Fun Ways to Celebrate Halloween without Going Trick or Treating

Trick or treating can be fun, especially if people deck out their houses with witches, cauldrons, spiders, and more.  However, not everyone loves to walk around from house to house collecting candy and in some areas, it is not even possible to do it anyway. When I was a kid living in Calgary, we hadContinue Reading …

20 Kid Approved Pumpkin Desserts to try this Fall

Fall is all about the pumpkins! If you are a year long fan or just a seasonal one, you will want to try out these recipes. Every year we go pumpkin picking and come home with way too much pumpkin. So I frantically look for tasty recipes I can make to get the kids toContinue Reading …

25 Things to Do This Fall

MY two favourite seasons are Fall and Spring. I love Spring for new beginnings, new life and fresh warm air. But Fall, Fall may be my ultimate fave! As sad as I am for the kids to go back to school, I love being back on routine. Having a schedule seems to put my lifeContinue Reading …

Celebrate all the Moms in your life this Mother’s Day with Hallmark! #LoveHallmarkCA Giveaway

I first became a mom in 94 on Mother’s Day weekend. Up until that day, I had always celebrated my mom and grandma as the mother sin my life. I was a young mom, scared and excited without a clue of what was ahead. What I did know was I loved this baby more thanContinue Reading …

13 Delicious Ways to Use Leftover Ham

I bought a spiral ham to go with our Turkey dinner for Easter. Now when it comes to these family dinners, it is only my daughter and myself who love the ham. Everyone else will eat it, but they prefer turkey. I know there is going to be a lot leftover and I am okayContinue Reading …

30 Minute Leftover Turkey Recipes

I went to the grocery store the other day to pick up some last-minute items for Easter dinner. Every year we have a ham and a turkey as  it is a big meal, and the kids love both. But for some reason, I always cook way too much food and have lots of leftovers. IContinue 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 …

Family Camping Tips for the Wilderness

Family camp outs can be a lot of fun, until someone realizes that they are not prepared for something unexpected.  It is the preparedness that usually makes people over-pack for a camping trip, for fear that they will leave something behind that they may or may not need. Here are 5 family camping tips thatContinue Reading …