Rhubarb Blueberry Muffins #recipe

We all know that rhubarb and strawberries go together. However, did you know that blueberries with rhubarb is just as scrumptious? Well, it is, and my rhubarb blueberry muffins are going to prove it. Last week, I gave you a recipe for strawberry rhubarb pie. Since rhubarb is in such abundance … [Read more...]

Rhubarb And Strawberry Pie #recipe

It's rhubarb season! In case you didn't know, this delicious stalk, is a vegetable, perennial, and it grows like a weed. Growing up, we would wash and peel this vegetable, then dip in sugar and eat. Such a refreshing treat. Although I know longer dip and eat, I do love baking with it. One of the … [Read more...]

Start Streaming With @Netflix_CA #streamteam #giveaway

Streaming is part of my every day life. Strangely, it wasn't that long ago that streaming wasn't even part of my vocabulary. That's how quickly life evolves. Now, it's the way we all watch our favourite shows. If you're a Netflix viewer, you're watching OITNB, or House of Cards. Two highly popular … [Read more...]

Childrens Teachers, Gift Giving And You – Consider This Before You Buy

June is the month where parents begin to think about their childrens teachers. Gift giving has become a common practice. However, before you buy, you should consider a few things. First, most teachers have accumulated an abundance of coffee mugs, candles, creams and nick knacks. Although they … [Read more...]

Summertime In The City – Keeping Your Kids Busy #FACEPAINT #RECIPE

Summertime is nearly upon us. A favourite of pretty much everyone. After all, there's sunshine, longer days and sleeping in. The kids don't have school and you don't have to pack lunches. Personally, I can almost feel the sun and the breeze. Wait, what!? The kids aren't in school? Don't panic, I've … [Read more...]

Photo Printing With Amazon! $1000 In G.C’s To Be Won! #Giveaway #Ad #AmazonPrints

Printing memories has never been easier with Amazon Prints, the photo printing service from Amazon. Prime members can simply upload photos to their Prime Photos Account. When ready, print the ones you like and receive free delivery! Not a prime member? That's okay. Amazon will give you 5 GB of … [Read more...]

Turkey Noodle Soup #Recipe

Last week, I showed you how to make delicious, turkey stock using the turkey carcass as your base. If you followed my recipe, you should have a minimum 10 cups of stock frozen. Depending on the size pot used, you may have more. Today, I'd like to share a simple recipe for turkey noodle soup that … [Read more...]

What’s Your Families TV Prime Time? @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Growing up, we didn't have a tv prime time. We had 3 channels and not a whole lot of choice. On the other hand, my children had tv prime time twice. Once on Saturday mornings for cartoons, and then again late afternoons for kids shows. Now, however, your tv prime time, can be, well, anytime. … [Read more...]

Create A Fabulous Turkey Broth Using Your Turkey Carcass #Recipe #stepbystep

The May long weekend has come and gone. Here in Calgary, the weather was fantastic! Perfect for barbecuing. Not so typical for May long BBQ, is turkey. However, that's what I chose to do. Delicious turkey with grilled vegetables and sweet potatoes. Naturally, I made a gravy on the side. Seriously, … [Read more...]

May Was Vacation Time #pictures #video

If you follow me on Instagram, you may of seen me posting a few vacation pictures. Larry and I took off earlier this month, to a favourite spot of ours, Mexico. Specifically, The Finest Resort in Playa Mujeres. Traveling to Mexico is so relaxing. When your vacation includes the ocean, life is … [Read more...]

Chicken Nachos – Dinner Time Or Snack Time #recipe

You have to love a plate of nachos! All that cheesy goodness in a finger food. I know I do! They make a terrific game day snack. However, how about dinner? Your kids would love it. Plus, you can get a few extra veggies inside them. It's super easy to do, and everyone will think they're getting a … [Read more...]

Food Addiction – It’s Real

Is food addiction real? Apparently, it's as real as being addicted to drugs. When we eat foods that contain high amounts of fat, sugar or salt, our body releases dopamine. This is a chemical that makes us feel good. Now, who doesn't want to feel good? So, when you experience pleasure from a … [Read more...]