Camping in Kingston, Ontario at 1000 Island / Kingston KOA

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One of my favorite cities in Ontario is Kingston. The incredibly rich history grabs my attention, so much so, that I cannot absorb it quickly enough. The food leaves my taste buds dancing, and the attractions are endless. There is something for everyone to do in Kingston, Ontario, whether you are … [Read more...]

This Gem is a Hour from Toronto: Horseshoe Resort Ontario #DoTheShoe

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Horseshoe Resort Ontario is a four season destination offering fun for thrill-seekers, adventurers, however it can be as active or relaxing as you dream your getaway to be. When we travel we seek adventure, you won't find us sitting at the pool for too long before our next big activity takes place. … [Read more...]

Summer Adventure Seeking at Horseshoe Resort Ontario #DoTheShoe

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This past year we have been really getting to know our own backyard and have rediscovered play throughout Ontario. From lazy Sunday's in our Kawartha Lakes backyard to skating in the lush forest of Muskoka. Off to Day Camp They Go... Our recent family travel landed us only an hour from Toronto, … [Read more...]

Rediscover Play as a Tourist Throughout Ontario

Rock jumping Shores of Collingwood

It seems these days we are rediscovering all types of play. Even the chores are turned into play at home. Today, counting beans as we picked them from the garden became playtime for Little O and I and he had no clue it was school work that was happening. Putting away laundry becomes play when it is … [Read more...]

Mastermind Slackers Slide and Surf Screamin’ 20’ Water Slide Review

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Each summer I like to stock up on a few new items to make summer memorable for the kids and keep them from saying those famous summer words "I am bored!"Among that list is the typical, bubbles, sidewalk chalk, balls, crayons, markers and a notebook to track all their fun. Last year we got a new … [Read more...]

Summer Game Night Tips

Mattel Games

The kids are out of school and I am looking for different ways to keep my kids busy, but also find time to spend family time together with them. We spend a lot of weekends during the summer months camping and I always bring along UNO™ for everyone to play. It is quick and easy to play and a game the … [Read more...]

Free Science Printables To Inspire STEM with your Children

Wild Turkeys in backyard. Kids watching Turkeys play

Then & Now It wasn't till I was an adult did I find the whole world of science interesting. As a child I don't remember being introduced to much more than what science we did in school and that I don't remember being too in depth. Today, I am fascinated by the world of science. I ponder the … [Read more...]

Winter Activity Ideas to #MakeRoomForPlay + Mama’s Tips to Enjoy it!

Make Room For Play - ParticipACTION ParticipACTION

Sometimes our Canadian winters seem to drag on forever. I use to joke that once winter arrived I would go into hibernation like bears do - this joke actually was the truth. Winter has never been my favorite season. I am not the best on skates, although I try to enjoy it for my children and husband. … [Read more...]

Set Aside Screen Time #MakeRoomForPlay and ParticipACTION

Make Room For Play - ParticipACTION ParticipACTION

Back In The Day When I was a little girl, I remember jumping rope, riding my bike, playing in the sandbox, playing with my dolls and opening up my imagination until the sun went down. I am sure I was bored at times but for the most part I don't remember boredom at all. My imagination was open to … [Read more...]

Redefine Family Night: An Old Fashioned Canadian Backyard Skate Plus A Redefined Candy Bar #MarvellousCreations

Cadbury Dairy Milk Marvellous Creations candy bar

This post is part of the YummyMummyClub.ca and Cadbury Dairy Milk Marvellous Creations #MarvellousCreations sponsored program. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. This post reflects my personal opinion about the information provided by the sponsors. Every family … [Read more...]