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The Sippy Cup Dilemma

Sippy Cup Dilemma

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!When your child gets old enough to to hold a cup, most parents introduce a sippy cup first to minimize spills while their child is getting used to holding and drinking out of a cup. I’m now on child #5… Read More »

Adjusting to Transitions for Tweens #MonsterHighHaunted (+ giveaway)

Adjusting to Transitions for Tween with Monster High: Haunted

Let’s face it, life is full of change from the moment you are born. As your children get older, we as parents try to help them cope with change and get used to new situations. Depending on the age of your child, you have probably helped them adjust to all sorts of new situations, some… Read More »

Help Your Child to Be Super #BeSuper ( + giveaway)

Help Your Child to Be Super

As a Girl Guide leader, part of our program involves teaching the girls that they are special, unique, important, empowered and super in every way. Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada enables girls to be confident, resourceful and courageous, and to make a difference in the world. – Vision Whether it’s with the Girl Guides… Read More »

10 Ways to Eat Your Mini-Wheats #TryItHot ( + giveaway)

10 Ways to Eat Your Mini Wheats

How do you like your mini wheats? I came up with these 10 ideas for how to enjoy your Kellogg’s mini-wheats cereal with a little help from Kelloggs and my imagination. If you haven’t tried them with warm milk yet be sure to check out the first five ideas. 10 Ways to Eat Your Mini-Wheats… Read More »

Tide Celebrates Canadian Cold Weather Heroes #TideColdHero

Tide Canadian Cold Weather Hero

This has been a crazy cold winter here in Canada and while I chose to say inside most of it to avoid the cold for long, many people don’t have that luxury. Canadians with outdoor jobs such as a fisherman or search and rescue team or a crossing guard have to do their jobs every… Read More »

Learn Spanish with the Wlingua App #SpanishCourseWlingua

Learn Spanish with Wlingua app

Do you want to learn Spanish just like me? I have always loved Spanish even though living in the Canada, it’s not one of the official languages. I taught myself through grade school and then took a few years of it in high school and have taught myself and my girls ever since. We love… Read More »

Saint Patricks Day Music + a FREE Playlist #EntertainmentHOP

St. Patricks Day Music + FREE Playlist

I believe every holiday should be celebrated with music and so with the help of my brother Tony we bring you these suggestions for Saint Patrick’s Day music and even a FREE full playlist! Saint Patrick’s Day Music Wasn’t That A Party, by The Irish Rovers (1980) A lot of people celebrate Saint Patty’s Day… Read More »

7 Lip Tips aka How to Pick the Right Lipstick Shade #PGmom

7 Lip Tips AKA How to Pick the Right Lipstick Shadev

Do you know how to pick the right lipstick? There are so many colours to choose from. Covergirl LipPerfection Lipcolour for example has 44 shades to choose from! How do you pick the right one for you? Check out the 7 tips below. Image Credit: Used With Permission from Raising My Boys Opposites Attract Match… Read More »

Create Your Own Destiny Craft For Kids #StreamTeam

Create Your Own Destiny Craft

This create your own destiny craft is part of a Netflix #StreamTeam post as part of my ambassadorship. I encourage my children and the children in my Brownie group to dream big. I teach them that they can be whatever they want to be. My kids and I are always talking about the future. One… Read More »

New Tax Credits for Canadian Families – Do Your Homework + Giveaway #FamilyTax

Confused About Taxes? Explaining the New 2015 Tax Credits for Canadian Families

The following post on Tax Credits for Canadian Families is brought to you by H&R Block. As the Girl Guides always say: “Be Prepared”.  Helpful advice on any given day but even more important when it comes to tax season.  The April 30th deadline for 2014 tax returns will be here before you know it. … Read More »