Tag: food

Super Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

| November 23, 2018 | 12 Comments
Super Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Super Easy Pumpkin Pie  When I think of Fall, I always imagine that perfect slice of homemade pumpkin pie waiting to be eaten, with a dollop of whipped cream to top it off… My mouth is already watering just thinking about it! There’s just something about the season and pumpkin desserts that go hand-in-hand, and […]

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55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

| October 26, 2018 | 22 Comments
55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

Now that school has started, you are back into a routine. A common part of every kid’s routine is having an after-school snack. While there are a number of products you could purchase at the store, making something from scratch is not only more affordable but also fun. There are so many fun treats you […]

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20 School Lunch Ideas

| October 5, 2018 | 12 Comments
20 School Lunch Ideas

Do you not feel good about the lunches being served at your child’s school? Many parents don’t. This is why parents turn to packing a lunch for their children. The only problem is that you often run out of ideas. Some kids are content with eating the same sandwich throughout the school year, but other […]

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Tips To Make Back-To-School Easier with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/19

| September 20, 2018 | 219 Comments
Tips To Make Back-To-School Easier with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/19

Tips to Make Back-To-School Easier with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyMakesItEasy  Back-To-School is a time of the year when families start to rev up their schedules. Our lives become hectic with lessons, practices, meetings, and playdates. All of these events make getting healthy meals that are budget-friendly for our families more of a challenge. Canadian Turkey wants to […]

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Old Fashioned Macaroni Salad Recipe

| September 14, 2018 | 26 Comments
Old Fashioned Macaroni Salad Recipe

There is never a bad time to serve macaroni salad… summertime… holiday time… you name it! Macaroni salad is kind of like meatloaf, when it comes to preparation. Everyone has their own recipe. And, if you ask nicely most people are willing to share the secret. I don’t know about you but this particular version […]

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Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

| September 10, 2018 | 242 Comments
Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot The kids are back to school! With this change comes a busier schedule for our family. We have after school activities and playdates to work our family meals around. There are nights when, as parents, we relent to a junk night, but we want to try to have […]

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18 Peachy Fresh Recipes

| August 17, 2018 | 15 Comments
18 Peachy Fresh Recipes

18 Peachy Fresh Recipes Peaches just scream summer. With a peak season between July and August, peaches are enjoyed for a couple months in a number of recipes. However, you can always enjoy peaches all year long. Whether you use peaches you froze or canned yourself or purchased them in the store, it’s a great […]

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How You Can Make The Most Of the International Food and Wine Festival in Epcot

| August 15, 2018 | 3 Comments
How You Can Make The Most Of the International Food and Wine Festival in Epcot

The 2018 International Food and Wine Festival at Epcot is coming fast. This special Disney event launches August 30th and just like before, it’s bigger than ever. There will be tons of celebrity chefs and TV personalities involved and over 30 booths offering creative small dishes and inspired pairings all over the park.  There are […]

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Very Berry Ice Cream Recipes

| July 6, 2018 | 17 Comments
Very Berry Ice Cream Recipes

Very Berry Ice Cream Recipes Summer is here and what better way to celebrate than ice cream? What about ice cream that’s loaded with in-season berries, like strawberries, blackberries, and blueberries? If you love ice cream and berries, you’re going to love these berry ice cream recipes. There are so many different ones to try. […]

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16 Delicious Sugar Free Desserts

| May 11, 2018 | 10 Comments
16 Delicious Sugar Free Desserts

    Mmmm…. Desserts! Summer is almost here and it’s all the more reason to consider cooking up these tasty sugar-free desserts to enjoy year round! After all, what’s more relaxing than eating a nice homemade Sugar-Free Very Berry Pop with a side glass of Sugar-Free Lemonade to remember the hot summer days. My favourite recipe […]

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15 Mother’s Day Dessert Ideas

| May 4, 2018 | 13 Comments
15 Mother’s Day Dessert Ideas

When we think of Mother’s Day, we often think of brunch. Yet, what do most mothers REALLY want? Dessert. What mom doesn’t love indulging in a piece of chocolate cake or a pint of ice cream? There’s probably not a dessert that a mom would turn down. And, who can blame them. Think of all […]

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Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home

| May 3, 2018 | 6 Comments
Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home

Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home It can be wonderful to create a special day for your mother and yourself. Once you become a mother, it can be hard to connect with your own mother on the big day. Putting together a brunch is a great way for you to both get together for […]

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Dieting and Nutrition Tips to Ensure a Healthy Life for You and Your Kids

| April 12, 2018 | 8 Comments
Dieting and Nutrition Tips to Ensure a Healthy Life for You and Your Kids

Dieting and Nutrition Tips to Ensure a Healthy Life for You and Your Kids As mothers, we want what is best for our families as well as for ourselves. This includes making the right eating choices and helping our kids develop eating habits and proper nutrition which will benefit them as they enter adolescence, leave […]

