Unique Stocking Stuffer Ideas for 2018

  Looking for some unique stocking stuffer ideas this year?   Stockings are one of the most loved Christmas traditions. Even though the stocking items are smaller they can still make a big impact, because for many, my boys included, the stockings are the most fun to open and always what they dig into first!  You may have some classic items that go into the stockings each year - an orange, underwear, lump of coal? But it's fun to mix things up and really surprise them … [Read more...]

Car and Truck Activities for Preschoolers 

  Car and truck activities geared for preschoolers PLUS some of best car and truck toys for kids!    When I was a teen I spent my summers babysitting for a family with 4 boys, the irony right? Turns out it was good training. They lived in a newly developed neighbourhood that was still growing and I would often take the boys for walks. Not only was it good exercise for all of us, but I learned quickly that it was a great way to entertain the boys. New neighbourhood meant … [Read more...]

Christmas Wish List Printables

  Use these Christmas Wish List Printables to help the kids gather ideas and organize your holiday shopping lists   I fondly remember flipping through the Sears Wish Book with my brother and circling all the toys we wanted to find under our tree Christmas morning. As a mom, I find myself chasing the boys around each year bugging them to write down some gift ideas for not only me but their relatives as well. I don't get why it's a struggle for them to think of things they would … [Read more...]

Advent Calendars Boys Will Love

  Ready to choose your Advent Calendars?  I never had advent calendars growing up so it wasn't a tradition I started with my own boys right away. In fact it wasn't until the last three years when they were over 8yrs old that we decided to give advent calendars a try. Turns out the boys loved them and over the last couple of years we've had a blast with the Playmobil and Lego advent calendars. This year, I wanted to see what else was out there for boys to countdown the days … [Read more...]

Crate Creatures – Crazy Monster Fun!

These Crate Creatures toys were provided at no cost for reviewing purposes. All opinions belong to the author.    We didn’t know what we were in for when these Crate Creatures arrived on our doorstep! The boys were thrilled with excitement when they reached in and found these gross but lovable creatures in their crates.   There was something for all 3 of the boys! The little “Flingers” were the immediate choice for my middle guy who likes smaller toys that he can … [Read more...]

10 Reasons You’ll Love the Dyson Cyclone V10

The Dyson Cyclone V10 was provided by Dyson Canada for reviewing purposes, all opinions are my own.    Not one, not two, but ten reasons you'll love the new Dyson Cyclone V10 Absolute! I didn't need a new vacuum, I was still madly, deeply in love with my Dyson DC77 even after three years but what I didn't have was a handheld vacuum so I eagerly accepted the opportunity to test drive the and boy was I blown away!  I thought it would be handy to have for cleaning out … [Read more...]

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