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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…

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…

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…

~Easter picks for the kids~

Coming up next week is another holiday and you still have time to gather up some adorable finds for Easter!  Below, I am sharing some of my favourite finds from Amazon Canada.  Whether you’re looking for heirloom type gifts to adorable bunny ears or bags to gift everything in, I think these are just some of the finest finds you can gift the littles in…

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…

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…