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Build and Bend into Fun with Flexo #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/06

| August 8, 2019 | 164 Comments
Build and Bend into Fun with Flexo #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/06

Build and Bend into Fun with Flexo Building with block sets is a favourite pastime my kids love to do for creative play in our home. I love it because it challenges them to use their imaginations to create fun for themselves. Flexo wants to take block building to a whole new level. They asked […]

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How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

| August 7, 2019 | 12 Comments
How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

Do you find yourself paying a huge amount of money for your child’s back to school wardrobe? It can be pricey to buy back school clothes; however, it doesn’t have to be. One of the best tricks is to create a minimalist wardrobe for your child. What does that mean? A minimalist wardrobe is one […]

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What to Do at Disney When It Rains

| August 6, 2019 | 6 Comments
What to Do at Disney When It Rains

Some people worry that one of the worst things that could happen during their trip to Walt Disney World is rain. Some people save for years to be able to plan a fun Disney park vacation and they don’t want rain to spoil it. The good news is there are still plenty of things to […]

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Family Vacation Summer Fun Tips

| August 5, 2019 | 6 Comments
Family Vacation Summer Fun Tips

When summer gets here most people have vacations on their minds! Having a vacation is getting tricky as costs increase and wages decrease. Is it possible to have a family vacation without going over your budget? Summertime can still be fun even on the tightest of budgets, bur you just have to be a little […]

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Amazing Summer Wine Coolers and Mimosas

| August 2, 2019 | 12 Comments
Amazing Summer Wine Coolers and Mimosas

It’s patio time! These recipes are wonderful for the patio! I suggest using bottles of wine that are in the $10-$15 range. You don’t want to mess up really nice wine by adding fruits and sodas! Keep the budget intact and enjoy your summer! Amazing Summer Wine Coolers and Mimosas Strawberry Chardonnay Wine Cooler Pull […]

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Play Anywhere this Summer with Mattel Games and Asmodee #Review #Givewaay ~ CAN 08/30

| August 1, 2019 | 258 Comments
Play Anywhere this Summer with Mattel Games and Asmodee #Review #Givewaay ~ CAN 08/30

Fun is the goal of every family during the summer months. Whether you are at home or on the road, fun keeps the good times going. Games are a great way to have summer fun for your family. Mattel Games and Asmodee want families to anywhere this summer with their collection of games! They asked […]

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Adventures By Disney Is the Trip You Need To Take

| July 31, 2019 | 15 Comments
Adventures By Disney Is the Trip You Need To Take

If you are a Disney fan who loves to travel, then you have probably heard of Adventures By Disney! Adventures by Disney is a Disney owned and operated travel company that has vacations all over the world. You can travel domestically and internationally without them, but there are at least five good reasons why you […]

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Cheesecake Time for National Cheesecake Day

| July 30, 2019 | 16 Comments
Cheesecake Time for National Cheesecake Day

Cheesecake Time When it comes to desserts, cheesecakes have to be one of the best desserts ever invented. Plain, chocolate, peanut butter – doesn’t matter. Cheesecake is creamy, slightly tangy, and oh so decadent. But what if you used the flavours of cheesecake to make other desserts? You might make cheesecake bars, frozen cheesecake pops, […]

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Food is Life: Eating for Longevity

| July 29, 2019 | 18 Comments
Food is Life: Eating for Longevity

Food is Life: Eating for Longevity Life can be busy and out of control. Our bustling lives allow little to no time to have a sit down for a proper meal. Junk temptations are at every sight and motivation to eat right always seems to be fleeting; however, the importance of healthy eating cannot be […]

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Over 70 Summer Recipes for BBQ, Picnics, and Potlucks

| July 26, 2019 | 10 Comments
Over 70 Summer Recipes for BBQ, Picnics, and Potlucks

Over 70 Summer Recipes for BBQ, Picnics, and Potlucks There’s something wonderful about summer get togethers. Spending time outdoors with your friends and family is a great way to spend a summer weekend or holiday. You may even want to plan a get together at least once a week or every other weekend. The only […]

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11 Reasons to Attend an Ottawa Champions Baseball Game

| July 25, 2019 | 4 Comments
11 Reasons to Attend an Ottawa Champions Baseball Game

The Ottawa Champions professional baseball team of the Can-Am League is marking its 5th season in 2019 at the Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Park! The Can-Am league has several top prospects that will eventually play in the majors, or former major league players that make the game exciting for fans. If you haven’t been to a […]

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16 Must Try Ice Cream Sandwiches

| July 24, 2019 | 10 Comments
16 Must Try Ice Cream Sandwiches

16 Must Try Ice Cream Sandwiches Remember eating ice cream sandwiches as a kid? You have the vanilla ice cream and chocolate wafers. Boring! There are so many ways you can make ice cream sandwich recipes. You don’t even have to use wafers. You can make ice cream sandwiches with everything from donuts to cookies […]

