Campfire French Toast


  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...]

Rainbows and #DohVinci Art Party Giveaway


All school year long I look forward to the summer months where the kids and I can enjoy each others company and relax the days away. Reality is much different, teen spats and daily statements of "I'm bored" until the sunshine comes out again and a … [Read more...]

My Morning Starts with Coffee


It's been awhile now and I've tried, and retried, all of the Kraft Keurig®* Compatible Pods flavours. One thing's for sure, I love my coffee; there isn't a morning I go without it. It's the only time in the day that my kids are still sleeping and I … [Read more...]

An Inside Look at Burnbrae Farms #BBFFarmTour


Living on a farm is tough in itself but building a farm from it's roots into a family run national farm to table food supplier, putting food in the mouths of families all over Canada, is far more impressive. Recently I had the generous opportunity to … [Read more...]

Dads Favourite Things Fathers Day Top 20

Last Minute Fathers Day Gift Ideas 2014

  Father's Day has approached quickly and for those of you who have no idea the day before what to get the dads in your life, here are the top 20 last minute Father's Day gift ideas. My Hubs would be excited to get any one of these gift, most … [Read more...]

DIY Deck Planter @Ryobi_Canada Brad Nailer Review w/ @HomeDepotCanada


My husband has a lot of tools, A LOT, but like most men, there are never enough tools. As a Journeyman Electrician and a jack-of-all trades I'm not surprised at his collection. Like most men of the trades, he has a brand that he is faithful to for … [Read more...]

Crushing on Another @EpiphanieBags Review and Giveaway


I've had several camera's over the years, upgrading each time for quality of photograph, but it wasn't until about a year ago that I joined the world of DSLR cameras with my Canon Rebel TSi3. I was taking decent photo's on the manual setting of my … [Read more...]

Mama Needs Her Coffee and Fast #KraftMeACoffee


I've never been a morning person; when I was younger sleeping in until noon was fine by me. As kids join the picture you become a morning person, whether you like it or not, and because of that coffee is like air to me. Grabbing a cup of freshly … [Read more...]

From Farm to Table with @BurnbraeFarms #BBFFarmTour


There's a difference between the urban and rural lifestyle, one most of us don't put a second thought to. When I moved from my small city of Moose Jaw to our farm, after being born and raised a city girl, my eyes were opened to the realities of rural … [Read more...]

#HealthyMadeEasy @BurnbraeFarms Omega Plus Twitter Party


Eggs are a healthy part of many recipes. Despite how baking can have a bad name when it comes to healthy recipes, I sneak in some pureed veggies with eggs to make them just a little healthier and the kids never seem to notice. As a Burnbrae Farms … [Read more...]

Dental Care Tips from Childhood Through Adulthood

Dental Care Tips for Kids

Take a look around my blog and you can immediately tell that my family loves food. I always encourage healthy foods first but we all enjoy our sweets now and then. When my older kids were younger, I was quite strict with the types of foods I would … [Read more...]

Embrace the Filth this Spring with OxiClean™

Baby Food Stain Remover

I have a big family and that means we go through a lot of laundry every week. Kids are messy; there isn't a way around it so I prefer to embrace the filth. Sticky little fingers, drips and splats of food and grass stains on those chubby little knees … [Read more...]

Inflatable Castle Bounce House Giveaway (US)


Blast Zone Magic Castle   We are hearing of another dump of snow sometime this week...this is May folks and I am over it. I am longing for hot summer days when I can sit on my porch with a cold drink in my hand watching the little ones play … [Read more...]

Inflatable Castle Bouncer Giveaway Coming Soon


  For all my US readers; keep your eyes peeled for this upcoming giveaway of 1 super fun Blast Zone Magic Castle Giveaway. Open to US residents only...Coming May 5th, 2014 to May 31st, 2014!   Blast Zone Magic Castle Inflatable … [Read more...]

Pamper Yourself at #MarcelleMoms Twitter Party

Marcelle Cosmetics Twitter Party

  It's not hard to believe that I am a fan of beauty products that are quick, easy and help keep my daily routine to 5 minutes or less. Pampering yourself does not have to take too much time out of your day and with Mother's Day coming up … [Read more...]