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Maple Bacon Breakfast Bites

Published August 22, 2014 at 2:04 pm - No Comments

One of my favourite breakfasts has always been pancakes slathered with butter and maple syrup.   And its even better when there is bacon on the side.    Well what about all of that in one bite?   These breakfast bites are full of all of your favourite ingredients.   Prep them the night before […] IWEBIX Webdesign

GoGo Bags: Review and Giveaway

Published July 17, 2014 at 3:53 pm - No Comments

GoGo Bags: Review and Giveaway As my boys grow older, I have been getting more and more concerned about the environment and what I am leaving behind for them.   I  was considering trying out reusable snack and sandwich bags so I could cut down on the amount of plastic we use.   So when […]

Fish Tacos and Simple Slaw

Published July 9, 2014 at 7:03 pm - No Comments

Summer is here and so is bbq season.  This recipe is perfect for a hot summer day!  These fish tacos are so simple guaranteed you will love them!   Ingredients Fish and Marinade White Fish of your choice ( Tilapia or Sole works well) 1 clove of garlic chopped 1 serrano pepper chopped Juice of 1 […]

Out & About Mothers Day Weekend.

Published May 9, 2014 at 11:13 am - No Comments

Looking for something to do this Mothers day weekend?  Here is my list of things to do in Burnaby and the surrounding areas.  I hope you all have a wonderful Mother’s Day Saturday May 10th Burnaby Farmers Market  : Burnaby City Hall Parking Lot 9am  Burnaby’s Farmers’ Market is the place to find locally grown […]

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Valentine’s Day Book Picks and #Giveaway

Published February 4, 2016 at 4:15 pm - No Comments

I love books. My kids love books. In fact, they’re getting books this Valentine’s Day as gifts from me because we have been on sugar overload in this house for months now. So when Raincoast Books offered to send one of you three of these titles, I said YES!  So here they are: Be Mine […]

4 Ways to Set A Good Example for Your Child (It’s Never Too Early)

Published January 29, 2016 at 9:03 am - No Comments

By: Kacey Mya Bradley As a parent, you naturally want what’s best for your children. You work hard to provide everything they need, from a sturdy roof over their heads to warm clothing. You know that giving them nutritious food and providing a solid education are important factors in their development, and you’re always on […]

For You Mamas Who Are Up All Night

Published January 20, 2016 at 9:41 am - No Comments

By: Erin Mullen I was that new mom that read all the books and knew just how to screw up my baby. I read about co-sleeping and how I would squish my baby or smother it. I knew that I was never going to sleep with her because I wasn’t that mom! I read the […]

Healthy Living Bundle: 2 Days Only!

Published December 28, 2015 at 3:40 pm - No Comments

We all want to make better health and lifestyle decisions for ourselves and those we love. The New Year is the perfect time to kick-start new habits and plan for a healthful year for the entire family. I’ve decided to sign on as an affiliate for the Ultimate Healthy Living Bundle again, because this is […]

December Netflix Movie Picks: Best Holiday Shows #streamteam

Published December 23, 2015 at 4:21 pm - No Comments

The next few days will be filled with plenty of couch cuddles and hot chocolate. I love the Holidays for quiet time with the family. Even when my girls are off playing with their new Christmas gifts on the 25th, I will be curled up surfing Netflix for all the coolest Christmas picks. Some of […]

10 Tips for Holiday Travel with Kids

Published December 21, 2015 at 6:37 pm - No Comments

by Dawnn Whittaker The Holidays are here and it is by far one of my favourite times of the year. Family gatherings and excitement are everywhere. With all that excitement and buzz, we often have parents asking us “how to manage their children’s routines during the holidays” (especially when travelling). Travelling with Children can be […]

5 Top Gifts For Kids

Published December 18, 2015 at 9:16 am - No Comments

Here are my top 5 personal picks for last-minute surefire gifts for kids this Holiday Season! Although we have received some of these items for review purposes, none of these are paid placements. These are all things we use, play with, read and adore in my house! Kids   1. Chalkola Neon markers that appear […]

5 Top Gifts For Kids

Published December 18, 2015 at 9:16 am - No Comments

Here are my top 5 personal picks for last-minute surefire gifts for kids this Holiday Season! Kids   1. Chalkola Neon markers that appear as chalk and are safe for all non-porous surfaces. The perfect stocking stuffer! We use these on our art easel daily! $22 2. Glow Sand This play sand glows in the […]


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