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Taking That Leap of Faith

| September 5, 2019 | 14 Comments
Taking That Leap of Faith

Taking That Leap of Faith Have you ever taken a leap of faith? Boy, have I leaped in my life! My most recent leap happened last year, when I moved my family to a beautiful remote Inuit community in northern Quebec called Kuujjuaq. My husband had been offered his dream job and we couldn’t let […]

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5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child

| September 4, 2019 | 7 Comments
5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child

5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child 85% of the car seats that we see are incorrectly installed! In Canada, the law requires that children be properly restrained in an appropriate car seat or booster seat while travelling in a vehicle. Choosing the right car seat for […]

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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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Bust Bedtime Battles With These Great Tips

| September 2, 2019 | 14 Comments
Bust Bedtime Battles With These Great Tips

Bust Bedtime Battles with these Great Tips Few things are as frustrating for a parent as a child who won’t go to bed at bedtime. There are a lot of reasons why this happens, but if you are having bedtime battles with your child, here are some tips to do to help ease your troubles. […]

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Cuddling Up to Comfort with ComfyComfy Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/27

| August 29, 2019 | 205 Comments
Cuddling Up to Comfort with ComfyComfy Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/27

Comfort. It is what we all want to feel all the time. It can be hard to achieve a good level of comfort whether we are caring for little ones, are on-the-go, or anywhere around the house. ComfyComfy Canada creates products to help people feel cozy at home and when travelling. They asked me if […]

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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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Things to Do While Waiting in Line at Disney

| August 27, 2019 | 10 Comments
Things to Do While Waiting in Line at Disney

Things to Do While Waiting in Line at Disney You can’t get around the lines at Disney. With a park this popular and big, there are always going to be lines. If you’re visiting any Disney destination, you just need to be prepared for waiting in line. You don’t have to let this get you […]

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How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health

| August 26, 2019 | 6 Comments
How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health

How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health As a parent, you work hard to take care of your child’s physical needs. You maintain a place to live, cook nutritious meals, and help your child establish good, healthy habits that will encourage good health; however, your child’s emotional health is just as important as their physical […]

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

| August 23, 2019 | 9 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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Is Disney After Hours Worth the Price?

| August 21, 2019 | 9 Comments
Is Disney After Hours Worth the Price?

Is Disney After Hours Worth the Price? The prospect of spending extra time at the Magic Kingdom is something that definitely catches my attention. Disney After Hours gives guests the opportunity to do just that at a private, ticketed event. That ticket, however, is not cheap. Let’s find out what this ticket gets us and […]

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Importance of Insurance For Middle-Class Families

| August 20, 2019 | 6 Comments
Importance of Insurance For Middle-Class Families

Importance of Insurance For Middle-Class Families For most middle-class families, it’s always important to keep track of expenses. Yet, when it comes to wanting the best for your family, some costs are inevitable regardless of your financial planning. Insurance is often viewed as a sunk-cost and, thus, is not relevant when cutting back on spending. […]

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How to Get Kids Excited About Back to School Season

| August 14, 2019 | 7 Comments
How to Get Kids Excited About Back to School Season

Back to school season usually fills children with dread. The older the child gets, the worse it gets. The good thing is you can get younger kids excited about back to school season. Whether your child is scared to go to school for the first time or just dreads going back and starting a new […]

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10 Places to Visit While in New York State

| August 12, 2019 | 9 Comments
10 Places to Visit While in New York State

10 Places to Visit While in New York State Located in Northeastern United States, New York State is well known for New York City and Niagara Falls. Even though these are two beautiful locations to experience in New York State, I’m going to share a few other places to visit while in New York State. […]

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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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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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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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Food is Life: Eating for Longevity

| July 29, 2019 | 19 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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Disneyland Versus Walt Disney World

| July 23, 2019 | 10 Comments
Disneyland Versus Walt Disney World

Personally speaking, I am a huge Disney fan and love both Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Many people will not take time to point out the differences between the two, other than the obvious one being size. Magic Kingdom in Florida is larger by about 25 acres or so, making it more spacious; however, Disneyland […]

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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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