60 Kid Themed Halloween Activities, Crafts, Food & MORE!

60 Kid Themed Halloween Activities

With Halloween coming up soon, many parents are looking for fun kid themed Halloween activities, that are not scary or too difficult for the kids to participate in or love.  We have a fantastic round up of 60 Kid Themed Halloween Activities, Crafts, Food & MORE to get you inspired!! Our talented creative cakes contributor Erna […]

So, how does someone change their lifestyle anyway?


One question I get asked over and over these days is “How did you even start such a drastic lifestyle change?” People feel like it is impossible, and I completely get it – if anyone would have told me a year ago that I would be a paleo eating, oil using woman set out to […]

Back to School Bento Lunch Box Ideas

Bento Lunch Box Ideas

School starts next week for us in South Eastern Manitoba and with the start of school, the dreaded “What to make for lunch?” question is foremost on many parents’ minds.  We have got many great Back to School Bento Lunch Box Ideas for you.  The lunch box ideas are beautiful and creative the way they […]

Our Northern Manitoba Adventure with the Ford F-350 Super Duty FX4 King Ranch

Ford F-350 Truck

Being from northern Manitoba, I know that travel between communities can sometimes be an adventure.  So like any good boy scout, you need to Be Prepared.  And thanks to Ford, on our last trip to northern Manitoba we were more than prepared for anything. Here are the special features and specifications of the Ford vehicle that […]

Easy Ponytails for Summer with Goody! #GoodyTips

Easy Ponytails for summer

This post is part of the YummyMummyClub.ca and Goody #GoodyTips sponsored program. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. This post reflects my personal opinion about the information provided by the sponsors. I have short hair. Depending on where I am in between haircuts, the length of my hair can range from just […]

Our Favorite Summer Moment #MomTrust

American Girl Isabelle

This summer, we had planned to stick around town, take a few day trips and spend the evenings spending time together as a family at home… but then my husband decided to take a week of holidays.  One thing lead to another and we decided to take a family road trip.  But only if we […]

Dragon Party Ideas

Dragon Party Ideas

With the great new movie How To Train Your Dragon 2 out in theaters, people are all the buzz about finding dragon themed party ideas.  What little boy wouldn’t love a dragon themed party including a cool dragon cake?  We’ve got some great dragon party ideas for you to try your hand at. If you […]

This girl has new adult teeth and a new Philips Sonicare toothbrush! #SonicareSmile


My little girl has lost her two front teeth which means her very first adult teeth are starting to appear. With new adult teeth coming in, it’s a great time to have our girl start using the Philips Sonicare for Kids. My husband is not a fan of the dentist. Because of this,  he has […]

Healthy eating, essential oils and pictures of my disease – Hidradenitis suppurativa


Many of you know that our family has been on a health journey this year. I already shared that I have lost 65 pounds and my husband Trevor has lost 35 pounds. The one thing I have not shared yet is my ugly diagnosis of Hidradenitis suppurativa. Hidradenitis suppurativa is an autoimmune disease – one […]

10 Rainy Day Activities

10 Rainy Day Activities

This summer has started off very rainy and wet for us here in Manitoba.  In fact, we have been having 4 days of rain before we even see a glimpse of sunshine.  Quite discouraging and if you have kids, it is SUPER hard to keep them occupied and happy.  So, as a mom, I am […]