Spring has sprung and it’s more than likely you have a few special occasions coming up in your family or friendship circle you’ll need gifts for. We’ve rounded up our favourite practical and/or personalized gifts to give kids of all ages in our family and friendship circle we think you’ll love too. These are great options for Birthdays, Easter, Graduation, Baptisms, Baby Showers and more!
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Feeling the urge to purge as we approach Spring? My lastest article on PTPA Media Inc. – A Room-By-Room Guide to Declutter Your Home PLUS how to dispose and remove items responsibly or resell them to put some money back in your pocket! **Disclaimer: this is NOT a cleaning guide. Anyone who knows me can attest I do not get my bliss from domestic duties.
Today is International Women’s Day, and this year’s campaign encourages us to “Be Bold For Change”. I’ve never labelled myself a feminist. I’m not much into the labels we impose on women. They are just another tool used to diminish and if there’s one thing I’ve learned maturing as a woman is that none of us are one-dimensional. But if being a feminist means valuing demonstrable decency
Life is fleeting and I wanted to start a monthly series highlighting things we loved over the previous month, and a place to reflect amongst the hustle and bustle of busy family life. This series will include products, family memories and even some sources of inspiration and lessons learned that swirl around this Mama’s over-thinking mind that need off-loading. A place to get a little
**This post was sponsored by www.iseeme.com Personalized Children’s Books and contains affiliate links, meaning if you click on them, we may earn a small commission used to keep this site running. All opinions are our own.** Fostering a love of reading early on has been a priority for all our babes. Even better than seeing their enthusiasm for story time, is seeing them light up when
“EVERY LOVE STORY IS BEAUTIFUL, BUT OURS IS MY FAVOURITE” It’s 1 week until the “day of love” that is Valentine’s Day, and with all the love in the air we’ve partnered with Jack & Jilly Designs to GIVEAWAY this print that celebrates YOUR love story, along with your pop culture favourites! Can you guess the 7 famous couples listed above? We had our print done
They say what you focus on grows, so by sharing 7 unique date night ideas in Toronto, I’m hoping to get more of them! Hint, hint, babe 😉 In January, Andrew and I celebrated our 11-year Anniversary and 22 years of couple-hood. Our long-time courtship has meant lots of date nights – well not lately, because well, hello kids! But if you’ve been following our Insta snaps
I’ve been feeling the need to have more one-on-one with my babes these days, especially the bigger boys. Having a toddler and baby in the mix means they’ve had less of our undivided attention. They deserve to feel special, and I’ve found one on one is the way to go. Here are some Mom-Son Date ideas we love. Some are FREE, several low-cost!
Many of us have heard of “The 5 Love Languages” concept theorized by Dr. Gary Chapman – a renowned marriage counselor – in his book of the same name released over 20 years ago. I myself came across this love theory on Oprah’s Lifeclass in 2013. Chapman theorizes we all have a primary and secondary way we like to be loved, and that there are 5 major categories