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

| August 23, 2019 | 3 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 | 75 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 | 11 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 | 11 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 | 216 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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12 DIY Water Play Ideas

| June 25, 2019 | 16 Comments
12 DIY Water Play Ideas

You want your kids to spend some time outdoors during the summer months, but it can sometimes be too hot to enjoy. If your kids are stuck indoors because it’s too hot outdoors, why not create their own personal waterpark? There are so many ways to make fun water play areas in your back yard. […]

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Grilling Up Flavour with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyOnTheGrill #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/05

| June 6, 2019 | 382 Comments
Grilling Up Flavour with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyOnTheGrill #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/05

Grilling Up Flavour with Canadian Turkey!  It’s time to get grilling, Canada! It is that time of the year we love barbecue season the most: summer! Do you know what kind of meat can’t be beat sizzling on your barbecue? TURKEY! Yes! It is a great protein to get your family and loved one gathered […]

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Open Up to Adventure with Parks Canada #PlanAhead

| June 4, 2019 | 8 Comments
Open Up to Adventure with Parks Canada #PlanAhead

Open Up to Adventure with Parks Canada!  Summer is a great time to be open to adventure. Have you thought about getting out into the great outdoors to escape and go wild? Parks Canada has just kicked off their 2019 season! I was invited to go on an outdoor adventure at Thousand Island National Park […]

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Bubble Fun for Summer with Funrise Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/28

| May 30, 2019 | 161 Comments
Bubble Fun for Summer with Funrise Toys #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/28

Bubble Fun for Summer with Funrise Toys   Bubble fun can make any day bright for kids. They are round, shiny and float, making kids laugh and smile. GAZILLION Bubbles from Funrise Toys loves sharing toys that bring fun to playtime! They asked us if we wanted to try out two of their toys to get […]

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Flower Dirt Sundae Cups Recipe

| May 24, 2019 | 19 Comments
Flower Dirt Sundae Cups Recipe

Flower Dirt Sundae Cups Are you looking for something interesting to serve at your child’s birthday party? Chances are you’ll remember these fun treats from your own childhood – or a similar version. These Flower Dirt Sundae Cups are not only fun to make and cute to look at, but always a hit at parties […]

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5 Trade Secrets Items to Help Pamper Mom this Summer! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/14

| May 16, 2019 | 159 Comments
5 Trade Secrets Items to Help Pamper Mom this Summer!  #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/14

Summer is the time of the year when Moms take on a lot of roles in the family. Since school is out, many moms become a chef, a care taker, a program director, and a negotiator. There are times that this special person in the family needs to do things to make themselves feel good. […]

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Learn, Eat, and Enjoy Spring with DK Canada Books #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/07

| May 9, 2019 | 101 Comments
Learn, Eat, and Enjoy Spring with DK Canada Books #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/07

Learn, Eat, and Enjoy Spring with DK Canada There is so much to discover now that spring has arrived. Books are a great way to discover information from the far reaches of our Earth to the comforts of home. DK Canada wants families to learn, eat, and enjoy spring by finding books from its selection […]

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Homemade Lavender Vanilla Soap to Show Mom You Love Her on Mother’s Day

| May 1, 2019 | 16 Comments
Homemade Lavender Vanilla Soap to Show Mom You Love Her on Mother’s Day

How to Really Show Mom You Love Her on Mother’s Day Mother’s Day is dedicated to some of the hardest working and most patient people in the world. Moms are always there for you no matter what. They work hard to take care of their kids and to point you in the right direction so you […]

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How to Spring Clean the Bathroom

| April 30, 2019 | 12 Comments
How to Spring Clean the Bathroom

How to Spring Clean the Bathroom Just like any other room in your house, your bathroom needs to cleaned thoroughly and regularly to keep it sparkling clean. A clean airy bathroom is desirable and everyone would love to have a nice warm bath in a clean fresh nice smelling bathroom. You can do your own […]

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5 Tips to Set Up Your Backyard Oasis for Outdoor Fun

| April 29, 2019 | 10 Comments
5 Tips to Set Up Your Backyard Oasis for Outdoor Fun

The frosty winds of winter have passed, and spring has finally arrived. It is time to stop living indoors and to start enjoying your outdoor living space. There are so many things you can do to make this part of your home ready for you to love. Not sure where to start? Here are five […]

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10 Great Gifts for Your Mom on Mother’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway 05/24

| April 23, 2019 | 126 Comments
10 Great Gifts for Your Mom on Mother’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway 05/24

10 Great Gifts for Your Mom on Mother’s Day Don’t wait until Mother’s Day arrives to start searching for great gifts for your mom! Now is a great time to start thinking about what she might want! This way, you’ll have time to shop around and look for exactly what you want before the stores […]

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Hop into Spring Celebrations with Canadian Turkey! #AlwaysTimeForTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 05/17

| April 18, 2019 | 351 Comments
Hop into Spring Celebrations with Canadian Turkey! #AlwaysTimeForTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 05/17

Hop into Spring Celebrations with Canadian Turkey! Now that the seasons have changed, it is time to plan some spring celebrations! This season brings with it warmer weather and many special occasions. This season makes great opportunities for loved ones to gather together. Food is a highlight of any occasion. Canadian turkey is a delicious […]

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6 Great Easter Ideas to Do with Your Kids

| April 10, 2019 | 16 Comments
6 Great Easter Ideas to Do with Your Kids

6 Great Easter Ideas to Do with Your Kids Easter is the time of year the Christian Church set aside to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Through the years, this celebration has expanded to include the Easter bunny and Easter egg hunts are a big tradition for many families, but it’s not the only […]

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