Parent Review of Disney+

Parent Review of Disney+

Alright this is huge. If you haven't steady heard Disney launched the mother of all streaming services called Disney+ and it's AMAZING! So what's Disney+ you ask? Well it's like Netflix where you pay a monthly fee (in Canada it's currently $8.99 a month) and you have access to all Disney owned content. As long [...]

Please Stop Using Your Phone While Driving.

Please Stop Using Your Phone While Driving.

There aren't too many things that scare me in the world... well anything having to do with the safety of my kids scares me (obviously), but external things don't tend to rattle me too much... that is except for texting while driving (or any use of a phone while driving, we'll call it texting for [...]

Work Life Balance When You Work and Have Kids

Work Life Balance When You Work and Have Kids

I won't lie. Having a career, being a mom, a wife, and trying to work on some passions projects is really hard. The work life balance is a constant struggle. Our kids grow up so fast, and some days I feel like I'm missing some of the moments with them. I've been working on a [...]

Party Ideas for a 3 Year Old

Party Ideas for a 3 Year Old

I've been racking my brain the last few weeks and my youngest is turning 3 in a month! How time flies, I know. It feels like only yesterday that I was 9 months pregnant with a very over due baby. When my oldest was 3 years old we did an all out affair. We had [...]

A New Elephant at the Granby Zoo

A New Elephant at the Granby Zoo

The Zoo de Granby is happy to welcome a new African elephant which arrived by land transport from the Pittsburgh Zoo’s International Conservation Center this week. Thandi, a 28-year-old female with an excellent genetic background is destined for breeding with Tutume, a 20-year-old male. She’ll also be joining Sarah, a 36-year-old female. The Zoo de Granby is very proud to [...]

Tips for Decent Sleep as a Parent

Tips for Decent Sleep as a Parent

I miss sleep. It’s been years since I’ve been able to go to bed when I want and wake up when I want. With two little kids running around my house, there is always something and they NEVER SLEEP IN! Man I miss the days of sleeping in. When my oldest was born, he was [...]

Top Free Places to Go Apple Picking Near Montreal

Top Free Places to Go Apple Picking Near Montreal

Apple picking season is already here! (I know right!?) There are some fabulous apple orchards near Montreal, so I've put together a list of the top free places to go apple picking near Montreal that no cost for the picking, you simply pay for your apples. Verge Gibouleau Being conveniently located in Laval, their orchard [...]