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  1. Olly Shoes Summer Sale

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  2. Personalized Prints on Sale!

    These are my favourite prints of all time for nurseries and kids’ rooms.  I love the style, colours, the personalized touch and the fact that they fit in an IKEA frame.  Did I mention that they are designed right here, in TO?  Until July 1st, buy one and get one free!  Check out PennyPeople on Etsy for more info.

    Posted in Cool Products, Deals, Decor, Gifts, Personalized.

  3. What to do this weekend…June 25th+26th

    Sugar Beach…as you see in the above photo, it looks fantastic.   Canada’s Sugar Beach (Jarvis & Queen’s Quay E) is a park on the water built adjacent to the Redpath Sugar Factory.  The beach allows visitors to relax, play in the sand or watch boats on the lake.  A water feature beside the beach makes cooling off fun for adults and kids.  The only problem with this beach is that you can’t swim in the lake!

    Don’t forget about Harbourfront – kids love all the sights and sounds, the bridge, sailboats…and H2O Park boasts a huge sandbox to play in.  This weekend, there is a Mathemagic show your kids might enjoy!

    Go strawberry picking – my favourite farm (Whittamore’s Farm) is open with an awesome play yard and other fun activities.  Bring this coupon for $2 off pick-your-own.

    Toronto Jazz Festival is on this weekend until July 3rd!

    Posted in Activities & Events, This Weekend.

  4. Children’s Place Monster Sale

    Print this coupon and bring it to a store near you.

    Posted in Coupons.

  5. Photo Book Sale (corrected!)

    I have tried Photobook Canada and the print quality is superb.  They are also located in Richmond Hill, where you can pick up if you live nearby!

    Posted in Deals, Gifts.

  6. Indigo Book Promotion

    Posted in Deals, sale.

  7. Children’s Place Weekend Sale

    Click to print your copy.

    Posted in Coupons, sale.

  8. fathersday

    Yikes!  Father’s Day is on Sunday.  If you are still looking for something special and inexpensive to make with your kids, here are some ideas:

    Simple: Have the kids wash Dad’s car.



    Common:  Good old Martha Stewart has some great printable coupons on her site that can be given to dad.



    Creative: This printable file is available on Etsy for only $10 – all you have to do is print it out on nice paper, put your kids’  hand-prints on it, and frame!  Looks amazing.




    Original:  Make your own letters or buy them and return them (NO WAY!) at any art store or Pottery Barn Kids.  Dollar store might have them too!  Read more about it here.






    True: As I tell you every year, the best gift of all is to give Dad a break.  Everyone says that Father’s Day is for family time but I have a feeling that if you were to incorporate some alone time for your husband, he would be super happy.    Yes, dads need a break too.  Nice ones, that is.


    If  you did something fabulous for Father’s Day, send me a photo or link!  I would love to publish some of your ideas.

    Posted in Cool Products, Crafts, Gifts, Holiday Goods, Ideas.

  9. Amazing summer deal!

    Check out today’s deal on Peachybuy!  $16 for a personalized hat and water bottle from Kidspot.  Can’t get any better than that.  This is a wonderful deal for camp…you don’t even need to think twice.

    Posted in Deals.

  10. Teacher Gifts

    Last call from HoneyBunch, a local and wonderful online shop, to get a set of two 40-page notepads for $23 with guaranteed delivery for the end of the school year!

    Posted in Cool Products, Deals, Gifts, Personalized.

  11. Things to do with your toddler…

    I love this list of great ideas from Counting On Me.  The Baby is almost a toddler and some mornings, I feel like I need fresh ideas in order to keep him busy.  Come to think of it, I can keep the other two non-toddlers busy with some of these tips too.  Rain doesn’t scare me any more.

    Posted in Ideas, Useful Info.

  12. 25% off Little Tikes

    Click to print.

    Posted in Coupons.

  13. 25% off at Olly Shoes

    @ the Yonge St. location only.

    Posted in Deals, sale.

  14. Bonnie Togs Deal

    Posted in Deals, sale.

  15. Benjamin Moore Free Pint Colour Sample

    Here is the link to their Facebook page.  Even if you are not testing out colours for a room, you might want to use the pint for a small paint project…like painting a chair or a frame.

    Posted in Coupons.

  16. Joe Fresh Coupon

    Posted in Coupons.

  17. What to do this weekend…June 4th & 5th

    Enjoy the Riverdale Art Walk…if you are into art, this is so fun!

    Unionville Festival takes place this weekend.  Such a quaint little place…you can pretend you are in Europe.  On a very short street in Europe.

    If your birthday falls on any day during Ontario Place’s 2011 summer operating season, you will receive a complimentary Toronto Star Play All Day Pass®*. You can enjoy Ontario Place’s rides and attractions, including Froster Soak City®, Toronto’s only downtown waterpark, and the newly renovated state-of-the-art IMAX® 3D Cinesphere.

    If your kids are into drums and music, your family might enjoy the Muhtadi Drumming Festival @ Queen’s Park.

    Why not visit the baby animals at High Park?  Great family walking tours available on Sundays.

    Posted in Activities & Events, This Weekend.

  18. Party Packagers Coupons

    Valid until June 8th.  Might be a great discount for summer-toy-loot-bags.  Click to print.

    Posted in Coupons.

  19. Mastermind Toys Weekend Promo

    Posted in Deals.