Tag: toddlers

Ride the Path with Polar Stroller Skis! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/10

| November 13, 2017 | 55 Comments
Ride the Path with Polar Stroller Skis! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/10

    Ride the Path with Polar Stroller Skis! Polar Stroller is a small family business (husband & wife team) in Calgary, who design and manufacture skis for strollers and bike trailers in Canada. They first designed their products for their own personal use, to be able to continue to enjoy winter walks with their […]

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Changing the Trend on Food and Beverage Marketing to Children

| June 9, 2017 | 13 Comments
Changing the Trend on Food and Beverage Marketing to Children

  Changing the Trend on Food and Beverage Marketing to Children       Did you know that children are being marketed to on a daily basis? This is especially true when it comes to the food they consume.  We all want what’s best for our children—especially when it comes to their health and nutrition. […]

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Staying Calm in the Midst of Kid Chaos

| August 29, 2016 | 6 Comments
Staying Calm in the Midst of Kid Chaos

    Staying Calm in the Midst of Kid Chaos For most moms, life is hectic. Shuffling kids today care, school, sports; running to the grocery store; making breakfast, lunch, and dinner; not to mention making a living. Stress abounds, and it is very difficult to keep your cool when your daughter is crying because […]

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Fun and Function Come into Play with CHEWIGEM®! #Review #Giveaway CAN 07/31

| June 23, 2016 | 29 Comments
Fun and Function Come into Play with CHEWIGEM®! #Review #Giveaway CAN 07/31

  My kids love jewellery. They have a ball whenever they get to check out all of the fun accessories I have on my dresser and love it when they get to play with their own pieces or look at fun ones when at different stores. Whether they are playing Dress-Up or need something to […]

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Kids Can Sprout and Play in Peekaboo Beans! #PlayingWithPB

| June 1, 2016 | 12 Comments
Kids Can Sprout and Play in Peekaboo Beans! #PlayingWithPB

  Peekaboo Beans Summer 2016 Collection    Since winter has pretty much rolled into summer in my neck of the woods, my other half are beginning to scramble to make sure they have the right clothing. We want to make sure they are comfortable in this warm weather, yet not grow out of the pieces so […]

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Start Learning Early with VTech! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 05/23

| April 19, 2016 | 65 Comments
Start Learning Early with VTech! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 05/23

There are so many ways to get younger children learning. One way my kids love learning is through play. At my home, we make learning into games so it is fun for them to retain what they are picking up and to retain. I was asked to see if my kids wanted to continue their […]

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Drift Off to Sleep with Cloud b Toys #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 05/16

| April 15, 2016 | 73 Comments
Drift Off to Sleep with Cloud b Toys #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 05/16

Bedtime can be a hard time for parents and kids alike! Some kids are afraid of the dark or are night hawks, making night time a long event kids and parents dread. Cloud b understands this issue and has created sensory toys to make bedtime a more peaceful and magical experience. I was asked to […]

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Learning Goes 3D with Prismland! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/25

| March 24, 2016 | 43 Comments
Learning Goes 3D with Prismland! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/25

When it comes to learning, children are like sponges. They pick on everything they see and are told, and they can retain it. My younger children are 3 and 4 years-old, so they are constantly asking us questions about, well, EVERTYHING! We are now teaching them to read and simple math. When Prismland asked my […]

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Let Kids Relax and Imagine with The Bodhi Tree and Stacey – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/20

| November 16, 2015 | 16 Comments
Let Kids Relax and Imagine with The Bodhi Tree and Stacey – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/20

My kids can be, well, a bit rambunctious. They like to get outside and run around, exploring the world in front of them. They are also captivated by all of the sights and sounds around them when they are out and about at school or when running errands with me. Since they are 4 and […]

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Take Playskool’s Play-Stow-Go Toys Wherever You Go!

| October 15, 2015 | 5 Comments
Take Playskool’s Play-Stow-Go Toys Wherever You Go!

Children, including babies and toddlers, love to play. Children need this form of activity for many reasons. Play allows babies to become stronger, improve their fine motor skills through sensory play. Playskool understands the importance of play for young children. Their new line of Play-Stow-Go toys encourage young children to be able to play on […]

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My Son is a Big Kid with Pull-Ups Learning Designs! #ByeByeDiapers

| October 2, 2015 | 12 Comments
My Son is a Big Kid with Pull-Ups Learning Designs! #ByeByeDiapers

  Check out this video of my son and I talking about our potty training experience!     This is our little guy.     Potty training our son has been such a rite of passage for him. He wants to do everything his big sister is doing, and he can’t wait to be done […]

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Splash and Play All Day with MyMayu Rain Boots! – Review and Giveaway! CAN 10/19

| September 24, 2015 | 53 Comments
Splash and Play All Day with MyMayu Rain Boots! – Review and Giveaway! CAN 10/19

Fall is here! Accompanying the shorter, cooler days is the rain. My kids live for days like these! Finding a puddle to splash and muck about in is the goal of a rainy day outing with my little ones, but it is not as fun to do when their clunky rain boots weigh them down […]

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Give Kids a Good Start at School with Eye See…Eye Learn®!

| September 21, 2015 | 10 Comments
Give Kids a Good Start at School with Eye See…Eye Learn®!

