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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Tips For Having a Relaxing Bath (Alone)

relaxing bath

It’s Saturday afternoon.  You’ve been up since 6am (kids don’t know how to sleep in) and have chauffeured the kids to swimming lessons and dance class.  Now the laundry is in various stages of completion, lunch was had, and the kids are playing quietly. Sounds idyllic, right?  Well it is!  So you decide to try […]

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6 Simple Ways To Get Your Kids Doing Chores

kids doing chores

I’m hoping to include more guest posts on my blog this year.  The following post was provided to me by Daniel who works on behalf of RCS Cleaning Ltd – a residential and commercial cleaning company based in Milton Keynes, UK. (You can read his tiny bio at the end of the post.)  The title image […]

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Working Moms: Jenn Murphy – Esthetician

Jenn Murphy

* Update – Jenn Murphy has changed locations.  She now has a beautiful space inside Bellagio Hair Studio at 459 Princess St, Kingston, Ontario.  Her business is now Cove Esthetics, and you can find her on Facebook and Instagram! *   Jenn Murphy is local mom/business woman.  She is currently running Fossa Retreat in the […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Young Artists – Educents

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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