If You Were a Tourist in Your City #Travel

There are many things I love about London, Ontario. Most of them start and end with children. We moved here when I got a job offer at the London Free Press and then we adopted our children and we became a family. And when we became a family here I started exploring all of the […]

5 Frugal Mother’s Day Gifts Your Mom Will Love

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5 Frugal Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Mother’s Day is the day to show mom how much she means to you. Although your heart wishes you can give her anything she desires, your pockets may not agree. How can you give your mom something nice while being frugal? These 5 frugal Mother’s Day gifts are just […]

Mother’s Day Word Search Printable Activity Sheet

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If you hang around here often then you know that I like to share printables around special occasions. With Mother’s Day coming up I figured it would be a great time to share some love through a Mother’s Day Word Search. Dads: print this off and your kids can do them with Mom, or they can […]

Easy DIY Mother’s Day Gifts That Mom Will Love

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Easy DIY Mother’s Day Gifts that Mom Will Love Mother’s Day is fast approaching. Have you thought about what you might like to give her to show you care? Most people opt for gift cards, flowers, or store bought cards. Those are all great choices, but why not give mom a handmade gift this year? […]

Amazon Pinterest Blast On Line Giveaways

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  Every so often I think it’s fun to offer a giveaway and generate some potential luck here too. Who doesn’t occasionally like to enter a giveaway? I sure do. What do you think? More giveaways or fewer giveaways? Do you enter on line giveaways or not? What would you like to see here? Makobi […]

Raising Savvy, Digital Kids Also Means Teaching Responsible E-cycling #Ecycle

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This post is part of the YummyMummyClub.ca and Ontario Electronic Stewardship #Ecycle sponsored program. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. This post reflects my personal opinion about the information provided by the sponsors. My kids are growing up to be savvy little digital consumers. In fact, you could call us gadget girls […]

My Explorer – Kennedy Space Center #Travel #WordlessWednesday

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It was almost four years ago now when we travelled to Florida for my oldest daughter’s tenth birthday. We wanted, or needed, a vacation at end of the school year, which is always challenging when you have children with special needs. But this time we planned something different. Ten felt like a huge occasion and […]

The Most Meaningful Mothers Day Gifts #WorldVisionGifts

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Mother’s Day is not a day I take lightly. I am a Mom because of a gift from someone brave and caring. Two different birth Moms gave us the gift of both of our girls. We are adoptive parents and might never have been parents without someone else’s sacrifice and brilliant gift. I am always […]

Pizza Lessons and a Pizza Coloring Page Printable

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Do your kids think pizza is a food group? Mine seem to believe that. My youngest could exist on pizza and peanut butter, but not together. I don’t mind pizza, for several reasons. It’s a food everyone loves. It is relatively healthy and you can change it up to be just about anything you want. […]