The Best Dog Breeds for Families

So, you’ve decided that your family is ready to add a dog into the chaos! There’s plenty of love to go around and everyone has promised to do their bit! But how do you go about choosing the right breed? Large or small? Long haired or short? Do you and your family have the energyContinue Reading …

Halloween Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Halloween is just around the corner and that leaves many preparing to look for costumes, candy, décor and so much more. There is a lot of preparation that goes into celebrating Halloween but many don’t think about how they can keep their pets safe over Halloween. Our pets are our best friends and members ofContinue Reading …

What you Should know Before Adopting a Cat #ChurchandDwight

This post is part of the Church & Dwight ambassador program. All opinions are my own   There are many things that get better with age, and a feline friend is one of them! If you’re thinking about adopting a kitten or know someone who is, ask that they consider a senior cat instead. Sure,Continue Reading …

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 …

Educational Places Families Can Visit During School Vacations

We love traveling with the kids! School vacations are popular times to travel, and while some people will choose to go to one of the famous amusement parks, others will decide that they want to venture somewhere that is both fun and educational. Here are 5 educational places that families can visit during school vacations:Continue Reading …

Vitafusion SleepWell Helping Canadians get a Quality Night’s Sleep #ChurchandDwight

When I hit 40 there were a few things I started paying more attention to. One was my health and making sure I was getting the vitamins and exercise I needed, and the other my sleep. A good nights sleep is so important and would determine how my following day would go. Getting a fullContinue Reading …

Goodbye Ironing Hello Downy Wrinkle Releaser

Growing up I had an unrealistic image in my head of what the ‘perfect‘ housewife was: a woman who cooks, cleans, irons, and takes care of the kids while looking polished. I assumed all moms ironed and felt determined to give my family wrinkle free clothes. I really tried to like it: I would setContinue Reading …

Keep Your Family Safe Around Water

Growing up in the city my mom would take us on the bus every other day throughout the summer to swimming lessons. We did not have a pool or live by a lake. But she knew it was important for us to know how to swim. Our safety was the most important and she knewContinue Reading …