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Bake & Stream : A #NetfliXmas Recipe & GIVEAWAY :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon School is out, The holidays are here. There’s nothing like baking To spread Holiday cheer! So let the kids mix up batter To make cookies with you. While the cookies are baking, Have Netflix on queue I’ll share the recipes we made, Now you just need a flick. I’ll give you a list- Just […]

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In the Absence of Snow: Activity Ideas For Winter Break (on Breakfast Television)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Winter Break is quickly approaching and it’s looking like we’re not going to have a White Christmas here in Montreal That means that our usual go-to activity ideas of building snowmen and forts, skating and tobogganing, skiing and snowshoeing are not likely to be options this holiday season. That being the case, I thought […]

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Mason Jar Hanukkah – on Breakfast Television Montreal

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I am finally getting a chance to share my latest segment on BT, along with some pictures so that you can have a closer look at the different and creative ways to use mason jars in your Hanukkah celebrations, gifting and décor. You can watch the video by clicking here During the segment, we didn’t get to […]

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Netflix Just Made Bedtime a Whole Lot Easier!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon “Just 5 more minutes!” Every parent has heard those words…MANY times, often many times in a row at 5 minute intervals 😉 In a recent poll, Netflix found that Canadian parents spend an average of 18.1 minutes nightly putting their children to bed. Wouldn’t it be great if we could bring it down to […]

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My Daughter’s Hair Donation with Pantene Beautiful Lengths™

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon A long time ago I spoke with my youngest daughter (now 9 years old) about how it’s possible to donate one’s hair to make a wig for someone with cancer who lost their hair, so that they can have hair again which can make them feel better. At the time, she didn’t really react […]

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Cineplex Entertainment offering FREE MOVIES For #CommunityDay at Theatres Across Quebec! (October 24, 2015)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Have you heard about Community Day? On Saturday, October 24th, 2015 families and movie-lovers across Quebec can join in a morning of free movies at their local Cineplex theatre – all for a good cause. Now in its fifth year, Cineplex’s ‘Community Day’ treats guests to a selection of great family-friendly movies with all proceeds […]

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Popcorn Bar + Netflix = Perfect Family Movie Night

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon We love family movie nights here at Casa de Toledano. They usually involve Popcorn and Netflix. This month, Netflix inspired its #StreamTeam members to go beyond the usual bowl and think “Popcorn Bar”. I have to tell you: It was a hit! We set out the popper & bowl, as well as some additional munchies and […]

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A New Bonding Ritual With My Teenage Daughter : Gilmore Girls Weekly on Netflix

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon The teen years are upon us Chez Toledano. It’s actually an awesome thing to watch your kids blossom into the person they are becoming, be that what you may or may not have anticipated as a parent.  I am proud to see my kids growing up into individuals. That said, the teenage years so […]

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The MUST-DO Activity in Montreal This Summer: Voiles en Voiles!!! – And You Can WIN a Family Pass Right Here :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon If you’ve been to Old Montreal this summer you may have noticed that a huge Pirate Ship has popped up in the Old Port right across from the Marché Bonsecours.  In fact two ships have popped up – one being a pirate ship and the other being a royal ship If you took a closer look, you will […]

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11 Indoor Activities to do in Montreal with the Kids – It’s HOT!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Feel like staying INDOORS today to beat the heat?  You’re not alone. Here are a few ideas of what you can do: (1) Have some indoor water fun at the LaSalle Aquadome (2) Glow in the Dark Mini Putt with great music at the Putting Edge (3) Ice Skating at Le 1000 (4) An indoor kids’ entertainment & […]

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