Maplelea Girls Make Great Gifts

When I told my youngest we were getting a Maplelea girl in the mail, she was beyond excited! She has had a few over the years and loves everything about them. She loves the story each girl has, their clothes, accessories and most of all brushing their hair.  Each doll is from a different regionContinue Reading …

The Lion King Signature Collection (Giveaway CAN)

The year I became a mom for the first time, Lion King made its debut! Since then I have had the pleasure of seeing this movie in the theatre and at home with my children. The bond of family, bravery and friendships along the way make this one of our faves to watch. One ofContinue Reading …

Help Dare Celebrate the Ultimate Birthday 125 Years! Giveaway #Dare125

We live in an amazing country full of history and diversity. Over the years I have traveled around a bit and always was proud to say my home was in Canada. One of the great things about having a country that is celebrating 150 years, is the great businesses who are celebrating milestone birthdays asContinue 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 …

Celebrate Canada’s Birthday in Family Friendly Winnipeg Manitoba

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Tex-Mex Turkey Rice Bowl with Avocado Dressing Recipe with Giveaway #TryTurkey

The summer is almost upon us and for my family, that means more time outdoors and less time cooking heavy meals. We are pretty active and enjoy hiking, fishing and camping whenever possible. Being a redhead the sun is not always my friend and I find I am sensitive to the heat. However I doContinue Reading …

Are you prepared for an Emergency? #EPWeek #TrustIsPower

Nobody is ever truly prepared for an emergency. Spring is here and I look around and see lots of flooding outside. As the snow thaws in the higher elevations and the rain comes, the rivers rise at a rapid rate. It is incredible how Mother Nature can drastically change in such a short period. ManyContinue 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 …