• Ontario Science Centre MythBusters Giveaway (1)

MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition Giveaway

My kids watch a number of shows that don’t interest me but MythBusters isn’t one of them. It’s actually a program the whole family enjoys and it inspires creative thinking and experimentation. So when MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition arrived at the Ontario Science Centre we were stoked to visit and now you can too. […]

  • Family Game Time Nintendo E3 Disney Infinity3 (1)

Family Game Time: Nintendo E3 Games and Disney Infinity 3.0 Preview

Playing games and writing about them is one of the reasons I started this blog. It’s a lot of fun. Another thing I like about writing my blog is attending game previews. Recently I had the chance to preview some of the new games from Nintendo Canada and the latest Disney Infinity version.


  • Giveaway Menchies Canada Creation Contest (1)

Win a Menchie’s VIP Pass

AHHHHH! It’s summer time and I’m so happy because that means sweeeeet treats!! I love eating; it’s one of my very favorite hobbies (especially when it comes to eating sweets!) Right now I’m falling in love with Frozen yogurt… specifically Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt. […]

  • Family Travel Sunwing Royalton Riviera Cancun Review (1)

Royalton Riviera Cancun Means Luxury and Relaxation for the Whole Family

Getting away with the family can help everyone recharge but planning a trip that appeals to everyone can be stressful. Will my kids avoid feeling bored? Will the food appeal to everyone’s varied taste buds and live up to my high expectations? Will I actually get some vacation time instead of making sure everyone else is happy? I’m sure I’m not the only one who has these thoughts as they submit their credit card number for the big family trip. Unlike past travels, I decided to look into an all-inclusive destination, with Sunwing Vacations as a way to give everyone a vacation, including myself.


  • Kids Book Review My Rules for Being Pretty Princess (1)

Kids Book Review: My Rules for Being a Pretty Princess

My Rules for Being a Pretty Princess
Raincoast Books / Sourcebooks
By Heath McKenzie
32 pages
age 5-8


  • Splatoon CanadianVideo Game Tour (1)

Splatoon Canadian Summer Tour

In our new family game time blog our gamer guy talked about the virtual paintball game from Nintendo Canada, Splatoon, a fun video games for families. You can read his post covering the features that will appeal to families. If you’re looking for a new family game for your Nintendo Wii U gaming system, Splatoon may just be the ticket. […]

  • Family Travel Maui Four Seasons Market Night (1)

Eating Local in Maui at Duo’s Market Night

From discovering farm to table tacos in Vermont, lobster benedict in Key West, or a loco moco in Hawaii, food is key when we travel as a family. Good local food. On a family trip to Maui, our first of what I hope will be many, we enjoyed a lot of local dishes and establishments but one of our favourite family meals out had to be Market Night at Duo. […]


10 Mouthwatering Meatball Recipes

When To Get Rid of Old Clothes: 10 Tips

Respect Your Limits

8 Ways to Bring Mindfulness to Your Family

12 DIY Summer Backyard Bars

Gamer Party

Monogram Wall String Art

Free/Inexpensive Disney Souvenirs

Bug Sensory Table

How Good Parents Miss Child Abuse