Canadian Tire Jumpstart Pedal For Kids Contest


As I watch my kids play outside with their soccer ball it strikes me how such a simple activity gives they so much. They learn coordination, how to work as a team, and get active – which in today’s world is a challenging thing sometimes. While my kids aren’t in team sports as of yet, it’s something that… 

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Jumpstart Pedal for Kids Twitter Party! #JSPedal2014

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/ You know I love a good twitter party and there’s no party like a Canadian Tire Jumpstart party! Growing up disadvantaged I wasn’t always able to participate in all the sporting activities that I would have liked. Thanks to the support of the Canadian Tire Jumpstart program those kids can get help getting involved… 

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Ham and Carrot Asian Noodles #DinnerIn15


With school almost back in session and busier than ever after school schedules, being able to get dinner ready and on the table in 15 minutes or less has become that much more important. There is always that balance between what my kids will eat and enjoy, and what is healthy. This dish is a… 

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There are all kinds family friendly activities that are enjoyed with kids over the summer but  some activities are much more fun with a crowd. Summer concerts are one of those things, and there aren’t many concerts that elicit squeals of excitement from hoards of preteens more than Family Channel’s Big Ticket Summer Concert. This concert is a trifecta… 

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Mom’s Going Back Too. Get Back To School Ready With Hilroy.

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Mom’s going back to school too, and if you think school supplies are reserved for students think again. Mom needs pens, paper, notebooks and more to keep track of all the goings-on during the school year. But of course we can’t forget the kids in all this back to school prep. If you have a… 

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Win 2 Tickets, With Meet and Greet, to Katy Perry Prismatic World Tour in Edmonton, Alberta!

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I’m headed to Rexall Place next Monday to catch Katy Perry’s Prismatic World Tour with COVERGIRL and I’d love to bring some of my friends along with me! Enter a FLASH GIVEAWAY!!! Not only that but my gang of Katy Kats will have a chance to get up close with Katy Perry with a meet and… 

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Tenderflake Puff Pastry Pockets – Back To School Lunches Made Easy


My kids head back to school in one week and I am already starting to think ahead to easy lunch menu items that nourish as well as please the taste buds. No small feat when your kids have vastly different ideas about what makes up a tasty meal. Enter the Tenderflake Puff Pastry Pocket. They… 

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Bell Aliant Backpacks for Kids Program Aims to Fill 12,000 Backpacks


It’s that time of year again. If you have kids, chances are you are like me and  busy helping them decide which books, binders and pencils should be filling their backpacks. The sad reality for many though is that what kind of binder they should get isn’t even a question they can ask themselves. Their choices are the difficult ones between… 

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Transformer Age of Extinction


Transformers, more then meets the eye. I bet you just heard that in your head in a slightly robotic voice didn’t you? We have been long time fans of Transformers and thoroughly enjoyed the newest movie, Age of Extinction. Probably even more so because it was a rare date night for my husband and I. My personal… 

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