Homemade Dog Gifts

Homemade Gifts for your Dog

With the holidays approaching, people are often on the lookout for gifts and treats for their furry family members.  Often times they are looking for a homemade treat or toy that doesn’t cost a lot of money but is still delicious and fun for the pet.  But where can you find ideas for homemade dog […]

Boston Pizza Kids Cards are BACK!!

BP Kids Cards

We have always been a Boston Pizza family. When my husband was in college, him and his friends would love to head to BPs after school for supper or drinks. Once we started dating and got married, whenever we headed into the big city, our favorite place to stop to eat was Boston Pizza. Now […]

Join the @PlaytexInfant #PlaytexKnowsBabies Twitter Party Oct 1 at 9pm EST


We are excited to announce the upcoming #PlaytexKnowsBabies Twitter Party on October 1, 2014. Regardless if you have kids who just went back to school, Fall still feels like one of the busiest times of the year for families (especially moms)! We hope you will join us for the #PlaytexKnowsBabies Twitter party where we will be […]

Saving for Education #RESPwithRBC


Most of us are settling into that wonderful time of year again.  Kids are back to school, homework has begun and we start to think about how their year is going to go. Saving for education – Having 2 elementary aged children I often wonder about my girls future and how they will make it on […]

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 […]