7 Wine Touring Tips For Beginners #BayofQuinte

Prince Edward County Wine Tours, Prince Edward County Wine Tours, Tips for first time wine tours, What to know about your first wine tour, Keint-he Winery

Sometimes as parents you need to break away from it all and play a little. Life gets busy and reconnecting with each other is vital for you both to be the parents you can be. We did just that when we ate, stayed and drank in Prince Edward County on a romantic getaway. Prince Edward County zigzags … [Read more...]

Learn To Read The Nutrition Facts Table #FocusontheFacts

#FocusontheFacts, How to read a Nutrition Facts Table? Nutrition Facts Table what they mean? What does %DV mean?

Understanding health has always been critical to me, especially when it comes to what is going into the mouths of my babes. I try to make homemade meals from scratch, although I do "cheat" sometimes. My passion towards health and fresh foods has worn off on our four children. They are always … [Read more...]

Eat, Drink and Stay: Prince Edward County Romantic Getaway #BayofQuinte

Prince Edward County Wine Tours, The Huff Estates Inn Review

Last fall we spent a day being local in Belleville, and we learned the ABC’s of Bay of Quinte Tours. Apples, Beer, Cheese, Chocolate & More! We enjoyed our time getting to know family travel in Bay of Quinte, but there was a whole different side of the Bay of Quinte we wanted to learn. The … [Read more...]

Be Inspired By The Great Indoors Playbook!

Kevin Pillar's Surprise Visit, #TheGreatIndoors, Playing sports indoors, Schneiders The Great Indoors, Toronto Blue Jays Kevin Pillar

What a winter we've had here in Canada. One day it is -30 and the next we are bringing out our spring jackets. I keep joking that Mother Nature has hot flashes, and her bad mood is putting a damper on winter sports. We've done our best making the most of our winter, but sometimes you have to think … [Read more...]

Kick Start Your Morning With A Ginger Pear Breakfast Smoothie #ONatural

Ginger Pear Breakfast Smoothie, Pear Smoothie, Smoothie Recipe, Organics Live Pear, Orange Naturals Protein Shake

If your house is anything like mine, mornings are busy. There is always one in the crowd that needs a little encouraging to get moving. There is always one in the crowd that turns their nose up to what's for breakfast, or what's I've pack in their lunch bag. There is always one in the crowd that has … [Read more...]

ABC’s of Bay of Quinte Tours. Apples, Beer, Cheese, Chocolate… & More!

Donini Chocolate in Belleville Hazelnut Chocolate Vegan Spread

Autumn is one of my favourite times of year. It is the season my husband and I sealed our love with marriage, 13 years ago. It is also the time 19 years ago a cute teenage boy, asked out a cute teenage girl (so I am told) and sweep her off her feet. Besides the love I feel in the air in autumn. … [Read more...]

Quick Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe #ONatural

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe, Treating Colds with wildcrafted herbs

The other day I woke up all congested with a sore throat. I blame it on the kids because we all know that when back-to-school starts they bring nasty little germs into our homes. I wasn't the only one who was affected by this new little germ clinging on. My daughter also woke up feeling like a … [Read more...]

Grilled Corn, Nectarine & Quinoa Salad Recipe + Join The Post-Summer Detox Challenge!

Grilled Corn, Nectarine & Quinoa Salad, eggfree potluck, vegetarian potluck dish, Vegan lunch, Vegan dinner, Vegan

You can choose to intake processed foods and feel sluggish or choose to eat clean and feel awesome. The choice is yours. This summer I did try to find a balance between the two. You won't find Hamburger Helper in my home but you would have found me indulging on chip truck french fries this summer on … [Read more...]

Unique Birthday Party With Loblaws #PCStars #GuidingStarsCA

Loblaws Cooking School Birthday Party

It has been years since our little girl has asked for a birthday party with her friends but this year she requested a big one. I am not a big fan of overdone kid's birthday parties. One or two friends and an experience together sounds everlasting to me. Although Cheyann is a very shy girl and I knew … [Read more...]

Yogurt Parfait Breakfast Popsicles Recipe

Yogurt Parfait Breakfast Popsicles Recipe

Halfway through summer already the kids are tired of the breakfast and lunch options I am making. In this heat I am tired of fighting about it what I put in front of them. Please tell me I am not the only one in this situation? When I seen that Ritz Carlton Montreal’s Sous-Chef Sebastien Béaulac … [Read more...]