Tag: featured

Decorate Your Home For Fall #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

| October 19, 2018 | 9 Comments
Decorate Your Home For Fall #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

Decorate Your Home For Fall Are you the type that loves to decorate your home? Now that fall is in full swing, there are so many great options. Whether you want to cover your table in a scattering of faux leaves and tiny pumpkins or want to add a glorious wreath in autumnal colours, you […]

Continue Reading

Celebrate Turkey All Month Long with Canadian Turkey #TurkeyTime #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

| October 18, 2018 | 60 Comments
Celebrate Turkey All Month Long with Canadian Turkey #TurkeyTime #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

Celebrate Turkey All Month Long with Canadian Turkey  October. Canadians cheer when this month comes along so we can celebrate Thanksgiving with our loved ones. Many Canadians love to be thankful around the table with a lovely turkey as the star of the meal. It is thought that we have to wait until Christmas to […]

Continue Reading

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

| October 17, 2018 | 30 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 […]

Continue Reading

Our Kids Private School Expo in Ottawa on October 28th!

| October 17, 2018 | 2 Comments
Our Kids Private School Expo in Ottawa on October 28th!

Our Kids Private School Expo in Ottawa on October 28th! The school your child attends has a profound impact on his or her success. The right school just as the wrong one, can make a lasting impact, which is why so many Ottawa area families are beginning to research private schools as an option. For nearly 20 […]

Continue Reading

Disney’s Castaway Cay – Things to See and Do

| October 16, 2018 | 12 Comments
Disney’s Castaway Cay – Things to See and Do

Disney’s Castaway Cay – Things to See and Do There’s no iron-clad rule that says you have to set foot off the ship, when you’re on a Disney cruise. Some people don’t. But, if you plan to spend time on Castaway Cay (the Disney cruise line’s private island), here’s a short list of things to […]

Continue Reading

Creative Ways to Have Fun with Halloween

| October 15, 2018 | 11 Comments
Creative Ways to Have Fun with Halloween

Creative Ways to Have Fun with Halloween Not everyone celebrates Halloween the same way (or at all), and if you are looking for some ways to have fun with Halloween aside from just trick-or-treating, then you’re in luck. We have some great, fun ideas for celebrating Halloween that you can do as a family. You […]

Continue Reading

How To Make Pumpkin Puree

| October 12, 2018 | 17 Comments
How To Make Pumpkin Puree

Is it really fall without pumpkins…or a fresh batch of homemade pumpkin puree? It might seem a tad daunting at first to prepare, but it’s actually quite easy if you follow this wonderful baking recipe, no matter your skillset in the kitchen! I’ll admit, even I was wary to tackle on preparing puree from my […]

Continue Reading

Fun Halloween Activities Besides Trick or Treating

| October 11, 2018 | 12 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. […]

Continue Reading

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

| October 10, 2018 | 34 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 […]

Continue Reading

Life Lessons from Disney Princesses #DisneySMMC

| October 9, 2018 | 9 Comments
Life Lessons from Disney Princesses #DisneySMMC

Life Lessons from Disney Princesses If you’re a Disney fan, there’s a good chance you have a favourite Disney princess. Maybe you have trouble picking just one since there are so many wonderful princess to choose from, and they all have wonderful lessons to teach us. How would you describe your favourite Disney Princesses: brave, […]

Continue Reading

20 School Lunch Ideas

| October 5, 2018 | 9 Comments
20 School Lunch Ideas

Do you not feel good about the lunches being served at your child’s school? Many parents don’t. This is why parents turn to packing a lunch for their children. The only problem is that you often run out of ideas. Some kids are content with eating the same sandwich throughout the school year, but other […]

Continue Reading

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

| October 4, 2018 | 50 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 […]

Continue Reading

Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours #ParksCanada

| October 3, 2018 | 10 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 […]

Continue Reading

Disney Facts that Will Make You Feel Old

| October 2, 2018 | 10 Comments
Disney Facts that Will Make You Feel Old

What’s not to love about Disney? Most of us have childhood memories of our favourite Disney movies and characters. They shape our childhoods. They teach us life lessons, and they make us laugh (and sometimes cry). Whether it’s a classic Disney movie, or your favourite shows on the Disney Channel, it all has nostalgic feel. […]

Continue Reading

Furnaces: Renting Versus Owning

| October 1, 2018 | 10 Comments
Furnaces: Renting Versus Owning

Furnaces: Renting Versus Owning When you own a home, a furnace is a must. It would be unimaginable to have a home without one, especially in colder climates—heating your home in winter months goes far beyond simple comfort. The big question surrounding furnaces lately, however, may surprise you: recently, more and more homeowners are trying […]

Continue Reading

Coffee Recipes Served 9 Ways

| September 28, 2018 | 18 Comments
Coffee Recipes Served 9 Ways

Coffee is a rich in history as it is in flavour. When it comes to this popular brew, most people either love it or hate it. There really is no “middle ground.” History tells us that the first coffee was probably consumed by chewing it. African tribes people combined animal fat with ground coffee berries, […]

Continue Reading

16 Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa

| September 27, 2018 | 4 Comments
16 Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa

16 Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa Fall is here! Just because the days are becoming shorter and cooler does not mean the fun in Ottawa has come to an end! There are plenty of fun fall family activities happening in and around the city for your family to enjoy! We have put together a list […]

Continue Reading

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

| September 26, 2018 | 55 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 […]

Continue Reading

National Baby Safety Month with Dreambaby ~ Giveaway CAN 11/02

| September 25, 2018 | 64 Comments
National Baby Safety Month with Dreambaby ~ Giveaway CAN 11/02

NATIONAL BABY SAFETY MONTH From the moment they enter this world, a baby is one of the most precious gifts and parents do whatever they can to provide them as much love, affection and security as possible. September is National Baby Safety Month and while safety is very much top-of-mind for parents the other 11 […]

Continue Reading

Travel Tips When You’re Driving Far to Get to Disney World

| September 25, 2018 | 11 Comments
Travel Tips When You’re Driving Far to Get to Disney World

Travel Tips When You’re Driving Far to Get to Disney World Each vacation you take is full of memories to last a lifetime. From the car ride itself, to the actual destination and fun activities you have planned, you are sure to have plenty to reminisce about. A trip to Disney will certainly be a […]

Continue Reading

Fall Into a New Routine

| September 24, 2018 | 4 Comments
Fall Into a New Routine

This post is sponsored by Bayer. To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label. It’s finally time to say goodbye to summer, and to say hello to fall! It’s such a beautiful time of year, and the perfect season to pull out your cozy sweaters and enjoy all […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Tips To Make Back-To-School Easier with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/19

| September 20, 2018 | 219 Comments
Tips To Make Back-To-School Easier with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/19

Tips to Make Back-To-School Easier with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyMakesItEasy  Back-To-School is a time of the year when families start to rev up their schedules. Our lives become hectic with lessons, practices, meetings, and playdates. All of these events make getting healthy meals that are budget-friendly for our families more of a challenge. Canadian Turkey wants to […]

Continue Reading

Get Crafty with Rock Painting

| September 19, 2018 | 9 Comments
Get Crafty with Rock Painting

Remember the days when crafts were simple and required very few supplies? What happened to those days? If you’re tired of spending lots of money at your local craft store for supplies your kids don’t end up using, it’s time to rethink things. Let’s go back to the days when crafts were more about being […]

Continue Reading