Father And Son Sitting In Pick Up Truck On Camping Holiday

Places You Need a Truck to Explore

There is nothing quite like going on a road trip and finding yourself stuck because you didn't choose the right vehicle for your adventure. These Places You Need A Truck To Explore are always tons of fun for the whole family, but you need to make sure you go prepared with the right vehicle. Load up … [Read More...]

Food

chocolate loaf with cream cheese glaze

Chocolate Loaf with Cream Cheese Glaze

A moist, rich bread sliced with a cup of afternoon tea is the perfect Winter treat. In the summer our family is obsessed with this Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread but in the winter we are drawn to richer breads like our Vanilla Cranberry Loaf and this remarkable Chocolate Loaf with Cream Cheese … [Read More...]

25 game day recipes

25 Amazing Game Day Recipes

Whether you are a football fan or not I can assure you that these game day recipes are perfect for any party!  From guacamole to pizza and everything in between we have rounded up some delicious favourites for you to enjoy while watching your favourite game.  With Stanley Cup playoffs beginning, … [Read More...]

slow cooker sweet and sour chicken

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Pineapple Chicken

I've been craving Asian dishes lately but with a focus on eat whole foods and healthy eating ordering take out is not the best option. Instead I took on the challenge of creating a slow cooker meal I could make that would satisfy those cravings. This recipe is quite sweet because of the canned … [Read More...]

citrus teriyaki chicken

Citrus Teriyaki Chicken #chickendotca

Citrus is one of my favourite flavours to add in my cooking. Whether it is a slice of lemon in my water to fresh lime juice squeezed in chicken soup, citrus was my go-to ingredient to 'lighten up' a favourite meal for my family. Lately I've been craving Chinese food and especially chicken teriyaki. … [Read More...]

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Travel

Father And Son Sitting In Pick Up Truck On Camping Holiday

Places You Need a Truck to Explore

There is nothing quite like going on a road trip and finding yourself stuck because you didn't choose the right vehicle for your adventure. These Places You Need A Truck To Explore are always tons of fun for the whole family, but you need to make sure you go prepared with the right vehicle. Load up … [Read More...]

Strathallan Rochester NY 2 bed room

Strathallan Rochester NY a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

The Strathallan Rochester NY a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel is the perfect destination for family travel. This hotel features all of the amenities you expect, while offering a unique personalized experience you will love. Set in a quiet neighbourhood within walking distance of downtown the Strathallan … [Read More...]

why you should take an alcatraz cruise

Why You Should Take an Alcatraz Cruise

Whether you are taking a family vacation, quick weekend getaway or a business trip, San Francisco is a city rich and culture and history. One of the best things you can do while in the Bay Area is to Take An Alcatraz Cruise In San Francisco for fun and education. Not only is this a great way to see … [Read More...]

5 reasons to visit legoland florida

5 Reasons to Visit Legoland Florida

If you are visiting anywhere near central Florida and you have kids aged 2-12 consider spending a day at Legoland Florida. Unlike a lot of theme parks this one is truly aimed at kids under 12- the food, games, rides, and everything else about this park screams kid friendly design. It is bright and … [Read More...]

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Family

valentines suncatchers

Easy to Make Heart Suncatchers

Valentine's Day is all about telling all of the people we love that they are important to us. Each day the boys and I have been talking about all the things we love and why. As part of that activity we made these Heart Suncatchers to hang on our window as a constant reminder that like Love Actually … [Read More...]

Gravol Multisymptom 2 (1)

It’s Cold and Flu Season and Gravol Multi-Symptom can help!

This year is a cold and flu season unlike any I have ever seen.  Every day it seems someone new in my social group is sick with something and having two boys in Junior Kindergarten we are no stranger to germs in our house either! Add in fluctuating temperatures and little rest and you've got the … [Read More...]

skittles valentines jar

Skittles Valentine Jar with Printable

While I am all about creating non-candy Valentines and treating those I love to special desserts and Valentine's crafts Valentine's Day is all about love, friendship and fun. I'm excited about this Skittles Valentine Jar and I know you will be too!  Just print off the printables, fill the jars with … [Read More...]

20 crafts and printables for valentines

20 Crafts and Printables for Valentines Day

Valentine's Day is so much more than dates and chocolates for me. I love that Valentine's Day is a celebration of love in all it's many forms. Whether it be Valentines for my boys' school or heart shaped pancakes at home we love celebrating Valentine's Day at our house. Some favourites in our house … [Read More...]

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Giveaways

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Hallmark Holiday #flashgiveaway

Shortly after Halloween every year I head to my local Hallmark store to look at their ornaments. … [+] More

triple magic bars

Triple Magic Bars Recipe #ChipitsHoliday

Chipits Baking Chips have been my go-to since I was taught how to bake.  The familiar yellow and … [+] More

Art Easel with Chalkboard and Whiteboard

The Best Educational Toys at Mastermind Toys

Buying great quality toys is really important to me because I think that play is such a vital part … [+] More

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Kid Friendly Holiday Food

The holidays are all about baked brie, wine and fantastic appetizers for me - but my kids feel … [+] More

Keurig 2.0

Keurig 2.0 The Coffee Lover’s Perfect Gift #giveaway #Keurig2point0hoho

Coffee is an important part of my day.  Perhaps too important really but that's another story! A … [+] More

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Reviews

perfect belgian waffles

Perfect Belgian Waffles with Breville No Mess Waffle

Waffles could very well be the perfect food. You can add some sweetness to them with chocolate … [+] More

Thomas Allen & Son Books

Books For Everyone On Your Holiday List

Every year my loved ones get new books from me.  I scour the shelves, read the backs, the inside … [+] More

Denby Kitchen Collection

The Stunning Denby Monsoon Kitchen Collection

There is something about a beautiful set table that makes any meal special. It could be a simple … [+] More

Libre Tea Glasses

Libre Tea Glasses for Tea Lovers On The Go

It doesn’t matter is you are on the road with a hot cup or tea, citrus water, or even a protein … [+] More

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Spiderman Pretend Play with Hasbro

Spiderman... Spiderman... Does whatever a spider can... Just the mention of Spiderman makes … [+] More

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