Tag: family meal

5 Reasons to Eat Dinner as a Family

| April 17, 2018 | 10 Comments
5 Reasons to Eat Dinner as a Family

Remember when everyone gathered around the table to have dinner each evening? It almost seems to be a thing of the past. Between practice, working overtime, and other activities that affect our family, families rarely sit down to have dinner together. That’s a shame because it can have such a negative impact on our children. […]

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20 Healthy Breakfast Recipes For Busy Mornings

| April 6, 2018 | 6 Comments
20 Healthy Breakfast Recipes For Busy Mornings

You’re constantly on the go and breakfast just doesn’t seem that important. A coffee and a muffin from your favourite coffee shop is fine, right? Not exactly. Many coffee drinks are loaded with sugar and that “healthy” muffin can carry over 500 calories. It’s not uncommon for these quick breakfast options to have a total […]

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Win a Valentine’s Dinner for 2! ~ Ottawa Area 02/08

| January 24, 2018 | 36 Comments
Win a Valentine’s Dinner for 2! ~ Ottawa Area 02/08

Eat Healthy and Save Time with SupperWorks! At SupperWorks, we create delicious recipes, do the shopping, the washing, the chopping, and the clean-up so you can prepare tasty, wholesome meals in a fraction of the time it would take at home!     In less than 2 hours, you can prepare 12 freezable entrées, each […]

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Savour Wholesome Family Meals with HelloFresh! #Review #Giveaway~ CAN 03/24

| February 23, 2017 | 79 Comments
Savour Wholesome Family Meals with HelloFresh! #Review #Giveaway~ CAN 03/24

Savour Wholesome Family Meals with HelloFresh!   “Mom/Dad! What’s for dinner?” This is not the question we want to tackle after a busy day. There are times my other half and I have no idea what to make and end up settling for a Junk Food Night that is easy to prepare or ordering out. […]

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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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Get a Fresh Start to 2015 with DK Books #Review and #Giveaway~ CAN 02/23

| February 5, 2015 | 42 Comments
Get a Fresh Start to 2015 with DK Books #Review and #Giveaway~ CAN 02/23

Many people make resolutions to make a fresh start by trying to improve on an aspect of their body. It may be becoming fit, eating better or trying something new. So not make resolutions, but I do like trying new things in order to improve myself. When I was asked to review two books from […]

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Tips for Saving on your Grocery Bill

| March 5, 2013 | 6 Comments
Tips for Saving on your Grocery Bill

If there is anything that really puts a strain on a parent’s wallet: it is grocery shopping. Food is a necessity and children tend to eat a huge quantity of food. My little guy is only 15 months and he is already making a little dent in the pocketbook by inhaling fruit and veggies like […]

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Losing the Dinner Stress

| February 5, 2013 | 4 Comments
Losing the Dinner Stress

Losing the Dinner Stress Quite a few women at work are pregnant, many with their first child.  One of the topics of discussion during lunch is how to prepare dinners once baby arrives and not losing the dinner stress. Preparing dinner with a baby/toddler in tow can be a difficult challenge and becomes even more […]

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