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3 Important Design Tips That Help Make A Home More Accessible

With about 15% of the population worldwide currently living with a disability, it's important that public buildings are designed with accessibility in...

Tips For A Calming Bedtime Routine: Including The Twilight Tunes Turtle From @Cloud_B

When I was first asked if I would like to review the Twilight Turtle Tunes T3, I wasn't sure I was the right person...

Creative Ways to Feed a Big Family on Vacation

  The average family vacation can cost over $5,000 for a family of four when you factor in the airfare, hotels, attractions, and food.  Yes,...

How To Create The Perfect Family Room

The family room is a place where you can all come together to spend time and relax. The bigger your family, the more difficult it...

Music And Mood

Music is incredibly powerful, and probably something that a lot of us take for granted. You turn to music when you’re happy, or when you...

Taking Care of Your Children’s Health

Parents have a lot to consider when raising their kids, not the least of which is keeping them healthy. The best way...

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Cardboard Engineering 25 Extraordinary Projects For Mini Makers: Out Of The Box by @DKCanada #Review

About three months after having a baby you hit the wall, and people spend a lot of time reassuring you it will get easier and...

Make a Soap Bath Buddy #Craft

This is a great, easy craft to do with the kids. You can use whatever supplies you have laying around and let their imaginations...

How to make an ancient “Dragons – Race to the Edge” Map #Streamteam

As you may have read in yesterdays post, we are having a bit of a Dragon fest in our home at the moment. We...

Wiggly Eye Pumpkins: Dollar Store Craft

For some crafts, you need to have high-quality items for your creations. However, for some crafts, such as this wiggly eye pumpkin...

Viva Vancouver

Visit the Vancouver Police Museum this Summer

The Vancouver Police Museum is North America’s oldest police museum and one of Vancouver's hidden gems. Started in 1986 by Joe Swan, a former police...

What Will You See On A Visit To Vancouver Aquarium @VanAqua

It is easy to overlook the great places to go in Vancouver when you live here, and it has been some years since we...

In The Garden

Updating Your Garden Once Your Children Become Teenagers

A typical garden when you have young children comprises play equipment, and lots of it. Because of the risk of drowning, it's...

4 Ways to Make Your Outdoor Space Family-Friendly

When you have a great outdoor space, you want it to be an area the whole family can enjoy together. This is...

Bring The Wilderness Home With Backyard Camping For Kids

Before we had children I never understood the point of backyard camping. The whole point of buying a tent was to take...

Family Travel

10 Parent-Friendly Tips For a Stress-Free Vacation

Planning for a vacation with kids can be stressful. Take these steps to ensure you and your family will have a relaxing,...

Don’t Miss These Road Trip Worthy British Columbia Towns

British Columbia is easily one of the most beautiful Provinces in Canada. The countryside has beautiful hills and mountains, a lush green landscape and...

Vancouver With Kids – Does Science World Cure “The Boreds”

If you are looking for things to do in Vancouver with kids, one of the first things you'll hear is "Take them...

Family Life

This Refreshing Blueberry Lime Soda Will Add Fizz To Your Day #Recipie

If you are looking for a tasty and refreshing drink, without any additives or preservatives, then this may be just what you...

Your One Stop Textbook Solution @textbookrentals

It's that time of year again. As students everywhere prepare for back to school, so college students and their parents start to add up...

Math Skills Every 1st Grader Needs to Know

Congratulations! Your child has officially graduated from kindergarten and is ready to start first grade. Although your child might be excited about this change,...
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Reviews

How Our Kore Wobble Chair Changed How Our Kiddos Learn @KOREstoolDesign

When I was asked if we would like write a Kore wobble chair review, I didn’t need to stop and think about...

Our Kids Redesign Chocolate With The Easy Chef Chocolate Bar Maker #Review

When we were asked to review the "Easy Chef Chocolate Bar Maker" my answer was an immediate yes - make our own chocolate bars?...

Will Your Kids Love Coding With These @DKCanada Titles?

Learning to code provides kids with more than just the skills required for programming jobs. Coding is not only a practical skill, but...

My First Encyclopedia by @DKCanada #Review

When we decided to homeschool our youngest son Gabriel,  I tweeted a few of the major publishers to ask which books they might recommend...

Education

Reading Eggs: Our October Progress Update

As regular readers will know, we are trying Reading Eggs to help both Evey and Gabe with their literacy and numeracy. Yes,...

Homeschooling Space: Do You Need A Dedicated Room To Homeschool?

There are generally two schools of thought when it comes to homeschooling space. You either have and...