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Peanut Butter and Jelly On The Menu

| April 2, 2018 | 14 Comments
Peanut Butter and Jelly On The Menu

Is there any food more iconic to your childhood than the peanut butter and jelly sandwich? It’s something that children have enjoyed for decades. It’s not only quick and easy for parents and children to throw together for a quick lunch or snack, but it tastes amazing. In fact, it tastes so good that there […]

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20 Make Ahead Freezer Meals for Busy Moms

| March 30, 2018 | 20 Comments
20 Make Ahead Freezer Meals for Busy Moms

Let’s face it. Drive-thru may make our lives easier, but they can certainly make our wallets thinner. Think about how much you spend at your favourite fast food place each evening and multiple that by the number of times you eat out each week and then by 52 weeks. The numbers can be staggering. But […]

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Learn Something New with DK Canada Books #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/30

| February 28, 2018 | 101 Comments
Learn Something New with DK Canada Books #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/30

Learn Something New with DK Canada One of the best aspect about books is that they are a fabulous resource of information. They allow readers to learn about their interests and then build off them to pursue their passions. DK Canada has books that touch on numerous topics that pique our interests and help us learn […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About Your Post-Pregnancy Body

| February 20, 2018 | 7 Comments
5 Things You Need to Know About Your Post-Pregnancy Body

5 Things You Need to Know About Your Post-Pregnancy Body A woman’s body is designed for pregnancy and birthing, right? So why do so many mommas tell me their backs hurt, their knees are shot, their stomachs are full of stretch marks, they’ve had c-sections and episiotomies, and they can’t stand their mummy tummies and uncontrollably […]

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Must-Try Keto Recipes

| February 16, 2018 | 12 Comments
Must-Try Keto Recipes

What happens when you cut carbohydrates from your body? Your body begins to use fat as fuel. In other words, you begin to lose weight. It sounds simple enough, right? You cut grains and sugar from your diet and are rewarded with a body that is now burning fat instead of carbs. The problem arises […]

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Heart Cookie Dough Truffles Recipe

| February 2, 2018 | 18 Comments
Heart Cookie Dough Truffles Recipe

Heart Cookie Dough Truffles Who doesn’t love cookie dough? It’s absolutely one of the most decadent treats one can get their hands on. Of course, we all know that consuming raw cookie dough can be iffy. No one wants salmonella poisoning, especially on Valentine’s Day. Thankfully, there’s a way to enjoy cookie dough without the […]

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Dish Up Immune Health to Help Fight Cold and Flu Symptoms #LoblawsFluCrew #Fluless

| December 21, 2017 | 17 Comments
Dish Up Immune Health to Help Fight Cold and Flu Symptoms #LoblawsFluCrew #Fluless

Dish Up Immune Health to Help Fight Cold and Flu Symptoms   Meal time. It is a great way to get the gang around the table to catch up on each other’s day. It is also an amazing opportunity to introduce your family to different ingredients that contain nutrients that help lead to good overall […]

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Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #TurkeyTraditions #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

| November 30, 2017 | 149 Comments
Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #TurkeyTraditions #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyTraditions   Decking the halls. Trimming the tree. Stringing up the lights. These are just some of the things we do to get ready for the holiday season every year. Another very important preparation people take pride in at this time of the year is food. What we […]

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Ward Off Cold and Flu Symptoms with These Helpful Tips #Recipe #Giveaway ~CAN 12/29

| November 28, 2017 | 182 Comments
Ward Off Cold and Flu Symptoms with These Helpful Tips #Recipe #Giveaway ~CAN 12/29

Ward Off Cold and Flu Symptoms with These Helpful Tips #Giveaway   The sniffles. Nausea. Stuffed up sinuses. A cough. Yup! It’s cold and flu season again, and those are just some of the symptoms that go along with these illnesses. This wonderful time of the year usually takes place between November until March or […]

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Learn and Savour with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/29

| November 23, 2017 | 27 Comments
Learn and Savour with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/29

Learn and Savour with DK Canada!  Two of my favourite passions are learning and food. Both of these passions help to make us better. Learning feeds our minds and food nourishes our bodies. Putting the two of them together helps to soothe my spirit. DK Canada loves sharing both of these aspects by having a […]

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13 Delicious Pumpkin Recipes To Make This Fall!

| October 27, 2017 | 16 Comments
13 Delicious Pumpkin Recipes To Make This Fall!

    Pumpkin is the essential fall ingredient. Everyone I know loves and appreciates pumpkin spice in the fall. Not only are pumpkin recipes delicious in the fall, pumpkin is in season which means it’s incredibly affordable. Pumpkin recipes don’t have to be limited to just desserts either. Many people use it in hearty soups […]

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