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Wrap up the summer with Summer Day Camp at the YMCA!

The countdown is on, so to speak!  Am, I right?  I wish I had signed my kids up for the end of summer at Summer Day  Camp at the Y for August, well at least before we head to Sherkston Shores and Winnipeg.   Maybe we when get back from Winnipeg, as I’d love it if the kids learned some new skills and…

Discover Nottawasaga Inn and Resort

We had just gotten back from cottaging in Haliburton upon settling in for a couple of nights at Nottawasaga Inn and Resort, nestled in beautiful Simcoe County along the Nottawasaga River.  It’s about a 45 min drive North of Toronto and if you aren’t into the lake or cottage, this resort is for you!  As I am writing this, I think this is the…

Your YMCA Day Camp Essentials #YGTADayCamp #YMCAGTA

The YMCA has loads of fun activities for your kids.  From day camp to overnight camp you may be wondering what does your child need for the day to what happens if you’re running late dropping off the kids.   There’s still lots of  Y Day Camps available for you to enroll your kids in and the best part, The…

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…

Just heat and eat with Family Meals by Rose Reisman

“Cooking for your family can be stressful and time-consuming. Family Meals are delicious, healthy meals that we deliver right to your door. Spend your time with the family, just heat and eat!” Imagine fresh, healthy meals that’s ALREADY prepared for you?  It was such a welcome when I came home one day to see a big box from Rose Reisman’s Family…

It’s a Hasbro House Party!

Let’s talk gaming for a little.  I mean, good ‘ol fashioned gaming where family and friends come together for laughter, critical thinking, sharing and fun.  I have a super fun and unique opportunity for you as well.  Hasbro sent us a bunch of games that will be featured on Big Brother Canada.  Each week Hasbro will be awarding Head of Household with…

Last minute gaming gift ideas from Asmodee Canada

Some of our favourite things to do as a family is to play games.  It teaches kids patience, it’s educational, memory, critical thinking, it lengthens the thought process and some are small enough to take on the road and/or put in the stocking.  Right now we’re all about Spot It! and Braintopia and it’s fantastic. It’s a…