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How to Winterize Your Home ~ Homemaker Monday with Linky

How To Winterize Your Home

Are you panicked about the winter months approaching? One of the scariest parts of winter reaching our homes is the fact that our bills seem to rise. This is the perfect time to winterize your house and really get things ready for winter. Make sure you check out these tips for maximum winter prep ideas. #1. Seal the Windows Even if you … [Read more...]

I Met Santa ~ Wordless Wednesday

Casino Santa

Last week-end we went out to the casino for my friends birthday. We were all sitting around enjoying a drink or two when someone points out that Santa is gambling over at the slot machines and that someone should go take a picture. Me being a bit tipsy yells out "I will" and drag Tobei over with me. I chickened out once we got over there but I … [Read more...]

Favourite Fall TV Shows of 2014

Once Upon A Time

Fall happens to be my favourite season. The weather cools, kids are back in school and TV returns. That means it is time to share the shows that are at the top of my must watch list. Once Upon A Time A resourceful young woman finds out that she is the daughter of Prince Charming and Snow White, but that the Evil Queen has cursed the fairy tale … [Read more...]

5 Simple Home Organization Tips ~ Homemaker Monday with Linky

5 Simple Home Organization Tips

Getting organized is an important part of trying to stay sane in life. I spend a lot of time trying to find the best organization methods for my family. I wanted to tell you some of the best organization tips I have found to be helpful around the home. #1. Jewellery Boxes are Clever I've found that jewellery boxes make the cleverest … [Read more...]

My Son Is A Liar

My Son Is A Liar

We recently (as in the past 48 hours) found out that our son is a liar. Needless to say we are not happy parents at the moment. Tobei and I have laptops but in the basement we have to desktop computers that the children are allowed to use. Our rules are pretty simple. No computers until after dinner during the week and no computers before breakfast … [Read more...]

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Review #VeryBadDay

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Review

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day which is coming to theatre October 10th, 2014. I was invited to attend an advanced screening but was not able to attend. I sent my friend 9er Domestic to the screening on behalf of Nolie's Place. Here is her review of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad … [Read more...]

5 Tips For A Stress Free Thanksgiving

stress free thanksgiving tips

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching. Here are 5 stress free thanksgiving tips to make your Thanksgiving a little more enjoyable. Cleaning the house. Getting the house clean does not have to be stressful. Get the family to pitch in to get the house ready for your thanksgiving company. Kids can help load dishes, put away laundry and toys and … [Read more...]

7 Pumpkin Carving Safety Tips for Kids ~ Homemaker Monday

7 Pumpkin Carving Safety Tips for Kids

Halloween is almost here, and if you are like many households, you will be pumpkin carving with your kids. Pumpkin carving is a fantastic fall tradition, but at the same time some special caution should be taken. Take a look below at 7 pumpkin carving safety tips for kids that you should know. These pumpkin carving safety tips will ensure you … [Read more...]

Happy World Smile Day

Smile Cat

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How To Beat The Blogging Blues

How to beat the blogging blues

We have all been there. Some of us more than once. We get into a blogging slump and digging ourselves out is hard and can be overwhelming. A few months ago I was totally there. As I dug my way out I made a note to write a post on how I beat the blogging blues so hopefully I can help others who end up needing help to kickstart their blogging … [Read more...]