Elf on the Shelf plus a friend

The Elf on the Shelf® is a fun-filled Christmas tradition that has captured the hearts of children everywhere who welcome home one of Santa’s Scout Elves each holiday season. The magical Scout Elves help Santa manage his naughty and nice lists by taking note of a family’s Christmas adventures, and reporting back to Santa at theContinue Reading …

Hoover IMPULSE Cordless Vacuum (Giveaway)

With kids and animals there is no shortage of messes in my house! Some days it seems like everyone is spilling something that needs to be cleaned up. Lately cereal is the biggest and most common mess in our house. On tile, laminate and carpet I need something that will quickly clean up the messContinue Reading …

Brighten your Holidays with a Fun Ugly Sweater

December is here and most of us have started our Christmas shopping. Some people are super hard to buy for and others are a lot easier. Everyone on my list is tough to buy for. Some years I buy useful gift that people need and other years I want to just put a smile onContinue Reading …

Fun Gifts for all this Holiday Season from HASBRO (Giveaway)

My family loves Christmas so much! Spending time together and exchanging gifts is my favourite thing. My kids usually start getting excited just as December begins. My older kids spend the night here on Christmas eve and we all wake up together to a huge breakfast and lots of gifts from Santa. Everything feels soContinue Reading …

Professor Maxwell’s 4D chef for the Holidays

Spicebox has created an innovative way to inspire little ones to start their love for healthy cooking and food science early with their new kit called Professor Maxwell‘s 4D Chef.  Professor Maxwell explains the wonders of food science while teaching many of his favourite recipes, like making your very own pizza as you learn about the power of yeast. Each recipe contains step-by-step instructions that come alive inContinue Reading …

Christmas Travel Tips for Parents

Christmas is on its way, and with it comes plans to travel. Traveling at anytime of year can be difficult enough, but with the holidays well underway, every struggle seems to be amplified, especially for parents. Whether it’s the extra anticipation that sends kids over the edge, the increased stress levels parents experience around theContinue Reading …

Gift Ideas for Kids this Holiday Season

The holidays are right around the corner and Mattel Games, MGA Entertainment, and HEXBUG have the perfect gifts for everyone on your list! Recently Clair was sent some fun toys for her boys to try out. Check it out and add them to your holiday shopping list.  HEXBUG (Ages 8+) Who says learning can’t be fun! Give yourContinue Reading …

Give the Gift of Music with Altec

My family loves music! My teen son is a huge fan of classic rock and pretty much anything from the 80’s. Even our youngest is always on YouTube looking up her favourite songs. It is pretty awesome being able to enjoy the music we love as a family. In the summer we sit by theContinue Reading …