ePACT

ePACT

ePACT NETWORK REVOLUTIONIZING EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR FAMILIESVancouver, B.C. – ePACT Network is leveraging similar technologies and personal behaviours used on social networks, like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to revolutionize the way families prepare for emergencies. Acting as the single emergency record and support network for families, ePACT provides a central hub to securely store information and communicate with loved ones in the event of a crisis.Every year, North American … [Read more...]

The Loft Raises Breast Cancer Awareness to New Heights

bras4cause

ABBOTSFORD, BC - On Oct 1, The Loft Hair Studio and Beauty Bar took a brave step forward for Breast Cancer Awareness month. Supporting the Crystal Gala Breast Health Unit at Abbotsford Regional Health and Cancer Centre (ARHCC), they've started the #LoftBrasForACause fundraising campaign that asks their patrons to bring a bra to donate and be displayed at the front of their building.When asked about how she came up with the idea, Kelly Sansalone, owner of The Loft said, "Following the … [Read more...]

Kiwi Crate

Kiwi Crate

If you have Little Ones that love arts and craft then I suggest that you check out Kiwi Crate. Kiwi Crate is either a monthly subscription or a whenever you want to order service that brings a box full of arts and craft projects right to your door. The Kiwi Crates are geared towards kids aged 3 to 8 years old, but my 12 year old step-daughter loved sitting down with my Little One who is 7 years old, to jointly to the Kiwi Crate projects that we had.I have to admit that it is not very … [Read more...]

Lalaloopsy Baking Oven

Lalaloopsy Baking Oven

One of the newest Lalaloopsy products to hit store shelves is the Lalaloopsy Baking Oven.Combine two of your little ones’ favourite things - Lalaloopsy™ and sweet treats - with the Lalaloopsy™ Baking Oven! The oven includes Lalaloopsy™-themed baking pans, baking mixes, sprinkles, pan pusher, recipe booklet and more, allowing kids to bake delicious cookies and mini-cakes in minutes! When it’s not being used to bake goodies, the oven is perfect for imaginative play with your favourite … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung Galazy Note 4

MomMomOnTheGo is a Samsung fan and I love my Samsung Galaxy Note 3. The all new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has been released and here is what is all new with it.......Samsung Canada Adds Powerful GALAXY Note 4 to Lineup of Devices Pioneer of the large-screen smartphone, Samsung Canada reconfirms its leadership of the category with the launch of the GALAXY Note 4 and reimagined S-PenMISSISSUGA, ON, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Samsung Canada, one of the leading suppliers of smartphones to … [Read more...]

Peppa Pig: The Balloon Ride

Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig: The Balloon Ride Available on DVD and Digital From Entertainment One August 12, 2014My Little One, who is now 7 years old, has the task of reviewing all the kids shows and new releases for me. The latest new release that she reviewed was Peppa Pig: The Balloon Ride.For a bit of a background, my Little One has loved Peppa Pig since she was a wee one herself. So the task of reviewing the latest Peppa Pig release was an exciting task for her. She thought that The Balloon … [Read more...]

Rice Krispies Halloween

Witch s Hat from Rice Krispies.

My Little One and I recently made a ton of Rice Krispies treats for her and her friends. In the spirit of the season, the Halloween season that is, we made cute pumpkin face Halloween Rice Krispies treats. It was really easy to make the pumpkin faces and decorating them was a blast.Did you know that you can find your Rice Krispies inspiration on their website with a ton of special occasion recipes? Rice Krispies has inspiration for everything from Birthdays to Valentine's Day and … [Read more...]

Worlds Together Cuba

Cuba

I am always looking for fun ways to learn for my Little One. I like trying to find ways to tap into her existing curiosity about everything including our world. So when I was introduced to the Worlds Together series and the newest title, Cuba, I was very intrigued and excited to check it out.Worlds Together Cuba Newest Title in Celebrated DVD Series Brings The Pearl of the Antilles Home to You September 9, 2014Cincinnati, OH (August 6, 2014) – The Republic of Cuba is … [Read more...]

Toopy & Binoo Fun and Games Review

Toopy & Binoo Fun and Games

My Little One, who is growing up so fast, and 7 years old now has loved Toopy & Binoo for as long as I can remember. I am pretty sure that we own every single DVD and CD that is out. She also has he own Patchy Patch that gets the honor of sleeping with her every single night.As my Little One gets older, I put the responsibility on her to help me review live entertainment for kids. This time around her assignment was the newest Toopy & Binoo live show called Fun and Games.So what did … [Read more...]

Monster High Freaky Fusion

Monster High Freaky Fusion

Monster High Freaky Fusion is the latest Monster High movie to hit the shelves and we just finished our Monster High party and screening of Freaky Fusion.I have to be honest and let you know that my Little One did see the movie about what seemed like 100 times before the party. She was still just as excited to see it for the 101st time with her friends.Do you see the 5 girls in the photo above, glued to the TV? Well that is exactly how they were for the entire 1 hour and 14 minutes … [Read more...]

The Haunted Witch Academy at FlyOver Canada

FlyOver Canada

This October, you’re invited to take a ride on the spookiest flight across Canada – the Halloween at FlyOver Canada event! Broomelda, the headmistress of the Haunted Witches Academy, has requested your presence at this fun-for-the-whole-family spectacle, where you will be granted your very own Official Witch Academy Diploma – that is, if you survive.My family loves going to FlyOver Canada. The original version of FlyOver Canada is well worth seeing. So when they put the extra holiday … [Read more...]

