Recipes

Smarties Cookies

Smarties Cookies   My kids have been asking me several times to bake Smarties Cookies, unfortunately I never had a chance to bake it for them. To redeem myself from a long forgotten promise, I took my kids shopping to Bulk Barn to buy some Smarties. I love Bulk Barn and the selection they offer. […]

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Kid's Craft

Mini Pizzas for Picky Eaters

  Both my kids are picky when it comes to eating, which leaves me with very few choices to work with.  I have tried a variety of options and often the lunchboxes come home untouched. On the brink of despair, I asked my kids what they would really like to eat?  Their answer was, “Pizza!”. Of […]

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A Thoughtful Gift for Grandma

  My husband and I are very lucky to have our parents help us with our kids. During summer holidays, spring breaks and any other day that our kids are off school, both our parents help us with baby-sitting. The kids love the opportunity to spend time with their grandparents, having sleepovers and getting spoiled.

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Healthy Options

Natural Ways To Flavour Water

  Water is one of the healthiest ways to nourish your body. If paired with neutral ingredients, its healthy power doubles! Lately, I have been feeling very health conscious. I have always been aware about healthy habits, but now I view healthy habits from a different perspective.

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Local Kid Friendly Campsites in BC

When planning Camping trips,  kids friendly campsites becomes the first priority to look for. This will be the fifth year camping with my family.  I would not yet call myself an experienced camper, but somewhat seasoned. Growing up, my parents were never into anything outdoorsy, the most outdoor involvement we were exposed to was a simple picnic […]

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Hair Accessories

DIY hair accessory for summer Summer is a season for celebration. I love summer, not so much for the heat, but for the beautiful outdoor living, dazzling flowers and the ability to dress up light for a change. It is one of my most favourite seasons of the year. Summer is usually the time to […]

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Soups

Healthy Yellow Lentil Soup

A perfect bowl of healthy and nutritious soup for any time of the day Yellow lentil soup ( also known as split mung beans or mung dal) Lentils are healthy and  beneficial in many ways. It is vegan friendly.  They are packed with nutrients that are good for you, such as potassium, calcium, zinc, vitamin K, […]

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Recipes

The Perfect Oatmeal Breakfast

There is nothing more wonderful then having a perfectly cooked oatmeal in a cup! Oatmeal is one of my most favourite option for breakfast. Despite our hectic mornings, I always make sure we are having a complete breakfast before we leave home. I usually buy one box of instant oatmeal (I love peach flavour the most) and […]

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Desserts

How to Bake Cream Rolls Shells

Cream rolls are universal. The oversized flaky shell, buttery cream filling, and sugar-dusted top, a taste familiar to many. As a child I remember these extremely over sized cream rolls, my mom would buy from the bakery that was close to our house. I clearly recall asking my mom each time if I could have two, and her answer was always, […]

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DIY and Crafts

Decorating and Colouring Beautiful Easter Eggs

  Every year when Easter comes around, I love colouring and decorating eggs.  My kids and I have lots of fun creating all sorts of designs and we basically go crazy and overboard with glue and glitter! In some countries where the New Year is celebrated on the first day of Spring, colouring eggs, throwing […]

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