How to beat the summer heat

How to Beat The Summer Heat

With the summer upon us, we can expect to have some hot days ahead. Unfortunately, we are not blessed with central air in our home so we have to make due with other ways to beat the heat. Sometimes its too busy or hot to…

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Saving Money and the Environment

10 Ways to Save Money and Help the Environment Too

Every year on April 22, we celebrate Earth Day.  A Day to remind ourselves that there is only one planet Earth and we need to take care of her. There are lots of ways we can all help be apart of the earth day movement…

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Earth Day 2021

Earth Day 2021 – Conscientious Consumerism

Earth Day 2021 – April 22, 2021. When you think of Earth Day, what do you immediately think of? For many people, Earth Day means how they can reduce the impact they have on the environment. But when you think of different ways to reduce…

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How to save money on groceries

5 Ways to Save Money On Groceries

In 2021 consumers can expect to see another increase to food prices, 3-5% in fact!  The items with the highest increases are staples like meat, bread and vegetables.  This translates into an average of $695 more spent per year on groceries, bringing the new average…

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Gandy Installations

Household Maintenance: Cleaning Dryer Vents and HVAC Systems

Disclaimer: I was provided with duct cleaning services in exchange for a review. As always, my opinions are my own and I pride myself on providing honest and practical reviews to fellow parents. In the 13 years that we have lived in our house we…

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Shyglo Candles

Small Business Sunday With…… Shyglo Candle Co.

This week we are speaking with Shyanna Buchanan owner of SHYGLO CANDLE CO. You can find them on Facebook and Instagram.  She operates a home- based business in Abbotsford, creating unique all natural soy wax candles that are clean burning and eco-friendly. She has has…

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Farm to table DirectFood.store

Farm-to-Table with DirectFood.store

2020 has certainly proven to be a year of new experiences. It really made us think about new contactless ways to get the things we needed.  Online shopping increased and consumers started to use contactless pick-up and delivery for their everyday items.  Many started supporting…

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Baby Shower Shopping on a Budget at Once Upon A Child

This is a sponsored post but all opinions are my own. Once Upon A Child is a local consignment store with multiple locations throughout the Fraser Valley. OUAC buys gently used children’s clothing, shoes, toys and baby gear and pays cash on the spot. For…

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Giveaway: Sea Smart School Summer Camp

  I was provided with this summer camp to facilitate this giveaway. All opinions are my own.   Dr. Elaine Leung founded Sea Smart School in 2016 to help inspire children to love the ocean and empower them to be able to help protect our…

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