Eco Vessel Stainless Steel Water Bottles and Containers to Suit Everyone

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Living where I do, in Ontario, we have been blessed – or tortured, depending on your outlook – by an extremely hot, humid and dry summer this year. On one hand, I say blessed, as the nice sunny weather has allowed for lots of outdoor time to explore new parks and splash pads. On the […]

IronKids Gummies: Yummy, Gummy, All Natural Vitamin Supplements

The toughest part about vitamins for kids is deciding which ones to buy: high quality ingredients are useless if your child spits it out, whereas bright colours and yummy flavours can often mean less desirable and artificial ingredients. Has IronKids Gummies found the perfect balance? IronKids Gummies Review IronKids Gummies are made in Quebec by […]

Go Green With Go Go Bags!

As a teacher I am often appalled by the large amounts of garbage generated by school lunches and snacks. Not wanting to contribute to the garbage issue, I planned on using multiple plastic containers to pack my daughter’s lunch for Kindergarten, but I soon realized that plastic containers took up too much space to fit everything […]

Brave Movie Review

This review was written by “Movie Dad” Joel Nickel – husband to Beth Nickel. I had the opportunity to view Disney/Pixar’s Brave recently with my wife and two children.  I am a huge fan of Pixar movies. My 7-year-old son, 5-year-old daughter and I have seen nearly every Pixar movie multiple times on our home theatre. […]

REVIEW: Jake and the Neverland Pirates

Jake and the Neverland Pirates are a gang of adventurous little pirates.  Captain Hook and his crew are always taking things from them and tries to spoil their fun.  The pirates all have special gifts from Peter Pan that help them solve the problems in each episode: Jake – sword (leadership powers), Izzy – pixie […]

ivivva athletica: Disney's "Shake It Up" line

I was very excited to get the chance to try out a few pieces of clothing from the new girls clothing line ivivva athletica.  This line was created by lululemon, the Vancouver-based yoga clothing giant, for girls aged 4 to 14.  The clothes are designed with consideration of the needs of dancers, gymnasts, ice skaters […]

Math Blaster

Math Blaster is an online world that incorporates problem solving and math into every aspect of the site.  This browser-based virtual world is for kids ages 6-12 and incorporates age-appropriate challenges and math games.  Math Blaster was created by the educational company, Knowledge Adventure, which also created the virtual world of JumpStart – a site […]