Encouraging Little Ones to Express Themselves Through Music

Plugged in to work.

As I sit here and type, I am plugged into Songza, streaming a no lyrics playlist called instrumental hip hop beats. My working playlists change with my mood, one day it could be a mellow jazz and the next day I am clicking to my key pad to a no lyrics playlist called ambient. I've always been … [Read more...]

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are! #BeSuper + Giveaway

Be Super! Power posing is for more than Superheroes. Barbie Power posing

Typically when you think of super hero's your child may think of Marvel hero's, very few think of themselves. Barbie wants your little girl to think of themselves as a superhero! How great would it be for all kids across Canada to tap into their own inner superheroes and use their imagination to … [Read more...]

Girls & Boys 1-12: Mattel Top Holiday Toys 2014

Mattels top toys http://mattelholiday.ca/ Holiday toys

The other day I was at an appointment and there was a young man who had no kids. He said to me "Wow you're a mom of four? I need to pick your brain on what type of toys to buy for all the children on my nice list."  Of course on my blog was a great starting point. However,  I was also recently … [Read more...]

Your Wish = $1 donation to Make-A-Wish Canada

Make a heartfelt wish for someone special this holiday and spread some joy with #BarbieWishes. Each Wish from the Heart donates $1 to Make-A-Wish® Canada and yours can too! Details at www.barbie.com/mydreams. Remember to dream big, because with Barbie™ Anything is Possible!

Throughout the year my heart feels heavy with kindness especially at this time of year it is overflowing with opportunities to share even more. Along with scooping out gifts for loved ones that give back in someway, I also look for opportunities to support in kindness movements that will change … [Read more...]

Pictures From The Toronto Santa Claus Parade 2014: Our Barbie Princess #TOSanta

Toronto Santa Claus Parade 2014 Barbie Float Barbie Princess

This year I shared a huge excitement with you in my earlier post Our Princess is Riding A Float In This Years Toronto Santa Claus Parade 2014 that day has come and gone and on my Facebook page promised my loyal readers some pictures from the day. Drop Off Before The Toronto Santa Claus … [Read more...]

Our Princess is Riding A Float In This Years Toronto Santa Claus Parade 2014

Toronto Santa Claus Parade 2014 Barbie Float

Little Girls Dream When I was a little girl growing up in Scarborough my father would take my sister and I to the Toronto Santa Claus Parade each year. I remember it being so festive and a tradition that I really enjoyed. I haven't been down to see the Toronto Santa Claus Parade since I was a … [Read more...]

Meeting Entrepreneur Barbie ® Plus Canadians Enter Barbie™ Business Bursary

Mattel Entrepreneur Barbie The Barbie™ Business Bursary

Dream It, To See It! I am a firm believer that if you dream it, work towards it, your dreams will come true. Hence my blog title In R Dream. Dreaming is something entrepreneurs do naturally. They may not call it dreaming, they may never consider it to be dreaming but in my opinion that is exactly … [Read more...]