A Baby’s First for Everything Documented in a Scrapbook: #PampersFirsts + Giveaway

Pampers First. P&G Mom. Scrapbooking Babies First Year

When we first found out we were going to be parents it was the summer of 2005. I remember waiting to see those double lines on my Clear Blue pregnancy test for so many months. The day it first happened was a day I will never forget, we both walked around that day with an ear to ear smile and tears … [Read more...]

Canadian Backyard Ice Rink Party: Nikon MOM Captures Memories #NikonMOMents

Nikon Canada Nikon Moments, Canadian Backyard Ice Rink, Canadian Winter Skating Party

Over the course of the next 6 months follow hashtag #NikonMOMents for social shares from the Nikon MOMents team. Each of us will be posting five personal events where we will capture our memories at the heart of the image! This is my third NikonMOMents event from my five part series. Read my … [Read more...]

Game Day Food Pre Party This Tuesday On Twitter #GameDayFood!

#GameDayFood Twitter Party (2)

When I think of the Super Bowl I think "the game I still don't understand the rules of, even after being explained them each year." We aren't the biggest Football fans but anything that pairs, adrenalin, fun and food has my attention. Hot and spicy, creamy, crispy and my favorite Nachos but this … [Read more...]

Savoring the Memories of 2015 #12PrintsProject with Posterjack!

Posterjack Canada 12PrintsProject Capturing memories

No way my kids will grow. It wasn't until my kids became toddlers that I started to realize the wise words of many mothers to me "Enjoy every moment of them today, time goes quick." No way did I every think our four kids would be 8, 7, 5, 3 - no way! Guess what it happened and the past seems to be … [Read more...]

Sugar Free Black Bean Brownies – Our Families Favorite

Sugar Baby Aprons, Black Bean Brownies, Gluten Free Brownies, Sugar Free Brownies, Dairy Free Brownies

Since we took on this new lifestyle the thing I struggled with most was having quick and satisfying snacks on hand. I will admit there has been lots of homemade baked goods I have thrown out because they were horrible. When your baking gluten, sugar and dairy-free it cost a lot more and really you … [Read more...]

Teaching The Kids Gratitude & To Be Mindful in 2015 #ONatural + Giveaway

Gratitude Rock

Studies say you will have the best results by starting a resolution when you’re mentally ready and starting January 1st may set you up for failure because it is a trend rather than a personal quest. Since we started our 'resolution' in October I tend to agree with that theory. However, that was not … [Read more...]

Successful New Year Resolution That Happened Eleven Years Ago – 45 lbs gone

Mind Over Matter Weigh Lost Secret

As soon as January hit's it's feels like a new door opens and you can give a fresh new start at anything you please. To date my most successful New Year resolution was in 2004. I have always been careful about what goals I put on myself. Because when I challenge myself to reach a goal or dream I … [Read more...]

Filling Our New Yellow Office With Dual Monitors & Pens From Staples Canada

Yellow Home Office. Samsung LS24D360HL/ZC 23.6" Simple LED Monitor. Staples Canada Review

This fall hubby and I decided that instead of spoiling each other with stuff this Christmas we would renovate an extra room in our main floor into an office space. This space still looked like it was from the 1980's when our house was built and the second last room left to paint in our dream … [Read more...]

Our Big Family Detox: A Resolution That Happened in October – Introduction

Big Family Detox

This post is not about a New Year's resolution but a resolution that took place in October and something I have been dying to share with you. Resolution is a firm decision to do or not to do something. Resolution is the action of solving a problem. The Decision It was the first week … [Read more...]

Hydrating Dry Winter Skin Woes: Complimentary Skin Analysis With The beautyRx Tool

Shoppers-drug-mart-logo

More than Work I wrote about it before, that I actually worked at Shoppers Drug Mart for seven years through the end of high school part-time and it was actually the full-time job I took after high school. I loved it there. Those women I worked with were like family to me. They really helped me … [Read more...]