dudley Has you Covered for #BTS with Giveaway CAN

If you have teens like I do, you know all too well about the argument. The argument about taking electronics and valuables to school with them. They make a valid point after all. All the other kids are doing it 😉 But seriously, lunch gets boring and my kids have almost an hour bus rideContinue Reading …

Budget for the Prom with the Plan’it Prom App- Win a $50 Visa

Having one child already out of high school, I know all too well how quickly the costs of prom can add up. Now having two other teens in the house, I am happy to have been introduced to the Plan’it Prom app. This app keeps you on track and offers valuable tips to save money.Continue Reading …

Sign the Pledge – Preparing the Drivers of Tomorrow

Soon our oldest son will be turning 16. In Ontario turning sixteen opens a door to a whole new world.  A world of driving and independence. As a parent I am both excited and nervous for this new step in his life. We will make sure he has the tools to succeed and the trainingContinue Reading …

ANGRY BIRDS GO! TELEPODS PIG ROCK RACEWAY Set Fun for tweens

My thirteen year old son is so hard to buy gifts for. He loves playing games and loves the computer. He is still a kid but starting to enjoy more “teen” like things like music and movies. So I am always stuck on what to get him. This year we got him the ANGRY BIRDS GO!Continue Reading …

Hexbug Battle Spider from Mastermind Toys

I was looking for some last minute gifts for my thirteen year old son. I know he loves Hexbugs and figured this one would be great for him. At $34.95 and for ages 8 and older this is affordable and fun . As if these robotic creatures weren’t cool enough, Hexbugs has upped the anteContinue Reading …

Nokia Lumia 625 Review

Recently, Nokia announced that the Nokia Lumia 1020 and the Nokia Lumia 625 are available to Canadians. The Lumia 1020 sets a new benchmark in smartphone imaging, boasting a second generation 41 megapixel sensor. Unlike any smartphone in the market today, it reinvents zoom, enabling people to discover more detail than the eye can see. With Nokia’s innovative PureViewContinue Reading …

Back to School with #YOP Getting my Teens out the door

Last week a letter arrived from my oldest’s sons school. It said that his school bus would be picking him up 7 minutes later every morning.  7 minutes His reaction was quite unexpected. He started calculating what he could do with that seven minutes. Sleep was on the top of his list. Followed by shower,Continue Reading …

Responsibility & Parenting How #familybysygic is Keeping Your Kids Safe

I have been a mom for 18 years.  Yep, 18 years. Seems odd for me to say that considering it feels like yesterday. I have four kids and each is very different. What we allowed our oldest to do, we do not allow the youngest to do. Things my oldest could do and would doContinue Reading …