This week the kids got a break from school to recharge. With an age gap of five years between my boys, we need to stay flexible and keep everyone entertained when it comes to what we do together as a family. Vacations—whether it’s staying home or somewhere that requires us to get into a moving … [Read more...]
Holiday Gifts For The Whole Family
Are you thinking of getting a “family” gift to put under the tree this year? Or maybe you were hoping to find a family gift to give your neighbours or relatives. It may seem like a strange thing to do—buy a single gift for a whole family. But think about it, if you forgo the normal one gift per … [Read more...]
Enter For Your Chance To Win A Samsung Galaxy Tab4
CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED Great for the kids but even better for you, the Samsung Galaxy Tab4 is great for all your family entertainment needs. With a vivid WXGA display (aka a higher display resolution that makes displayed content appear sharper), with a 16:10 screen ratio, the Tab4 is the ultimate … [Read more...]
App of the WEEK: Next Issue Canada access to over 100 world’s best magazines
Okay, holidays you were awesome! Minus the ice storm but a weekend getaway and the winter break gave us a chance to catch up with some reading. We're avid magazine readers in our family so when the new Next Issue Canada App came to my attention it was really a no brainer for us to jump in. All of … [Read more...]
HP Slate 7 Tablet Review and Giveaway!
This contest is now closed. Thank you for entering! Our family loves gadgets. From grandparents right down to my little nieces and nephews we all agree that the technology just keeps getting better and better. I'm often asked for recommendations for tablets from friends and family and instead of … [Read more...]
It's funny, you know, with adolescents. There's that constant push and pull in the parent-child dynamic, and just when you think you've got it all figured out, your teenager reminds you that, in fact, you don't know ANYTHING. And sometimes, that's a good thing. After all: as we get older and more … [Read more...]
Closed: Wake up your taste buds and WIN!!! Congratulations Ed!
Kellogg's is waking up your taste buds with a new All-Bran Cranberries & Clusters cereal. It features toasted bran flakes with a lightly sweet vanilla flavour, tangy red cranberries and crunchy multi-grain clusters. To celebrate this fun launch of this new cereal, our friends at Kelloggs are … [Read more...]
Kellogg’s All Bran Tweet Shop
There's something new to stop you in the cereal aisle this week, but instead of a toddler's tantrum or a teen's plea for sugar, this time it's something you'll want to put in your cart. Kellogg's is waking up your taste buds with new All-Bran Cranberries & Clusters cereal. It features … [Read more...]
Gift tech support – my first contest!
I remember a distinct time being in the basement of our house in Markham, Ontario when I was six years old. On the walls, delightful wood paneling and the floors were covered in knee deep, brown shag carpeting. I was likely wearing something velour or a rust-coloured turtleneck and beige cords. In … [Read more...]