Great Wolf Lodge 2014

Great Wolf Lodge

MomMomOnTheGo and family recently packed our bags, hopped in the car, and headed for our summer trip to Great Wolf Lodge in Grand Mound Washington. This was our second year heading for a family trip to Great Wolf Lodge and I think that we have more fun every time we go there.This year we stayed two nights which was the same length as our stay last year. I know that some people stay one night at Great Wolf Lodge, but honestly, there is too much fun to be had and a minimum of a two night … [Read more...]

What A Jewel – Pillowcase Painting Kit

What A Jewel

One of our favorite pastimes in our household has to be crafts. When it comes to crafts, my Little One LOVES painting. So when I showed my Little One a pillowcase that you can paint all yourself, she was ecstatic to say the least.Available at What A Jewel is an entire line of pillowcase painting kits. My Little One painted the Mermaid pillowcase and she is totally in love with the process of painting it, as well as the end product.Here is a before photo of the Mermaid … [Read more...]

Whistlefritz On Va Jouer (Let’s Play)

Whistlefritz

Whistlefritz has done it again with their newest French Language DVD, On Va Jouer. Through singing, dancing, and just have a ton of fun, children will learn the french vocabulary for different parts of the body and clothing items. Of course Fritzi, the adorable little mouse along with a few energetic children help with making the learning fun.My Little One and I absolutely love the Whistlefritz French Language DVD's and CD's. On Va Jouer is just as exciting and fun as the previous DVD. … [Read more...]

Sexy Juice

Sexy Juice

Sexy Juice is fresh, premium cold pressed juice delivered right to your door. Yes that is right, Sexy Juice comes to you.I recently got a juicer. I love fruits and vegetables and I thought it would be so much fun to start trying to drink freshly juiced drinks. I have to admit that I was struggling a bit with what to put together in my juicer. Then I came across Sexy Juice.I tested out three separate Sexy Juice drinks:24 Karat (new)​​:​ Naval Orange, Satsuma Orange and Pink … [Read more...]

Bic Kids

Bic Kids

Have you ever noticed how large a normal sized pen and pencil is in your Little One's hand? I sure have. It appears that Bic has also noticed a need for proper pens and pencils for our little ones' hands.New to the pen and pencil market this year are Bic Kids pens and pencils. Bic Kids products are made the perfect size for those tiny hands to help them print and write more comfortably and in control of their writing instrument.MomMomOnTheGo and my Little One tested out the Bic pens … [Read more...]

World Elephant Day

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“If we do not act, we will have to shamefully admit to our children that we stood by as elephants were driven out of existence.” Samantha Strindberg Wildlife Conservation SocietyWorld Elephant Day is August 12 and we want to implement a viral program to support the Wildlife Conservation Society’s 96 Elephants campaign. This initiative focuses on protecting forest elephants from extinction through awareness and legislation. More than 35,000 elephants are killed by poachers each year … [Read more...]

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Food and Family

Chicken Soup for the Soul Food & Family

CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: FOOD & FAMILY BRINGS NEW PERSPECTIVE TO NATIONAL DISCUSSION ABOUT HEALTHY EATING Premieres August 2014 (check local listings) on PBSCOS COB, CT (August 2014) – Chicken Soup for the Soul®, the world's favorite and most recognized storyteller, joins the fight for healthy eating with a new PBS show, which premieres on PBS stations beginning August 9, 2014 (check local listings). CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: FOOD & FAMILY, a co-production of Georgia Public … [Read more...]

Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg

Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg

Terry Treetop is on a new adventure when his family goes camping in Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg. Terry finds a lost egg and sets out to find who the egg belongs to. Terry is a 5 year old boy who seems to love adventures and putting his detective skills to work.Terry sets out on his adventure to find the mother of the egg that he found under the tree, but after countless attempts to locate the rightful owner, Terry has to think of a different approach to solve the mystery of the eggs … [Read more...]

Little Sun Solar Lantern

Little Sun

The Little Sun was originally invented by a social business focused on getting clean, reliable, affordable light to 1.6 billion people worldwide without access to electricity. Now available for North America, the Little Sun is a practical solar light that utilizes the world’s most efficient solar cell to brighten up your camping trips, at the beach, festivals, BBQ or hiking. The Little Sun is extremely easy to use. Simply charge it with the power of the sun for 5 hours and receive 10 … [Read more...]

Flashbot

Flashbot

From Junior Learning comes Flashbot, a fun and interactive way to engage those Little Ones and have them learning.If you follow MomMomOnTheGo regularly, then you know that I love Junior Learning and their fun, educational products. My goal is to have my Little One having tons of fun and not even realizing that she is learning at the same time. One of the latest products we have tested out from Junior Learning is Flashbots. I am so excited to say that Junior Learning has maintained the … [Read more...]

