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...]

Keeping Goals Giveaway

Keeping Goals Giveaway

The New Year’s countdown might feel like it was ages ago, but that’s no excuse to step away from your goals and give up on your mission to bigger and better things! Continue to make this the year you overcome challenges, achieve the unexpected and … [Read more...]

Quality Time With Your Cat

Quality Time with Your Cat

Make the most of your time with your beloved cat this winter, whether they’re a long-standing family member or recently adopted, your cat may need the extra love and care – and what better time than in the season of love? Sadly, according to the … [Read more...]

Broccoli Salad with Bacon

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With St. Patricks Day coming up I try to have  green themed food. Most green themed food I find is full of sugar and food colouring so I wanted to share a healthier version of green food. Family gatherings call for family favourite recipes like this … [Read more...]

Love Called Me this Valentine’s Day

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Valentine's Day is coming up which has me thinking about what that day means. I'm not sure if I buy into the commercialized version of what Valentine's Day has become. I do love to get flowers occasionally but not because a holiday says so; … [Read more...]

Strawberry Apple Cinnamon Fruit Leather

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  Like most kids, my kids love fruit rollups. What I don't like is the added sugars and unnatural colours that come along with pre-packaged treats. Fruit leather is actually very easy to make and you don't need a dehydrator to make it, although if … [Read more...]

Fighting a Cold

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As the holidays wind down and your guests depart all the energy you exuded over the past few weeks can leave you feeling spent. Not the best way to start the new year, but it’s exactly this time that we tend to be most prone to getting sick – when … [Read more...]

Creamy Shipwreck Casserole

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My parents were shift-workers, my father a Fire Commander at the local Fire Hall and my mother as a Licensed Practical Nurse. There were many times my parents were passing in the wind, missing holidays and working many nights. Easy meals became a … [Read more...]

Cherry & Honey Bundt Cake

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Christmas is right around the corner and the This Lil Piglet household has been busily wrapping gifts and baking tasty treats for family and friends. Traditionally we stick to the usual dishes for the big day but I try to have a few extra desserts … [Read more...]

Winter Weather Pain

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There are so many exciting things to do this season – going to festivals and parades, creating snow angels and hitting the slopes. But as wonderful as the holidays are, they can certainly wear a person out – and all of this running about can lead to … [Read more...]