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Thank you and a Orange Naturals Cold & Flu giveaway!

Now that the kids are back in school have you been dealing with coughs and colds?!  Well, we have! Welcoming back to school and welcoming the Autumn Equinox means cooler temps and well, I don’t really want to welcome the sickies. I’m excited that the #OrangeNaturals mom bloggers group has started up again so you can look forward to monthly news on what’s…

Save money with the YP Grocery app!

After a hefty dentist bill for my son’s teeth, well the whole family needed cleanings and cavities filled so my husband told me that I need to watch spending as my son’s mouth cost us a small fortune.  I’m sure some of you have been in a similar situation.  With Thanksgiving this weekend I’ve been thinking how can I start…

In style with BOGS as we welcome Fall and get outside!

Last week I had a great time checking out the new Fall looks from BOGS as we were invited to bring our canines to learn some new ways from Gillian Ridgeway from Who’s Walking Who! to train and play with your dogs whilst in your BOGS.  Don’t worry about your tootsies getting cold while you’re out for a walk with your pup. &nbsp…

A visit to The Red Umbrella Inn in Haliburtan,ON

We have been a few great adventures this summer and as the season wraps up, I’d love to share with you some of our favourite spots.  Nestled along Twelve Mile Lake in Haliburton, Ontario you will find a great family owned resort called Red Umbrella Inn. We had our own cottage that faced the beautiful sparkling lake.  I must admit, I was apprehensive at first…

Part 2: Mindfulness Activities to do with your Kids #RestEasyTonight

Did you check out my previous post with GoodNites?  Well, this is Part 2 of this series and today I’ll be sharing with you Michele Kambolis, Child & Family, Therapist tips on Mindfulness.  She was like an angel, she is everything I inspire to be and once the twins are in JK this September, I can’t wait to read her book, Generation Stressed…

Part 1: A Guide to Managing Night Time Wetting with GoodNites Canada

I am going to do a 2 part series on managing night time wetting with Good Nites Canada and Michele Kambolis, Child & Family, Therapist.  Today we’ll talk about managing night time wetting.   Have your kids headed to camp this summer? Do you have a child that would love to go but is feeling held back due to his/her night time bed wetting? A…

Visiting Fern Resort? Here are some of our favourite things about Fern Resort

We recently visited Fern Resort, it was wonderful!  For four nights I didn’t have to cook or clean.  I got to relax! A short drive that’s about 90 minutes from the GTA is just outside Orillia. This is where you will find this 100+-year-old all year family resort.   I have a few favourite things to say but I’ll…

Exploring Haliburton, Ontario as we go further with the Ford Raptor #GoFurther150

Two weeks ago we went on a family adventure to explore some of Haliburton’s quirky landmarks and other things to see along the way for Canada’s 150th Birthday is the amazing Ford Raptor.  If you’ve been following my tweets and Instagram you’ll know how much I loved this truck.  So with snacks in hand, provided by Ford we…