Posts Tagged ‘Canada’

Does Everyone Really Love MarineLand?

After years of watching this commercial on TV (featured just below) where I dreamed of the day I would be lucky enough to pet a Beluga Whale, it FINALLY happened! I was able to experience this phenomenon with both my child and my mother at MarineLand in Niagara Falls. The staff was very kind and […] Read more…

Venue Review: Canada’s Wonderland

This past weekend, my mother’s work had a special fun day for the whole company! It was held at the most entertaining places in all of Canada…Canada’s Wonderland! We received four free passes and some coupons to redeem towards snacks! My cousin, who is currently visiting from Montreal was able to join us too:) I was one REALLY happy Mommy! […] Read more…

Fun at Home: Kiddie Craft “Suncatchers”

With the sun shinning all year round in Dubai we will be making plenty of these upon our return from summer holidays!   Not only are they extra easy to make, but they are so pretty too! What you need:-Clear plastic beads-Variety of baking pans/cupcake tins/or cookie cutters-Drill -Cord/string-Branch Directions: Sort beads if necessary-you will only […] Read more…

Happy World Breastfeeding Week 2013

Happy Breastfeeding week Mommies!  I am so proud of myself for how well I have done second time around with my son. With my daughter back in 2010 I was not educated enough about how to nurse properly and even suffered pretty severe depression as a result. This time around, I could even go as […] Read more…

Recipe: Healthy Toddler Snack “Kale Chips”

Soooo easy, and oh soo tasty! After a great suggestion from a “Mommy in Dubai” reader on Facebook I decided to test out this recipe on my extremely picky toddler! And… it was a HIT! Since I am away from the UAE for the summer, Kale can be found here in Canada very easily. I know for a fact […] Read more…

Product Review: Gaby Toys “Music Set”

We heart Gaby Toys in this household! Do you ever keep little treats stored away to surprise your kids with on a day they need cheering up, or are bored? I do =)    Tuesday afternoon here in Toronto was nearly as hot as Dubai (alright, not THAT hot, but still HOT!) 43c out in the backyard! We spent […] Read more…

Craft: Flowers in Your Hair!

The last time I made a crown of flowers was with my Babcia (Grandmother) when I was realllly little. The other day I saw heaps of wild daisies and decided to braid one for my daughter (super easy to make!). Pick as many daisies as you can find =) At least 20! Make sure you […] Read more…

Baking: Raisin Oaties

As you can see, this recipe is old! As old as me! My mom used to bake these cookies for me when I was a little girl. She passed on the recipe to me (the original clipping dated from 1986). Yesterday I made them for MY little girl! Poor thing has been so sick I […] Read more…