I am right in the thick of my first-ever 'back to school shopping' for my 4 year old. I guess it's really 'to school' shopping, since it's her first year of Junior Kindergarten, but that doesn't have quite the same ring to it, does it? We have most of our supplies covered, and the backpack (Tinker Bell) has been purchased, so I'm working on clothing and foot wear. Kidorable sent me an adorable pair of their Fairy rain boots so Ashlyn will be splashing in puddles in style this year!
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My husband is a pretty well-dressed man, if I do say so myself. He's got a wide variety of dress clothes, but he has a tough time for casual t-shirts because they tend to be either boring (solids, stripes or plaids) or else they're huge logos and he's not into that. I came across Redbubble on Facebook one day just before his birthday and ended up ordering a funny t-shirt that has become a favourite, so I knew that the hardest part of working on a review with Redbubble would be having him narrow Read more [...]
From the same team that brought you The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child (both favourites in our house), NCircle Entertainment has released Room on the Broom on dvd this month and we were very happy to receive a copy to review!
Based on the #1 best-selling children's book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Alex Scheffler, it's the story of a witch who has quite an adventure as she rides on her broom one night, losing things and making friends as she goes.
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Though the weather was cloudy and the forecast was rainy, we decided to keep our plans and head out to the beach while we were on vacation in New Brunswick. Our family, plus my husbands's cousin and her family, my husband's aunt and her friend and friend's two grandchildren - 12 people in total - all headed out to Aboiteau Beach. This was our first time to Aboiteau Beach and the consensus was that we will happily return!
There was a reasonable fee of $7 to park for the day, and we were able Read more [...]