Girls

Embrace Your #RealBeauty With Dove Canada + Giveaway

Embrace Your #RealBeauty With Dove Canada + Giveaway

You’re thin; I’m too fat! You have curves; I want some. The girl over there has the perfect chest; my breast are too big. I wish I looked as beautiful as you. We always think the grass (so to speak) is greener on the other […]

The Coolest Wearable Gadget for Kids

The Coolest Wearable Gadget for Kids

Last August we were introduced to the VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch. The idea was for all the kids to give it a try starting with our oldest. I ordered it in a neutral lime green colour so everyone could wear it. It didn’t end up going that […]

Mattel 2015 Trending Toys #ListToppers #PlayAdvocate

Mattel 2015 Trending Toys #ListToppers #PlayAdvocate

Just this past weekend I sat on the couch with my four children and we talked about Christmas and what we need or want this year. I am happy to say our kids are very easy to please when it comes to toys. Of course […]

Hockey Isn’t Ruled By Gender #WeAllPlay

Hockey Isn’t Ruled By Gender #WeAllPlay

As a little girl we lived in Toronto and I remember my Dad taking my sister and I out to the local outdoor rinks for a skate. He did this each year and for some reason I was always so choppy on the ice. The […]

Give Your Kids The Knowledge To Know What Dietainment Is #StopDietainment

Give Your Kids The Knowledge To Know What Dietainment Is #StopDietainment

To follow-up on my article Let’s Stop These Unhealthy Body Image Messages From Brainwashing Our Daughters I thought I should have an open talk to our children about Dietainment. I have to say I was very proud in their reaction to the videos Multi-Grain Cheerio created on Dietainment. […]

Let’s Stop These Unhealthy Body Image Messages From Brainwashing Our Daughters #StopDietainment

Let’s Stop These Unhealthy Body Image Messages From Brainwashing Our Daughters #StopDietainment

Children are sponges, this is a talent they are pretty much born with. They absorb everything they see and tuck it away till they see an opportunity to bring it out. I remember when a friend of mine was working in daycare, she said you […]