Archives for September 2011

Quotes On Gratitude

With Thanksgiving nearly upon us here in Canada, I searched out some quotes on gratitude for a project and wanted to share my favorites here.  Turns out though I thought Oprah would be the one with the best quote, my vote goes to Dr. Seuss!

Reebok’s Zig Tech Shoes Now Available for Kids

Now that the kids are getting settled in school, have you found that you still need to make more purchases?  I have!  I thought having an indoor and outdoor pair of running shoes for the kids would suffice but it turns out many of their indoor play activities require indoor-only shoes as well.  I don’t […]

Betty Crocker: The New Edition of The Big Red Cookbook Giveaway!

I have been posting more recipes lately, and the reader response has been great I have shared a recipe here and there in the past but lately I’ve been making a point to share my favorites with you more often. I’ve come by it honestly – I’ve started reading more cooking blogs, or sometimes just […]

Disney Junior Dress Up Mondays

Halloween is just around the corner (yes, already!).   Are you prepared yet?  It’s funny, before I had kids I started thinking about Halloween the week before, but now that I’m a mom, Halloween prep starts in September if not earlier. I remember when Elijah (now 7) was 2 and reading online that one of my […]

Bumbleride Flite Natural Edition

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – if you’ve found a product from a brand that you love for your baby, that you rave about to your mom friends, consider that same brand when looking for other items as well.  It’s funny, as much as I try not to be brand-focused (why […]

The School Lunch Conundrum (with giveaway!)

Now that school is in and we’re back to the ‘ol routine, it seems like many of us are already stuck in a lunch time rut.  What do you pack for your kid’s lunch to break away from the bologna sandwich routine?  My son would happily eat a bologna sandwich most days, but there’s got […]

Yo Ho, Mateys Away! Jake and the Never Land Pirates on DVD Sept 27th!

The hugely successful new series on Disney Junior, Jake and the Never Land Pirates, is coming to DVD September 1st – much to the cheers of the shows pre-school age fans. Jake and the Never Land Pirates is cable’s #1 series among Boys 2-5 and is on track to be Disney Channel’s #1 preschool series […]