TELUS Inspires Canadian Youth at We Day

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Two years ago I had the pleasure of experiencing my first We Day with my eldest daughter, Miss Priss, and we left filled with a feeling of confidence that the youth there would continue the path of inspired motivation.  Recently one of the sponsors … [Read more...]

10 Leftover Halloween Candy Recipes

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Each year no matter how long my kids are out trick-or-treating, they seem to get an over abundance of candy. We don't usually go much farther than the relatives because, to be honest, there is already far too much candy by that point.  Add that to … [Read more...]

Stacking Savings with Target REDCard

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Canadian Thanksgiving has past and Halloween is here; before long Christmas will be on the minds of shoppers everywhere searching for that special or much needed gift. Each holiday I like to bring something new to my decor or dinner table; no long … [Read more...]

Holding a Grudge and Being Thankful

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Canadian Thanksgiving is just around the corner and as per usual, I am prepping for a house full of family. Unlike most holiday blog posts, Thanksgiving really has nothing to do with what I am about to write, other than it's what sparked this post. … [Read more...]

Best Beet Borscht Soup with Barley

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  I love the beautiful colours of fall and with that comes cooler days. This morning I ran outside to grab some beets from my garden, one of the only vegetable left there, and the crisp cold air had me running back to the house in short order. One … [Read more...]

Peach Bellini Mocktail

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  Peach Cobbler, Peach Crisp, Peach and Pineapple Upside Down Cake, could there be anything better? I suppose if you are not a fan of peaches, yes but I love peaches. In fact peaches is one of my most picky child's favourite fruit. Being that we … [Read more...]

Campfire French Toast

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  Camping is one of favourite ways to spend time together vacationing as a family. We often go will extended family with travel trailers, making plans ahead for easy to make groups meals. With a plethora of little mouths to feed all wanting the … [Read more...]

Garlic Herb Grilled Potatoes

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During the summer potato packs are a staple for our meals. I love my barbecue and use it regularly throughout the summer. Having a garden full of fresh vegetables to choose from makes it even easier, especially baby potatoes which are perfect for … [Read more...]

Lazy Cabbage Roll Casserole

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It's the middle of summer and I'm cooking casseroles. Have I mentioned how much I love casseroles? They are an easy, make ahead/pop in the oven kind of meal and that is important come back to school time. The other day I Hubs and I were rolling up … [Read more...]