Under the Sea Shells™ Word Problem Activity Set

Under the Sea Shells™ Word Problem Activity Set

New in 2014 from Learning Resources is Under the Sea Shells™ Word Problem Activity Set.I often find that one of the most undesirable tasks when it comes to school is word problems. Mary has 6 apples, Mike has 4, Susie comes along and takes 3 away etc...... Well now word problems can become fun with clam shells, crabs, and sea stars. Counting and doing math problems becomes fun when working them out with clam shells and sea creatures.Bring word problems to life (and make them … [Read more...]

Vancouver Aquarium – The Big Reveal

Vancouver Aquarium  Big Reveal

The Vancouver Aquarium has completed their biggest expansion ever and MomMomOnTheGo went to check it out.I have always loved the Vancouver Aquarium. My family loves to head there for the day. We love everything about the Aquarium and with the newest expansion, the Aquarium is bigger and better. The expansion has made the entrance way to the Vancouver Aquarium so welcoming, attractive, and organized. It is very impressive when you first walk in.The new Vancouver Aquarium has a … [Read more...]

Doh Vinci

Doh Vinci

From the makers of Play Doh comes an all new and absolutely amazing product called Doh Vinci.DOH VINCI is a new, customizable craft kit that allows your kids to have complete control…without the mess!It’s easy to use, all you have to do is insert the deco pop into the styler, close the styler and start creating your fun designs. It'ssuper easy for almost anyone to do and easy to clean up!The deco pop design compound sticks to many different surfaces, including wood, glass and … [Read more...]

Tranquil Starfish

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The Cloud b Tranquil Starfish follows in the footsteps of the award-winning Tranquil Turtle. It plays custom soothing sounds and features a unique textured shell which creates a magical underwater light effect.Features:Underwater companion Projects a magical underwater light effect Choice of 2 melodies with 6 adjustable volume levelsPlays 2 soothing sounds Surf SerenityLight timer and controls Auto-timer option: 23 minutes Requires 3 AA batteries; batteries are … [Read more...]

Fort Langley’s Brigade Days

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Celebrate British Columbia’s roots with Fort Langley’s Brigade Days: Historic weapons, live music and fun for all ages! News ReleaseFORT LANGLEY, BC, July 24, 2014 – Don’t miss the annual Brigade Days festival at Fort Langley National Historic Site, August 1-4. Period re-enactors from all over British Columbia and Washington will convene for three days of 1800s living, live music and the exciting Arrival of the Fur Brigades on the Fraser River.A Weekend of the Sights & … [Read more...]

Vancouver Aquarium as USA TODAY 10Best Choice

Vancouver Aquarium

This week, the Vancouver Aquarium was nominated for a voting contest conducted by USA TODAY’s 10Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest for its Best Aquariums category. The ten aquariums from this list that garners the most votes between now and August 18, 2014 will win a spot on the final roster of best aquariums in North America. Vancouver Aquarium was the only aquarium in Canada nominated for this contest.Voters can vote every day until Monday, August 18 at 9 a.m. PDT for the aquarium … [Read more...]

Richmond Maritime Festival 2014

RMF-2014

Quirky cast of characters make BC’s maritime heritage fun. News ReleaseRichmond, BC – Enchanting mermaids, marauding pirates, a storytelling wharf rat and creatures from the deep will bring the Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site alive with free entertainment, exploration and discovery for the Richmond Maritime Festival from August 8 to 10.BC’s oldest shipyard, the Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site, will be transformed with festive, maritime-themed décor, spontaneous … [Read more...]

Abbotsford Agrifair 2014

Abbotsford Agrifare

THE BEST LITTLE COUNTRY FAIR JUST GOT EVEN BETTER WITH A FANTASTIC ENTERTAINMENT LINEUP, NEW FEATURES AND ATTRACTIONS News ReleaseAbbotsford, BC – As one of the most beloved annual traditions for families in the Fraser Valley and beyond, the annual Abbotsford Agrifair and Mighty Fraser Rodeo, returning August 1-4, 2014, is the place to be this BC Day long weekend. Adults and kids alike will have a blast with the endless entertainment, and a different show every day.This year, the … [Read more...]

Second Cup Summer Drinks

Second Cup

Second Cup Summer Drinks Offer a Delicious Blast of CoolSummer is here and Second Cup is welcoming winter-weary Canadians with refreshing icy beverages. This season, Second Cup, the specialty coffee retailer with more than 350 stores across Canada, is introducing two new refreshing options – a Frozen Lemonade and a Black Cherry Smoothie – which join espresso-based favourites like Second Cup’s popular Chillatte® and Iced Lattes on the summer drink board. So whether you’re craving an icy … [Read more...]

Twinkling Firefly Frog™

Twinkling Firefly Frog

From Cloud b comes Twinkling Firefly Frog. A cute stuffie with fireflies that light up in his belly and relaxing sounds to soothe your Little One at bedtime.I have come to learn that Cloud b provides high quality products that both myself and my Little One love and Twinkling Firefly Frog is no exception.Here is what I love about Twinkling Firefly Frog:*Soft and cuddly. *Adorable *5 fireflies light up in his tummy. *2 sound options - rain/cricket sound or lullaby melody. *45 … [Read more...]