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15 Eco-Friendly Mother’s Day Gifts

Coming up with thoughtful mother's day gift ideas can be tricky.  There are so many things that just end up being tossed aside, or thrown away and it's kind of a bummer for the environment.  But this list of eco-friendly Mother's Day gifts are thoughtful enough that moms will actually be happy to get them - and - they are also made up of upcycled … Read More

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Build your own Wind Cars – plus a $150 Gift Card Giveaway!

My kids are ALWAYS asking me to do crafts with them.  They are at an age where  creating things with their hands is like the best thing ever, and as a parent, I'm sure you can relate that it is HARD to always be putting together fun, creative and interesting crafts for kids - that they can actually do by themselves without you helping every. … Read More

Gift wrapping with tissue paper flowers

Gift Wrapping with Tissue Paper Flowers

I absolutely love receiving gifts that are beautifully wrapped! There is something so special about knowing someone took the time to thoughtfully wrap a gift.  And one of my very favourite things is pulling the ends of a long, silky ribbon to untie a simple bow on top of a gift box.  Can't you feel it?  Or am I the only one who thinks that is the … Read More

Cool Kitchen Gadgets

45 Clever Kitchen Gadgets

There are clever kitchen gadgets for just about every kitchen task!  I had no idea some of these even existed!?  From simple tasks to things you never would have thought of, I guarantee you will find something on this list you've never seen before.  I have at least 10 of these in my kitchen right now with plenty more on my wishlist. Pasta pot … Read More

40+ DIY Car Games for Kids

40+ DIY Car Games for Kids

Going on long car rides with kids can be exhausting.  They fight.  They whine.  But really, they just need something to keep them occupied so you don't have to threaten to turn the car around and go home every 15 minutes (no parent has ever done that...).  This list of car games for kids has tons of ideas, tips and inspiration to keep your kids … Read More

Eggless Cookie Dough

Eggless Cookie Dough

Hello cookie dough!  I've gotta say, my favourite thing about making chocolate chip cookies is sneaking a few bites of the raw cookie dough. I know, I know.  You aren't supposed to eat raw cookie dough, but I just can't help myself!  Which is why this safe-to-eat, eggless cookie dough recipe is AMAZING!  All the deliciousness of cookie dough, but … Read More

50 Best Strawberry Recipes

50+ Best Strawberry Recipes

Strawberry season is almost here and I. Can't. Wait.  I love fresh strawberries!  No matter what you are craving, you are sure to find some inspiration in this delicious collection of the 50+ best strawberry recipes. There is nothing more delicious than a plump, sweet, field fresh strawberry, fresh from a local farm.  Did you know that … Read More

15 Meatless Meal Ideas Everyone Will Love

15 Meatless Meal Ideas

I know we shouldn't be eating meat with every single meal.  But other than pasta, I have a lot of trouble coming up with good vegetarian meal ideas.  Add to that needing to please a family of picky eaters and a husband with dietary restrictions and it becomes even more challenging! I've rounded up 15 healthy meatless meal ideas (and some vegan … Read More

Free Easter Kids' Activity Pages

Easter Activity Pages for Kids

These Kids Easter Activity Pages are a fun way to keep the kids busy this Easter!  Are you having Easter dinner at your house?  I always find the little ones need an activity to keep them occupied, otherwise they kind of just run crazy around the house... or cling to your leg so you can't get anything done. (It could go either way).  Someone I know … Read More

Pretzel Bunnies and Ducks

Pretzel Bunnies and Ducks

I have a soft spot for chocolate covered pretzels (like my Halloween Pretzel Pumpkins, or Christmas Pretzel Trees), and these pretzel bunnies and ducks are no exception!  They make such a cute Easter treat, or even just a treat to celebrate spring, now that this long, long winter is over! I'm definitely not the first person to make these - … Read More