Comfort and Style Together: Geox Shoes for Children

Geox

At the beginning of August, my daughter and I had the opportunity to visit Yorkdale Mall to look at Geox shoes for children. What a treat that was for both of us! For my daughter, she loved trying on all of the shoes and dreaming of having a shoe wardrobe that consisted of all of the shoe choices that existed and for me, it was SO much fun to shop with my daughter, despite the analysis paralysis that she experienced. LITERALLY, my daughter and I were in the Geox store for a good part of the morning, we are talking … Continue reading

Moms Get Organized for Back to School {Giveaway} #countdownBTS

Back to School Hilroy

Not only do we have to get our children ready for back to school, but there are certain things that we as Moms need to do to get ready for the upcoming school year too! Back to School Supplies featured in the image above: Motherword Magnetic Calendar Five Star Boomerang Binder Perfect for your Purse Graphic Notebook Enviro Recycled Notebook Magazine Box Five Star Storage Pocket & Dry Erase (magnetic for locker) Five Star Tri-Pocket (magnetic for lockers) Small Supply Pouch ACCO Brands include Hilroy and many other popular school supply brands. Everything from calendars to binders to paper and … Continue reading

4-in-1 Touch Steering SmarTrike Review

SmartTrike

I had the opportunity to experience and review the 4-in-1 Touch Steering Chic tricycle with my 2-year-old son, and we have become huge fans. Given his age and independent spirit, we skipped directly to Stage Three (the learn to pedal stage). When our box arrived, my son was over the moon to put together his treat. As the baby in the family, he’s used to quite a few hand-me-downs, and this trike was ALL for him, so he was giddy with excitement. While he was excited, I was a bit nervous. Was I going to be able to put this … Continue reading

Have you Visited a Parks Canada Park This Summer? {#Giveaway} #TrySomethingFresh

Parks Canada Giveaway

Have you ever visited one of Parks Canada Parks? There are many parks across Canada to discover! My family are definitely not campers, although I would like to TRY “Glamping” to see if I could convince my hubby to embrace the outdoors. I grew up cottaging as a child. Every summer, we would spend our vacation up North. We were very fortunate to have a gorgeous park near our cottage and I learned to appreciate very quickly everything that parks have to offer! You could WIN an exciting 3 day, 2 night Parks Canada Family Adventure (worth over $5000) by … Continue reading

Why Not #TrySomethingFresh with Your Family This Summer! #Ontario {#GIVEAWAY}

During the summer months, many families are on the hunt for fun ideas to experience together. Thanks to ARM & HAMMER™, you can learn of some fresh, new ideas for you and your family. If you live in Ontario, some fun opportunities include: Ontario Place – A fun and entertaining hybrid attraction, Ontario Place carnival classics like Bumper Boats and mini golf as well as thrill rides an eco-learning center, and an IMAX theatre featuring Nature documentaries, fantastic fun for the entire family. Algonquin Park Take a family canoe trip immersed in classic Canadian scenery and a never ending expanse … Continue reading

The Science of Rock ‘n Roll Exhibit at the Ontario Science Centre {GIVEAWAY}

Science of Rock n Roll

I am super excited for the new Rock ‘N’ Roll exhibit at the Ontario Science Centre! The exhibit will be on display at the Ontario Science Centre until October 26th 2014. I LOVE music! I love how it sounds, I love making music and I love how it makes me feel! The science behind music is pretty fascinating and I believe that this will be an exhibit that the entire family will enjoy. The Science of Rock ‘N’ Roll is an interactive exhibition that provides a fresh look at the history of rock from the perspective of science and technology. … Continue reading

Star Wars Gift Ideas for Father’s Day #HallmarkPressPause

Star Wars Bottle Opener Collage

My hubby is a HUGE Star Wars fan! Whenever I see Star Wars Gift Ideas, I am always tempted to buy him one of everything! Right now, some of my favourite Star Wars Gift Ideas are Bottle Openers with SOUND! They retail for $14.95 and come in three characters: Darth Vader, Chewbacca and Yoda. Hallmark Canada has many other Father’s Day Gift Ideas including special books, desk top sentiments, mugs, photo frames and more! Of course, some of my favourite gift ideas for Father’s Day are home made, but that might just be the Kindergarten teacher in me! Be sure … Continue reading

8 GREAT Father’s Day Ideas ~ #ArtsyPlay

Fathers Day Ideas

I find it challenging to buy men gifts, but for Father’s Day, children have the ability to give Dad the best gift of all: a homemade present! You’ve come to the right place if you are looking for Father’s Day Ideas! DADDY & ME-FATHER’S DAY FOOTPRINTS-FROM CAPRI + 3 FATHER’S DAY POEM PRINTABLE FROM CRYSTAL’S TINY TREASURES FATHER’S DAY PHOTOGRAPHY IDEAS FROM MEANINGFUL MAMA FATHER’S DAY HANDPRINT CRAFT & FREE PRINTABLE FROM FUN HANDPRINT ART FATHER’S DAY WOOD PRINT ART FROM MINI MONETS AND MOMMIES FATHER’S DAY CARD WITH HOMEMADE STAMPERS-FROM IN THE PLAYROOM OVER 300 DIY FATHER’S DAY GIFT … Continue reading

“Month of Mom” Week 4 with MommiesFirst – a subscription box for Moms {Giveaway}

Month of Mom Week 4

  Welcome to our Month of MOM! Let’s celebrate Moms with a MommiesFirst Giveaway! MommiesFirst is a subscription box for Moms that sends personalized, specially curated packages to new and expectant Moms across Canada and the United States. These boxes make an amazing Baby Shower Gift, a gift for a new Mom or a wonderful “just because” gift for yourself or a friend. The amount of love and thought that goes into MommiesFirst is incredible. I know this first hand because I work directly with Lorena, the founder and CEO of MommiesFirst on a daily basis helping her behind the … Continue reading

“Month of Mom” Week 3 MommiesFirst Giveaway

Month of Mom Week 3 Giveaway

  Welcome to our Month of MOM! Let’s celebrate Moms with a MommiesFirst Giveaway! MommiesFirst is a subscription box company that sends personalized, specially curated packages to new and expectant Moms across Canada and the United States. These boxes make an amazing Baby Shower Gift, a gift for a new Mom or a wonderful “just because” gift for yourself or a friend. The amount of love and thought that goes into MommiesFirst is incredible. I know this first hand because I work directly with Lorena, the founder and CEO of MommiesFirst on a daily basis helping her behind the scenes. … Continue reading