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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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Show Your Shoes & Boots Some LOVE this Winter! 2 Contests + a #TanaLovesShoes Twitter Party!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Have you ever owned a pair of shoes or boots that you just LOVED…for years? A pair that never seemed to become outdated- at least not for you- a pair that always made you feel put-together and as though you could conquer the world? I have. What happened to that pair? Did the soles […]

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How would you like to WIN a BUGABOO Bee ??? It’s a GIVEAWAY!!! :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon This summer, I had the privilege of meeting with a team from Bugaboo who gave me a “crash course” in the product line. I was really happy about this because to be honest, although I have seen Bugaboo ‘on the road’ and have heard A LOT of buzz about the brand, I hadn’t really stopped […]

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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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What about the Other 5%? Sometimes 95% isn’t Good Enough… #ExpectMore.

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon No, I am not referring to my child’s latest math quiz. I am talking about a company that I am crazy about. A company that delivers as promised and then some. A company that has a 95% customer-service satisfaction rate…and decided that this wasn’t good enough. Rather than uncorking the bubbly with high-fives all around the […]

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Breaking my Home-Hair-Colour “Cherry”

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Disclosure: I am a P&Gmom/mamanP&G. As part of my affiliation with this group I receive products and special access to P&G events and opportunities. As always, all opinions on this blog are my own and can never be bought  Let me start off my saying that I am relatively new to the whole hair colour […]

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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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In Need of Some Indoor Adventure? 4 Great Choices to Take in on Netflix

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Given the random thunderstorms and insane heat, staying indoors for a family movie seems to be a decent option this summer. Our family LOVES adventures movies and here are a few that we LOVED: National Treasure: Book of Secrets: Our family love the first National Treasure movie and the kids were excited to share National Treasure: […]

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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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Our Family GLAMPING Trip at SEPAQ :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon “What is Glamping?” you ask. Glamping is Glamourous Camping Let me be perfectly clear that even when my family goes full-on tent camping, we book an RV spot so that we have electricity & water on site…but Glamping…is a whole different ball game. Our “Glamping” accommodations consisted of a Huttopia: A pre-set-up tent on […]

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