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Pop Goes The...: Get Ready to Have a Blast with Blast Box

What It Is: I like to think of today’s gift idea as a more explosive version of say…Jenga. The gist of this family-friendly game called Blast Box is you blow up one balloon for each player and add it to the base. 319 more words

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Chic Baby: Juniper Dragon Will Make You Love Local

What It Is: Juniper Dragon is a lil’ brand for lil’ ones, based in B.C. Their focus? Babies (and mamas), with adorable prints and fabrics sourced primarily locally here in Canada that are then transformed into items made right here as well. 112 more words

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5 Gifts From...QE Home

I noticed recently that the brand formerly known as ‘Quilts Etc.’ is now QE Home. I have to say I’ve been impressed that a mall store that sells primarily linens has ‘survived’ amidst the rise of the big box store and online shopping, but here we are. 297 more words

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The Light Stuff: A Little Lovely Company Lives Up To Its Name

What It Is: A Little Lovely Company is brand out of the Netherlands that specializes in supremely cute accessories for the little ones. What caught my eye in particular was their lighting products, which include rechargeable tabletop and wall plug-in nightlights, LED neon-style wall lights, and those uber-popular lightboxes that you can tailor with your own messages. 124 more words

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Break the Code: Algobrix is Perfect for Teaching Kids Programming

What It Is: Programming is becoming as basic a skill as typing these days, with the next gen learning it from an earlier and earlier age. 160 more words

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Game Face: YULU Is Changing Family Game Night

What It Is: YULU is a toy and game designer that’s putting an active spin on ‘board’ games, with two new releases that capitalize on hot trends right now like escape rooms and puzzles. 410 more words

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Level Up: Monopoly Gets the Nintendo Treatment

What It Is: A new iteration of Monopoly festooned with a Nintendo theme – one that extends well beyond what you’d expect. The most obvious changes of course, are gold coins have replaced Monopoly money, and you can play as one of four Nintendo superstars; Mario, Donkey Kong, Princess Peach or Yoshi. 168 more words

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