  My daughter has just started junior kindergarten this year, and we had a checklist of the things we made sure she had before attending her first day of class. We scurried to make sure she had school supplies, clothes for class, a check-up with our family doctor and an eye exam with an Optometrists. […]

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Let Your Little One Enjoy Their Safe Play Area with the Artbee Foldable Playmat! ~ Giveaway CAN 08/24

| July 27, 2015 | 114 Comments
Let Your Little One Enjoy Their Safe Play Area with the Artbee Foldable Playmat! ~ Giveaway CAN 08/24

  The Artbee Folder Playmat was developed by a mother who wanted to provide the safest & fun space for kids & toddlers. Artbee Playmat is now available in Hong Kong, Canada, and Germany. This playmat can be easily be transformed into different play structures such as a sofa, tunnel or the play partition. This […]

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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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25 St. Patrick’s Day Books for Kids

| March 2, 2015 | 9 Comments
25 St. Patrick’s Day Books for Kids

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, so why not get your kids green with envy about Leprechauns, pot of gold, and Irish luck by reading a St. Patrick Day book with them!  You can purchase these books at Indigo/Chapters/Coles, Amazon or barrow them from your local library.    King Puck by Michael Garland: 006084809X A […]

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An Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Box

| February 4, 2015 | 6 Comments
An Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Box

I love Valentine’s Day. As a kid, my family was totally into it. Well, I guess it was my mom that was the most into it and by default we all were. However, now that I’m a mom I’m all over the cheesy celebratory dinner and sharing of the love. As kids, we made Valentines’ Day […]

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Make Your Garden a Safe Haven for Children

| January 26, 2015 | 9 Comments
Make Your Garden a Safe Haven for Children

We all have fond memories of playing outdoors as children. For little ones, a garden is a place where your imagination can roam free; the washing pole can become the mast of a ship on a stormy sea, the picnic table transforms into the perfect hiding place in a game of hide-and-seek, or the lawn a football […]

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Christmas Shopping Made Easier with #MattelHoliday Toys! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/21

| November 30, 2014 | 107 Comments
Christmas Shopping Made Easier with #MattelHoliday Toys! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/21

Christmas shopping can be a daunting chore, especially if you are unsure of what to get the little one on your gift giving list. You want to make sure that they will be happy on Christmas morning when they unwrap their gifts under the tree. Well, a bit of the trouble has been taken off […]

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Becoming a Big Kid with I See Me! Personalized Books and Gifts + Giveaway! CAN/US 12/07 #HolidayGiftGuide

| November 5, 2014 | 35 Comments
Becoming a Big Kid with I See Me! Personalized Books and Gifts + Giveaway! CAN/US 12/07 #HolidayGiftGuide

It has been great to see my younger daughter grow from a newborn to the tall toddler she is today. She has gone from not being able to do much to being able to walking, putting together proper sentences, and dancing and learning colours, the alphabet and beginning to love reading. I want to continue […]

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The Big Girl Bed

| September 24, 2014 | 16 Comments
The Big Girl Bed

Last week, we transitioned my youngest, who recently turned two, into her Big Girl Bed. It’s funny how quickly the moment snuck up on us. It doesn’t seem that long ago that my eldest was, well, that very little person in the photo to the left. I remember back in 2009, posting that photo to […]

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Getting My Toddlers On Board for Chores!

| September 5, 2014 | 17 Comments
Getting My Toddlers On Board for Chores!

Chores. They are the tasks that no one looks forward to doing around their home, but they have to get done! Around my home we get my little ones involved in some of the chores we have to accomplish. We let them help us around the house for two reasons: 1. It keeps them from […]

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Fun in the Summer Sun at Calypso Theme Waterpark

| July 24, 2014 | 9 Comments
Fun in the Summer Sun at Calypso Theme Waterpark

It is summertime, it’s hot. And the wading pool in the backyard is just not cutting it for your little ones. What should you do? Solution: Calypso Theme Waterpark! My family was excited to be going to Calypso.  Before our visit to the park, I showed them all of the slides and the different areas […]

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Wee Squeak Fun Shoes For Kids Review, Giveaway and 50% Off Coupon~ CAN/US 05/18

| April 23, 2014 | 53 Comments
Wee Squeak Fun Shoes For Kids Review, Giveaway and 50% Off Coupon~ CAN/US 05/18

Ah, it looks like spring is here!  It feels like we were in winter mode a long time this year.  I can’t wait to get my little one back into shoes and pack away those winter snow boots.  As usual, after a long winter, the shoes she had been wearing last fall, no longer fit. […]

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