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The Adventures of Merlin on Netflix: Our Family Could. Not. Stop. Watching.

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I have been wanting to write this post since the winter break after our family finished watching the Netflix series “The Adventures of Merlin” together. My husband found the series not long before the break and thought it would be fun to watch as a family.  The kids decided to start watching without us (nice, right?) […]

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Getting the Kids on Skis for the Very First Time

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Last year we got the kids on skis for the very first time. It was so much easier than we had expected.  We scheduled private lessons at Mont Rigaud, which is literally a 35 minute drive from where we live in the West Island. The kids paired up two per instructor for their private […]

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#WellWishes this Holiday Season

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon What I look forward to most at this time of year is being ‘off-schedule’ with my family. We will “chill out” together, a few outdoor activities together, bake together, cook together and maybe use up some movie passes at the theatre together. It goes without saying that we will, of course, do a lot of […]

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Snapshots of Little Sofia

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Those of you who read on a regular basis know that I have been playing around with the Canon EOS Rebel SL-1. I recently tried it out with guidance from the Photo Tips within the Canon Baby Moments App, available on the Canon Canada Facebook Page. You can see the results in my earlier blog post Seizing […]

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Seizing the Season in Snapshots

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Two years ago, I became the proud new owner of my first “Serious” Camera, The Canon EOS Rebel T3. Many of the photos that I share on the blog have been taken with that camera, as are my family vacation photos and even photos from family weddings, etc. While I am grateful to have […]

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Electric City-What to do This Saturday Night with the Kids

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon How often do we get to go out on Saturday night with our kids to a REAL PARTY? This Saturday Night, September 6, ELECTRIC CITY will offer: Fabulous food from 40 Westt, Bofinger, Dunn’s, Lesters, Mbrgr, Otago, Real Bagel, Deserts by Daboom and more! Arcade games & classic pinball, an Inflatable obstacle, Riding Bull, Velcro […]

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Shrine Circus is here! WIN 4 VIP Tickets and an Elephant Ride!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Elephants and Clowns and the Flying Trapeze…There is little doubt that a trip to the Circus is the stuff that childhood memories are made of. We are fortunate to have the Shrine Circus in and around Montreal until September 21st! Families can visit the Big Top in Laval beginning August 28th through September 7th […]

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Hot Air Balloon Festival: More Than ‘Just’ the Balloons!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I’ve always wondered, but we never went.  Well, this year, we were offered the opportunity to attend and we are so glad that we did! First and foremost, once you park your car and enter what I will call the fairgrounds, it just feels like summer. There’s a carnival area with rides and games, […]

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Sleepover Parties 101

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon “Mommy, Can I have a SLEEPOVER Party?” For some of us, this elicits an immediate smile – Wow, my baby is ready for sleepovers! For others, panic sets in: I can barely handle those that I have! How will I handle more for a WHOLE night?  Wait! How MANY more?  Do I have to […]

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WORDLESS WEDNESDAY: Minion Bananas!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon   My Hubby made the kids smile with this one – and all he needed were bananas & a Sharpie! Have a Wonderful Wednesday! Tanya     FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon

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