Why My Friends and Family Don’t Know I Blog

  Blogging is my thing. It is the only thing that I can keep a secret from many people that I know. It may sound weird to many, but for me, it is just the way that I like it. Don’t get me wrong, my blog isn’t a dirty secret I get some illicit pleasure out of keepingContinue Reading …

Wise Decor Wall decals (Review)

I was excited to do a review for Wise Decor as I have always loved the look of wall quotes.  I used a small one in my boys’ bedroom but had never tackled a bigger project. Being daring I decided to take on a large piece of “Playroom Rules.”   I loved the way WiseContinue Reading …

Raisin Bran Muffins Recipe

Recently Kerrie tried out a recipe she found online from Martha Stewart. check it out below  INGREDIENTS   1/4 cup vegetable oil, plus more for tin 1 1/2 cups raisin bran cereal 3/4 cup milk 1/2 cup whole-wheat flour (spooned and leveled) 1/2 cup all-purpose flour, (spooned and leveled) 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoonContinue Reading …

Budgeting for Travel

Travel costs money. More money than I would like sometimes. I met my husband travelling and it is no surprise that our family loves to travel. That means that we have to choose how to manage our money to ensure that we get to travel. As one of my favorite travel quotes describes, you always need moreContinue Reading …

The Wonder of IMAX

Yesterday I took my boys to their first IMAX film. As a kid, I always loved going to IMAX films because they were so big, so much larger than life. The way the screen wraps around, the way you feel inside the film the way your stomach sinks as you are taken over a mountain. When we visitedContinue Reading …

Fabulous Clothes for Boys at Foryourboy.com

As the nights (and days) get cooler it is time to start thinking about what clothes my boys need for Fall. From pants to shirts to socks to outwear it seems with each changing season my twins need new clothes and shoes. While sometimes I hate spending more money, there are always a few products that you knowContinue Reading …

End of Summer Organizing

Summer is a time of beaches, vacation, sunshine, BBQs, picnics and lazy hot days.  But, as the nights (and days) get cooler it is time to start thinking about the hectic days of September.  Back to school, back to routine, back to all the things we love about Fall. As these days become closer andContinue Reading …

Family Fun in Haliburton

Haliburton, ON is a small town 2.5 hours North East of Toronto located in beautiful cottage country.  It is home to a variety or resorts, cottages, long term rentals and day visit opportunities.   We recently took a day trip to enjoy the area and visit a close friend.  We focused our activities on ourContinue Reading …