Sunday, February 22, 2015

Disney on Ice - FROZEN #disneyinsider #disneyonice


It's almost time for Disney on Ice again...this time... FROZEN!!! M is stoked, I bought her tickets for her birthday (and a set for a friend to join us) for what I've been told is the BEST THING that will
EVER happen!

Prepare yourself parents... this one is going to be AMAZING! She can hardly wait to get to go to Arendelle and see how Elsa and Anna brings their story to life. Plus, we'll get to see some of our favourites make an appearance too!

Being able to go to these shows has been such an awesome experience for us, she just loves Disney and now that I was able to buy tickets for her birthday...it makes it even more special. I can't wait for this, seeing her eyes light up is what it's all about! Plus, it was very fitting to get tickets for her birthday considering she's having a "Frozen extravaganza" ice skating party!!!

You guys know the drill....here are all your links! See you at the show!!!

Want to learn more about this performance? Check out the main website for the show!
HERE: Frozen

Click here to purchase tickets to a Disney On Ice show near you!
Check out the full website: Disney On Ice

I received something of value from Feld Entertainment as part of their Insider Program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own.

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Sunday, January 11, 2015

Mickey's Music Festival - After the show! #mickeysmusicfestival #disneylive



We were able to check out Mickey's Music Festival at the Sony Centre and T LOVE IT! Totally wasn't surprised that he loved it, but it was awesome to see his face light up the entire show. M also had a blast seeing some of her favourite princesses show up for some fun.

Some of our fave moments included all the under the sea adventures, especially the black light show! T loved anytime Mickey and the gang was on the stage, so he completely rocked out with all of them! The finale was awesome! We watched all the characters come together and get all the kids up and dancing, it was really cute to see.

The show was full of colour, music and a ton of fun! We love Disney and this show was another home run!

Check out the full website HERE and grab your tickets HERE!

Don't forget to follow along! Check out Disney Live FACEBOOK and TWITTER pages! If you go to the show make sure to tweet along with Hashtag #DisneyLive and #MikeysMusicFestival so we can see how much you enjoyed it!


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Saturday, December 20, 2014

Treasure Trove - Post Show! #DisneyOnIceInsider

M and got to check out Disney on Ice last night! It was our first time seeing Treasure Trove...at the Rogers Centre and we loved it! It had a great mix from a ton of my favorite Disney movies. ** Spoiler Alert!!! ** From watching Timon and Pumbaa sing Hakuna Matata to Prince Ali riding in on an elephant to impress Princess Jasmine....it definitely is my new fave Disney On Ice show!


M loved the finale....all the princesses and princes zipped around and the fireworks were awesome. She said she also loved Rapunzel and Flynn's routine... the lanterns were awesome! Plus, the glow in the dark under the sea song was awesome.

We really did have a blast... made it a girl's night with one of her little friend's and her Mom. Grabbed dinner, her ceremonial slushie, popcorn and cotton candy at the show and watched in awe for 2 hours. I liked that I took a trip through memory lane and relieved my most favourite stories from when I was little, and that I was able to share this experience with her. I can't wait to take her again... and when she finds out that I bought her tickets for her birthday to Frozen...she's going to freak out!!!

Thanks to Feld for letting me tweet all show long... to take a peek at our experience check out #disneyoniceinsider :)

Here are all your links!
Want to learn more about this performance? Treasure Trove
Click here to purchase tickets to a Disney On Ice show near you!
Check out the full website: Disney On Ice
I received something of value from Feld Entertainment as part of their Insider Program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own.

Behind the scenes! We had an awesome opportunity to get a look at behind the scenes on Treasure Trove! We were able to see some of the performers warming up and ask any questions we had. M loved having a shot at the sound effects and a close up look at some of the props. We were given a make-up lesson from Nala (who we got to meet) and even see and touch some of the costumes. M loved the entire experience! She loved every minute of it!!!

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Sunday, December 7, 2014

Our top 10 must do Christmas Traditions!

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Monday, November 17, 2014

Hasbro Holiday Gift Guide!

Its Holiday Gift Guide time again!!! What does Hasbro have this year you ask? A TON!!! M and T tried out a few items on the list.  The Disney Princess Castle: POP-UP MAGIC Game M just loved! So much so, she asked for the other versions of the game for Christmas! Spin to play and use your
princess (Ariel, Belle, Aurora or Snow White) to make your way to the castle collecting your friend tokens (make sure you choose wisely....pick the wrong one and you lose your token and your turn! Pick a friend token that is yours and you keep the token and move ahead 6 spaces. Land on a villain and you move back 3 spaces....but no fear, there is more than 1 way to win the game! Make your way around the board or remember where your tokens are (memory game) and collect all 3 to head straight to the castle.

The Cookie Monster Bath Submarine T had a blast with. He
loved that part of the submarine strained water and that Cookie Monster could squirt water at M. He also liked that Cookie actually fit in the submarine and that the back propeller spun when he filled the cabin full of water and held it up.

Lastly, another growing favorite in this household... Mr. Potato Head... but these guys... come in T's size! These Marvel Mixable Mashable Heroes are just his size and he loves Marvel, so really for him, total home run. I liked that Santa could add a few more of these to T's stocking and they are interchangeable....and that he could totally do change the helmets, arms and feet by himself. Plus, the pint-size taters are totally his size and perfect for something to do on the car ride to drop M off at school.
Other items that made the HGG this year...a ton of really cool Play-Doh sets like Frozen and Doc McStuffins. Transformers and Marvel items are on the top of every boy's list this year, and there are a TON of choices for all age ranges. There is a wide variety of Sesame Street and Playskool items for the LOs this year, along with KRE-O, Nerf, FURREAL, My Little Pony and board games!

