Taking the Family Birding in Box Elder County

We do a lot of family road trips each year with the kids. Usually somewhere we can easily access fun attractions, family friendly activities and affordable food. We do have some favourite places we visit year after year, but we are also open to visiting new places. Any place that is family friendly is aContinue Reading …

The Value of Staying Home as You Age

When things go wrong in life, our response is always a desire to go home. That begins from a very young age, and we’re seeing more evidence every day that it becomes stronger than ever in old age. There are a number of reasons why this is true. As senior citizens living in the sameContinue Reading …

How to Make Your Fur Baby Part of the Family Experience

For much of human history animals have been part of the tribe. They were necessary companions that helped create a safe environment for their humans and who helped procure food at times. It is a recent trend that animals have transitioned from helpers and pets to what many people now call fur babies.It is nowContinue Reading …

Top 50 Films every Child Should see Before they Grow Up

I recently asked my youngest what she wanted to do this summer while off of school. I expected her to say go to the beach, go camping or go to the zoo. Instead she said she wanted to go to the drive-in theatre with the entire family. I guess I shouldn’t be surprised. Some ofContinue Reading …

3 Clothing Catalogues That Cater for the Whole Family

Some clothing catalogues cater for the entire family, with products for both children and adults. You can spread the cost of your order and pay in installments, and have your purchases delivered to your home address but which retailers are best? Here are three that you need to know about. 1. Very Very is oneContinue Reading …

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 …

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 …

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 …