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Bringing fun home with Hasbro for creative ways to keep kids learning & occupied #bringhomethefun

How is everyone doing?  How’s homeschooling going?  I’ll be honest, with us it’s been a struggle.  While getting some work done, I also like finding creative ways for my kids to learn and Hasbro has gifted us productive ideas to get innovative in the form of exercise, imagination play and to work on our spelling and reading. “In an…

MEGA Bloks & Terracycle unite! #earthday50 #letsbuildmoretogether #gogreen

Do you have MEGA Bloks at home that the kids have outgrown?  If you’ve started Spring Cleaning and noticed that your child has outgrown some of their MEGA toys you’re going to like this!   Spring cleaning just got easier.  I love hearing about companies going green and MEGA Bloks has just done that! MEGA partnered with international recycling leader TerraCycle┬« to recycle…

Embracing rustic charm and beauty at Viamede Resort

  A couple of weeks ago we arrived at Viamede Resort.   A beautiful pet-friendly resort nestled around the beauty of Stoney Lake, 35 minutes from Peterborough and 2 hours away from Toronto.  Upon arriving, you go through a cute little town where you can stock up on your cottage essentials or just drive down Mount Julien Road and let Viamede do the cooking for you…

Plan your weekend getaway at Fern Resort #nocottagenoproblem #ontariosallinclusive

We kicked off our weekend at Fern Resort and it was the perfect start to our annual family vacation.  Fern Resort to me means, family.  As you’ll look around you’ll see generations of families there having a wonderful time and that’s something to admire.   No passports are needed for you to travel to this all-inclusive, that&#8217…

Let the kids Nerf it out with Fortnite!

After being cooped up all winter, we’re finally getting some nice weather here in Toronto.  Nerf has come out with a super fun collection inspired by Fortnite and if your kids love the game, get them the Nerf collection. It’s time to really play.  My son plays it all the time with his friends so why not get outside, run around and battle…

Reconnect with Games: bringing back old school fun!

Tomorrow is a PA day here in Toronto so why not make the most of it and have some old school fun playing board games and turn off the WIFI!  Plus it’s going to be pretty chilly this weekend and hello to Friday night Game night.  Mattel shared this video with me and I wanted to share with you too.  Maybe it&#8217…

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…