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Discover the “Magic” with Playmobil

This past weekend was filled with so much joy thanks to our friends at Playmobil.   A new launch is always fun and exciting and getting the twins in on the action is a great way to bond with my girls.  New from Playmobil is the Magic Collection and I must say, it is rather pretty and they have been playing with it every day!&nbsp…

Airfree Tulip 1000: Say bye, bye to mold, dust mites and other allergens in the air in your home.

Living in an older building that was built in the late 60’s I am and always wondering about the air we breathe in, city living, as we’re right in the middle of this great city, construction and  I’ve always been mindful of mould as it terrifies me what we may be breathing in.  I have had constant sneezing thanks to…

Financial Literacy with Northern Credit Union #NorthernKnows and #TrueNorthStrong

Now that we’ve spent some cash this holiday season, I am constantly reminded of a meme I keep seeing.  “Don’t go into debt buying gifts for the ones you love”. With my kids getting two weeks off, it can be hard as a parent to find ways to keep everyone entertained. I may even delay hooking up my son’s TV…

Get popping with Cuisinart!

Ah, homemade popcorn!  I have very fond memories of the early 80’s with my sister in our kitchen making popcorn.  Grabbing those little wooden bowls, getting lots and lots of butter and grabbing the freshly popped corn and enjoying endless bowls as we watched CBC music videos.  I was thinking about getting a popcorn maker so I jumped at the chance to collab…

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…

Wine Country Gift Baskets~ the perfect gift for any occassion

I recently was gifted a lovely gift basket from Wine Country Gift Baskets.  A perfect treat to give this holiday season don’t you think?  Whether it’s a “teachers gift”, a “hostess gift” a “thank you gift” or “Just Because”, Wine Country Basket has something for everyone and every budget.  I love gift baskets because…

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…