I am on a Mission to find Age Appropriate Shorts for my Daughter

It has been a while since I have had a rant to write on here. A few weeks ago I was away for work and my youngest daughter was starting cross-country. In true 8-year-old fashion, she told her dad the night before that she needed shorts for  practice. Makes sense as it has been aContinue Reading …

Are you prepared for an Emergency? #EPWeek #TrustIsPower

Nobody is ever truly prepared for an emergency. Spring is here and I look around and see lots of flooding outside. As the snow thaws in the higher elevations and the rain comes, the rivers rise at a rapid rate. It is incredible how Mother Nature can drastically change in such a short period. ManyContinue Reading …

Super Relaxing Staycation Ideas for a Summer Break

Summer holidays are almost upon us. If you’ve spent a lot of money during spring break or you are saving to get away in the winter, you might want to keep your summer itinerary budget-friendly. So, what can you do that is relaxing, fun, affordable, and means you don’t need to leave the house? HereContinue Reading …

Great Summer Family Vacations on a Budget

Who couldn’t use a vacation? Some time to getaway, unwind and relax while spending time with the family. I know I sure could use a holiday! Vacations can get expensive, especially when you are paying for a hotel room, transportation, entertainment, activities, and food for an entire family.  However, there are many things that youContinue Reading …

Effects of Parental Divorce on Young Adults

You may feel because your children are grown ups and making major life decisions, a parental divorce will hurt less. It doesn’t. Divorce is a tough situation for children regardless of their age. It can be just as draining and heartbreaking for young adults; the older they are, the bigger will be the shock becauseContinue Reading …

Easy Homemade Easter Egg Pretzels

Can you believe we are well into April already? I can’t believe how fast 2017 seems to be going by, and now we’re getting ready to celebrate another holiday! With Easter just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of fun and creative treats to prepare for the fun weekend! In our family, weContinue Reading …

Monster Trucks Family Fun for Easter with free Activity sheet #MonsterTrucks

We had a few lazy days recently where we laid around watching fun family movies. One of the movies we watched was Monster Trucks, have you seen it? We had wanted to see it in theatres but the time got away from us. Gladly we were able to get a copy and watch it atContinue Reading …

Do you know what hunger looks like? Help Campbell Canada Help Hunger Disappear®

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Canada for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When people think about who uses the food banks in Canada, they have a certain image in their heads. The truth is there are many people from all walks of life using the food banks.Continue Reading …