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Category: Educational

Holiday fun with VTech!

Are you looking for a last minute gift or are wondering what you get that little kid in your life? Ooooh, I have something fabulous to share with you from V-Tech this holiday season from my twins.  They love their new toys and they want you to win something special as well.   From V-Tech, I’ll be sharing their top picks! Twin B loves…

Weird but True from National Geographic celebrates its 10th Anniversary!

National Geographic Kids is my son’s favourite.  Once he learned how to read and whenever we hit a bookstore he always leaves with one of their books.  I enjoy them too and it’s something my son and I will do together.  Just the two of us.  Last night he asked if we could read together and I think my heart grew 100…

Holiday gift ideas for Tweens and Kids from Hexbug

HEXBUG is a well-known and well-loved toy brand that teaches Canadian kids and tweens about science, tech, engineering and math (STEM) concepts.   We first discovered Hexbug years ago and it really is one of our most favourite brands to play with and promote.   I have two new cool toys to tell you about.  Right now the twins are all over the Hexbug Ring…

Toy Feature 1: Professor Maxwell’s 4D Chef- A lesson behind every bite!

“Immerse yourself into Professor Maxwell’s 4D Kitchen and discover the science behind food with 18 interactive recipes that come alive in augmented reality! What’s the difference between good fat and bad fat? What is Gluten? Why do apples brown? Professor Maxwell explains the wonders of food science, while teaching you many of his favorite recipes, like making your very own pizza as you learn about the power…

The Whole Life Expo is this weekend! Nov.9-11, 2018

As always, The Whole Life Expo is one of my favourite expo’s to attend in Toronto.  Its location is convenient as year after year you can find it at The Metro Convention Centre in the heart of the city.  Close to so many great restaurants and boutique hotels and the picturesque Lake Ontario this expo has everything you need, my healthy, organic loving friends. As you…

Plans for summer? Head to the Y for camp!

What are your plans for the kids this summer? Do you stay home and head to the park? Send them off to their grandparents? Go camping, vacationing or do you take it day by day?  I’m a take it day by day kind of gal but we do have some trips this summer and some days for the kids to head to day camp.  Day…

My favourite booths at the Green Living Show #GLS18

What a busy day at The Green Living Show!  I saw some great booths and what a change in the focus of cannabis and clinics around.  There was lots of great information there.  From health and wellness to green cars to beauty and food and beverage there was so much to see and new things to discover. AliveIntention was one of my favourites with their positive…