Chocolate Pudding Dirt Cups

Chocolate Pudding Dirt Cups

I admit it; when I was thinking about making these Chocolate Pudding Dirt Cups to celebrate Earth Day, I was leaning toward using a packaged pudding.  However, when Music Man went grocery shopping he remembered the worms but forgot the pudding...lol. In the past, I have made pudding from scratch, but it had been a long time. But I did remember that it wasn't difficult so I decided to give it a go! I am so glad the instant pudding never made it home because I had totally forgotten how silky … [Read more...]

Dinosaur Train: Classic in the Jurassic

Classic in the Jurassic

In our home, PBS has been a family favourite for many years.  We trust their children's shows to be not only educational, but high quality and family friendly programming. Dinosaur Train embraces and celebrates the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains while sparking an interest in life science, natural history and palaeontology.  The show encourages children to compare the characteristics of ancient animals with those that are alive today.  As they explore a … [Read more...]

Winnie the Pooh ~ Springtime with Roo {Available Now}

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Winnie the Pooh ~ Springtime with Roo, sees a classic cast of some of our favourite and much loved characters  brought to life on Digital High Definition and Blu-ray™as Springtime With Roo leaps out of the vault to enchant a whole new generation! Each year, Rabbit plays Easter Bunny, but this year, he’s decided it’s “Spring Cleaning Day,” and he orders everyone to hop to it: scrubbing, dusting, and mopping. All his pals are disappointed – especially little Roo – until Rabbit learns that … [Read more...]

The Great Muppet Caper & Muppet Treasure Island – 2 MOVIE COLLECTION

THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER

Let's face it, with the wacky weather we have been having,  it isn't always feasible to spend a lot of time outdoors.  We all love winter activities like sledding, snow fort building or skating, but some days it is just too cold and blustery.   So, if you are  looking for a great way to keep the kiddos entertained during the cold winter days or evenings and on snow days, I have just the thing! A treasure trove of hearty laughs is yours when two of the funniest, most action-packed Muppet … [Read more...]

Landing at an Airport Near You ~ Disney’s PLANES Blu-ray Combo Pack

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{Heard on PA System} "Your attention please!  Disney's PLANES has now landed and all passengers will be exiting the PLANES and arriving at a gate near you in preparation for pick-up"! Be among the first to proceed to a "gate" near you and pick up Disney's heartwarming family comedy, “PLANES”.  Revved up with high-flying action and adventure, lands in homes and mass retailers nationwide on November 19th.  This endearing underdog story about a crop dusting plane named Dusty with sky-high … [Read more...]

RISE OF THE GUARDIANS is Perfect for your Easter Baskets! {Review}

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We just received an awesome bag of swag, jammed full of all things, RISE OF THE GUARDIANS related, including a copy of the film!   Turn down the lights and pop some popcorn, it's movie time! … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Fisher-Price “Million Moments of Joy” Campaign & Contest {8 Winners}

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Fisher-Price is launching the "Million Moments of Joy"campaign which celebrates the REAL joys of motherhood. The real, honest-to-goodness, the good, and scary, the stressful, and the downright ridiculous moments we all experience as mothers! Life as a mom is filled with so many wonderful moments when our heart swells and is so OVERsized we feel it will burst with happiness.  As a new mom we cherish all the "firsts",  first haircut to first steps and first birthday to first day of school.  We … [Read more...]

Monsters University ~ Opens in Theatres on June 21st!

Classes will soon be in session because Monsters University opens in theatres on June 21, 2013! … [Read more...]

Let PLAY-DOH Make Valentine’s Day Easy and Stress-free!

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With Valentine's Day very quickly approaching, Pinterest is abuzz with all types of do-it-yourself creations for all the little one's preschool/school parties.  However, if the thought of making 15 or 20 cute party favours, in addition to those red velvet cupcakes you have planned, has you pulling out your hair I have an awesome alternative and both you and your kids are going to love this! … [Read more...]

“The Blue Umbrella”— opening in theatres on June 21, 2013

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Tips to Help Parents Navigate Downloadable Gifts

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This holiday season, PBS is offering some quick tips to help parents navigate successful selection and use of downloadable gifts. App Selection and Use Tips:  … [Read more...]

This Year’s Hottest Gift for Kids Will be Downloadable!!

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PBS KIDS released data from its annual holiday tech survey that finds this year’s hottest gift for kids will be downloadable. In fact, fifty-eight percent (58%) of parents of kids 2-10 reported that they will “most likely” or “definitely” be purchasing downloadable gifts such as apps, games, e-books and digital music. PBS KIDS has 20+ educational mobile apps available for download. Here are some examples of apps that will sure to be favorites: … [Read more...]

Get a Kick out of the Holidays with Kung Fu Panda!

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Are you looking for the perfect gift or a little something to tuck into those Christmas stockings? You'll definitely want to include this hilarious action adventure! … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays With Some of Dreamworks’ Favourite Characters!

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  Your entire family {or if you want to get some wrapping done, your kids} will spend many happy hours watching this wonderful collection of holiday fun featuring some of your favourite Dreamworks characters! … [Read more...]