Plan A Destination Birthday in Kingston

Destination Birthday

It’s time to plan a birthday party.  Your child wants to invite the whole class.  Your house is a disaster that you don’t even want to think about.  And you don’t have space to host 20 kids (plus your own) and maybe some grandparents.  Enter the destination birthday! While you still can’t invite the whole […]

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Elf on the Shelf 2016

Elf on the Shelf

Elfie Sparkle first came to the Foley household in 2013.  Emma was 5 and Rose was 2.  This is her 3rd year visiting our home for the month of December, and it’s been her most interesting year yet.  Elf on the Shelf is a very popular family tradition for us now! A few weeks ago […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Young Artists – Educent

Holiday Gift Guide

Art is a broad and important part of life, and fostering artistic expression in kids sets them on a positive path, whether it’s hobbyist, professional, as an outlet or pure aesthetic expression. The common thread is that it is creative, expressive, it can inspire us, and lead to that wonderful thing called “flow.” So this […]

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Our First Casting Call

Last weekend Emma and I attended our first casting call together.  A casting company from Toronto was looking for background folk for a few scenes in a mini series they’re putting together.  If I can remember correctly they were looking for prisoners (male and female), prison guards, wardens and affluent Kingston folk.  This casting call […]

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