Mark’s for Back to School

The bitter sweet start of the school season is finally here. As much as we love having the kids around all summer the thought of back to school routine is welcomed. I will miss the last minute plans but welcome the structure of a schedule. The kids will miss sleeping in but love seeing theirContinue Reading …

Adding Pulses to Our Meals for Back to School #FamiliesLovePulses

A big part of my healthy changes journey is adding more protein and fibre to my family’s diet. Feeding them foods packed with nutrients that keep them going throughout the day. Pulses is one of these foods that make this easy and affordable to do. Almost every meal we make we have the opportunity toContinue Reading …

Back to School does not need to Include Backaches

A big part of every parents back to school shopping is is a back pack. We just bought one for our youngest last week. It took a while to find one that was stylish and could carry everything she needed. I was more concerned about it having proper support and straps that could adjust toContinue Reading …

Back to School Safety Tips

There is so much to think of and do as the first day of a new school year comes around.  While it may seem like everything should be the same as the year before, there are always differences or changes that happen.  For example, maybe your child is riding the bus for the first timeContinue Reading …

Kellogg’s wants you to be Back-to-School ready (Giveaway CAN)

Getting the kids back on routine is not going quite as planned. I had thought I could get a jump start and get them use to waking up early again. Well, they are still sleeping until 10 most days. I think next week is going to be a bit of an adjustment for them. ForContinue Reading …

Kids Stay Healthy with Crystal Clean from the sea Omega 3 (giveaway CAN)

Back to school is here and every year I worry about the same thing, germs! It happens when the kids stat int he Fall, after Christmas break and after Spring break, Germ overload! Over the years my kids seem to bring home some sort of cold and or flu bug just days after starting school.Continue Reading …

What Parents are not Looking Forward to for Back to School!

Much to the despair of our children, back-to-school time is fast approaching. The freedom and fun of summer will soon be over and the reality of routines and homework is about to start. While some are eager to get their kiddies out of the house at last, the reality is that it comes with a fewContinue Reading …

Back to School with Hallmark #LoveHallmarkCA

I have older kids who are heading back to school next month. I actually have one who just started college this month and needed some supplies. This time of year is always a bit of a chaotic challenge but I find it tougher when shopping for teens. When they were younger their teachers would sendContinue Reading …