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Super Easy M&M’s Monkey Bread Recipe

| November 18, 2016 | 25 Comments
Super Easy M&M’s Monkey Bread Recipe

Super Easy M&M’s Monkey Bread  I always wondered how to make Monkey bread. It looks like a lot of work until a friend of mine mentioned that she uses refrigerated biscuit dough. What a great idea! It’s actually super easy to make this M&M’s Monkey Bread recipe. For my sweet tooth, the M&M’s add a touch of chocolate […]

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Wrap Up Chocolate as a Gift from DK Canada! #Review

| November 17, 2016 | 10 Comments
Wrap Up Chocolate as a Gift from DK Canada! #Review

Whether it is dark, milk or white, people LOVE chocolate! It is a treat given and enjoyed during the holidays and helps to make fun memories. Have you ever wondered how this sugary confection is made? DK Canada takes readers on the chocolate trail from cocoa bean to irresistible morsel in Chocolate! It is just […]

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Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes

| November 16, 2016 | 12 Comments
Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes

  Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes I love pancakes. I am sure you all do but restrain yourselves because you consider them high-calorie sweet treats. This is not necessarily true. A few simple changes in the pancake base will reduce their calorie content. Plus, pancake recipes allow experimenting with other ingredients that will […]

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Savour the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #FestiveCdnTurkey #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/03

| November 12, 2016 | 172 Comments
Savour the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #FestiveCdnTurkey #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/03

Savour the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! The holiday season is on its way! The countdown effectively on and it is time to start planning for this special time of the year.  Some of these items may be on your holiday checklists: Home decorations Tree trimming Gift buying and wrapping Party planning Whether it is a […]

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The Best Butter Pecan Cupcake Recipe

| November 11, 2016 | 13 Comments
The Best Butter Pecan Cupcake Recipe

Butter Pecan Cupcake This Butter Pecan Cupcake is tender, ultra-moist, loaded with pecans, and topped with salted caramel sauce and a maraschino cherry. The cupcake is amazingly delicious! Cupcake Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter at room temperature 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1 cup brown sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 2 […]

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Sweet and Salty Cupcake Recipe

| November 4, 2016 | 16 Comments
Sweet and Salty Cupcake Recipe

Sweet and Salty Cupcake Recipe Topped with caramel sauce and Reeses topping mix (if you can find it, simply add small pretzel pieces, M & M’s, and peanuts), this chocolate Sweet and Salty Cupcake is to die for! You are sure to make a good impression with your guests when serving them at a birthday party. […]

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25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

| October 28, 2016 | 11 Comments
25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

  25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love! Cupcakes are the perfect dessert – they are portion-controlled (though it’s hard to eat only one!), they are a blank canvas to decorate however your heart desires, and they are easier to transport and display than a full cake. That makes them a ghoulishly great treat for […]

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25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

| October 21, 2016 | 11 Comments
25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

  25 Super Fun Halloween Inspired Snacks & Treats Halloween is the favorite holiday of many kids, and for good reason. They get to dress up and “be” whomever or whatever they would like for a day (A superhero? The Staypuft Marshmallow Man? Lime Jell-O? The possibilities are endless…). Plus, they get to collect obscene […]

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How to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything

| October 18, 2016 | 16 Comments
How to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything

  How to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything   As a parent, we want the best for our children and that includes making sure they are eating a well balanced, whole food diet. Our children deserve to be as healthy and nourished as possible (as do we)! But what do you do when your […]

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Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Recipe

| October 17, 2016 | 17 Comments
Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Recipe

  Jack-O-Lantern Orange Bowls Most Halloween treats are not exactly healthy. I like to try new and different recipes that still fit the theme of the holiday but I can also feel good about giving to my family and friends. That’s why I created these adorable Jack-O-Lantern orange bowls. The process of making the bowl […]

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Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

| October 14, 2016 | 15 Comments
Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake  The Bloody Bone Cupcake recipe is not for the faint-hearted! How a little bit of red food colouring mix to some corn syrup can make it look like blood dripping! This cupcake recipe is definitely a fan favourite to serve at a Halloween Party. It’s a delicious chocolate cupcake with a butter cream vanilla […]

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3 Steps to Enjoy Fall Flavours with Barilla® Pronto™ Pasta! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/11

| October 10, 2016 | 102 Comments
3 Steps to Enjoy Fall Flavours with Barilla® Pronto™ Pasta! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/11

Fall has arrived. With this change in season comes new fruits and veggies to enjoy in warm and cozy dishes. Apples and pumpkins are among some of the produce for people to create fantastic fall favourites such as pies crumbles and soups. Barilla® wants Canadian families to enjoy delicious dishes that will bring a fresh […]

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Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Recipe

| October 7, 2016 | 10 Comments
Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Recipe

