Decluttered: 40 Bags in 40 Days ‪#‎40Bags40Days‬


I view January as the opportunity for a fresh start. It is a chance to reflect on our life the way it is now and make any changes that would benefit us. These changes are often things like changes for our health and wellbeing, our routines, home decor and organization and more. This year, I will be participating in a “challenge” called 40 Bags in 40 Days because what I have decided to tackle this new year is my home. I have a lot of things, not necessarily valuable things, but “stuff”. My husband and I are opposites in many … Continue reading

Cool Kid and Trendy Tots Gift Ideas

Gifts Made Easy

Do you struggle with Gift Ideas for everyone on your list during the holiday season? I kid you not, you could literally cover everyone on your list by visiting a Shoppers Drug Mart location! Each location has in-store sales, promotions & exclusive holiday gifts sets available from November 12th to December 25th (for those last minute folks). Not only does Shoppers Drug Mart carry a large variety of gifts for everyone on your list, but you can also earn Shoppers Optimum Points on almost every purchase AND most stores are open late for your shopping convenience. I know I often … Continue reading

Organic, Natural and Eco-friendly Baby Gift Sets

baby care giveaway

I have shared many options for beautiful baby gift sets in the past. Baby joy has great ideas that fall into many categories, including organic, natural and eco-friendly baby gift sets! If you aren’t sure exactly what to purchase for someone, a gift card is always an option at Baby Joy. You can shop by category or by age on the user friendly Baby Joy website which makes your shopping experience pleasant and as quick as you need. There is also free shipping on orders above $39 (specific terms and conditions apply). My sister just had a baby this weekend … 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… 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

Will Stroet is Coming to Toronto

My kids and I absolutely LOVE Will Stroet, the children’s musician and entertainer. I cannot wait to tell my kids that Will Stroet is Coming to Toronto to perform on November 30th, 2014. Last year, my family went to see Will’s Toronto show and we had a blast together. We sang and danced and left with huge smiles on our faces and our hearts filled up! One of our favourite Will Stroet songs is still Full of Beans… perhaps it is because my kids are FULL of Beans! Here it is to enjoy for you and your little ones. You … Continue reading

Protect Your Child’s Bed at Night with PeapodMats (waterproof breathable bed pads)

Does your child still wet the bed at night? Do you stumble into your child’s room half asleep needing to change their sheets?This was me multiple times a week until I found PeapodMats! These waterproof breathable bed pads make night time accidents so much easier to manage.   The 3×3 mat sits on top of your child’s fitted sheet and DOESN’T MOVE when your child wiggles around! This means that when they have an accident, it will hit the waterproof mat! Changing the bed when your child has an accident is SO easy. It is as simple as taking off … Continue reading

The Flying Squirrel Sleep Miracle for Toddlers! {Giveaway}

Flying Squirrel Giveaway

It seems so long ago now that I posted a review of the Zipadee Zip. It was back in January of 2013 that I was desperate to find a way to get my little one to sleep well without having to worry about her constantly breaking out of her swaddle and waking up. My daughter is now almost two (where has the time gone?) and has been in regular pajamas for a while now. I still rave about the Zippy and have been following Zipadeezip Slumber Sacks on Facebook. It is through their Facebook page that I found out about … Continue reading

8 AMAZING Ways to Steal Time with Your Kids FREE Ebook

Stealing Time MINI Book

In the past week, I have been sharing some ideas about the importance of quality time with your children including a Happy Child Challenge. Some of you have shared what your plans are for the Happy Child Challenge and others are still planning. I cannot wait to hear what you have planned AND how successful your special outing was for you and your child. When you create family memories in a happy and mindful home, your child will grow up looking back on a happy and memorable childhood. The more opportunities that you take to spend quality time with your … Continue reading

Creative Essentialz Baby Gift Ideas

Creative Essentialz Collage 2

Do you have a baby shower to go to or perhaps a friend or family member just gave birth to a baby? Are you looking for that unique gift that will stand out as being beautiful and creative? The gifts found at Creative Essentialz, in my opinion, are all Pinterest worthy! I absolutely love hand made everything so when I was introduced to Creative Essentialz, I was tickled pink to discover such a large range or ADORABLE, creative baby gift ideas. Creative Essentials has a huge selection of adorable baby gift ideas including: Baby/Toddler Clothing Hats Bibs Burp Cloths Diaper … Continue reading

A Visit to the Scenic Caves in Collingwood

Scenic Caves

One of my favourite memories is visiting the Scenic Caves in Collingwood with my mom, brother and sister when I was about 14. I loved everything about it, so much to do and explore it truly was a memorable time. I enjoyed it so much that I knew I had to take my boys to experience it also and thanks to Amanda (Multi-Testing Mommy) I was able to do that. So for those of you who don’t know, The Scenic Caves are located in Collingwood about 1.5 hours away from Toronto. It is a “self-guided” tour through 13 various caves … Continue reading