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#LinkedMoms Learning Toys Canada Twitter Party

I am absolutely thrilled to be able to bring my Canadian readers this great opportunity. LinkedMOMs, aka myself @inkscrblr and @downshiftingPRO are celebrating my new client Learning Toys with a Twitter Party.
That’s right, we know how you all love a great twitter party.
This one is Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 8 p.m. EST on twitter. (That’s the regular Linked Moms chat time and we are the happy hosts.)
There will be four great prizes given away during the one hour chat. All toys your children will love.
Now let, me tell you a bit about this Canadian company http://www.twitter.com/learningtoys_ca is a caring company whose owners I have come to adore. These are ladies that believe quality toys last and endure, and are timeless as well. This is a company that believes in giving back and stocking toys that are socially responsible and environmentally responsible too. Nothing here falls apart after one use. All of the toys inspire your child to be their very best version of themselves. 
The company philosophy is: parents help kids learn and get active by powering their play. How do they do that? By providing opportunities to explore, engage and learn, by stocking a child’s room and life with toys that are good quality and designed to spur creativity, build their abilities and help grow strong brains and bodies. 
Learning Toys Canada has a great site that has been around for quite some time and has two walk in storefront locations. One is in Mississauga and the other is in Montreal (Westmount). The site itself stocks great brands like Plan Toys, which is an industry pioneer in manufacturing socially and environmentally responsible products. There is a little bit of everything here from Bruder toys to Calico Critters and science kits. Learning Toys Canada celebrates differences and stocks a great number of sensory toys and various items for special needs children. (I confess this is what makes me love them even more. Their toys help build everyone’s abilities.) Toys are clearly labelled by category of age, Brand, and play style.
Learning Toys Canada also stocks the full line of Wimmer Ferguson Infant Stim Mobiles, which are completely washable and sterilizable. In fact, they have donated several to Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children. The Wimmer Ferguson stim mobile is one of the only choices for hospitals like Sick Kids because it is completely washable and can be sterilized.
Join us on March 6th at 8 p.m. EST to learn even more about Learning Toys.
The prizes are: Calico Critters, Plan Toys firetruck, Plus Plus Midi or Mini (depending on the age of your child) super hot building toys and my favourite – a Kimochis Cat. Kimochis is Japanese for feelings and each one of these stuffed toys also comes with three stuffed emotions that help facilitate communication about difficult topics like sadness, or how do you get over having your feelings hurt. 
Please show Learning Toys. ca some love. 
Visit their web site, like them on Facebook, follow their Pinterest boards and follow them on twitter.
To win: You have to be at the party actively taking part. Please follow @linkedmoms @inkscrblr @learningtoys_ca and @downshiftingPRO You will need to answer questions. You need to RSVP here in this link so we know who to expect. Leave a comment here too please, just to be nice (not necessary to win) You must be Canadian to win, but Americans are welcome to take part in the party. 

Party hosts not responsible for shipping.

Mom of two beautiful active girls, traveller, fitness junkie, social media consultant, and keeper of the sanity.