A Shore Thing

CONTEST ALERT! Whether you own or are just visiting a cottage this summer, I’ve got six fantastic gift ideas to freshen up your home away from home. Plus, you could win a 3-N-1 Mower / Trimmer / Edger from Black+Decker.

Flash Post: Wild Things

If the little ones in your life are already beachy keen, hook them up with a pair of these Japanese-inspired ‘geta’ sandals with fun cutouts that let them put their animal stamp on the world.

Baby, Baby, Baby Ohhhhh!

Monogram week continues with You Name It Baby! Canada’s premiere eTailer for all things baby, toddler, and kids – the majority of which can be super customized for the sweetest tots you know.

Back To School Bento Style

Back to school means back to packing lunches for the little ones. Combat overprocessed and overpackaged foods with the brilliant Bento Box lunchbox.

Pixar Perfect

Pixar’s Pixarpedia (sans Toy Story 3) is a perfect gift for the Pixar officinado in your life. This glossy coffee table book is adult and kid friendly, and jam-packed with stunning artwork and interesting facts. Want to top it up? The ultimate Toy Story collection is on its way to Blu-Ray, as well as the beloved film Finding Nemo.

Leader of the Pack

American company Timbuk2 gives you at least one thing to look forward to about September – customizing your own quality, eco-friendly bag. Gift the student in your life and give them at least a few minutes of smiles dedicated to thinking about school.

It’s My Party And I’ll Smile If I Want To

Instead of stressing out about the pressure to plan a perfect kid’s party (or watch a sibling or pal go through it), order a magical party in a box from ‘Dress Up & Play Parties’, including costumes, party favours, goodie bags, and more!

Potterheads Unite!

Consider Harry Potter to be the most magical theme upon which to base your gift-giving. Crosscutting age and occasion, bequeath the Potterhead in your life with the well-reviewed and entertaining ‘Lego Harry Potter’ game on the video game system of their choice.

How Do Ya Like Them Apples?

Apples to Apples. Pretty much the simplest but most effective ice breaking party games of all time, and a great gift to bestow on anyone that enjoys a good social gathering.