Princess Colour Me Cape

Princess Colour Me Cape

Calling all princesses.........My Little One and I recently got to check out the RockPretty Kids Princess Colour Me Cape. Yes, it is an amazing Princess cape that your Little One gets to colour. I was lucky enough to be allowed to colour a little bit as well and I can tell you that both my Little One and I love the Colour Me Cape.Product DescriptionLet your inner creative princess out! This colour in princess cape provides hours of fun to keep your little one busy. Each … [Read more...]

Learning Resources – Dive into Shapes

Dive into Shapes

Building is one of our favorite things to do. With Dive into Shapes from Learning Resources my Little One can use her imagination to build whatever she wants.The Dive into Shapes set includes 60 sticks in 3 sizes (2.25", 3.5", 5.25"), 20 curves, 34 connectors (approximately 1" in diameter), and 15 double-sided Activity Cards (30 activities). The straight and curved sticks let your child's imagination open up to possibilities beyond everything straight.I absolutely love toys that … [Read more...]

Disney on Ice Let’s Party 2014

Disney On Ice Let's Party

DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS LET’S PARTY! JOIN THE PARTY IN VANCOUVER FROM NOVEMBER 26 – 30!VANCOUVER, BC – Make an ordinary day extraordinary when Disney On Ice presents Let’s Party! brings more than 50 Disney characters from 16 beloved Disney stories together in Vancouver for one colossal party on ice! This fun-filled show features a magical montage of celebrations, holidays and festivals from around the globe set to a blend of contemporary music and favorite Disney songs, playing at the … [Read more...]

Whistlefritz – Sabor! Spanish Learning Songs

Sabor! Spanish Learning Songs

¡Viva La Música! New Kid-Friendly Spanish CD ¡Sabor! Spanish Learning Songs Let’s You Host the Ultimate Family Musical FiestaWashington, DC (June 16, 2014) – Get ready to shake your caderas and sing and learn español with ¡Sabor! Spanish Learning Songs, a fantastic new collection of Spanish language songs from Whistlefritz, producers of the award-winning Spanish immersion CDs Cha, Cha, Cha and ¡A Bailar! (Let’s Dance).This eagerly-awaited follow-up CD – arriving September 9, … [Read more...]

Zipboard

Zipboard - Hockey

Calling all coaches, teachers, instructors, and anyone that uses a white board.........Have you heard of Zipboard? Do you want to look like the coolest coach or instructor around? Well then keep on reading because I am going to let you know about an amazing white board that you can easily take anywhere you go.No more carting around bulky clipboards or oversized dry erase boards to hockey game or practice!Zipboard is the first and only hockey portable, retractable whiteboard … [Read more...]

Halloween at FlyOver Canada 2014

FlyOver Canada

POLISH UP YOUR BROOMSTICK: THE HAUNTED WITCH ACADEMY AWAITS YOUR ARRIVAL HALLOWEEN COMES EARLY AT FLYOVER CANADAVancouver, B.C. – Halloween at FlyOver Canada is back for its second year as a fun-for-the-whole-family haunted spectacle to get you in the Halloween spirit. Broomelda, the headmistress of the Haunted Witch Academy, will take aspiring witches and ghouls through a spooktacular adventure to test their bravery and see if they have what it takes to graduate from the World Famous Witch … [Read more...]

A Kiss for a Cause 2014

Metropolis

PUCKER UP FOR CHARITY!METROPOLIS HOSTS A KISS FOR A CAUSE IN SUPPORT OF THE LIPSTICK PROJECTBurnaby, B.C. – Perfect your pout with Metropolis at Metrotown and Vancouver-based non-profit organization The Lipstick Project’s A Kiss for a Cause. From October 8th to 13th, customers can visit the Kiss Wall in Atrium Court at Metropolis at Metrotown and help support The Lipstick Project, a charity that provides free, professional spa services for men, women and children who are facing … [Read more...]

Halloween at Fort Langley 2014

Grave-Tales-

Halloween at Fort Langley Conjures up Thrills & Chills for All Ages!FORT LANGLEY, BC, October 3, 2014 – Tales of love, mysterious burials, and hair-raising amputations will chill visitors during Fort Langley National Historic Site’s annual Grave Tales Historic Walking Tours this October. For young families, Family Fright at the Fort features magic shows with Scary Gary the Pirate and a festive atmosphere for cute photos of your children trick-or-treating in costume.Family Fright at … [Read more...]

West Coast Women’s Show 2014

West Coast Women's Show

GET MOTIVATED AT THE ULTIMATE GIRL’S WEEKEND THE WEST COAST WOMEN’S SHOW RETURNS TO TRADEX IN ABBOTSFORD OCTOBER 24, 25, 26Friday, October 24 from 1 pm to 10 pm Saturday, October 25 from 10 am to 9 pm Sunday, October 26 from 11 am to 5:30 pmSeptember 18, 2014, ABBOTSFORD, BC – The Ultimate Girls’ Weekend is happening next month as Western Canada’s largest and most popular women’s consumer event, the West Coast Women’s Show, is back for a 14th year at the TRADEX in Abbotsford … [Read more...]