Honey Dijon Beet and Egg Salad


  It's harvest time here on the farm. Combines were lined up for a sleepover at the edge of our yard site after a long day of work. The drivers had very quickly rolled the fields, harvesting the ripe lentil crop. We were equally as busy … [Read more...]

Herb and Cheddar Biscuits


It's a rainy day here on the farm. I'm not complaining. We've been suffering through a bit of a drought here on the prairies and any sign of a decent rain is reason to celebrate. With rain comes comfort food, at least for me. These Herb and Cheddar … [Read more...]

6 Reasons Honey is Good for Health


  Being a beekeeper is satisfying work. Like any type of farming, beekeeping has it's challenges, it's losses and it's setbacks to beekeepers but the rewards outweigh all of that. Luckily we haven't dealt with much loss and have had the … [Read more...]

Blueberry Fontaine Beverage


  We've had a long, hot and dry summer here on the prairies of Saskatchewan. The heat has us reeling for cold air, easy meals and refreshing drinks. My kids like to share in the summer treats and when we want a little flare to our beverage … [Read more...]

Blooming Onion Chipotle Wedges #FreshBBQ


  The summer is all about feeling the warm sunshine on your face, spending time with family and friends and indulging in some of our favourite backyard barbecue tasty eats. I don't know about you but when it's hot and sticky the last thing I … [Read more...]

Airport Budget Tips for Large Family Travel


  If you have a large family like I do, travelling by plane is not always an option due to cost. The flights alone are out of the budget, unless you plan far in advance and have a savings available. I personally live an hour from an … [Read more...]

VTech Kidizoom Action Cam Review and Giveaway


  My kids love to be outside; their active and eager to try new things. Jumping on the trampoline, going for nature walks on the farm or riding their batter powered cars are only a few things they regularly enjoy. Recently I was offered a … [Read more...]

Summer Entertaining

Summer Entertaining Ideas Info

School is out. Summer is all around us. As a mom, this means I am going to be busy for the next couple months. I know it will include entertaining at our home, so these tips for summer entertaining from Sarah Beaumler of HGTV are … [Read more...]

Copycat Bonanza Chicken Monterey


My first job was as a Bonanza Restaurant drink girl, other than a newspaper route and babysitting. I spent many times after shift enjoying the salad bar and my favourite Chicken Monterey. I remember my job interview, I was so nervous but I landed the … [Read more...]

Canada Vacation Spots

Lake Superior Shoreline Ontario Canada

With summer here and school almost out, it is time to start enjoying family time. For most, this means a vacation! Canada is full of gorgeous landscapes, so it is a natural favourite for most! Here’s your chance to explore some of Canada’s most … [Read more...]