Halloween – Should Big Kids Trick Or Tweet?

Recently, a small town in Canada, Bathurst, has suggested that 16 is too old for trick-or-treating at halloween, and wants to establish an 8pm curfew. Also, they want to create a $200 fine for anyone caught breaking the rule. Although not yet finalized, they expect it to be, before the end of … [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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Visit London, England – Live Like A Local @ShortLetLondon

About 20 years ago, I visited England. As you know, I was born in Canada but spent most of the first 7 years of my life in the UK. It was a small town called Gainsborough, Lincs. That's where I went to stay, when I went visiting. It's truly the best way to see a city or country, like England. You … [Read more...]

Creating Christmas Memories With @ISeeMe_Books #Giveaway #CountdownToChristmas

Growing up, all of my Christmas memories centred around my immediate family. Mom, dad and sisters. I was born in Canada, but my grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins, all lived in England. Sometimes, I wished that I was like my friends, chatting exitedly about seeing my cousins or grandparents. My … [Read more...]

Be Halloween Ready With @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Halloween is a mere few days away. Are you ready? I know I am. Earlier this month, I headed out and purchased a dragon costume for my six month old grandson. He had a say in it, don't you worry. First, I showed him a TMNT costume. He just sat in his chair looking at me like I was nuts. Now, now, I … [Read more...]

Vegas Baby! Yes, I Spent A Few Days There For Less Than Expected

Back in mid-August, my husband surprised me with a trip to Vegas!! Weather in Calgary had been cool and rainy for the majority of the summer. Jokingly, I said to him, you need to take me to Vegas where the sun is shining and the temperature is hot. Guess what, he did and it was … [Read more...]

Vacations And The Almighty Buck

Can you believe we are already into March? It seems we just wrapped up the Christmas holidays. In fact, I still have a few Christmas decorations up outside. The days go by so quickly and although I sometimes wish it would slow down, I am looking forward to longer days and more … [Read more...]

Today Marks A New Day And A New Year

I'm not a "glass half empty " or even a "glass half full" kinda gal. Instead, I believe my glass is refillable. That's how I try to live my life. No matter what occurs during the day, a new day is on the horizon. It's not always easy but each sunrise is its own opportunity. When the calandar … [Read more...]

It’s Holiday Party Season! @MolsonCDN67 Can Help With That

Festivus - A Seinfeld Holiday but one whose name seems to fit the Christmas/New Years season. Festivus just sounds like a series of festivals or celebrations. After all, that's what the holidays are all about, aren't they? Celebrations? Yes, even the sharing of grievances (as per Seinfeld), with … [Read more...]