Gardening Ideas for Small Spaces and Small Budgets!

Gardening Ideas for small spaces and small budgets

Spring is here and once the weather warms up a little bit more, it will be time to start planting gardens.  In fact, many people have already started plants indoors near windows to make sure they are strong enough to withstand rough Manitoba weather.  Of course, not everyone has a large plot of garden land […]

DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

DIY Mothers Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is a little less than one month away, and if you’re trying to figure out a Mother’s Day gift, we highly recommend going the DIY route! Nothing says “I love you” like a handmade gift from the heart. No matter how easy or intricate the project, it is sure to be remembered for years […]

Do You Want To Build A Snowman? #CanonL


Do you want to build a snowman? Winter is coming to an end and and with that, there is some relief in sight.  Being an “outdoors” family we tend to take advantage of the days when the sun out, it’s a bonus when it’s not dreadfully cold.  The weather has been warming up outside which […]

52 Non-Candy Easter Basket Ideas

Easter Basket

Easter is only a couple of weeks away.  I don’t know about you, but my kids get LOTS of chocolate from Grandparents, Great-Grandparents, Aunts and Uncles.  While I know that they are going to be receiving bags full of chocolate Easter weekend, I am looking for some fun, non-candy Easter basket ideas to fill my […]

Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Today as I type this, it is a beautiful day. The sun is shining, the snow is melting and the temperature is balmy +2!  As the weather turns warmer, my thoughts turn to cleaning this home and bringing some of the beautiful-ness of outside, inside.  If you are looking for spring cleaning tips and tricks, […]

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

Headache remedies

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 […]