The Grand Hotel Toronto: Come for the Room, Stay for the View!

The grand hotel

This Summer I whisked the family away on a big city adventure in downtown Toronto. Traveling into the city is always an adventure for the kids and they try to be the first to find the CN Tower. On this weekend getaway, we spent an afternoon at the Ontario Science Centre and took in a performance of … [Read more...]

Science Rocks and Lemurs Leap at the Ontario Science Centre

OSC Collage

Get ready to rock at the Ontario Science Centre!  This Summer kids and adults alike are rocking out at the new Science of Rock 'N' Roll exhibit on level 6 of the Ontario Science Centre!  Have you ever wondered about the science behind rock 'n' roll? How has technology shaped this … [Read more...]

Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO Live on Stage at the Panasonic Theatre

dinosaur zoo sign

  The Dinosaurs are taking over Toronto!!! Like most boys, my guys love dinosaurs! Imagine their surprise when we brought them to see Dinosaur Zoo Live this past weekend where their favourite dinosaurs came to life right before their very eyes!!  Erth - one of Australia’s best-loved and most … [Read more...]

The Prismatic World Tour hits Toronto!

Katy Perry

Katy Perry made her COVERGIRL debut in 2013 and I honestly couldn't think of a better fit for the brand! This is a girl that loves to play dress up and is colourful both inside and out! Her latest concert tour, the Prismatic World Tour, shows us just how much! It's all about costumes, colour and … [Read more...]

Swiffer cleans house for the Toronto Raptors!

Toronto Raptors

This past Sunday my family was treated to an afternoon Raptors game at the Air Canada Centre! You can imagine the excitement the news created from an all boy family like ours! This would be the first NBA game for not only the kids, but for Mom and Dad as well, and the whole family was pumped and … [Read more...]



I remember the first time I saw Pink as a COVERGIRL in a magazine. I had probably seen hundreds of Easy, Breezy, Beautiful ads in the past and never taken much notice of the fresh faces and megawat smiles, but this! Pink as a COVERGIRL?! This definitely caught my eye! Pink is strong, fierce, … [Read more...]

The Backyardigans Sea Deep in Adventure! {Giveaway}


Got a Backyardigans fan in the house? We have 3! Actually 4 because I'm pretty fond of them myself! lol Those catchy songs get me every time! Guess who's coming to town for a Sea Adventure? Your favourite crew, Tasha, Austin, Pablo, Uniqua and Tyrone!  Who explores a coral reef, plays in an … [Read more...]

Making Little Big Impressions {Giveaway}

little big baby impressions

* My reviewer Diane had the pleasure of creating a sweet keepsake ornament from Little Big Impressions! * Like most parents, we’ve done handprints and footprints of the kids with paint, and in casting moulds… all cute, but lacking the true details we were trying to capture. Those were our only … [Read more...]

Pulled Pork Poutine #DishwithDawn

Dine & Dish with Dawn - Event Poster

If you are in the Toronto area on June 5th, you must get down to the Dish and Dine with Dawn event and score yourself some free poutine! Yes! Free Poutine!!! What's the catch?? There's always a catch! You have to clean your own dishes! That's right, if you eat it, you clean it!! But don't worry, … [Read more...]

Activities for Kids in Toronto!

CN Tower

Summer will be here before we know it, are you looking for some fun activities to do with the Kids in Toronto? The city has lots of fun to offer to families. From thrilling adventure, getting up close with the animals or having a relaxing picnic Toronto has it all! Here are some of the top … [Read more...]

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