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Pantene Dry Defy
Pantene Dry Defy
Pantene Dry Defy

Spring Beauty Boost Giveaway

Disclosure: I am a P&Gmom/mamanP&G. As part of my affiliation with this group I receive products and special access to P&G events and opportunities. The opinions on this blog are my own. With winter winding down and...
 
Contests
 
HE Turbo
HE Turbo
HE Turbo

Tide HE Turbo Giveaway

Disclosure: I am a P&Gmom/mamanP&G. As part of my affiliation with this group I receive products and special access to P&G events and opportunities. The opinions on this blog are my own. Did you know many Canadians ...
 
Kids
 
Fickle Picky Eaters
Fickle Picky Eaters
Fickle Picky Eaters

Dealing with Fickle Picky Eaters

One day they like mustard and the next, it’s only BBQ sauce. And while one kid loves gnocci the other will only eat pasta. Sandwiches with cheese are gross but macaroni and cheese is a favourite. Smoothies aren’t real food, but...

 
Travel
 
Beaches Turks and Caicos A-Z
Beaches Turks and Caicos A-Z
Beaches Turks and Caicos A-Z

Beaches Turks and Caicos A to Z

Great travel writers often begin with exceptional words, listing descriptors from A-Z about the place and experience. After hearing from Lavinia Spalding, author of Writing Away at the ROAR Retreat in Costa Rica, I attended Soc...
 
Recipes
 
Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs
Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs
Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

Natural Easter Egg Dyes

There’s something about Easter egg waste and chemical dyes that makes me squirm. Of course there are store-bought non-toxic natural Easter Egg dyes out there, but we set out to discover our own from ingredients in the fri...
 
Kids
 
Non-Newtonian Fluid Experiment
Non-Newtonian Fluid Experiment
Non-Newtonian Fluid Experiment

Non-Newtonian Fluid Experiment

What will happen when you mix a liquid with a solid? Hmmmm. Not only will this little non-Newtonian fluid experiment to teach a bunch of scientific principles, but it will keep the kids busy for hours and clean up is easy if yo...

 
Kids
 
Science Stream
Science Stream
Science Stream

Coasting on the Science Stream

It’s that time of year when cherry blossoms pop out and science fair projects are top-of-mind. You might be travelling for March Break and getting questions about volcanic sand or downloading the latest star-gazing app to...
 
Recipes
 
Chocolate Garden Cups
Chocolate Garden Cups
Chocolate Garden Cups

Chocolate Garden Cups

These Chocolate Garden Cups offer the perfect combination of crunchy and smooth, and they are packed with nutrients. Just make sure you have the face wipes handy!! Serves: 2 Adorable and fun to make with the family, these Choco...