use of […]

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23 Family Winter Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

| January 31, 2019 | 1 Comment
23 Family Winter Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

The longer, colder days are making way for the change of the season! Winter is here! Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean that you and your family have to be stuck inside during winter. The Ottawa-Gatineau region has plenty of events and activities to get you to enjoy the coldest of seasons! Here […]

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Crafting Some Love with DK Canada #ILoveDK ~ CAN 02/14

| January 19, 2019 | 2 Comments
Crafting Some Love with DK Canada #ILoveDK ~ CAN 02/14

Crafting Some Love with DK Canada Books and crafting. They are passions my family loves pursuing in our home. DK Canada asked us which book I would want to share as my favourite book I shared with you for 2018 for their #ILoveDK Contest. Since reading and crafts are such an awesome combo, I had […]

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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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5 Things to Do with Your Kids for Christmas #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

| December 17, 2018 | 97 Comments
5 Things to Do with Your Kids for Christmas #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

5 Things to Do with Your Kids for Christmas  Are you looking to create Christmas memories and traditions with your children? There are a number of fun activities you can take part in as a family to make a great holiday experience! Whether you’re looking to pass the time while you wait for dinner, or […]

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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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DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament

| December 5, 2018 | 11 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 | 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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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 | 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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13 Must Make Mickey Mouse Projects

| November 13, 2018 | 11 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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