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The Zoo – Kiddos and Other Wild Life

Domesticity

Friday Night Cheesy Monkey Bread

You know me, I'm all about the easy - anything that takes too much of my time, energy, money or patience is not worth it (except for super special occasions).…
Domesticity

Freshen Your Home For The Holidays!

The Christmas season is here!  I am so looking forward to getting together with family and friends, catching up and celebrating with them.  Many of those gatherings will happen right…
Elf on the Shelf
Christmas

Dear Elf on the Shelf …

It's not you, it's me. You're a bit of a heart-breaker, aren't you?  You're adorable, with your mischievous grin and your well-planned pranks.  You may be a bit of a…
Home Daycare

Sensory Play: Foam Dough!

So I was browsing Pinterest the other day and found this super-easy recipe for Indoor Snow on Craftulate.  While snow was forecast for Northern Ontario today, I'm hoping we won't…
Life In General

#CanadaStrong

We are Canadian.  We are the True North, Strong and Free.   Yesterday a bad thing happened.  A bad man (maybe more) attacked Ottawa and as a result, our nation.…
Domesticity

Glad Fresh Food Challenge

There's been alot of buzz lately about Glad's Fresh Food Challenge.  A quick Google search proves it - many families have jumped on the bandwagon. What is the Glad Fresh…
Domesticity

Stop The Merry-Go-Round!

What is it about this time of life when you've got kids at home, that makes you feel like life is crazy busy and more than occasionally out of control?…