The kids and I made these as a Holiday gifts for their teachers this year. They are “Mini Campfires” To enjoy on a cold winter day. This activity was a great family time activity, where the kids got to help create the gifts they were giving to their teachers, and we got to spend time [...]
The holidays are quickly approaching and what better way to share the holidays than with sweet treats,family and friends.
These ultimate chocolate chip cookies are guaranteed to spread some holiday cheer.
Wrap them up as gifts or have them out at holiday parties to share with your guests!
4 Cups all purpose flour
2 Teaspoons baking soda
2 Teaspoons salt
We’re half way through the summer, and the August Civic long weekend is here!
We’ve had some great weather this year in Toronto, unpredictable at times, but for the most part, it’s been perfect for backyard grilling. If you are looking for a new bbq recipe to try this weekend, and the standard hot dogs and [...]
On my recent quest to get healthier I have been looking for realistic ways to reduce the amount of wheat (gluten) in mine and my family’s diet. I received a Quinoa recipe book for Christmas and have been testing a few recipes from it over the last couple of months. I came across one that I think [...]
Well, it is that time of year again when we start to hustle around to finish all of our Christmas shopping and planning festive get-to- togethers with family and friends. With all the craziness of the holidays, it is nice to have some down time, and what better way than to relax next to a [...]
Christmas is my favourite holiday, and my favourite time of year. There’s nothing like looking forward to the first weekend of December to have that fam-jam sesh to classic Christmas songs while putting up the tree.
There’s just so much to look forward to during the month of December! Although I love it all, my favourites [...]
This coming weekend marks the first long weekend of Summer, and for us Canadians means; BBQ season is official!
Patio and backyard season parties will be in full force this weekend;or you may even be out camping in the woods, so for this week’s entry we thought we would share with you the tips and tricks [...]
Sunday May 13th marks the day of appreciation for Mother’s and we encourage you to get out and spend time with your mom to show her how much you care. While flowers are always appreciated, there is nothing worth more than memories you build and share together, so this year aim to do something with [...]
I am a strong believer in having my kids join me in the kitchen, whether it is to help make a simple snack or for an all day bake off.
All 3 of my kids who range in age from 5-14 years have learned so much from being little helpers in the kitchen. I have [...]