Nasal Congestion Relief with #hydraSense {GIVEAWAY}

I have always been one who cannot stand to have a stuffy nose, in fact when I am stuffed up I cannot sleep and that drives me absolutely crazy. There are many nose sprays on the market, but your body can get used to them and you can become permanently stuffed up which would be terrible. Right now, we are about to enter allergy season which means that I need some nose congestion relief on a daily basis! hydraSense helps me breathe!   Not only is hydraSense easy to use, but it is effective in reducing nasal congestion. It is … Continue reading

Homemade Waffles Using a Blender

Homemade Waffles

Up until having a Vitamix Blender, I had only ever made smoothies and drinks using a blender. The Vitamix opens up a world of possibilities! My friend @GingerheadDad once gave me the label Waffle Queen a few years ago and it has stuck. Back then, I introduced him to my go to Homemade Blueberry Oat Waffles. I’m ok with having the label, actually it makes me feel a bit proud in a funny way! It took me a LONG time to master making homemade waffles! I have learned a few tricks and many lessons on the path to becoming the … Continue reading

Stars on Ice and @JergensCanada {Giveaway} #JergensStarsOnIce

Jergens Canada Gift Basket

I get so excited when I can provide my daughter with super fun Mother daughter opportunities! On Friday May 2, 2014, I will be taking my daughter to see Investors Group Stars on Ice presented by Lindt and I cannot wait! Straight from the rinks in Sochi, Russia will be Canada’s 2014 medalists Patrick Chan, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, alongside Kurt Browning and Joannie Rochette in an evening of championship skating. On the heels of Canada winning the Team silver medal for figure skating in Sochi, Russia, Jergens® Skincare and the world’s premier figure skating production Investors Group Stars … Continue reading

8 Easter Ideas for Children – #ArtsyPlay {LINKY}

Easter Ideas for Kids

Starting this week Artsy Play Wednesday will be featuring many of YOUR crafts in a monthly themed round-up. By linking up, your post may be featured and shared across all of our social media and blogs! The more crafts you link up the higher your chances of being chosen. With Easter coming up this weekend, our first collection made from your posts will be a round-up of Easter Ideas for Children. Have fun making these on Easter weekend! Easter Ideas for Children: 1. DIY Easter Newspaper Wreath from 1 Heart, 1 Family    2. Egg Carton Easter Bunny from Totschooling  … Continue reading

AMAZING Family Entertainment with the Harlem @Globies #ptpaGLOBIES

Harlem Globetrotters 4

Calling everyone who loves to be entertained…… the Harlem Globetrotters Tour came to town…. Last week, my son and I had a Mommy son date at the Harlem Globetrotters game! Don’t worry, you might be able to do it too! You can visit the Harlem Globetrotters schedule to see if they are coming to a town near you. Their 2014 “Fans Rule” tour has almost completed, but you never know if they are coming to your town unless you look it up for yourself! If they are, please feel free to use the DISCOUNT CODE shared at the bottom of … Continue reading

Creating and Maintaining a Child Safe Email Account {Tech Tuesday}

Feel free to follow my blog with Bloglovin. Protecting children when they are online can be a daunting and difficult task. In truth, the safest child is the offline child; however, that is also an unacceptable solution (especially when you consider the fact that you’re reading a post about secure email for children). One of the activities my daughter loves to do is to send emails to her friends and relatives. However, email is also the most common source of unsolicited communication on the internet (hence why many mail services provide spam filtering and the like). We knew we needed … Continue reading

Active Baby Giveaways 5 Year Anniversary Event at @ActiveBaby {HUGE Giveaway!}

active baby giveaway

If you live in North Vancouver and you have a baby, consider yourself super lucky! Active Baby has relocated and renovated and is now celebrating their Grand Re-Opening and 5 Year Anniversary all in one. And if you don’t live in Vancouver, you’re in luck because Active Baby has an online baby store that is laid out beautifully and extremely user friendly. I know when I was a new Mom, I found it very overwhelming to know what products were best for me and my baby and I learned a lot from visiting stores like Active Baby to get an … Continue reading

Bacon Wrapped Cheesy Chicken Melts #MemorableMelts

Bacon Wrapped Cheesy Chicken Melts

A couple of weeks ago, I saw the most delicious looking recipe for Best Ever Slow Cooker Chicken Breasts while cruising through posts on my favourite blogs. As soon as I learned that Kraft Creamy Mexicana Shredded Cheese with a Touch of Philadelphia had hit the shelves in grocery stores, I knew the perfect dish to create! My very own Bacon Wrapped Cheesy Chicken Melts! Kraft has specially blended their Kraft Shredded Cheese with a Touch of Philadelphia to deliver a soft and creamy melt that was a perfect fit for creating my Bacon Wrapped Cheesy Chicken Melts! I could … Continue reading

A DIY Easter Table Place Setting Idea

Easter is such a beautiful time of year. The sun seems to shine more, the tulips start to bloom and the smell of spring is in the air. Easter is also a time that many people indulge in some extra treats thanks to a hoppy, fuzzy little fellow. I’ve always loved the look of a DIY Easter Table place setting and this year, thanks to Ferrero Rocher, our Easter Table will be super cute! My Mom always took the extra time to decorate her Easter table and her additional creative touches are something that have remained as part of my … Continue reading