There is so many items on the HGG this year, there are going to be some VERY happy kids come Christmas morning!

For more information and ordering please visit http://www.hasbro.com

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Sunday, November 16, 2014

Philips AVENT Moms - #AVENTmomsCA

For this round of Philips AVENT Moms I received the Philips AVENT Manual Breast Pump and the Philips AVENT Breast Milk Storage Bags. The Manual Breast Pump is great for on the go and the soft cushion helps to stimulate milk flow. It comes with a 4oz bottle with newborn flow nipple, travel cover, is polypropylene and BPA free and is super easy to use. The handle creates a smooth pump and I love that the bags and other AVENT products can work with it. What does that mean? It means you can stock up on bottles and bags...and everything is easy to clean and sterilize. The storage bags come pre-sterilized, can be stored in the fridge or freezer, are easy to fill and the double layer makes sure everything stays fresh until ready to use.

Pregnant or a new Mom? With AVENT you can sign up and receive tips, advise and exclusive offers via email and a ton of coupons to help you save some extra $. I remember referring back to a few emails I was sent when I had M about how to deal with colic, and I ended up using a few tips that worked perfectly on her. You can sign up HERE.You can also follow them on FACEBOOK and TWITTER

Giveaway time!!! Who's up for a Prize Pack giveaway which includes a Philips AVENT Natural Glass Bottle (8 oz) and Philips AVENT Soothies. 

AND THE WINNER IS...

Angela M.

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Disney Live Presents - Mickey's Music Festival - Pre-show Highlights and Giveaway!!! #DisneyLive #MickeysMusicFestival


Well, I think we've made T's YEAR... Mickey's Music Festival is coming to the Sony Centre Jan 9-11!!! We LOVE Disney Live (as I'm sure you have read) but T has a special place in his heart for Mickey and his crew. T loves to sing ans dance, so I know he's going to thoroughly enjoy this Disney Live show!!! We'll be able to see a mix of M's fave princesses, our Toy Story friends and all the regulars have fun while they re-mix some of the songs we love. It will be a blast!!!


Check out the full website HERE and grab your tickets HERE!

Don't forget to follow along! Check out Disney Live FACEBOOK and TWITTER pages! If you go to the show make sure to tweet along with Hashtag #DisneyLive and #MikeysMusicFestival so we can see how much you enjoyed it!

Want to try to win tickets? GOOD LUCK!

AND THE WINNER IS...


Hugo M.

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Disney On Ice presents.....Treasure Trove - Ticket Giveaway!! #DisneyOnIceInsider

Its that time of year again, and we're SUPER excited!!! Yes... our favorite... Disney On Ice is BACK!!! (insert loud cheer here). We're starting off by going to see one we haven't seen before.... Treasure Trove!  We'll be able to experience We are super excited to see how Rapunzel and Flynn take us on a journey that I'm sure M will love!!! Treasure Trove is coming to the Rogers Centre on December 19th and runs through until December 28th! The perfect holiday gift for your little princess!!!

I love love...LOVE going to Disney On Ice with M and T. They both enjoy these experiences so much! M loves dressing up like her favorite princesses and T never leaves home with his Mickey Mouse ears on. These shows truly light up their faces...it's awesome to watch and the shows are just magical!
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Here are all your links!

Want to learn more about this performance?
Treasure Trove

Click here to purchase tickets to a Disney On Ice show near you!

Check out the full website: Disney On Ice

I received something of value from Feld Entertainment as part of their Insider Program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own.

Who is ready to win tickets to Treasure Trove for opening night, Dec 19 at the Rogers Centre???

AND THE WINNER IS...


Ana K.


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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

#Soniclear Product Review


I received a SONICLEAR to try out. It is an antimicrobial sonic skin cleansing system that gently messages dirt and make-up while ensuring that bacteria doesn't grow on the attachments. It can be used to help prevent breakouts, improve skin ton and clean your skin to better react and absorb your daily skincare products. The system comes with the device, 1 facial brush, 1 body brush the charging stand and power adapter.

I liked this unit with regards to how soft my skin felt after using it. It massaged and vibrated to clean deep into my pored and get out all my make-up. The attachments are easy to clean and to switch out. The battery lasts a long time too, which means I can throw it in my luggage for a weekend away and not have to bring the charger. Michael Todd has a skin care line for all skin types and even an Eyeosonic and a Bi-light which are other systems to help with both the eye area and anti-aging. Everything looks really interesting... I'm going to check out the clay mask and some of the anti-oxidant line of products!

For more information please visit the website HERE

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

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Oyayco - Gro-hush and Gro-egg!

We got to try out a Gro-hush and Gro-egg from Oyaco for review. The Gro-hush is really, really

cool! I wish I had this when my kids were newborns! It is a portable white noise machine that is safe for baby (set at a 75 decibel level, which studies proved to be safe even for newborns for long periods of time). There are different sounds to choose from including ocean waves and heartbeats. I remember I played a white noise machine for T and he loved the heartbeat sounds. M on the other hand loved anything to do with nature. I liked that the timer is automatically set at 10 min and that you can wash the soft cover that you use to place it near your LOs ears, plus...the travel case... awesome idea. I recently found out that my SIL is having her first LO, so this is a definite addition to the little peanut's x-mas list!
The Gro-egg is en-genius! It is a nightlight and thermometer built into one. Yellow means the room is set at a comfortable temperature, blue is too cold and red is too hot. I love this for T's room because it is over the garage so it tends to be a bit cooler than the other rooms sometimes...so now we know when to shut off some of the other vents upstairs.

Thanks to Oyaco for sending over some cool new items to try out!

For more information and ordering please visit www.oyaco.com
You can also follow them on FACEBOOK and TWITTER

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