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14 Petrifying Punch Recipes

| October 11, 2019 | 8 Comments
14 Petrifying Punch Recipes

We all love spooky treats when it comes to Halloween. While you may have dozens of cookie, cupcake, and snack recipes – what about pertrifying Punch drinks? There are so many fun drinks you can make for a Halloween party. The recipes below are not only cute for a Halloween kids’ party, but these would […]

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Halloween Spiked Toxic Tonic Recipe

| October 4, 2019 | 9 Comments
Halloween Spiked Toxic Tonic Recipe

History of Halloween Halloween began as the Celt’s way to celebrate the coming of the new year. The Celts then lived in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Northern France, and many areas of Eastern Europe. They believed this was a dark time when the dead returned to the earth. You will find below more information on […]

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Back to School Learning Fun with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/01

| October 3, 2019 | 69 Comments
Back to School Learning Fun with DK Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/01

Let the back to school learning begin! Kids are now in the back to school groove at this time of year and finding a bit of fun to enjoy it can be hard. DK Canada wants to help break up the ho-humness of going back to school with books that bring fun to learning! They […]

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15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

| October 2, 2019 | 6 Comments
15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts Halloween Mason Jar crafts are lots of fun to make. All of these jar crafts are perfect for decorating your home or classroom. You can fill them up with candy, pop a candle in them, or use them as a simple decoration. Halloween is such a fun time of year […]

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Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

| September 27, 2019 | 10 Comments
Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

Ancient Meanings of Halloween Halloween on October 31st, or All Hallow’s Eve, used to be known as Samhain, meaning ‘summer’s end’. Some say it was the point the Celts used to mark the end of a year and the start of a new one. Today the ancient meanings of Halloween have largely been lost as […]

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3 Small Items to Bring Big Fun to the Back to School Season #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/25

| September 26, 2019 | 195 Comments
3 Small Items to Bring Big Fun to the Back to School Season #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/25

The Back to School season brings a small amount of joy to many kids. Having fun is something a lot of us do not think about then it comes to this time of the year.  With the right items on hand, fun can be had whenever the family is together. My family was asked to try […]

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Gobble Up Canadian Turkey Month with Canadian Turkey #CdnTurkeyMonth #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/18

| September 20, 2019 | 325 Comments
Gobble Up Canadian Turkey Month with Canadian Turkey #CdnTurkeyMonth #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/18

October brings a holiday many Canadians love: Thanksgiving! It is a time of year loved ones gather together to gobble up family favourite meals. It is only fitting that this month of the year is also Canadian Turkey Month. This means enjoying turkey on planned weeknight dinners, weekend family nights, or to wow special friends […]

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14 Beautiful Blackberry Desserts

| September 13, 2019 | 12 Comments
14 Beautiful Blackberry Desserts

14 Beautiful Blackberry Desserts Juicy, plump blackberries are a summer favorite. Not only are they great on their own, but they are wonderful in a fruit salad. Blackberries also make great jam and taste amazing in cobbler! But what if you want to do something more with these delicious berries? Believe it or not, there […]

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Creative Back to School Fun with Epson Canada #Review

| September 12, 2019 | 9 Comments
Creative Back to School Fun with Epson Canada #Review

Creative fun. This is not what many kids think about when the Back to School season rolls around. They are thinking about the work of the school year ahead. But why can’t this time of the year be for creative fun? Epson Canada wants to help create fun this Back to School season with their […]

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Truly Irresistible Peach Treats

| September 6, 2019 | 13 Comments
Truly Irresistible Peach Treats

Truly Irresistible Peach Treats There are so many wonderful fruits to choose from in the summer months. If you’re a peach lover though, you know that there’s nothing quite like biting into a delicious ripe peach. You may buy them by the basketful. But what do you do with all of them? Why not turn […]

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Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs #Review

| September 3, 2019 | 8 Comments
Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs #Review

Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs School’s back in session! One aspect of learning that usually goes by the wayside during the summer is reading. What if learning and improving a child’s reading skills could be fun? Reading Eggs wants to help kids crack into reading fun with their app created by a highly experienced […]

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Blueberries of Summer Recipes

| August 30, 2019 | 14 Comments
Blueberries of Summer Recipes

Blueberries of Summer That pop and burst of flavour from biting into fresh blueberries is pure heaven. Blueberries are amazing on their own, but they work so beautifully in recipes as well. It doesn’t matter if you’re making a savoury salad or cheesecake, you’re going to love the addition of blueberries! Blueberries work in everything […]

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School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

| August 28, 2019 | 11 Comments
School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress Don’t you hate a school morning where everyone is scrambling and then – once everyone is at school – you get a call that one of your children forgot an important project or paper at home. Ugh! It’s enough to drive a mom crazy! Let’s stop that madness. This […]

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How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

| August 23, 2019 | 8 Comments
How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

The first day of high school can be stressful for both kids and parents. Chances are you remember how nervous you were on your first day! You probably also remember that it was no big deal. Everything turned out just fine; however, teens think they know everything and won’t believe you! Things were different back […]

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Tasty Back to School Ideas with Canadian Turkey #TurkeyMakesItEasy #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/20

| August 22, 2019 | 421 Comments
Tasty Back to School Ideas with Canadian Turkey #TurkeyMakesItEasy #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/20

Summer vacation is about to come to a close. Canadian families are beginning to think about getting back into the swing of their Back to School routines. One of the tasks parents have to get ready for are tasty back to school breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and snacks! Meal planning is a way for families to […]

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Fun in the Sun with Tesalate Beach Towels Review

| August 9, 2019 | 14 Comments
Fun in the Sun with Tesalate Beach Towels Review

Is there anything better than relaxing at a beach on a sunny summer day? Warm weather in Canada is only here for a few months, and one of the best ways to soak up some fun in the sun is to pack up your beach towels, sunglasses, and sunscreen and have beach day! They’re the […]

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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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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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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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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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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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