* By S. Standish 🙂 Lover of Cruises and mom of 3 new cruise fanatics. Going on a cruise with your family is an awesome and entertaining way to explore cool areas of the world. Today's cruise ships are like floating resorts with a never ending supply of wonderful things to do both onboard and … Continue reading Things to take on a Cruise …….. with kids!:)
By S. Standish, Try It Kids Co-Owner, Teacher, Mom There are so many amazing options in and around the Blue Mountains, all you have to do is a bit of investigation on their website and explore what you think would be the perfect family escape for your crazy brood. The best part is.....it is not that far of … Continue reading Travel With Try It Kids INC: Blue Mountains 2017 Summer Escape
It's that time of year again, nights are long, clothes are lighter and the lakes call out for late night dips and early morning swims. We are a fortunate family, both my husband and myself are teachers and able to spend the summer languidly travelling about to find the best places for our kids to experience … Continue reading Summer Camping (Glamping) In Ontario 2017
By S. Standish Will keep adding to this list as the year goes on....:) Suggestions in the comments would be appreciated. There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back - Shawn Mendes - YouTube LINK Blue (Da Ba Dee) (from SMURFS: The Lost Village) - Eiffel 65 Forever (The Lego Batman Movie) - DNCE Let Go - Natasha Bedingfield … Continue reading Clean Playlist of 2017 Songs (New and re-released) that are KID FRIENDLY 🙂
By S. Standish (80s child and therefore an expert in the field) Make sure that you look at parent groups for reviews and information about appropriate content and what questions it may raise for your kids. We like the resource Common Sense Media. The Goonies (1985)- A group of misfit kids set out to find a pirate's … Continue reading Top 15 80’s Movies to watch with your Grade School Kids
A fidget spinner is a type of stress relieving toy for kids and adults alike. This trendy toy is being sold as a distraction object for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, anxiety and autism. But it's also being regulated or even banned in classrooms across the country. A fidget spinner has a bearing in the center … Continue reading Toy Hype – Fidget Spinners
We love our Mini Mag!!!! Some great ideas for the spring!!
What an epic retelling of the classic Beauty and the Beast!!! I took my 7 and 6 year old sons to the theatre to see this movie on their insistence and pleading to go! I loved the 1991 Disney cartoon and remember going when I was young and being awe-struck of the tale. My 7 … Continue reading Tale as old as time……..
By S. Standish There is a plethora of internet information on how to do Disney cheap. That's because Disney World is super popular and can be super pricey. Everyone wants to find cheaper options of visiting the world's most popular theme park resort. Trust me I have researched the ways to cut the costs. Also, understanding peak time and … Continue reading Disney World Price Options and Ideas – 2017 -Staying on the Cheapish side?????
Can NOT wait to see these films....:) Click on the names for the trailers and/or more information from other sites! We will keep adding to this list as time goes on. Leap - March 3rd, 2017 Beauty and the Beast – March 17th, 2017 Power Rangers - March 24th, 2017 The Boss Baby – March 31st, 2017 … Continue reading Kids Movies Coming out in 2017!!!