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Top 9 Things to Bring to the Beach

| July 22, 2019 | 11 Comments
Top 9 Things to Bring to the Beach

Top 9 Things to Bring to the Beach Summer is coming, and for many people that means going to the local beaches. When most people go to the beach they either forget or don’t know what to bring. Usually, they leave the sunscreen or just get bored and go home. There are tons of activities […]

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Gather Around the Grill with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyOnTheGrill #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

| July 19, 2019 | 399 Comments
Gather Around the Grill with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyOnTheGrill #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

Gather Around the Grill with Canadian Turkey We’re in the thick of summer, Canada! One of the things we love doing at this time of the year is to get outdoors and to fire up the barbecue! So many meals can be cooked up on the barbecue to tantalize taste buds, and turkey can take […]

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Gaze to the Stars and Beyond with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

| July 18, 2019 | 93 Comments
Gaze to the Stars and Beyond with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

Gaze to the Stars and Beyond with DK Canada The stars, planets, and other objects in space are sources of interest my family can’t get enough of! We love gazing towards the skies and wonder more about what is out there. DK Canada wants readers to learn more about our universe with their collection of […]

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Tasty Treats For Perfect Picnics

| July 17, 2019 | 11 Comments
Tasty Treats For Perfect Picnics

Whether it’s a day out with the family or a romantic date with your spouse, picnics can be a great way to spend a warm afternoon. If you’re thinking that a boring sandwich is your only option, think again! There are so many great foods you can pack for a picnic. Fruit salads, savoury salads, […]

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Benefits of Sending your Child to Summer Camp

| July 16, 2019 | 9 Comments
Benefits of Sending your Child to Summer Camp

Benefits of Sending your Child to Summer Camp Summer camp is a positive experience for both children and parents. Although you may not admit it to yourself nor to anyone else, there’s the most obvious benefits for sending your child to summer camp: weeks of relaxation, a quiet house, chances to shop and wander, as […]

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Gift Memories This Summer with Fujifilm Print Life #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

| July 15, 2019 | 76 Comments
Gift Memories This Summer with Fujifilm Print Life #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

Gift Memories This Summer with Fujifilm Print Life Memories are sometimes the best gifts to give someone special. How do you gift a memory? It can be done by adding images to items they love using. Fujifilm Print Life asked us if there was someone special we would like to gift memories to this summer […]

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Why Every Parent Must Learn CPR

| July 12, 2019 | 13 Comments
Why Every Parent Must Learn CPR

Why Every Parent Must Learn CPR Your kid’s health is extremely important. Having your child’s pediatrician on speed dial is awesome. But what happens in emergency situations? What happens if your child suddenly stops breathing? Do you know the steps you need to take to possibly save your child’s life? As a parent, it’s important […]

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Visiting the Moo Cows at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/09

| July 11, 2019 | 6 Comments
Visiting the Moo Cows at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/09

Summer is finally here, and we are thrilled to be able to spend gorgeous sunny days at venues like the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum! Lately my littlest, Hudson, has been especially intrigued by farms and “moo cows” as he calls them, so when I asked him if he wanted to go to the farm, it […]

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17 Puppet Crafts For Kids To Enjoy

| July 10, 2019 | 11 Comments
17 Puppet Crafts For Kids To Enjoy

There are lots of benefits, when it comes to encouraging your children to play with puppets. This activity not only stimulates imagination, it also improves motor skills, teaches etiquette, boosts your child’s confidence and more. What follows is a list of 17 fun puppet crafts, suitable for kids of all ages. Let’s talk about a […]

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Pop Life into Your Home with Canvas Factory #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 08/09

| July 9, 2019 | 89 Comments
Pop Life into Your Home with Canvas Factory #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 08/09

Pop Life into Your Home with Canvas Factory Home life is really what you make it. We love having personal touches around it to make our home to have personal touches onto to bring it all together. One area that gets overlooked are our walls. They need to have something on them to add to […]

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Tips for Planning a Great Family Vacation

| July 8, 2019 | 6 Comments
Tips for Planning a Great Family Vacation

Tips for Planning a Great Family Vacation Planning a great family vacation can be a lot of fun. If possible, include children in on the planning. It will make them feel important and often, kids will come up with some great ideas. The first thing to think about is the budget. Family Vacation Budget When […]

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15 Brilliant Baked Beans Recipes

| July 5, 2019 | 14 Comments
15 Brilliant Baked Beans Recipes

Baked Beans are considered one of the most popular side dishes to serve. Generally, they consist of haricot beans (or navy beans) that are stewed in a sauce. In recent years, companies have gone “outside of the box” with their flavours of Baked Beans. Some of these creations are down right gross, while others end […]

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