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Dear Lifetouch Canada

Let me preface this post by saying usually I rant and go on with my life. But tonight thanks to the ordering of school photos from Lifetouch Canada it does not end there. I have filled out their feedback form and posted on their facebook page. Now I am publishing what I shared with them […]

5 Fall Survival Tips

Gone are the days of hours of sunshine, running out the door in our shorts and t-shirt and enjoying our backyards. Fall is here and that means it is time to prepare your home and yard for the season. These 4 fall survival tips are sure to help you get all the work done and […]

I Am Thankful

Today is Thanksgiving here in Canada. The day we give thanks. This post is dedicated to all I am thankful for on this Thanksgiving. I am thankful for the amazing man I married who does whatever he can for our family even when sick or injured. I am thankful for my children. Even when giving […]

3 Tips To Get Your Child To Do Their Homework

Last school year I wrote about the great homework fight in our home. I was at my wits end with the every night arguments with Big Brother to do his homework. I reach out to others to get some advice on how to end this daily fight in our home. Dr. Yana Weinstein offered to help me and […]

Coping as a Single Parent

An international study found that nearly 14 percent of the children aged up to 15 are raised by a single parent. Most of the single parents are moms and these women face some unique challenges. If you’re trying to be everything that your child needs and you’re alone, you know these challenges very well. Despite these significant challenges, the […]

Tips for Buying a Plastic Garden Shed

With fall upon us and winter right around the corner, it is time to start thinking about winterizing your backyard. In my opinion, the first step is getting a shed if you don’t already have one. It will make the job much easier. If you don’t have a shed yet here are five points to […]

Adriann’s Story – A 9/11 World Trade Center Survivor

I belong to an online community of women. One of our members was in the World Trade Center on 9/11. I asked her if I could share her story here on my blog with my readers. With her approval I am now posting it. These are her words as shared with us. Quite a few […]

First Day of School 2016

Perfect time to come back for a Wordless Wednesday post.

Back to School Goals

Today I sit here with my kids sitting in school for the very first day of the 2016/2017 school year. I see parents posting their kids goals for this school year but I thought I will be different and list MY goals for the 2016/2017 school year. Get back into blogging full time. Purge my […]

4 Pokémon GO Tips

Last week I share my thoughts and tips for staying safe with Pokémon GO. After playing for a month now I am going to share my favourite tips and tricks that I have learned and used in my quest to catch them all. Eevee Evolution Trick   When Pokémon GO first came out there were rumors […]