  Festive Halloween Caramel Apples Not your average caramel apple recipe! These Halloween Caramel Apples are very festive with a crunchy bite thanks to the peanuts bits and the colourful candy melts! A sweet treat this Halloween for your family, enjoy! You will only need a few simple ingredients to get these going: Ingredients: 6+ Granny Smith Apples […]

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New Restaurants at Walt Disney World in Florida

| October 5, 2016 | 19 Comments
New Restaurants at Walt Disney World in Florida

The magical atmosphere Walt Disney World creates in its parks is also present in its restaurants. Here’s a list of new and upcoming restaurants that will have you craving to go back for more. Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza – at Disney Springs A modern pizza joint that allows you to customize your own artisanal pizza. Pick […]

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Focus on The Facts for Health and Wellness #FocusOnTheFacts ~ Giveaway 10/28

| September 30, 2016 | 167 Comments
Focus on The Facts for Health and Wellness #FocusOnTheFacts ~ Giveaway 10/28

Focus on The Facts Last weekend my family and I visited the Carp Fair, and played a game with the chance of winning free groceries! The Healthy Canadians booth in association with Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC), Health Canada, Retail Council of Canada (RCC), and the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers (CFIG) were the […]

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Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

| September 30, 2016 | 15 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Your kids will just love this Pumpkin Patch Cupcake recipe for Halloween! They are easy to decorate and taste so yummy! Chocolate Cupcake Ingredients 2 Cup sugar 1 3/4 Cup flour 3/4 Cup cocoa 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 eggs, room temp 1 Cup whole […]

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Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

| September 23, 2016 | 9 Comments
Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

  Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe If you are looking for a special treat your children can give their friends at school for Halloween, these Pumpkin Cookies are the one to make! Simply put one in a plastic bag and tie with an orange ribbon! This recipe is time consuming, but well worth the effort since it’s […]

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20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats

| September 16, 2016 | 18 Comments
20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats

    20 Mouthwathering Halloween Treats Many people seem to think that Halloween is a holiday just for kids. Sure, some aspects are kid-focused, such as trick-or-treating (you’d probably get some dirty looks if you walked around your neighborhood in a costume ringing doorbells, holding a pillowcase for your loot, without a kid in tow), […]

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Make Canadian Turkey the Centerpiece of Your Thanksgiving Celebrations! #CDNTradition #Giveaway CAN 10/07

| September 15, 2016 | 132 Comments
Make Canadian Turkey the Centerpiece of Your Thanksgiving Celebrations! #CDNTradition #Giveaway CAN 10/07

The fall season is upon us! The days are a little cooler, and the trees are beginning to change colours all around us. These are just two of the tell-tale signs that Thanksgiving is on its way! It is one of the holidays many Canadians look forward to, whether it is celebrated with a large […]

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The Best Lemon Meringue Cookies Recipe

| September 9, 2016 | 19 Comments
The Best Lemon Meringue Cookies Recipe

  Lemon Meringue Cookies Recipe I have always been intrigued by meringues. They look very complicated to make but they are oh so delicious. So what exactly is a meringue? It is a light and fluffy dessert that is usually baked in a pie. Usually, the crust is made of some sort of shortbread, a […]

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Salted Caramel Latte Cupcake Recipe

| September 2, 2016 | 9 Comments
Salted Caramel Latte Cupcake Recipe

    Salted Caramel Latte Cupcake When the days come, and it is time to pay bills and get groceries, that is usually when my body decides to have an all night marathon turning me into a walking “mombie”. You know what that is right? It’s when a mom is so tired that she literally […]

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4 Creative Ways to Get Picky Eaters to Finish Their Lunches

| August 31, 2016 | 9 Comments
4 Creative Ways to Get Picky Eaters to Finish Their Lunches

My younger daughter is the picky eater in our family. She tries to negotiate what she would like to eat at meal times and how it should look in order for her to enjoy it. School lunches are the real challenges for her to want to eat. If she had her way, she would have […]

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4 Tips to Manage the Back-To-School Madness! #ReadySetNanö

| August 29, 2016 | 2 Comments
4 Tips to Manage the Back-To-School Madness! #ReadySetNanö

    The clock is winding down on the time kids have left to enjoy their summer vacation. While wanting to hang on to the last days of fancy-free fun, parents like me have to start thinking about the new school year and the madness it brings along with it. Now that my youngest is […]

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Homemade Granola Bars‏ Recipe #BackToSchool

| August 26, 2016 | 12 Comments
Homemade Granola Bars‏ Recipe #BackToSchool

    Homemade Granola Bars‏ Granola is a great breakfast that is filling and satisfying. It usually consists of rolled oats, nuts, honey and something to sweeten it up just a little, like brown sugar. This recipe is slightly different as it does not contain any oats. It is also a great snack for when […]

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