I have been a parent for more than 19 years. I have endured sleepless nights, countless diaper changes, birthday parties, hurt feelings, school assignments and broken hearts. Somehow, I managed to parent three children without dealing with a child who tells me they "hate me", at least not on a regular basis...but number 4 has made it his mission to get this message across to me every day. If he's not saying he hates me, it is one of these many variations on a theme... You are mean. You're … [Read more...] about My name is Mom, and I’m a bad cooker.
Archives for October 2011
So here it is, the day before Halloween, and we realized we still don't have a pumpkin. We usually have several pumpkins, and my husband goes all out and carves them into extravagant creations...but this year Halloween just came too fast and we were not prepared. My husband went to our local grocery store and picked up on sad little pumpkin, but that was the best he could do there since everyone else clearly thought ahead and already bought them all. So...we went for a drive in search of … [Read more...] about ISO pumpkins and Equal, but not together #EqualCanada #CBias
I have been packing school lunches for a long time, and with each new school aged child in the house, my job has become a little more challenging. It isn't just about packing a lunch of foods they like anymore. We need to accommodate special dietary needs, allergies of our own children as well as the other children in their school, balanced school days and affordable lunch ideas. In my house, I have one child who requires foods that are high in calories and are things he will eat. With the … [Read more...] about Dempsters helps inspire creative lunch ideas
In Youda Farmer 3: Seasons, the Bigboss is long gone and your farm is finally faring well. During a stormy winter night however, disaster strikes, reducing most of your farm to rubble. Once again you face the difficult task of rebuilding the village and your farm. Facing cold winters, bug ridden springs, hot summers and stormy falls, this new installment will put your farming skills to the test more than ever. On the upside there are a lot of new features that will help you through these hard … [Read more...] about Are you ready for Youda Farmer 3: Seasons?
Just Dance 3 for Kinect GAME INFO Just Dance is back and the party is bigger than ever before. The new Just Dance 3 gives a new twist to the already spontaneous and outrageous dance game. Just Dance 3 kick-starts the party with 45+ tracks from multiple genres, popular artist, and top Billboard tracks. Whatever the occasion, the amazing Just Dance 3 soundtrack and fun game features will get the party started and your friends dancing all night long. Just Dance is now available for the Xbox … [Read more...] about Just Dance 3 for Kinect
My son is so excited about the 3D Soccer Light from 3D Deco Lights. He sleeps in a loft bed, and there is no place to put a lamp for him to use at night, and he would like to be able to read at night. When I saw the 3D Soccer Light, I knew it was the perfect solution. Unfortunately, his brother went on a wall colouring spree, and I have not been able to hang the light for him yet because we have to paint, but he has been using it by laying it on the bed next to him in the meantime. Don't worry, … [Read more...] about The 3D Soccer Light is VERY cool!