Girls Develop Lasting Friendships and Skills by Registering for Girl Guides of Canada

Last week, my daughter wanted to have a fire. We often have fires in the yard, roast marshmallows and hot dogs while enjoying some family time. She and I headed out back to collect twigs and get the fire started. I showed her how to stack up the wood and we talked about making fireContinue Reading …

11 Food Tours Dad would love for Father’s Day from @breakawayexp

Have you ever been on a food tour? I have had the pleasure of attending a few of them around the world. They are a great way to sample local restaurants and local cuisine with a group of people. You have a guide and travel from location to location learning about the area, the restaurantContinue Reading …

You must have a Shopping Problem! And other crazy things Bloggers Hear

I think I give up! I give up explaining what I do for a living to people who are not in my online world. I have even gone as far as to tell my kids to not tell their friends’ parents about my blog. I love that most people do not know about it. ThisContinue Reading …

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins Recipe

When it comes to summer, there are a few things that make me feel summery. One of them is lemons. The fresh taste and smell of citrus always reminds me of the summer. So on cooler days, when baking is not an issue, I like to whip up muffins for the family. These Lemon Poppy seedContinue Reading …

Arm & Hammer Baking Soda is Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday! Giveaway #ChurchandDwight

Somethings in my home have been part of my life forever! I buy certain products because my mom bought them and I grew up seeing them in my home day after day. I’m sure you’re all familiar with that little orange box in your fridge, freezer or baking cupboard. Arm & Hammer™ Baking Soda has beenContinue Reading …

It is NOT a Sunburn, Some Redheads are Red!

We have had some great weather here in Canada for the last month. Early summer has made our days being spent outdoors more than usual. A few days my kids got a little bit too much sun (even though I do my best to cover them up). But me, a redhead who burns super easy,Continue Reading …

Bambi Signature Collection Giveaway CAN

One of the first movies I remember watching as a child is Bambi. I laughed, cried and jumped for joy while watching this movie. The love of a mother, the loyalty of friends and the adventure of life all wrapped into one beautiful movie. I have enjoyed many Disney movies over the years, but thereContinue Reading …

Versatile Make Ahead Turkey Meatball Recipe

Summer is pretty much here and the fun is about to begin! Long busy days filled with family fun, means less time to be in the kitchen cooking. I am starting to get into meal prep and cooking some of our meals ahead of time. Cutting things up and leaving them in the fridge readyContinue Reading …