Perfect Easter Basket Gifts for Toddlers

The Easter Bunny has already started on his egg-making chores and before you know it, he will be hoping down the bunny trail to surprise children with Easter gifts! The best part is that perfect Easter Basket Gifts for toddlers don’t have to be hard to find and there is still time to snag the perfect one! My youngest is 4 and he recently got the chance to try out the VTech Rock & Bop Music Player. While he isn’t considered {Read More}

Can Your Cat Sense Illness?

Anyone who has ever owned a cat can attest to how sometimes a cat just seems to “know” something that we don’t. We have all heard the stories of cats who have scratched at their owners, only for the owner to later discover that the area the cat scratched had a cancerous tumour. There are also the stories how a cat seemed to just know that something was wrong, only for their owner to later have a seizure or even {Read More}

Maple Cake with Caramel Buttercream Frosting

To celebrate 2017 being Canada’s 150th year, I got the opportunity to make a very special cake to be featured on Wayfair. The cake I chose to make ended up being a Maple Cake with Caramel Buttercream Frosting! This cake turned out fabulously and couldn’t have been more delicious. The addition of pure maple syrup really put it over the top! If you want, you can also check out where my recipe was featured, here! Print Maple Cake with Caramel {Read More}

Veterinary Care on a Budget

Owning a pet is a blessing. You can’t put a price on companionship, but you can put a price tag on veterinary care. Most of us don’t plan for anything more than a yearly vet visit and this can quickly become a problem. For those of us with multiple pets, the costs can skyrocket overnight, literally. This is why it is crucial to know what options are available to you before your pet needs them! My Veterinary Care on a Budget tips {Read More}

Cold Weather Essentials – Columbia Sportswear

Living in Canada means we have some very cold weather. Over the last couple months, we have been anywhere from -10 Degrees Celsius to a super low of -30 Degrees Celsius. There are really only a couple summer months that have really warm temperatures here in Alberta. The rest of the time, I find myself needing a jacket. This is where Columbia Sportswear comes in. They have just the right cold weather essentials I need for my entire family! When it {Read More}

Snickerdoodle Cookies

When it comes to cookies, they don’t last very long in my household. I can make a couple of batches and have them gone within a few hours, especially if guests come over. In all honesty, it doesn’t bother me. I like to know that what I bake is deliciously enjoyed. My kids go nuts for Snickerdoodle Cookies. I snagged the recipe from my always fabulous Betty Crocker Cookbook! *** 5 from 1 vote Print Snickerdoodle Cookies Cinnamon and Sugar {Read More}

How to Start a Blog in 5 Quick Steps

I started blogging almost seven years ago. It wasn’t something I took lightly and spent a good deal of time thinking about it prior to taking the plunge. Looking back on it now, I can see all the ways I could have saved myself a lot of time and effort, but as with most things, we learn as we go. Thankfully, I am going to tell you How to Start a Blog in 5 Quick Steps, which will get you up {Read More}