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HalfMoon_Resort_Sunset
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Half Moon Resort, Jamaica

It’s taken me an awfully long time to write about Half Moon Resort, Jamaica. It’s like part of me wanted to hold it inside because once it’s out there, it’s gone. This property is by far the most wonderful family destination I ...
 
Travel
 
Bocas del Toro Panama
Bocas del Toro Panama
Bocas del Toro Panama

A Catamaran in Bocas del Toro Panama

It’s one of those things you strive to do as a vacation, and yet so elusive that few manage. Sailing for a week on a catamaran in Bocas del Toro Panama with four cabins, a captain and a first mate was the pinnacle of relaxation...
 
Pregnancy
 
Top Baby Names in Canada 2014
Top Baby Names in Canada 2014
Top Baby Names in Canada 2014

Top Baby Names in Canada 2014

Every year, we feature the top girls and boys’ baby names across Canada, and this year certainly didn’t disappoint! We use lists put forth by Vital Statistics departments from across Canada’s provinces and ter...

 
Contests
 
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katy-perry
katy-perry

Tips for Out on the Town Makeup (with Giveaway!)

To get you ready for an evening out on the town, look no further, COVERGIRL and Olay are here to help you achieve that star look so you steal the spotlight. To help start the night off right, prep with Olay’s newly enhanced Tot...
 
Shopping Reviews
 
My Yellow Baloon
My Yellow Baloon
My Yellow Baloon

My Yellow Baloon

There has been a lot of crappy sadness in the news this week, month and year. It’s no secret that our children are directly or indirectly exposed to and aware of life’s most difficult occurrences, and in their true curious natu...
 
Contests
 
12 Easy School Lunches
12 Easy School Lunches
12 Easy School Lunches

12 Easy School Lunches the Kids Will Actually Eat

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post for Life Science Nutritionals and we’ve also come up with some amazing easy school lunches! We’re almost there – the home stretch towards summer. It’s the time of year where once-nutritious ...

 
Recipes
 
Savoury School Lunch Muffins
Savoury School Lunch Muffins
Savoury School Lunch Muffins

Savoury School Lunch Muffins

These savoury school lunch muffins can be made in batches and kept in the freezer. You can swap out your child’s favourite cheese and meat. 2 cups flour 3/4 cup grated cheese 1/2 cup finely diced ham or sausage 1 red pepp...
 
Recipes
 
Moroccan Chicken Salad
Moroccan Chicken Salad
Moroccan Chicken Salad

Moroccan Chicken Couscous

This Moroccan Chicken Couscous is perfect for a school lunch. Served hot or cold, my kids adore every bite. 50g pine nuts (leave out if your school has nut allergies) 500g chicken breast or thigh fillet, cut into 2cm dice 1/4 c...