Kids

With the warm weather comes picnic season. A chance to take your lunch outside and enjoy some time with the family. Whether you are heading out or staying home, picnics are a fun way to enjoy time together and make some lasting memories. Here are some no-fail tips to get you going: Packing dessert on [...]

Minions crafts for kids

Is anyone else getting excited for the July release of the new Minions movie? Well, you aren't alone. In fact you are in great company. Kinder is celebrating the theatrical release with 11 new, limited edition Minion toys inside specially marked Kinder Eggs. Head over to the Kinder Facebook page to see what the toys [...]

Growing up, a Kinder Egg was always a fun surprise. I opened up the egg, put together my toy, then played with it as I ate the chocolate and contemplated how they could possibly make it with both white and milk chocolate without it breaking. It’s how I rolled. I’m thankful for those times that [...]

Bring on the #KinderSmiles!

I have to admit, I wrote this last night and I scheduled it to post right now. In this minute, my flight to Toronto will be taxiing down the runway and I will be missing my family already. I have to share that this last week has been busy. Wonderfully busy, but I have been [...]

London Drugs will be offering free Operation Family Identification (OFIs) packages at various stores across Alberta during August and September. What is Operation Family Identification? The Operation Family Identification program is designed to give parents a permanent record of their child’s photo, fingerprints, weight and height, in a convenient, readily accessible package that can be [...]

Heading out to a cabin for your family vacation with young kids? Here are some simple ideas to keep them busy after the initial excitement wears off. If your cabin is on the beach, there is no shortage of shells and rocks. No beach? No problem. There are still a lot of rocks, leaves and [...]