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Enter to Win DreamWorks HOME

HOME was one of the best movies we've seen this year. The boys and I LOVED it! We laughed, I cried and I wanted to squeeze the adorable cat, Pig! HOME - ARRIVES ON BLU-RAY 3D, BLU-RAY & DVD JULY 28 (already available on DIGITAL HD) Celebrate family, friendship and fun in the surprise … [Read More...]

Food

25 Refreshing Iced Tea Recipes

25 Refreshing Iced Tea Recipes

Hot summer days call for cool refreshments. Whether you are craving something sweet or a classic drink we've gathered some of the best iced tea recipes from the web and collected them here for you. Grab a pitcher, your favourite tea and get ready to brew some delicious iced tea. 25 Refreshing Iced … [Read More...]

Strawberry Aqua Fresca

Strawberry Aqua Fresca

A cool, refreshing and delicious drink on a hot summer day is one of life's greatest pleasures. From our homemade margaritas Blueberry Passionfruit or Orange Grapefruit or the kid friendly Berry Citrus Whole Fruit Slushie we have lots of delicious drink ideas.  Aqua Fresca translates to Fresh Water … [Read More...]

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Grilled Chicken with Almond Pesto

It's heating up out there and that means it's the perfect time to fire up the grill and make an easy, delicious and nutritious dinner.  We've created a recipe that does all of that and tastes fantastic. The delicious nutty flavour of the almond pesto combined with the juicy crispness of a grilled … [Read More...]

25 Best Camping Recipes

25 Amazing Camping Recipes

I've loved camping since I was a kid and I'm excited to share all of the fun parts of camping with my boys. From taking them as infants to sharing a luxurious cabin at the Barrie KOA. To celebrate camping and all of the delicious foods you can make around the campfire we have gathered 25 Camping … [Read More...]

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Travel

10 Must See Destinations

10 Must See Travel Destinations

It's summer and the it's time to travel, experience new things and see the best the world has to offer. With summer holidays for kids, and vacation time for adults it's the perfect time to travel. Whether you prefer a road trip or a destination far away our friends at Church & Dwight have … [Read More...]

Luxury Camping KOA Luxury Cabin

Luxury Camping with KOA

It's been a trip of firsts of our family. First time camping (since they were infants), first time in a cabin, first time at a KOA, first time having hot dogs over an open fire, first time making campfire cones, first time seeing fireworks and first time travelling with just their mom. Every … [Read More...]

Top US Summer Road Trips

5 Top US Summer Road Trips

As you plan your family vacation, consider these 5 Top U.S. Summer Road Trips possibilities. While there are tons of road trips you could take with your family, these are great longer trips that include beautiful sites, landmarks, entertainment, history and mostly tons of fun. Whether your family … [Read More...]

PEI Vacation Landscape

Planning the Perfect PEI Vacation

Prince Edward Island is a place I have dreamed about since I read Anne of Green Gables in Grade 4.  I was so enamoured by the book and the story of Anne in PEI that I did my first ever class speech on Lucy Maud Montgomery. I dreamed of those red beaches and seeing the house where Anne lived. Now, … [Read More...]

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Family

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Snap Crackle Pop! The Sound of Our Mornings #MomsJustKnow

As a single mom mornings are hectic. Between getting myself ready, the dog out and two boys fed, clothed and ready for the day I long for ways to simplify our routine. One of my favourite ways is to start the day with a delicious cereal, great conversation and a big cup of coffee. Since I love to … [Read More...]

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5 Ways Your Family Can Play This Summer

The expression the lazy, hazy days of summer does not seem to exist at my house! While there are times I long to swing in a hammock with a freshly squeeze lemonade my summers like so many are spent getting outside and getting active with my children. We love to get our hands dirty, work up a sweat, … [Read More...]

39 Things I am Grateful For

39 Things I am Grateful For

Today is the day. I'm 39. It's a milestone age in my books, an age I thought I would definitely have my sh*t together and it appears that just like all other milestone birthdays so far that isn't going to be possible. I'm entering my 40th year the time of maturity and adulthood. The funny thing is … [Read More...]

Watermelon Lime Popsicles

Watermelon and Lime Popsicles

Summertime is the perfect time to create, craft and try some new culinary delights. My boys love getting their hands dirty and really enjoying everything that summer has to offer. From the beach, to gardening to digging in a sandbox we spend so much time outside that we often crave some refreshing … [Read More...]

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Giveaways

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Enter to Win DreamWorks HOME

HOME was one of the best movies we've seen this year. The boys and I LOVED it! We laughed, I cried … [+] More

Nutella Food Truck Tour

Nutella Food Truck Tour + Nutella Prize Pack #giveaway

Last week we had the opportunity to visit the Nutella Truck at the Toronto Zoo and experienced the … [+] More

Breville Crispy Crust Pizza Maker

Breville Crispy Crust Pizza Maker #giveaway

Pizza is one of life's perfect foods. The delicious crusty, sumptuous sauce and fantastic … [+] More

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Enter to Win The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

If you loved the first one as much as we did this is the perfect giveaway to enter! The Second Best … [+] More

Philips Airfryer

Philips Airfryer (MRSP $249.99) #giveaway

I have a fantastic giveaway that will change the way you think about fried foods! The Philips … [+] More

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Reviews

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We Love Using Mastey Hair Products

I think like so many moms, I spend a good deal of my time carefully considering the choices I make … [+] More

Inside Out Review

Inside Out Review

Our Inside Out Review: In Disney’s new fantastic family movie Inside Out we get to tap into those … [+] More

Muse the Brain Sensing Headband

Training My Brain with Muse the Brain Sensing Headband

The idea of training my brain is something that seemed entirely foreign to me. Over the past couple … [+] More

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Spring into Fitness with New Balance

The birds are chirping, the clocks have changed and it's time to think Spring! If you are looking to … [+] More

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Review

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Review #StreamTeam

When I heard the premise of the new Netflix Original I knew it had potential to be good. But it was … [+] More

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