Rhubarb Strawberry Crisp

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  This long weekend the family and I seeded our garden. Having freshly grown vegetables and fruit nurtured by your own hard work and sweat has meaning beyond words. It not only gives us the ability to feed our kids quality foods but make … [Read more...]

Campfire Recipes: Egg & Nutella S’mores

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  This weekend marks the first camping weekend where Parks Canada opens up and campers alike swarm to get their tents up and campfires stoked for memories to be made. My family loves to go camping; there hasn't been a summer in many years … [Read more...]

Homemade Granola with Raw Honey

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  Our family eats a lot of granola. It wasn't until recently when a friend of mine helped me make granola in my kitchen that I realized how easy it really was. I love that I can add only the best ingredients to my granola and avoid all the added … [Read more...]

#GreatCanadianCampout Twitter Party Alert

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May long weekend is the official kick-off where the provincial parks open to campers. If you're an avid camper, or brave enough, the crisp spring mornings are something to look forward to where you can spark up that campfire and cook up an egg … [Read more...]

Uses for Arm & Hammer Baking Soda

Uses for Arm & Hammer Baking Soda

Spring weather is upon us, but as we welcome all the sunshine and dewy air, there are unwelcome guests in our homes that come with this new season: mud and dirt! To help keep your homes clean and fresh, the makers of Arm & Hammer™ offers some … [Read more...]

Inspire @BurnbraeFarms #Eggs4Moms $540 Giveaway

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The weather is turning nicer, spring flowers are soon to bloom and Mother's Day sits amidst the beauty of it all. Burnbrae Farms knows how special Mother's are and to celebrate all of those special people in our lives who have inspired us over the … [Read more...]

Luxury Family Vacations Moon Palace Resort Mexico

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It's been six years since Hubs and I walked down the aisle. Either we never had the chance to take a honeymoon or we just preferred to take the our blended family along. Whatever the reason, it was more than time to spend a little alone time together … [Read more...]

Costa Rica Ecotourism Family Vacations

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Last week my parents returned from a 5 week holiday to Costa Rica. A place known for beauty, culture and dedication to preserving the natural environment of endangered species. Up until hearing about their plans to travel to Costa Rica I had not … [Read more...]

Take the Instagram $100 Giveaway Loop

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Spring is in the air and I've teamed up with some FANTASTIC friends to do a giveaway on Instagram!! Each of us love Instagram (and probably spend too much time there) so we thought it was time to reward the folks who follow us. There are 5 of us … [Read more...]

Tips for Flying with an Infant

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  To fly with your baby or leave him/her with grandparents is a tough question, one that comes down to personal choice and finances. Many parents don't have the option, it's family travel or nothing. For myself, I have travelled with my … [Read more...]

Easter Bookmark Printables

Easter Bookmark Printables

With Easter right around the corner, you can almost here the hippity hop of the Easter Bunny. In our home, we especially enjoy reading all our Easter books. To help you celebrate Easter and a good read, I have some adorable Free Easter Bookmark … [Read more...]