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March Break at Blue: A Mountain Sized Week of Activities! Big Fun. Big Value. Easy as 1, 2, 3

02/27/2013

Categories Family Fun

Blue Mountain Resort is ready to celebrate March Break with a mountain sized line-up of FREE family-focused activities. Blue Mountain has long been a popular March Break destination, but the resort...

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Get Your Garden Ready for Spring with Tips From Canada Blooms

02/25/2013

Categories Family Fun

Canada Blooms Theme for 2013 is 'The Magic of Spring', in celebration of the time of year when Canadians finally emerge from our long winter hibernation, toss off our winter jackets and head into...

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LEGOLAND Discovery Centre--Opening March 1st!

02/21/2013

Categories Family Fun

We had the privilege of being invitied to a media preview today of the brand new and very exciting LEGOLAND Discovery Centre at Vaughn Mills in Toronto. Here's a glimpse of some of the highlights!

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Valentine Heart Craft For Valentine's Day!

02/11/2013

Categories Crafts

A Valentine Heart Craft! With Valentine's Day is just around the corner, here's a super cute and easy valentine heart craft just perfect for children to make!

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Rainbow Chinese Fortune Cookies Recipe For Children!

02/04/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

Here's a colourful Chinese fortune cookies recipe. Cooking and baking helps children learn about nutrition and build their literacy, math, social and fine motor skills.

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Preschool Groundhog Day: Puppet Craft

01/31/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

This simple and cute preschool Groundhog Day craft activity is a ton of fun for preschoolers or kindergarteners to make.

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The Love That Dares to Text Its Name by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

01/31/2013

Categories Parenting

Love is in the air. Being electronically transmitted, in all likelihood.

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The 'Junk' Drawer Overhaul

01/28/2013

Categories Organizing

Everyone has one ~ usually in the kitchen ~ a catchall that contains treasures untold, and more often than not, a lot of junk, and is normally in a state of disarray. Organizing your junk drawer is...

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15 Minutes of Fun for Family Literacy Day

01/21/2013

Categories Family Fun

In honour of Family Literacy Day's 15th year, ABC Life Literacy Canada is encouraging Canadian families to have "15 Minutes of Fun" learning together. Learning can happen at any time. Practicing...

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January is 'Get Organized Month'

01/17/2013

Categories Organizing

If you've been saying to yourself, "I really should get more organized," consider this: North American women spend 55.2 minutes, per day, looking for lost or misplaced items, according to study...

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EnviroDad.com Presents Bobs & Lolo in Concert!

01/13/2013

Categories Family Fun

Canada's west coast is either home to or the birthplace of many of this countries best musical acts. From Bryan Adams, to Hedley, to Sara MacLaughlan and even Bobs & Lolo. Yes, that's right, I...

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Homemade Playdough Recipe

01/10/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

Here is a fun and easy recipe for making playdough with your kids. They can choose the colour by using different kinds of kool-aid (which also makes it smell good!)

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And Baby Makes Three by Funny Mommy, Kathy Buckworth

01/02/2013

Categories Parenting

The announcement that royal couple Catherine and William are expecting their first child has many speculating about how this baby and his or her famous parents will cope. It can be hard for a...

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FITMOM Durham's 5 Tips for the Mom 2 Be

01/02/2013

Categories Parenting

Here are five must-do's for the expectant mama...

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Easy Bathtub Crayon Recipe For Kids!

01/02/2013

Categories Family Fun Crafts

It's Bathtub Crayon time for kids! We think bathtub time just got a whole lot more fun with this Homemade Bathtub Crayon craft recipe for kids. And, we bet kids will agree!

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Countdown to New Year Clock Craft For Kids!

12/27/2012

Categories Crafts

Here's a countdown to New Year clock craft for kids! This simple and festive New Year's Eve craft activity is a ton of fun for preschool and kindergarten children to make. All you need are some...

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It's a Wrap - Streamline Your Holiday Wrapping

12/17/2012

Categories Organizing

Wrapping gifts for the holidays? Repeat after us: "This year, I won't be wrapping gifts at midnight on Christmas Eve!"

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Christmas Craft: Magic Reindeer Food

12/17/2012

Categories Family Fun Crafts

This is one holiday tradition that my kids particularly love. We make reindeer food every year and sprinkle it on our front lawn after dark on Christmas Eve. Santa shouldn't be the only one to get...

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A Candy Cane Craft for Christmas!

11/30/2012

Categories Crafts

Let's make a Candy Cane Craft for Christmas with the kids! Candy canes are so bright and colorful, and this craft activity makes them super fluffy and fun too! The kids can't eat em', but they will...

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Create Some Space Before the Holidays Hit!

11/23/2012

Categories Organizing

Do you plan to do any shopping for the members of your household over this upcoming holiday season? We're willing to bet that's a big Y-E-S! If you're planning to bring some new items into your...

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