Give Mom an Experience Gift She will Love Forever (Giveaway)

Last week I was watching one of the local morning shows. They were talking about what to give and not give for gifts this holiday season. I found their recommendations very interesting. Do not give cash, but give gift cards or experiences. The reasoning was, cash is not personal. There is no thought or personalizationContinue Reading …

Support the Kellogg’s Rice Krispies #TreatsForToys program Giveaway

This time of year there is no shortage of charities for people to support. If you are in a position to give, it is always a nice time of year to help others. One of my favourite programs to support this time of year is the Kellogg’s Rice Krispies #TreatsForToys program. The nice thing about this oneContinue Reading …

Create Magic this Holiday Season with the #CrayolaMagicSceneCreator Giveaway

I always see parents commenting about how they were more into playing, drawing and reading when they were kids. Many people seem to think that children today do nothing but sit on the computer playing games or watch TV. My children have a happy balance or being outdoors, playing indoors and being online. I thinkContinue Reading …

Halloween Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Halloween is just around the corner and that leaves many preparing to look for costumes, candy, décor and so much more. There is a lot of preparation that goes into celebrating Halloween but many don’t think about how they can keep their pets safe over Halloween. Our pets are our best friends and members ofContinue Reading …

Fun Ways to Celebrate Halloween without Going Trick or Treating

Trick or treating can be fun, especially if people deck out their houses with witches, cauldrons, spiders, and more.  However, not everyone loves to walk around from house to house collecting candy and in some areas, it is not even possible to do it anyway. When I was a kid living in Calgary, we hadContinue Reading …

20 Kid Approved Pumpkin Desserts to try this Fall

Fall is all about the pumpkins! If you are a year long fan or just a seasonal one, you will want to try out these recipes. Every year we go pumpkin picking and come home with way too much pumpkin. So I frantically look for tasty recipes I can make to get the kids toContinue Reading …

25 Things to Do This Fall

MY two favourite seasons are Fall and Spring. I love Spring for new beginnings, new life and fresh warm air. But Fall, Fall may be my ultimate fave! As sad as I am for the kids to go back to school, I love being back on routine. Having a schedule seems to put my lifeContinue Reading …

Celebrate all the Moms in your life this Mother’s Day with Hallmark! #LoveHallmarkCA Giveaway

I first became a mom in 94 on Mother’s Day weekend. Up until that day, I had always celebrated my mom and grandma as the mother sin my life. I was a young mom, scared and excited without a clue of what was ahead. What I did know was I loved this baby more thanContinue Reading …