Options for New Moms! {Giveaway} #babytime16

options for new moms

When I was pregnant, I wanted to learn about all of the options for new Moms! Attending shows like the the babytime show helped me to learn about my options; everything from products to services and free workshops from experts and influencers. Some of my favourite featured options for new Moms at the babytime show this fall include: Wonderwear Cloth Diaper Service Dalcini Stainless luv child – bum spray Munch Mitt Kind Snacks live clean Medela Mother Hen Petit Coulou well.ca You can listen and learn to the following speakers throughout the weekend (see schedule here and here): Nanny Robina, … Continue reading

Sleeping Beauty on Ice

Sleeping Beauty on Ice Giveaway

The Sony Centre stage is being transformed into an ice rink to bring you one of the most magical experiences of the year: Imperial Ice Stars Sleeping Beauty on Ice. This event looks like it will appeal to children of all ages, and adults too! It would be a fun pre-holiday family outing to spend some quality time together before the craziness of the holidays take over, don’t you think? The Imperial Ice Stars make a triumphant return to Toronto for the first time in seven years with the Toronto premiere of their critically-acclaimed Sleeping Beauty On Ice. Set to … Continue reading

Road Trip Entertainment for Kids

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How do your children keep themselves entertained on road trips? Kids can have a hard time sitting still with nothing to do when in the car, so often some entertainment is needed to avoid the question “Are We There Yet?” from being asked too often. My kids always pack what we call a “goody bag” (a name taken from my childhood) that has a variety of activities including paper, crayons, games, books and more. We also have a “movie bag” that holds our portable DVD players, headphones and dvds. Typically we offer the children the opportunity to watch one movie … Continue reading

Tips for a Family Game Day on a Rainy Day {Giveaway}

Mattel Family Games

There are many fun activities to do on a rainy day, but one favourite amongst many families is to have a Family Game Day! Pop some popcorn, clear off the dining room or kitchen table and play some of your favourite games together. Here are some helpful tips to make your Family Game Day a great success: Prepare Your Space – Transform your everyday living room into the ultimate game room! This can be as easy as ensuring there are enough cozy seats for everyone who is playing, turning on background music that is upbeat but not distracting and setting … Continue reading

Something FUN to do on Mother’s Day in the GTA

Mom Show

What are your plans for Mother’s Day this year? If you are in the GTA, I have a fun option for you! Why not head over to the Canada’s National Mom Show taking place on May 10th, 2015 ON Mother’s Day! You can purchase tickets ahead of time and feel free to use this discount code: There will be exhibitors, entertainment and fun for the whole family at Canada’s National Mom Show! Entertainment and Seminars include: Kyla Eaglesham, Pastry Chef and Food Expert on CBC’s Steven and Chris, will be cooking up a storm on the culinary stage, while providing … Continue reading

GDay Toronto – a Day for GIRLS! #GDayforGirls {Discount Code}


Last month, my daughter turned 10. Some days, I honestly feel like she is 10 going on 20 (or sometimes 30), but at the end of the day, she will always be my little girl. Raising a daughter has its challenges, but there are also many reasons to celebrate! I am proud to be a woman and I want my daughter to embrace and love the fact that she is a girl too! Being a girl can be tough, but it definitely has some major perks too. I don’t know about you, but as much as I know what I … Continue reading

FREE ADMISSION to the Green Living Show #Toronto

Green Living Show

Since having children, I have gradually become more and more interested in learning how I can live a “greener” life. I have finally figured out how to clean my home in a very green a way with just a cloth and water, but there are so many other areas in our lives that we can be focussing on in order to be more earth friendly and to help our overall health. In order to learn more, I will be heading to The Green Living Show this weekend in Toronto. Will you be joining me? I can help you get in … Continue reading

A Celebration of Parenthood {Giveaway} #babytimeshow

Babytime Show

Let’s celebrate Parenthood! If you are expecting a baby or have a little one, it’s time to get out and celebrate! Let me share with you one way that you can celebrate on November 7 to 9 in Toronto…..at the babytime show! November 7-9, 2014 | Metro Toronto Convention Centre | North Building Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am – 6pm As a parent of children aged 6 and 9, the babytime show is still a fun and entertaining place for me. I look forward to attending every year! I am now and Aunt of a two year old and a … Continue reading

Hot Wheels The Origin of Awesome Coming to Blu-ray and DVD {Giveaway}

Hot Wheels Origins of Awesome

Race, adventure and humour will definitely capture my son’s attention with this Bluray/DVD combo this fall (available September 30, 2014)! I’m loving the messages that are subtly included amongst the action including teamwork and friendship! My son will be thrilled to receive this DVD for his upcoming 6th Birthday! SYNOPSIS: In the sloooooowest town in the world, four lucky kids are about to discover that life is better…in the fast lane! Meet Gage, Wyatt, Brandon and Rhett. Kids born to ride. Separately, they are seriously skilled racers, but together they become TEAM HOT WHEELS(r)! When a mysterious black car roars … Continue reading

Some Downtime with Netflix During the Final Week of Summer #StreamTeam

A Turtle's Tale

As summer comes to an end, the fun definitely continues! I am a member of the Netflix Stream Team and I would like to share some movies and shows that might help to give your kids some down time this week before they head back to school. In our house, we try to come together once a week for “Family Movie Night”. We eat dinner while watching a family friendly movie or show (length always depends on how tired the children are). Have you seen any of these Netflix shows or movies with your children? The Adventures of TinTin Journey … Continue reading