Deviled Eggs with a Twist


Normally Easter is filled with mountains of traditional Easter recipes and the laughter of our family members surrounding our table. This year will be celebrated with one less. If you've been following along, you will know that my grandmother passed … [Read more...]

Herb and Garlic Cheese Roll Loaf #MemorableMelts


  Growing up in a household with two shift working parents often meant dinner time was spent rushing to get food on the table. Grocery lists were made with the easy meals in mind that included fast versions of our most memorable classic recipes. … [Read more...]

Spring Fashion Faux Pas, BFF’s and #Wendys #NewSaladCollection


  It's not too often I can take a day to myself for a casual lunch date with a girlfriend but I'm okay with that. I keep on top of the inner workings of the family while Hubs works long hours and more often than not, my outings include my … [Read more...]

Egg and Avocado Salad Rolls


  March was nutrition month which is a great reminder for all to eat better and make healthier choices. Once I started having children I made a choice to feed my family healthy foods but nearing 40, a healthier lifestyle is more in the forefront. … [Read more...]

Mi Alpaca Su Alpaca, New Farm Additions


    We've been busy little beavers on the farm recently. The farm keeps us busy on most days; recently we added two new Alpacas to the farm, Muffin and Piper. No, we didn't pick the names but they are suiting … [Read more...]

Family Meals Made Easy With #KraftCheesefest


This post is part of the and Kraft Cheesefest #KraftCheesefest sponsored program.   From the moment I wake up groggy from the numerous wake-up calls of my littlest one, I hit the ground running. My day doesn't slow down … [Read more...]

Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

Chicken Alfredo Pasta

I could eat pasta every day of the week and if I didn't have to worry about a waist-line, I would. As it is we likely eat pasta too often but it's one meal I can be sure my kids will eat every last morsel. This Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo is the most … [Read more...]

Chicken IS Super Food #ChickenSuperFood Twitter Party Alert

ChickenSuperFood Twitter Party

For 2 years I was a Chicken Farmers of Canada Brand Ambassador and although I no longer hold that role my commitment to chicken holds stronger than ever. I have since moved into one of the leads on their Digital Marketing team which should point out … [Read more...]

Express Your Barbie Style and WIN


As far back as I can remember I have fond memories of pretend play. I had suitcases filled with Barbie and friends, not to mention the numerous outfits and accessories, that my sister and I had collected over the years. I played with them for hours … [Read more...]

Vote for the Worst Roads and #ONWorstRoads Twitter Party

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The snow is melting all around us and were relieved; it’s been a long cold winter and no matter who you talk to, they are ready for spring to stay. Soon trees will start budding, tulips will break ground and signs of life will start blooming … [Read more...]

Spinach Cheese Stuffed Pasta Shells

Spinach Cheese Stuffed Pasta Shells

Pasta and me are BFF's. I really don't think I could go without carbs; I love pasta and bread far too much. Fresh croissants with pasta, even better. Hubs on the other hand is not much of a pasta fan; he's a meat and potato and other worldly cuisine … [Read more...]

Grain Farmers Rally Over Backlog and the Effect on Consumers


  Saskatchewan grain farmers had a record crop last year with 2013 marking the third year in a row for exports from the province so why aren't they celebrating? Grain farmers from across Canada are rallying together over a backlog of bumper … [Read more...]

You are a Winter Warrior $100 Giveaway


I know some of my Ontario friends are speaking of flurries today, blasphemy, but here on the Saskatchewan prairies we have had a few straight days of temperatures in the pluses. Gasp. Obviously I do not expect this balmy weather to last but it is … [Read more...]

Chocolate Jam Pecan Bars


I talk about how much I am ready for winter to be over a lot but you can't blame me when I'm stuck at home again because of another blizzard. On cold days I tend to cook; lucky for my family. Today I strapped on my apron to whip up a batch of one of … [Read more...]

Eczema Management with AVEENO Eczema Care iPhone App


Ever since my eldest son was a baby we've been dealing with eczema. It's so sad to see the little ones so red, dry and itchy. Fortunately my girls didn't seem to have issues with eczema but both my boys do and the usual methods to help soothe take … [Read more...]