Tag: reviews

Fun in the Sun with Tesalate Beach Towels Review

| August 9, 2019 | 15 Comments
Fun in the Sun with Tesalate Beach Towels Review

Is there anything better than relaxing at a beach on a sunny summer day? Warm weather in Canada is only here for a few months, and one of the best ways to soak up some fun in the sun is to pack up your beach towels, sunglasses, and sunscreen and have beach day! They’re the […]

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Marvel Studios’ Marvellous Captain Marvel Review!

| June 10, 2019 | 8 Comments
Marvel Studios’ Marvellous Captain Marvel Review!

Following the widely successful release of DC’s Wonder Woman in 2017, it has since paved a heroic path for more (super) women-led films to dominate the blockbuster forefront. Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel was no exception! Now, you can bring that barrier-blasting, intergalactic origin story as it launches on Digital May 28th and lands everywhere on […]

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Get Beside-U Handbags On Your Side! {A Review and Giveaway!} ~ CAN 03/31

| March 2, 2016 | 151 Comments
Get Beside-U Handbags On Your Side! {A Review and Giveaway!} ~ CAN 03/31

  When it comes to purses and handbags I look for functionality and comfort and then at style (and admittedly I am not a fashionista). Luckily, handbags and purses from Beside-U Canada combine all these features, making their bags the perfect addition to any woman’s handbag collection regardless of what it is needed for! When I was […]

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Soothe Baby Skin with AVEENO® Baby Daily Care Line

| April 1, 2015 | 8 Comments
Soothe Baby Skin with AVEENO® Baby Daily Care Line

All of my children have delicate skin, so when my 2 year-old son’s skin started showing some irritation due to either detergent or rough material against his skin, I cringed trying to figure out what product I could use to gently soothe his damaged skin that did not contain harsh chemicals. That is why I […]

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Ottawa Preschool Pool Crawl

| November 28, 2014 | 26 Comments
Ottawa Preschool Pool Crawl

As a former competitive swimmer, lifeguard, coach and all round lover of water I couldn’t wait to have kids so I could push them into my sport and live vicariously through them. Wait… that’s not right. I mean, I couldn’t wait to share my love of water with them. Yes! That’s what I meant. Either way, as soon […]

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Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

| July 29, 2014 | 58 Comments
Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

  I’ve been using the products I got from Boo Bamboo for about a week now. I wanted to give them a good trial so I could give you a solid review. And let me tell you, I love them! Boo Bamboo is a Canadian company specializing in hair and skin products made with organic […]

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Samko and Miko Toy Sale – Review

| November 21, 2013 | 12 Comments
Samko and Miko Toy Sale – Review

I went on Sunday with my two-year-old daughter and boyfriend to the Samko and Miko Toy Sale at the Ernst and Young Centre on Uplands Drive. I was not looking for anything in particular, except for toddler puzzles and Look and Find books. The first thing I took note of was the $7 parking fee. […]

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Book Review: Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad

| June 20, 2013 | 4 Comments
Book Review: Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad

Struggling with infertility is not easy. Coming to terms with the fact that you will never have your own biological child is devastating. But what if, when settling into your child-less life, you are suddenly given a toddler? That’s exactly what happens to Ana and James in the novel Everybody has Everything. After a car […]

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Littlest Pet Shop: Sweetest Pets DVD – A Review

| May 30, 2013 | 5 Comments
Littlest Pet Shop: Sweetest Pets DVD – A Review

When my husband and I decided to drive to Florida this past spring one of the things that kept us sane during the two and a half day road trip was the Littlest Pet Shop app on our iPad and a Littlest Pet Shop DVD. Littlest Pet Shop is great for children who love pets. […]

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Book Review: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

| February 4, 2013 | 4 Comments
Book Review: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

I recently read The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini.  This novel came out in 2003 and quickly became a best seller and was made into a movie in 2007.  It’s the story of Amir, an Afghan boy, who grows up privileged, and his best friend Hassan, who does not.  It follows Amir from boyhood through […]

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