Feeding a family of 8 a Holiday Feast on a Budget #SaveMoneyEatBetter

With four children, we are used to feeding a crowd. Most days someone has a friend over for dinner or my parents (or a neighbour) are here, so having eight people at the dinner table is very normal. I have been told too many times that I cook to feed a crowd. I figure, evenContinue Reading …

Mini No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecakes #DiscoverFreshContest

Ever since I was a little girl I have loved cheesecake! Two of my children have inherited this love as well. Whenever we go out for dinner, this is their go-to dessert. As much as we all enjoy eating it, I have never attempted to make it before. With only three of us being cheesecakeContinue Reading …

Pear & Cranberry Tart Recipe #DiscoverFreshContest

With fall officially here, many of us have already been whipping up some tasty seasonal recipes. Having fresh, seasonal fruits on hand is one thing I love about this time of year. Being autumn, it is easy to automatically think of apples and pumpkins when cooking, but pears are also a seasonal fruit and greatContinue Reading …

Be Sure to Cover up & Protect your Family from the Sun with Banana Boat® #SunReadyFunReady (Giveaway)

We spend most of our days outdoors all year long! With warmer weather here we are hanging out in the yard gardening, roasting marshmallows, playing fun games etc. as much as possible. When we are not home we can be found at the lake fishing, picnicking and swimming. Living in such a beautiful country weContinue Reading …

My daughter is a Barbie Fashionista #BeSuper #SuperStyle Giveaway

I have two girls, both love Barbie! One is much older than the other, my youngest still is a huge Barbie fan. Every time she sees a new doll she has got to have it! She loves everything about her and often dresses like her. I see nothing wrong with imagination, role playing and aContinue Reading …

#PurinaHolidayWM Purina Treat Catch Game & Contest alert #Ad #Walmart

Who says the holidays are just about the children? We have two dogs that are very much our family. They are with me every moment of the day and love to be by my side. My dogs are both labs and love to hang out with one another. They are BFFs and I would notContinue Reading …

Eczema Relief with Polysporin Daily Body Wash #EczemaAndMe #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Having red hair I have always had sensitive skin and other issues. Usually weather induced and some what controllable. Then recently my teen son had an itchy spot on his arm. A red raised bumpy spot that lookedContinue Reading …

Cleaning for Guests #FallMarketplace #brightideas #shop

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I clearly remember the first time I hosted a big family dinner. I stressed about the food, was there enough? was it all cooked? will everyone eat? For some reason I grew up thinking cooking a turkey wasContinue Reading …