When I Was Twenty – My Younger Days

A couple of weeks ago, a reader of mine, posted some old pictures of themselves. You know, those crazy ones that show you in funky clothes, with a funkier hairdo. It got me to thinking about my younger days. Specifically, the year I got married. I was twenty, and the year was 1982. My … [Read more...]

Easter Goodies From #Kellogg’s #Giveaway #spon

Easter is upon us, and that means Easter goodies. However, that doesn't have to be a basket brimming with chocolate. Just like Easter dinner, there are tons of options available. One option, is Kellogg's mini rice krispie squares. They're just the perfect size to fit inside those plastic eggs. … [Read more...]

Being Strong In The Face Of Gender Stereotypes #StreamTeam @Netflix_CA

The past is behind us, and yet, there are still so many hands that keep trying to drag us backwards. One of those hands is gender stereotypes! Unfortunately, our children are being exposed to them, and can be affected by them, as young as six years old. These days, kids are exposed to so much … [Read more...]

It’s March People! I’m So Excited #StreamTeam @Netflix_CA

In case you missed it, it's March, people!!!! Why is this so exciting? There's fantastic new shows on Netflix Canada. Just where to begin. I know, my favourites. I'm writing this, so I get to choose. First of all,  I'm thrilled to announce, Marvel's Iron Fist. Season one arrives on March 17th. As a … [Read more...]

Have You Ever Cheated On Your Significant Other? #StreamTeam #Ad #Partner

Have you ever cheated? Does your other half know? I can't say I've ever cheated, but I sure have thought about it! Sometimes, when my husband is sleeping, I think, it wouldn't hurt. If he doesn't know, he won't be upset. I can pretend it never happened. I know what you're thinking, but … [Read more...]

Will You Be Ready For Retirement? Find Out #RetireReady #Spon @TD_Canada

On February 21st, I'll turn 55 years old. In Alberta, many places offer senior discounts at 55! I'm not ready to be a senior yet. However, I'm getting there. Old age and retirement is only 10 years away. Growing up, we were told, the best way to plan for retirement, was investing in property. … [Read more...]

Good Times Don’t Have To Be Complicated. Simpler Is Better

Simpler is better This past Christmas was one of the best I can remember. It was the first Christmas for my grandson and the first Christmas with both grandchildren together. You can tell from the picture that they simply adore one another. My granddaughter loves playing, cuddling and feeding … [Read more...]

You CAN Party On New Years With Help From @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Having children can put a damper on New Years Eve. They want to stay up, and you want to let your hair down. Not to mention, the morning after. No need to tell me, I've been there. However, I didn't have Netflix coming to my rescue. https://youtu.be/Cq-OnVBw_k0 That's right, this year, Netflix … [Read more...]

Neebo – The Smart Baby Monitor From @daatrics

There is something new in baby monitors, called Neebo. It's a smart monitor your baby wears and it's helping parents give their babies the best care possible. This mini device is going to bring comfort and knowledge to parents in many, many countries. Neebo, is healthcare in a bracelet, with medical … [Read more...]

Christmas Holidays For Your Kids @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam #I’mBored #recipe

Don't you just love when it's time for your children to finish school for the Christmas Holidays? I know I always did. For about 3 days! There was so much excitement leading up to Chrismas Eve and finally, Christmas Day! My children were thrilled to be off school, hanging out and eating … [Read more...]

Holiday Streaming With @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

This is such a busy time of year. There is so much to do. You have to shop, wrap, put up decorations, bake and, and, and...it's crazy! Ok, you don't have to, but we do. The entire month of December seems to just fly by. It's important to remember, however, to take a little time to relax. Put your … [Read more...]

Amazon Prime Photos Has All New Features! Plus #giveaway #PrimePhotos #FamilyVault #AD

Amazon now has a new Prime Photos! It's a photo storage benefit that's free to US Prime Members and it's just been improved with some fantastic new features! You can share your unlimited photo storage with up to five family members, or even friends, at no extra cost! Safely store and share those … [Read more...]