27 Totally Cool Popsicles

27 Totally Cool Popsicles

Summertime is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with some homemade popsicles! We've rounded up 27 popsicles that to suit every taste. From sweet to tart and even a bit of savoury we have something for everyone.  27 Totally Cool Popsicles 1. Peaches and Cream … [Read More...]

Food

27 Totally Cool Popsicles

27 Totally Cool Popsicles

Summertime is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with some homemade popsicles! We've rounded up 27 popsicles that to suit every taste. From sweet to tart and even a bit of savoury we have something for everyone.  27 Totally Cool Popsicles 1. Peaches and Cream … [Read More...]

Confetti Peanut Butter Snack Bites

Confetti Peanut Butter Snack Bites #MYKPBSNACKBITE

Kraft Peanut Butter Snack Bites are a regular part of our weekly routine now. My boys love how fun they are to make and we've been experimenting with a variety of ingredients trying to strike that balance between sweet and salty.  My favourite memory from creating our Chocolate Crunch Peanut Butter … [Read More...]

Chicken Bolognese

Chicken Bolognese and Coco-Nutty Orange Smoothie #AlmondFresh

Since first trying Earth's Own Almond Fresh, almond milk a few years ago I was in love with the nutty taste (plus it’s a Canadian company too!). It was a welcome addition to morning smoothies and the vanilla tasted fantastic in my tea. Now with kids I love that Almond Fresh has great low sugar … [Read More...]

25 Burger Recipes

25 Beautiful Burger Recipes

The air is warmer, the long weekends have started and it's time to fire up the BBQ for Burger Season! While I realize that you can have a delicious hamburger anytime of the year there is something special about a juicy burger on a hot day. Our favourite is the Bacon and Blue Cheese Stuffed … [Read More...]

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Travel

Afforable Vacations with a Canadian Holiday Home Rental

Afforable Vacations with a Canadian Holiday Home Rental #CanadaStays

If you have been considering a family staycation this summer, with HomeAway  and CanadaStays working together you know your Canadian holiday home rental will be an affordable vacation opportunity.  This year stay close to home in one of the top locations of Canada using HomeAway to book an amazing … [Read More...]

Family Adventure Across Canada

Get Ready For Family Adventure Across Canada This May Long Weekend

In Canada, the May Long Weekend is the perfect time to head outdoors and get into the spirit of adventure. Whether you are heading out close to home, or taking to the road for a weekend adventure there are tons of great places on this weekend to check out. Learn more about the beautiful country that … [Read More...]

Great Wolf Lodge Niagara

Ultimate Family Fun at Great Wolf Lodge

Travelling with my boys is one of my greatest joys. I love seeing their reactions to new places and seeing them challenge themselves to try new things. Whether it be an amusement park ride, a new food or a plane ride seeing the world through their eyes is really special. Last weekend I took my … [Read More...]

Top US Family Travel Destinations For Spring

Top US Family Travel Destinations For Spring

Spring break from school or work is often looked forward to by families. These Top US Family Travel Destinations For Spring will give your family a wonderful break from the cold winter weather and responsibilities at home. Not only are these perfectly family friendly they are unique and won't draw … [Read More...]

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Family

Seasonal Allergies Dogs

Seasonal Allergies Dogs Are Affected Too #ItchyPetSeeYourVet

As a long sufferer of allergies I know just how challenging they can be. From the itching, scratching, sneezing and runny eyes I have a secret dread for Spring and Fall. While I knew that animals could have food allergies I didn't think about the fact that they could have seasonal allergies … [Read More...]

Snackimals Cereal

Starting our day with Barbaras Snackimals

My boys eat cereal two to three times a day. For breakfast, bedtime snack and sometimes throughout the day. They love that they can go to the cupboard and pick out their favourite cereal, pour it into the bowl with milk all by themselves. For them it's all about being big kids. For me it's all about … [Read More...]

How to Beat Spring Allergies

Ditch the Tissues and Beat Spring Allergies with Boogie Wipes

If your little ones struggle with allergies this time of year, we have a great solution in mind for you!  Beat Spring Allergies with Boogie Wipes this year!  No, this won't cure the allergy issues, but it can make them much easier to manage.  When your younger kids have a runny nose or the sniffles … [Read More...]

Listerine Healthier Mouth

Stepping Up My Routine For A Healthier Mouth

Dental hygiene has always been important to me. The habits and routines instilled by my mom have carried through to my adulthood and now the parenting of my own children.  Brush in the morning + brush and floss at night + low sugar diet + lots of water = healthy teeth.  This routine is deeply … [Read More...]

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Giveaways

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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Breville Hemisphere Twist Blender (MRSP $179.99) #giveaway

If you haven't read my review on the fantastic Breville Hemisphere Twist Blender you must! This … [+] More

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MUSE Brain-Sensing Headband ($299.99) #giveaway

If you haven't read my review on the MUSE Brain-Sensing Headband check out that post now and check … [+] More

Hallmark Mother's Day

Celebrating Mother’s Day with Hallmark #giveaway

Mother's Day has always been an important day in our family. Since I was a young child I remember … [+] More

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Celebrate the Earth with Envirokidz #giveaway

With Earth Day right around the corner we are celebrating with our friends at Envirokidz by sharing … [+] More

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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

New Balance 711

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

Garnier Clean +

Remove Your Makeup Without Irritating Your Skin #GarnierSensitive

I've tried a lot of makeup removers and most sting my eyes, irritate my skin and rarely remove all … [+] More

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Keeping My House Smelling Fresh with Arm & Hammer Clump & Seal

If you follow my instagram feed you will know that I share my home with an adorable elderly orange … [+] More

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