Stress & Crazy Mom Monster #ONatural

Keep Calm and Mommy On, Crazy Mom Monster, Coping with Stress, Stressed Mom, March break stress, Dealing with Stress

March was a busy month for most of us. Spring break, Easter and in Ontario we had a couple of snow days squeezed in there as well. I think it would be fair to say Parents had the kids at home more than the Teachers did in school. I didn't have many deadlines, so I took most of March off from … [Read more...]

Five Tips To A Happy Heart #ONatural

Heart Health Orange naturals Mom

Heart Health Is Important Keeping my families heart health in check is at the top of my priorities. I spilled it all in this post - What is Love without our Health? About that time I wasn't putting heart health at the top of my priorities and my health was on a downward spiral. Never again will … [Read more...]

Conquering Fear & Learning To Ski Later In Life

Horseshoe Resort Barrie, Ontario Skiing Getaway, Ontario Winter Getaway, Horseshoe Resort Winter Getaway

The summer of 2015, there was talk that we may as a family embark on giving skiing a try. I won't lie I was nervous and wanted to use that dreaded word hibernate again (read this post), but I stayed positive and placed my fear aside. Our children wanted to learn to ski, and my husband loves to … [Read more...]

Being A Mother Without Regret: Are You In Your Children’s Movie?

Arrowhead Provincial Park 1.3 Ice Skating Trail. Nikon MOMents. Nikon D3300 review

It happened a couple of years ago; I was watching my family outside skating on our backyard rink. It was almost like I was looking at a movie. At that moment, something quickly struck me. I am not in my children's memories when I am sitting here watching them outside playing with Daddy. I … [Read more...]

Quick Healthy Breakfast Ideas For Kids! Help #Toonies4Tummies Fill Bellies in #Ontario

Healthy Start to the Day. Toonies for Tummies, Breakfast for children

Wealthy yet Hungry! Did you know? Canada is one of the World's richest countries, HOWEVER: 1 in 6 kids go to school hungry? Breakfast Is The Most Important Part Of Today! I've always been told by my Naturopath that by eating within the first hour of waking, will allow me greater success … [Read more...]

A Mother’s Intuition!

Child with huge heart

Since the moment you first found out you were pregnant, your Mother intuition kicks in. You line your shower with slip proof mats. You stop drinking herbal teas, eating lunch meat; sushi is no longer your occasional craving. You cut down on coffee, eat more vegetables, drink more water and read … [Read more...]

Start Today, For Tomorrow!

The Happiness Project

They say a New Year calls for a fresh new start. Last week, I updated my look and went completely out of my ordinary. I was born with blond locks maybe once I went brunette. I wanted a fresh new look, not because it was a New Year. Because I felt it was time. I was feeling sluggish with my long … [Read more...]

It’s All About Giving Back This Season: Our #KindnessMountain of HOPE

Donating to Kawartha Lakes Charities with our Kindness Mountain

There have been times in many of our lives where we have endured a struggle or two. In the moment, it feels like the whole world is crashing down on you, the walls are caving in and you may feel like you will never dig yourself out. I've been there, we've all been there.  I have received, when … [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...]

Your Cold And Flu Survival Guide

Tips For Dealing with Cold and Flu's in your home

So it happened, just as it always does. You armed yourself with everything To Prevent Cold and Flu Season From Taking Over Your Home, but somehow it made its way through your tough exterior. Your week or two of misery is here and now you need to know how to survive. No worries I have your back, … [Read more...]