Posts Tagged ‘playtime’
 
 
 
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how to make a no sew tutu
how to make a no sew tutu
how to make a no sew tutu

How to Make a No-Sew Tutu Costume

This huge hit is a must in any colour.  We assembled the pumpkin with a stick-on felt face, but you can do an alice-in-wonderland version with powder blue and white tuille and hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades stuck on.  I had...
 
Kids
 
west vancouver pumpkin patch
west vancouver pumpkin patch
west vancouver pumpkin patch

West Vancouver Pumpkin Patch at Cypress Park

Looking for a West Vancouver pumpkin patch? The Cypress Park Pumpkin Patch is one Autumn event you can’t miss.  Pony rides, pumpkins, face painting, food and fun.  Saturday October 19, 2013 in West Vancouver, 12-4pm.  $20...
 
Kids
 
Scary Halloween
Scary Halloween
Scary Halloween

Making Your Home Super Scary for Halloween

Quirkiness can be a great thing – especially at Hallowe’en. The best part of living in a true quirky community with lots of kids is that we all go overboard on October 31st. As part of a neighbourhood of film directors and acto...

 
Kids
 
Disney Interactive Scrooge
Disney Interactive Scrooge
Disney Interactive Scrooge

Quack!! Disney Interactive Brings DuckTales to Mobile

It’s our new favourite thing now that the tech timeout has finished….. Who doesn’t love Disney Interactive?  Engaging and interactive entertainment mixed with our favourite characters that are portable on mobi...
 
Kids
 
Hyundai Hockey Helpers Program
Hyundai Hockey Helpers Program
Hyundai Hockey Helpers Program

Karl Subban and Hyundai Hockey Helpers

It might be Canada’s unofficial national sport (after lacrosse…) but hockey can cause parents a ton of stress.  And we’re not talking about Stanley Cup Playoff season.  Early mornings, expensive equipment and ...
 
Kids
 
Seeing Clearly with Disposable Lenses
Seeing Clearly with Disposable Lenses
Seeing Clearly with Disposable Lenses

My Hiking Wake-up Call. It’s time for Contact Lenses

As a woman and a mother there are a few things that top my priority list.  One is health for the whole family – being active, having regular checkups and doing a mental health scan every so often.  The other big priority I have...

 
Kids
 
Lego Set
Lego Set
Lego Set

An Antidote for Lego Addiction: Renting and Returning Lego

As a mom whose children had a slight addition to Lego, I know how difficult it can be to stick to a toy budget when your child covets a certain set.  Or ten. Worse still, they assemble it in a day (ok maybe not the Deathstar) a...
 
Kids
 
Summer Tech Timeout
Summer Tech Timeout
Summer Tech Timeout

My Summer Tech Timeout

“Beep.  Ding! Ring!!”  Twitter is chirping, the kids just finished a dance-off with the Wii and my facebook feed is buzzing on the Blackberry. As summer approaches, Canadians have a growing social concern about the impact that ...