Butternut Squash Ravioli #recipe

Last week, my oldest daughter was in the mood to cook. Thankfully, she was also thinking of her mom and popped over to give me a sampler of her latest vegetarian dish, butternut squash ravioli. Now, her and her husband have not turned vegetarian, they've simply decided to eat less meat and … [Read more...]

Homemade Old Bay Seasoning #Recipe

Often times, when searching for seafood recipes, they call for Old Bay Seasoning. Perhaps I'm looking in the wrong area of my store, but I can't find it. No matter though, it's extremely easy to make a close version. First, you want to find a small container. I used an empty spice container. … [Read more...]

Summertime Fun – My Adventures 2017 Part 1

You may of noticed a lack of posts this summer. That's because summertime is meant to be outdoor time. Sunshine, family, friends and fun. So far, I've been having an amazing bunch of summertime fun.   We've played games like Jenga, checkers and go fish with family. Of course, that was … [Read more...]

Unwind From Summer Fun With @Netflix_CA #streamsteam

Summer is finally here, and I'm spending as much time outside as I can. Frankly, we receive so little of it, that we need to grab as much as we can. For many of us, that means parks, walks, picnics, bbqs, beaches and so much more. It's a fantastic way to keep your kids moving, or reconnecting with … [Read more...]

Canada Day Is Coming! Here’s What I’m Wearing #shoes #Tips

Canada day is this weekend. We're 150 years old, and I think that's fabulous! We happen to have the good fortune to live in a great country. For instance, where else in the world but Canada, can you find such beauty? Our land mass is huge and we occupy so little of it. Therefore, we get to admire … [Read more...]

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...]