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Skechers Shoes for Spring (Giveaway CAN)

I received the product mentioned below free of charge. No other compensation was received The thing about Spring is we always misplace our stuff from the previous year. If not, I store it just to find out the kids have outgrown all of it and I just wasted all that space! This year is noContinue Reading …

Too Young for a Crush

Having three older kids I find there is not much I have not experienced as far as being a parent. My youngest who is nine has lots of friends. Most of her friends are all the oldest with younger siblings. They have wonderful parents and I have become friends with many of them. But weContinue Reading …

Fun NEW Winter Themes from Playmobil (Giveaway)

Winter is here in Canada and in full force! Looking outside my window I can see snow as far as my eye will go. We have been spending a lot of time this winter hitting the slopes and venturing outside enjoying the beautiful white snow. I always think it looks so pretty when the sunContinue Reading …

Create Magic this Holiday Season with the #CrayolaMagicSceneCreator Giveaway

I always see parents commenting about how they were more into playing, drawing and reading when they were kids. Many people seem to think that children today do nothing but sit on the computer playing games or watch TV. My children have a happy balance or being outdoors, playing indoors and being online. I thinkContinue Reading …

Raising Eco-Friendly Kids

For the ecologically-conscious citizen, it’s important to do good things to provide for a clean future for our kids. Yet it’s also important to make sure that our kids appreciate and preserve that clean future, and it takes education to make that happen. What’s great about environmental education for kids is that it doesn’t existContinue Reading …

Go Southern: New England Southern Tour is Perfect for Kids

There’s a never-ending range of new experiences for children in Southern New England, whether you’re heading to a zoo or museum or you’re looking for white-knuckle rides at the area’s water parks and theme parks. Where else in the world could you immerse yourself in culture while also finding yourself coming face-to-face with sea lionsContinue Reading …

Smart Parenting and the Role of an Android Parental Control

There is no doubt about the fact that Android smartphones provide several benefits to teenagers. However, parents need to stay aware of the digital dangers on the web as well. Once you allow your teenager to use Android devices, they become vulnerable to several threats on the Internet including sexting, pornography, cyberbullying, FOMO and onlineContinue Reading …

Have a Magical Adventure with PLAYMOBIL’s New Themes! Giveaway

My children can play and use their imagination for hours and hours. I often wonder how they can come up with the stories and adventures they do. It is always fun to watch and even better to play with them and enjoy the good times. PLAYMOBIL is fun for all ages! Their interactive playsets allowsContinue Reading …