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Halloween Bark

Almond bark is something that I associate the Christmas holidays with.  Almonds nestled inside layers of chocolate: a classic treat.  This Halloween bark is a distant cousin of traditional almond bark, created with the same principles but contains an assortment of Halloween goodies. Head to your favourite bulk food/candy store and get ready to make a delicious treat your kids can help out … [Read More...]

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halloween bark

Halloween Bark

Almond bark is something that I associate the Christmas holidays with.  Almonds nestled inside layers of chocolate: a classic treat.  This Halloween bark is a distant cousin of traditional almond bark, created with the same principles but contains an assortment of Halloween goodies. Head to your … [Read More...]

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35 Halloween Food and Party Ideas

It's almost Halloween and that means it's time to get out the costumes and thrown a Halloween Party!  I've gathered some fantastic Halloween food and party ideas to make sure you have a spooktacular good time! HALLOWEEN FOOD IDEAS: Halloween Candy Angel Food Cake | Family Food and … [Read More...]

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Pumpkin Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Icing

Anything pumpkin makes me think of beautiful Fall days filled with crisp air and colourful trees.  This pumpkin cake is perfect for any Fall celebration, afternoon tea or a book club gathering.  It's easy to make, filled with Fall flavours and the Cinnamon Cream Cheese Icing adds the perfect twist … [Read More...]

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30 Lunchbox Recipe Ideas

Are your kids tired of the boring pb & j sandwiches packed in their lunchboxes? Well change up their meals with any of these easy 30 Lunchbox Recipe Ideas! With recipes covering everything from the main dish to snacks, your kids will love lunch time again!   30 Lunchbox Recipe … [Read More...]

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Easy Family Travel with the Hyundai Santa Fe XL #HyundaiDriveSquad

We are a road trippin' family.  I love packing the car, singing songs on the road and watching the world pass by.  The boys have been on road trips since they were tiny and have adapted to long car journeys.  When Hyundai asked if we'd like to road trip with our family in the 2014 Hyundai Sante Fe … [Read More...]

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5 Fun Things To Do With Kids in Vancouver

I'm excited to welcome Salma from The Write Balance to share her expertise on Vancouver and attractions you need to take in with your kids.  Here are her fabulous ideas to enjoy with your kids in Vancouver: 5 Things To Do With Kids in Vancouver Vancouver is a beautiful city with so much to see … [Read More...]

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Family Fun at The Calgary Zoo

Planning a trip to Calgary? Looking for Staycation/Road Trip options? If you are going to Calgary, you must visit the Calgary Zoo.  Filled with attractions that visited from all ages will love, the Calgary Zoo is a must-see destination. The Calgary Zoo has something for everyone from penguins to … [Read More...]

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Road Trips for Cyclists #CAABike

Keeping active is important. During the summer time, my boys and I are always on the go. We love taking advantage of the beautiful weather as often as we can. Our family adventures often lead to road trips! Since the boys are young, this usually includes some preparation. I recently fell in love … [Read More...]

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Easy Family Travel with the Hyundai Santa Fe XL #HyundaiDriveSquad

We are a road trippin' family.  I love packing the car, singing songs on the road and watching the world pass by.  The boys have been on road trips since they were tiny and have adapted to long car journeys.  When Hyundai asked if we'd like to road trip with our family in the 2014 Hyundai Sante Fe … [Read More...]

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Every Day My Heart Grows Bigger

When I was pregnant one of my best friends told me that being a parent makes you realize that your heart grows bigger every day as you love them more and more.  I nodded, agreed and pretended to know what that actually meant.  I loved them even before I met them and that first month in the hospital … [Read More...]

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Get Outdoors with Off Bug Repellent

This Fall we've been outside more hours than we did in the summer it seems.  With a big move this summer we didn't get as many hours outside as I would have liked.  But, now that Fall is here, my boy are absolutely loving the cooler temperatures and play outside everyday.  I pretty much have to drag … [Read More...]

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Cottonelle Care Routine #LetsTalkBums

Talking about the bathroom and your bathroom habits are something that few of us want to talk about it.  It's private, it's personal but it's something we do need to talk about.  For years I thought toilet paper was all you needed but when I started toilet training my boys I wondered why there … [Read More...]

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