Building Family Memories with an Easter Egg Hunt


I don’t remember my family having Easter egg hunts when I was young. Oh, the Easter bunny hid our baskets but for some reason, I always really really wanted an egg hunt. So, when I got older, any chance I got, I would organize a hunt for my nieces and nephews, my Girl Guide troop, […]

Mason Jar Sewing Kit #masonjarHOA


Hey all! It’s another week of Crafty Hangouts and I’m so excited that our sponsor is Ball Mason Jars. I just adore crafting with mason jars. There’s something about them that makes me all nostalgic and anytime I can incorporate them into a craft or a decorating scheme, I’m all over that! So I was […]

It’s Earth Month! Learn About Our World with Netflix #StreamTeam


I always loved Earth Month as a teacher. I knew that if our world was to survive for the long-term, it was vital to get the next generation educated and on board as good stewards of the earth. The earth has given us so many gifts but in our busy lives, it’s easy to take […]

Taking Care of Baby’s Delicate Skin #AveenoBabies

I remember bath time when my daughter was a baby. I was a single mom with long, busy days – taking her to daycare early in the morning so I could be at my job by 8 and then by the time I finished my job and caught the bus, it would nearly be 6 […]

Netflix Giveaway

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Recently, I got some fantastic news – I’m on the Netflix Stream Team.  That means I’ll be sharing some great Netflix information and giveaways with all of you!  I’m so excited!!!  Netflix is so handy for being able to catch up on episodes of our favourite shows anytime we want. Plus we just love a […]

Spring Amazing Comfort Sweepstakes (US/CAN)


Welcome to the Spring Amazing Comfort Sweepstakes Sponsored by QiPillow Organized by Mom Powered Media With Special Thanks to… Purple Monster Coupons, Memoirs of a Clueless Woman,My Dairy-Free Gluten-Free Life,& Everyday Windshield Did you know that 1 in every 4 Americans experiences chronic back pain? With many of us now spending our days sitting at […]

Good Grillin’ Sweepstakes (US Only)

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#SummerDreams Good Grillin’ Sweepstakes hosted by: Mom Powered Media & co-hosted by: Mumblebee Inc. I’m so excited that grilling season is back! I mean, we had SO much snow this winter that I couldn’t even SEE the grill most of the time. Now it’s all cleaned off and ready to go.  Mmmmm! Are you ready […]

Clean Sweep Cash Giveaway


Welcome to the Clean Sweep Cash Giveaway Organized by: DownshiftingPRO Winter is finally winding down and I’m ready for some Spring Cleaning and Sweeping.  I have joined together with a group of Canadian bloggers who are also feeling very excited about Spring and want to motivate you.  DownshiftingPRO and a group of Canadian Bloggers want […]

Spring Cleaning: Organizing Your Home

Have you started spring cleaning yet? We’re undergoing renovations and have my daughter’s wedding coming up in less than 2 months after which she’ll be moving to the UK so things are a bit hectic around here.  Even so, I’m trying to get things cleared out and organized as I have the time.  My back […]

Apple for the Teacher Appreciation Gift: Craft Lightning Edition


It’s time once again for some Craft Lightning – a craft you can make in 15 minutes or less (minus drying time). This week we’re sharing ideas for Teacher Appreciation gifts and I’ve got a really cute one to show you.  When I was a classroom teacher, my favourite gift was always when parents and/or […]