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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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The #1 Bedtime Mistake You’re Making

Published May 18, 2015 at 8:44 am - No Comments

By: Jill Parker NO matter how much or how little research you have done about your baby’s sleep, you have probably discovered a consistent thread … the importance of a bedtime routine! My advice will be no different. I too believe a bedtime routine is a crucial first step in creating predictability for your baby […]

Mother’s Day Book Picks

Published May 5, 2015 at 11:59 am - No Comments

I am not a believer in receiving appliances as gifts, I would much prefer a book, or five of them. (Buy the appliances you want when you want and/or need them, is my view.) If my husband bought me a vacuum, blender, mixer, toaster or any other ‘useful’ household appliance for Mother’s Day (or any other […]

2015 Chevrolet Tahoe | Review

Published May 1, 2015 at 4:16 pm - No Comments

As part of my ongoing review of family vehicles this year, we recently took the Chevy Tahoe on our Spring Break road trip to Washington. We drove it down South past Seattle to the Great Wolf Lodge and then Seattle for a few nights. At first I was concerned there wasn’t enough space for all our […]

Hot Find Friday: Panty By Post

Published April 17, 2015 at 7:30 am - No Comments

I had the pleasure of meeting the lovely founder of Panty by Post, Natalie Grunberg recently. Her business is a monthly subscription service delivering a curated selection of premium luxe underpinnings right to your door, and I think it’s simply genius (and beautiful!!). They know moms are busy, so they take all the hassle out of shopping and remind […]

The Ultimate Baby Gear Buyer’s Guide 2015

Published April 15, 2015 at 10:41 am - No Comments

Ultimate Baby Gear Buyer’s Guide 2015 is here!   Have a click through above to see our first annual Ultimate Baby Gear Buyer’s Guide and then ENTER TO WIN the B-Agile 3 Stroller & Travel System from Britax! a Rafflecopter giveaway

2015 Buick Enclave | Review

Published April 11, 2015 at 3:31 pm - No Comments

As I mentioned in my previous vehicle review post a few weeks ago, I’ll be driving various family vehicles this year to see if they’re a fit for my family of five. I’m particularly interested in SUV’s since I’ve been driving a mini-van for over 10 years now, and I think it may be time […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day: Guinness Chocolate Cake Recipe

Published March 17, 2015 at 9:01 am - No Comments

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! What better to way to celebrate St. Patty’s day then with Guinness Chocolate Cake! You will need: 1 cup Guinness 1 cup + 1 tablespoon Butter 3/4 cup Cocoa 1 3/4 cups white Sugar 1/2 cup Sour Cream 2 Eggs 1 tablespoon Vanilla 2 cups Flour 2 1/2 teaspoons Baking Soda […]

Cinderella Opens March 13

Published March 6, 2015 at 4:06 pm - No Comments

Cinderella opens nationwide March 13. Opening is also a Short film prior to the movie entitled Frozen Fever! The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new Stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and her […]


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