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Best Gifts Best Buy Shopping Experience

When the kids were little Christmas shopping was easy, well, easier. A new doll or blocks or a box of crayons. Now gift wish lists consist of words like megapixels, Bluetooth, and gigabytes. To make it possible to put a few shiny tech gifts under the tree this year, we checked out the Best Buy Black Friday sale. […]

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Cyber Monday Travel Deals

I love the philosophy of spending less on things and more on experiences but it can be a hard notion to get behind when everyone is touting super Black Friday or Cyber Monday sales. Who doesn’t like a good deal? Well Air Transat makes it easier to go for the experience option while grabbing a great deal thanks to their Transat Auction. […]

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A Father-Daughter Tradition Continues

As parents, we spend a lot of time helping with homework and making school lunches but it’s the traditions that create lasting memories. American Express Canada and The Hunger Games play a role in a father daughter tradition in our home. […]

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Samsung Canada Encourages the Love of STEM with a Grants and a Giveaway

I’m always amazed at how my kids and kids in general use technology. They’re using apps to learn how to code, creating and sharing new talents with peers online, or expanding their knowledge with great YouTube channels for families, including AsapSCIENCE. Samsung Canada wants to tape into your child’s inquisitive mind with both tech grants and a Samsung Galaxy Tab S giveaway. […]

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Win These #ListToppers for the Holidays from Mattel

Now that Santa has made his grand entrance we’re in full holiday mode in our home. Of course the number one priority for my kids is putting together their gift wish lists. Whether your child is celebrating a first Christmas or entering their tween years, Mattel has items I’m sure are on your child’s list and we have a few of those #ListToppers to giveaway. […]

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Toronto Santa Claus Parade

With Halloween and Thanksgiving behind us it’s time for Santa to make an appearance. His arrival and the start of the holiday season is marked by the annual Toronto Santa Claus parade. We’ve attended almost every year (even before kids) to see the fun floats and hear the live marching bands. To me the parade signals the start to be all things festive, from reading holiday books and baking cookies to putting the decorations up around the house.  […]

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Above the Clouds in Maui

Editor’s note: The following traveller’s tale was written by our own Junior Style Blogger and earned her a finalist potion in the 2015 Family Travel Forum Teen Travel Writing Scholarship. […]


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