9 Fun Painting Ideas for Kids ~ #ArtsyPlay {LINKY}

Painting Ideas for Kids

  Last week, we mentioned that Artsy Play Wednesday will be featuring many of YOUR crafts in a monthly themed round-up. To see what themes are in the weeks to come, please see the image at the bottom of this post! By linking up, your post may be featured and shared across all of our social media and blogs! The more crafts you link up the higher your chances of being chosen.   This week, we have gathered a collection of ideas for FUN painting ideas for kids. These activities use different tools, texture and more to make these educational … Continue reading

Honda Canada Wants to Send YOU to the Baby Time Show {Giveaway} #BabyTimeShow #WinWithHonda

Baby Time Show

Its’a a FLASH Baby Time Show Ticket Giveaway where you could win a pair of tickets to the Baby Time Show from Honda Canada! I’ve already shared with you how much I love the Baby Time Show and now I have another chance for two lucky people two win a pair of tickets to attend the show! I will be attending the show on Friday, so if you see me walking around, PLEASE come up to me and say hello, that would truly make my day! I’m looking forward to seeing new products for baby and getting the most up … Continue reading

Newly Released Disney Movies in April 2014 {DVD and Blu-ray}

Pirate Fairy

Our family always looks forward to newly released Disney movies for our Saturday night family movie nights! Having a son who is 5 and a daughter who is 9, we sometimes have trouble finding movie options that will entertain everyone, but Disney movies and shows are almost always a fail-proof option! This month, two of our options were Sophia the First: The Floating Palace and Pirate Fairy Sofia the First: The Floating Palace became available on DVD on April 8th, 2014. After Sofia helps a young mermaid named Oona, Sofia’s amulet grants her the power to transform into a mermaid … Continue reading

How to Make Mess Free Easter Eggs with Children

Mess Free Dying Easter Eggs

I found the GREATEST idea for Dying Easter Eggs, from my friend Michelle, over at Missionary Kid To Stay At Home Mom and All Things In Between! Dying Easter Eggs is definitely part of our Easter tradition, however, I do find myself stressing about it slightly as my kids are kids and they are SUPER DUPER messy! These Mess Free Easter Eggs are so easy to decorate! With the help of Bounty paper towels, I was able to keep this activity of dying Easter eggs to minimal mess! Materials Needed: newspaper Bounty paper towel – I prefer the “select-a-size” kind … Continue reading

Nasal Congestion Relief with #hydraSense {GIVEAWAY}

I have always been one who cannot stand to have a stuffy nose, in fact when I am stuffed up I cannot sleep and that drives me absolutely crazy. There are many nose sprays on the market, but your body can get used to them and you can become permanently stuffed up which would be terrible. Right now, we are about to enter allergy season which means that I need some nose congestion relief on a daily basis! hydraSense helps me breathe!   Not only is hydraSense easy to use, but it is effective in reducing nasal congestion. It is … Continue reading

Homemade Waffles Using a Blender

Homemade Waffles

Up until having a Vitamix Blender, I had only ever made smoothies and drinks using a blender. The Vitamix opens up a world of possibilities! My friend @GingerheadDad once gave me the label Waffle Queen a few years ago and it has stuck. Back then, I introduced him to my go to Homemade Blueberry Oat Waffles. I’m ok with having the label, actually it makes me feel a bit proud in a funny way! It took me a LONG time to master making homemade waffles! I have learned a few tricks and many lessons on the path to becoming the … Continue reading

Stars on Ice and @JergensCanada {Giveaway} #JergensStarsOnIce

Jergens Canada Gift Basket

I get so excited when I can provide my daughter with super fun Mother daughter opportunities! On Friday May 2, 2014, I will be taking my daughter to see Investors Group Stars on Ice presented by Lindt and I cannot wait! Straight from the rinks in Sochi, Russia will be Canada’s 2014 medalists Patrick Chan, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, alongside Kurt Browning and Joannie Rochette in an evening of championship skating. On the heels of Canada winning the Team silver medal for figure skating in Sochi, Russia, Jergens® Skincare and the world’s premier figure skating production Investors Group Stars … Continue reading

8 Easter Ideas for Children – #ArtsyPlay {LINKY}

Easter Ideas for Kids

Starting this week Artsy Play Wednesday will be featuring many of YOUR crafts in a monthly themed round-up. By linking up, your post may be featured and shared across all of our social media and blogs! The more crafts you link up the higher your chances of being chosen. With Easter coming up this weekend, our first collection made from your posts will be a round-up of Easter Ideas for Children. Have fun making these on Easter weekend! Easter Ideas for Children: 1. DIY Easter Newspaper Wreath from 1 Heart, 1 Family    2. Egg Carton Easter Bunny from Totschooling  … Continue reading

AMAZING Family Entertainment with the Harlem @Globies #ptpaGLOBIES

Harlem Globetrotters 4

Calling everyone who loves to be entertained…… the Harlem Globetrotters Tour came to town…. Last week, my son and I had a Mommy son date at the Harlem Globetrotters game! Don’t worry, you might be able to do it too! You can visit the Harlem Globetrotters schedule to see if they are coming to a town near you. Their 2014 “Fans Rule” tour has almost completed, but you never know if they are coming to your town unless you look it up for yourself! If they are, please feel free to use the DISCOUNT CODE shared at the bottom of … Continue reading