Preparing the Kids’ Bodies for Back to School #NaturallyAtHome

back to school

This summer has flown by! I can hardly believe it is halfway over and we are already preparing for back to school. Buying school supplies and new clothing is the easy part of getting ready to send the kids back to school. My concerns are about getting them to bed earlier, getting them out of […]

Winning Readers Share Their Feedback #KraftMeACoffee

nabob

You may remember when I introduced Kraft’s new Keurig®* Compatible Pods: Maxwell House, Gevalia and Nabob coffee. The fantastic new compatible pods are available at most grocery stores and can be used in any single serving brewer that accepts compatible pods. The flavours I received are Maxwell House Dark Roast, Nabob Breakfast and Gevalia Signature […]

Summer Lunch Ideas for the Kids

salad with protinis

Two months from now I will be singing the back to school anthem “It’s the most wonderful time of the year…” while we gear up for a new school year, new clothes and lots of school supplies. Today, however, I am channeling my inner Olaf while “In Summer” rolls through my head. It is the […]

Win $50 in Hot Wheels Products {Canada} #HWTrackBuilder

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I am excited to announce that I am part of the Hot Wheels Connector Club. The Hot Wheels® Connector Club is made up of 30 parents across the country who are passionate about parenting, family and education and there’s only one person more thrilled to be part of that club… Griffin has loved cars since […]

Create the #CheesecakeoftheYear to win $5000!

cheesecake

Cheesecake is my all time favourite dessert. I would never pass down any form of cheesecake, including cheesecake flavoured yogurt and the new cheesecake ice cream flurries they have at our local ice cream haunt. But my favourite cheesecake is the traditional New York cheesecake, without any toppings. It may me boring to some, but […]

Choosing Health Over Convenience #StreamTeam

fat sick nearly dead

I grew up in a house where my Mom made things from scratch. She didn’t buy a lot of prepackaged food and she has always grown her own vegetables and canned or froze what she grew. We didn’t eat low fat anything and eating a restaurant of any kind was rare. We even bought milk […]