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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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FRAUD PREVENTION: 7 Things You Didn’t Know About Interac

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Not so long ago I tried to buy $20 worth of cleaning product when the sales clerk said: “Your credit card has been refused, Ma’am” “There’s no way- For $20 worth of cleaning product?” “Let’s try again…Refused again. Do you have another card?” My husband communicated with our credit card company only to find […]

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The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz – The Musical at the Segal Centre – It’s a “DO!”

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I was really happy to be able to attend Tuesday night’s showing of The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz- The Musical at the Segal Centre.  I was excited about seeing it for a few reasons. First of all, the pre-opening buzz caught my attention.  There was lots of excitement about the music being by Alan Menken.  While […]

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6 Activities to do With the Kids this Summer in Montreal (Breakfast Television)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon As school is almost over, here are some ideas of things to do with the kids in & around Montreal this summer: (1) Berry picking Whether it’s strawberries, raspberries or blueberries, berry-picking is always a fun activity to do with the kids in the summer.  Your best bet is to call in advance to […]

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Lifeforia- A Hidden Gem (of a Spa!)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I was recently invited to try out the spa services at Lifeforia, which is located within the Sheraton hotel at the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Airport (Montreal/Dorval). Having never been there previously, I was looking forward to some pampering but wasn’t sure whether or not I would really like it there- but it was worth […]

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Dreaming of a Chalet Rental Up North? Look No Further…

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I have a thing for Log Cabins….A SERIOUS thing. Especially the kind of log cabins with granite countertops and stainless appliances and a fireplace and a hot tub and enough bedrooms so that everyone is comfortable. Air conditioning in summer is just as important to me as warm & cozy is in winter. My hubby shares […]

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Family-Friendly Viewing? Netflix has you covered with The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air & & Full House!!!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon My hubby and I (and many of our friends) have often discussed how there seems to be little quality TV left for viewing, ESPECIALLY for family viewing. We have often asked ourselves why no one seems to be creating any of the great family-friendly-type shows that were around “in our time”. To add to the […]

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Snackimals Cereal – What the Kids had to Say :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon As a HUGE fan of Puffins original cereal by Barbara’s, I was absolutely in when I was asked by Barbara’s to participate in a Review Panel! Our family tried out the Snackimals Cinnamon Crunch as well as the Vanilla Blast for a couple of breakfasts over the course of a week.  I like my kids to try things […]

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