Odds are very good that if you child has a favourite character, that character has a special DVD to enjoy during the holiday season! NCircle Entertainment has some great holiday options that features some familiar faces and are a nice change of pace for the winter. I was sent a package of four holiday themed DVDs: A Very Awesome Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! Holiday Show!, The Snowman, Calliou's Holiday Movie and Octonauts: The Very Vegimal Christmas. Keep reading and you can enter to win them for Read more [...]
Winter has arrived here in Ottawa, and after 3 days of cold I am almost ready to dig out some games that I have set aside for Christmas just to give us something new and fun to do! My friends at a Wonder Forge sent a board game for each of my daughters that I know they'll love. I love board games because they can teach so many things while you play, and the really fun board games inspire all sorts of imaginative play and 'house rules' that really keep things interesting!
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I can never predict which doll will become a favourite in our house. Ashlyn has had her special doll, Flower Baby, since she was 2. Flower Baby is a snuggly baby with a plastic head, which is great for playing Mommy. However, Ashlyn is starting to play in more mature ways now, acting out social situations and trying out new ways to behave, and she wants a doll that is more like her to play with: a young girl, not a baby or a grown up. I can't wait to surprise her with a Maplelea Girls doll on Read more [...]
It's funny how the older my daughters get, the smaller their toys are. The magical world of Lalaloopsy™ is now tinier - and cuter! - than ever with Lalaloopsy Tinies™. Featuring over 100 unique Lalaloopsy™ characters and pets, they come in sets of 10 and each pack has a surprise character to add to the fun. These cuties would make a great stocking stuffer!
Add to the fun with Lalaloopsy Tinies™ Houses. These tiny houses come with an exclusive Lalaloopsy Tinies™ character and Read more [...]
When I was approached about including the Sphero Ollie, the robot that is controlled by an app for your Apple or Android device, in my Holiday Gift Guide, I did not hesitate to say yes! Oh, not for my daughters, or even for me. This little guy will be wrapped and under the tree for my husband (now is the real test of if he reads my blog, isn't it!). A mere 9.96" x 4.84" x 4.29" inches and 1.3 pounds, Ollie is going to be hours of fun for our whole family because there is no way that the girls Read more [...]