Visiting Santa at the Eaton Centre has been a family tradition since my oldest was a baby. Our family has grown and the Eaton Centre has changed but a visit with Santa is still part of our holiday experience. This year we had the chance to hang out with Santa in his Toronto log cabin.
Earlier I shared a list of 51 Advent Calendar Craft Ideas to celebrate the days leading up to Christmas. One idea we included in the list, and an idea my family participates in at home, is enjoying a different holiday themed book each day before Christmas. Here are 24 Days of Holiday Books, some old favourites mixed in with new releases, to count your way to Christmas.
Its that time of year again, when kids are on their best behaviour and dreams are added to the ever growing wish list. To reduce the gift finding frazzle here’s a gift guide with something for all the kids on your list.
When vacationing with your family in Orlando, there are many accommodation options but All Star Vacation Homes offer an alternative. Set-up your home base and enjoy these 7 benefits of having a home away from home.
I love the idea of decorative packages during the holidays. These brightly coloured gifts and lovely homemade jars, all tied up with beautiful ribbon. Well the LabelWorks LW-400 from Epson makes this wrapping a little easier and we have a one to giveaway in a festive little package.
Baking is holiday staple in our home, from shortbread and gingerbread cookies to lemon squares and chocolate truffles. Rice Krispie treats are also on our holiday list because even the youngest can be involved with making these. To make holiday even sweeter, each Rice Krispies treat we make can lead to a child in need receiving a toy this holiday.
My smart phone keeps me connected but it also enables me to capture a moment in time and share it. Instagram is my new photo album, enabling me to share travel experiences and everyday family silliness. Now I’ve found a way to bring those moments out into the real world (and surprise my husband).