Keeping Memories Alive With Keepsake Memory Quilts


  I shared with all of you how we lost Hub's dad suddenly earlier this year.  We used to joke around that he would outlive us all just to be stubborn like that.  But in the end fate had other plans and just as we thought he was getting better and almost ready to head home after dealing with complications of a heart attack we got "the call".  Things were not as they seemed,

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Making Smores Without A Campfire – Peanut Butter Smores Recipe


Peanut Butter Smores   Last weekend was a beautiful weekend.  The sun was out, the temperature warmed up, the kids even got to play in the sprinkler.  With the warmer weather means getting outside, thinking about camping, RVing and heading to the cottage.  Summer weekends just are not the same without classic summer times foods like Smores!  However you don't always have

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Cranberry Pecan Peanut Butter Snack Bites Recipe


Cranberry Pecan Peanut Butter Bites   I told you Peanut Butter Snack Bites were addictive and fun to make!  First there were the Chocolate Peanut Butter Snack Bites, then Marshmallow Peanut Butter Snack Bites.... and now Cranberry Pecan Peanut Butter Snack Bites.  We have been having so much fun making different Peanut Butter Snack Bite recipes.  With the 3 main ingredients

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Mastermind Toys Warehouse Sale – All the details you need to know!


  The Mastermind Toys Warehouse Sale is baaaaack!  This annual toy blowout is a not to be missed event.  With savings of 40-60% off you can be sure to find some great deals on the biggest brands that Mastermind carries.  I have been to the Mastermind Toys Warehouse Sale in 2013 and 2014 and have always been impressed with the selection, organization and size of the

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Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe

Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe

Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe   I do not think it is much of a secret that I love Zucchini. I have shared my Zucchini Fritters and Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread recipes in the past. If you are a regular follower of the blog you will also know that I love chocolate as well. Combining these two food love: zucchini and chocolate, I made the most amazing Double Chocolate

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Tips for Staying Hydrated While Breastfeeding


  Breastfeeding moms have an important job to do.  Not only to they need to make sure that they are getting the nutrition they need, they are also providing their baby with all the nutrients that are required for them to grow and develop.  When you have a baby "little" things like eating a hot meal or taking a shower become luxuries.  With the combination of the demands

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Get More Organized with eBilling from Toronto Hydro


  Who has mail piled up on their kitchen table? *Raises Hand*  Bringing in the mail and dropping in the front all or kitchen is one of Hubs biggest pet peeves, but when you are trying to get in the door with 3 kids in tow that is just where they tend to end up.  That is until they are piled on top of the filing cabinet in the office, once again waiting to be dealt with

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Baby Gear That Last Longer Then The Baby Stage: Nuna Leaf Review


  Having a baby comes with having a lot of "stuff".  Too much stuff if you ask me.  Cribs, high chairs, toys, play pens, car seats... baby bouncers.  I am always on the look out for baby equipment that will last for more then 2 months.  That is one reason I love Nuna Canada products including the Nuna Zaaz high chair that can convert to a regular chair that can hold

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Families Come In All Shapes And Sizes #TheMotherhood


  Families are weird.  Families are wonderful.  Families come in all shapes and sizes.  One of the best lessons I learned growing up is that family is about so much more then blood, it is about love and friendships.  My parents got divorced when I was pretty young, and to be honest I don't really remember much around that time.  I am sure that it was a difficult

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Cycling Safety Tips For The Whole Family


  From the first day we meet our children we work to protect them.  From picking out a car seat to baby proofing our homes, as parents we do our best to make sure our baby's are safe.  The tricky part is that babies don't say babies forever and before you know it they are crawling, walking, running and even biking into trouble!  Our job as parents shifts from protector

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Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese Recipe

Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese Recipe Casserole Dish

Kid Friendly Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese   If your kids are anything like mine you probably have a bit of trouble getting them to eat their vegetables. I can normally get them to eat fruit; bananas, strawberries and grapes are favourites in this house. Well, until one decides he hates strawberries and the other cries because I bought the green grapes this time instead

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