10 Ways to Freshen and Clean Your Home Naturally


With spring just around the corner, thoughts are turning to spring cleaning.  Spring cleaning is a time to get the old air out of your house and to get that gleam and shine to appear on surfaces again.  Here are 10 ways to freshen & clean your home naturally: #1)  Bring some fresh plants and […]

Limited Time Offer! 4 Week Online Blogging Class {Includes Blog Set-up} – For Just $.99!


Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have your own money-making blog? You want to start – but you just don’t know how? Or, maybe you have a blog that would like to take to the next level and start earning an income from it? Through March 2nd only, Blogelina is offering […]

Essential oils for headaches and migraines

essential oils for Headaches

I have struggled with headaches for most of my life. I remember that I was about 10 years old when I got my first migraine. For headache relief I always took over the counter medication, but for migraines I would end up in the hospital either getting a needle or being put on IV. For […]

6 Tips to protect your mental health

6 Tips to protect your mental health

As many of you know, it’s the New Year when many of us make decision to live a healthier lifestyle.  And while some of us have decided to cut back on the sweets or commit to walking that extra little bit, there are other health resolutions that we can all make.  One of the things […]

13 St Patrick’s Day Activities and Crafts for Kids

St Patricks Day Activities and Crafts for Kids

St. Patrick’s Day is just over a month away, and even though Valentine’s Day is this coming weekend, there is already St. Patrick’s Day items hitting the shelves in stores.  Since my kids are already done all their Valentine’s Day cards and decorations, I thought it would be great to gear up for the next […]

At Home Date Night Ideas

At home Date night IDeas

With Valentine’s Day just under 2 weeks away, many of us are looking for date night ideas.  While dinner out at a fancy restaurant is fun and romantic, it is not always a reality for those on a budget, or those with kids.  Did you know that you can have a fun and romantic date […]

Asessippi Ski Area and Resort ~ Fun for the whole family #ExploreMB


It is winter in Manitoba, and like many families we are struggling with the winter and things to do as a family.  This past weekend we had the chance to do something we have never done before as a family and it was a great weekend full of firsts, fun and snow.  We took a […]

5 DIY at Home Pampering Ideas for Valentine’s Day

5 DIY at Home Pampering Ideas for Valentines Day

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, we often think about how we can show love to others.  But what about shifting our thoughts towards ourselves?  With so many great homemade product recipes available to us, pampering ourselves in the comfort of our own home (especially during winter) sounds like a great idea!  We have […]

Ford C-Max


Living in rural Manitoba, I remember back in high school when we would all go to Winnipeg for something to do.  We would drive to the city and drive all around Winnipeg for about $5.  Yup, an evening of entertainment transportation would cost $5.  And while I may have just given up my age, I […]

4 Health and Wellness Quotes for 2015

Health and Wellness Quotes

January 1st has come and gone, and whether you have made a New Year’s resolution to lose weight and/or become a healthier you, a little encouragement can go a long way.  Sometimes all the encouragement needed are health and wellness quotes to look at and provide motivation. We hope that one (or all!) of these health and […]