Free Disney Pumpkin Carving Templates #Halloween

Minnie Mouse Pumpkin template

If you haven’t done your pumpkin carving yet here are a couple of beautiful free Disney pumpkin carving templates you can use. Just download the picture and print it out. Or right click and save. I give you permission just this one time. You might need to make the picture larger on your computer. Follow [...]

The Importance of Uniforms In Sports #TMMWVC #WorldVisionGifts


At first glance this field seems pretty unremarkable. But first glances can be deceiving. This is a field built with love, sweat, volunteer hours and some financial investment from Canadian donations. This is another tangible space made real and safe for children, because of the help of World Vision Canada. This is a field of [...]

Happy Halloween #WordlessWednesday

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween to all the ghosts and goblins out there! Wondering what the cool costume will be this year? Me too. I think there will again be many Marios. At our house we have one costume we are making tonight and one that was bought ready made. I knew youngest daughter really had her heart [...]

Mabel’s Labels Stocking Stuffer Combos for Christmas

 This post contains affiliate links. If you order anything from the links I will get a small percentage of the profit. My family are massive fans of Mabel. We take her everywhere. We always have done so. From the minute the kids hit preschool and needed some help “remembering” their belongings, we had Mabel’s Labels [...]

Weight Watchers Salted Caramel Brownie Bliss

Mid-day snacks

I am all out of these scrumptious Weight Watchers Salted Caramel Brownie Bliss treats. Which is a total drag, because this will eventually impact my bottom line. (Pun fully intended) See I blog, as you might be aware, and that means endless periods of writing and staring at computer while sitting on my derriere. I [...]

100 Tiny Little Land Mines Of Grief


There are days you brace for knowing full well you may feel her absence keenly. Those days are difficult enough. But it’s the 100 tiny little land mines of grief that hit erupt unexpectedly shattering your heart that are the most difficult because you are often surrounded by them all day every day. These are [...]

Tommee Tippee Gingerbread Collection

Tommee Tippee Gingerbread Collection

  Baby’s first Christmas is a time of special magic. Babies bring hope and wonder to the world just by their presence, and depending on their age, they help us see this season with new and excited eyes. My oldest daughter Sunshine was ten months old at her first Christmas—old enough to taste the mashed [...]

Best Halloween Rice Krispies Treats #RiceKrispiesHalloween


  It’s the spookiest time of year and my kids love to bake so the other day we decided to see what we could come up with by combining Halloween and Rice Krispies treats. I mean who doesn’t love Rice Krispies treats? They couldn’t be simpler. But for this batch of Halloween Rice Krispies treats [...]

Halloween Mantel Ideas


  This is the first year we have ever had a fireplace in our home. In our old house we had some lovely spaces, but no fireplace. I never thought I cared. Now in our new house we have a fireplace in the living room. It has a mantel and is a focal point for [...]

Barbie Amaze Chase #Giveaway


  Some days I am still certain that Barbies might be hatching a plot to take over my house. My one daughter has been collecting Barbies since she was two. I have written about that often here. In fact my daughter’s love of Barbies is well documented. But what about my Barbie beginnings? Well, I [...]