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My Style. Dancing Shoes
Every year my school hosts a dance-a-thon to raise funds for school programs. Basically we choose songs and we dance to them in our gym. It's always hard for me to find a pair of shoes to wear because most of the shoes that fit me are all pink with sparkles, and very princessey. But I found five different pairs of shoes that I loved and there’s not one sparkle in the bunch.
Kids Book Review: Exclamation Mark
Exclamation MarkScholastic Canadaage 5-8By Amy Krouse Rosenthal, illustrated by Tom Lichtenheld56 pages
Dry Skin. Damaged Skin. CeraVe
Dry winter weather seems like a distant memory as the temperatures start to get warmer but it was a difficult one on our skin. Even with the warmer weather, dry and damaged skin is still an issue in our home but I think we’ve found a solution.
Disney Social Media Moms News and Fun
Unlike other more traditional conferences I had heard that the Disney Social Media Moms Conference offered attendees a nice mix of fun and learning. One of the benefits to attending a Disney conference, besides the magic of Disneyland, is getting a sneak peek at new plans from Disney as well as a little park fun.
My Style. Madonna Inn Pink
I had recently found out about The Madonna Inn from another person’s blog post. The Inn has all sorts of themed rooms like the Safari Room or the Cave Man Room, which sounded super cool. I really wanted to go there just to get to see everything. For my birthday I was in for a surprise.
51 Easter Craft Ideas
It’s easy to get caught up in the chocolate treats or toys for kids when it comes to Easter but it’s also the perfect time to pull out the craft supplies. Whether you are looking to make a gift, decorate the home or just occupy the kids here are 51 Easter-themed craft ideas worth a check.
Kids Book Review: Oh! If Only...
Oh! If Only...Random House Canadaage 4-8By Michael Foreman32 pages
Tips on Dining with Kids on the Melissa & Doug Blog
Whether you are on a family vacation, celebrating an event, or just looking to have fun with the family, dining out with the kids can be a fun option. If you are worried about hitting your favourite restaurant with kids in tow, I have some tips.
No More 'Red Eye' for This Family
When we were invited to attend Disney’s fifth Social Media Moms Conference in Disneyland this past week (it returns to Disney World in 2015) I wanted to make the most of our time on the west coast. The last day of the conference was Sunday so when I found a ‘red eye’ flight that night (leaving late Sunday and arriving home early Monday morning) I thought that would be the perfect way to get more…
11 Carry-On Essentials
When traveling with kids everyone seems to focus on keeping the kids entertained, packing gear to occupy them, but moms need a little distraction too. Some essentials in my carry-on or personal travel bag include but are not limited to: