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Bringing art to life with Crayola

I have something fun to share with you today!  A very cool creativity set from our friends at Crayola have brought animation to life with the Crayola Magic Scene Creator which includes a magic scene creator unit(3 AA batteries are required), a great variety of 70 action cards and 6 gel fx markers. In a nutshell here are the details on the Crayola Magic Scene Creator…

My Holiday Gift Shop for the kids from Amazon

Christmas is just about 6 weeks away! Are you ready? Do you brave the mall or prefer to shop online?   I’ll tell you what I prefer. ONLINE!  Malls exhaust me and I’d rather avoid the usual poor customer service.  I posted an interesting topic on my Facebook page.  Do you prefer toys as gifts for your kids or do you prefer…

Thank you and a Orange Naturals Cold & Flu giveaway!

Now that the kids are back in school have you been dealing with coughs and colds?!  Well, we have! Welcoming back to school and welcoming the Autumn Equinox means cooler temps and well, I don’t really want to welcome the sickies. I’m excited that the #OrangeNaturals mom bloggers group has started up again so you can look forward to monthly news on what’s…

Save money with the YP Grocery app!

After a hefty dentist bill for my son’s teeth, well the whole family needed cleanings and cavities filled so my husband told me that I need to watch spending as my son’s mouth cost us a small fortune.  I’m sure some of you have been in a similar situation.  With Thanksgiving this weekend I’ve been thinking how can I start…

In style with BOGS as we welcome Fall and get outside!

Last week I had a great time checking out the new Fall looks from BOGS as we were invited to bring our canines to learn some new ways from Gillian Ridgeway from Who’s Walking Who! to train and play with your dogs whilst in your BOGS.  Don’t worry about your tootsies getting cold while you’re out for a walk with your pup. &nbsp…

A visit to The Red Umbrella Inn in Haliburtan,ON

We have been a few great adventures this summer and as the season wraps up, I’d love to share with you some of our favourite spots.  Nestled along Twelve Mile Lake in Haliburton, Ontario you will find a great family owned resort called Red Umbrella Inn. We had our own cottage that faced the beautiful sparkling lake.  I must admit, I was apprehensive at first…

Part 2: Mindfulness Activities to do with your Kids #RestEasyTonight

Did you check out my previous post with GoodNites?  Well, this is Part 2 of this series and today I’ll be sharing with you Michele Kambolis, Child & Family, Therapist tips on Mindfulness.  She was like an angel, she is everything I inspire to be and once the twins are in JK this September, I can’t wait to read her book, Generation Stressed…

Part 1: A Guide to Managing Night Time Wetting with GoodNites Canada

I am going to do a 2 part series on managing night time wetting with Good Nites Canada and Michele Kambolis, Child & Family, Therapist.  Today we’ll talk about managing night time wetting.   Have your kids headed to camp this summer? Do you have a child that would love to go but is feeling held back due to his/her night time bed wetting? A…