Kids Book Review: The Square Root of Summer

The Square Root of Summer Roaring Brook Press / Raincoast Books By Harriet Reuter Hapgood 304 pages age 13 to 18 […]

Kids Book Review: The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer…

The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer… Chronicle Books / Raincoast Books By Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud 44 pages age 5-8 […]

Tips for Summer Family Entertaining

Big family gathering or a few close friends, summer weather brings the perfect opportunity for summer family entertaining with a backyard get together. We’ve gathered a few of our favourite tips for family entertaining. […]

Melissa & Doug June Post – Summer Memories Box

Summer is about creating childhood memories. Memories of fun with friends at the park or family on the beach. Memories of a full summer, of stories to share when school starts again. That’s what I write about in my most recent post for Melissa & Doug. […]

Kids Book Review: This is the Story of You

This is the Story of You Chronicle Books / Raincoast Books By Beth Kephart 264 pages age 13-18 […]

My Style. Shoes for the Summer Transition.

It’s that time of year where everyone is starting to get ready for summer, swapping our winter layers for shorts and tank tops. However, something I personally find incredibly difficult is finding shoes for the seasonal transition. I mean it’s not like I want to have endless amounts of shoes. If you face this same dilemma, I found four fun summer shoes that are perfect for the winter to summer transition. […]

David’s Tea Makes Summer Iced Tea To Go Easy

Warmer weather means switching from hot tea to iced tea and thanks to David’s Tea its even easier. Their tea press means you can brew your favourite tea, add ice and go. […]

Tria Beauty Laser Hair Removal 4X – Initial Treatment

Even though we’re in the middle of winter an upcoming visit to the warm California coast has me thinking of shorts and sleeveless shirts. And with that, hair removal. I had a chance to try the Tria Beauty Precision but removing bigger areas of hair like on your legs or arms call for the Tria Beauty 4X. […]

Summer Glow with the Honey Bronze Collection

I may not be a fan of summer vacations coming to an end but I do love the after holiday glow. I’ve discovered The Body Shop’s Honey Bronze collection let’s me prolong that relaxed “fresh from the beach” look, even after I’ve returned home. […]

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Cottage Ownership May Be Easier Than You Think

I love living in the city but sometimes it’s nice to head to the cottage. Unlike most people we know, neither side of our family owns a cottage and it can be such an expensive investment at this stage, or so I thought. Great Blue Resorts offers an affordable way for families like mine to own their own getaway in Ontario’s cottage country. […]