TEN Free Places to Fish for Family Fishing Week in Ontario #travel

free family fishing

Looking for something to do this weekend that’s friendly on the family budget and enjoyable for everyone? Well, I have just the ticket. Whether you’re an experienced angler or brand new to fishing, or really just dead awful like me (oh I try anyways, don’t worry) there are many opportunities to get out and fish […]

Read Your Nutrition Labels #FocusontheFacts

read nutrition labels

Reading nutrition labels is something I am hot and cold at. I tend to remember for a significant period of time and then life gets busy and I race through the grocery store just to get home. I mean let’s be completely honest here – grocery shopping is FAR FROM SEXY. In fact it’s like […]

July the 4th Red White and Blue Star Cupcakes

star cupcakes

This little treat is for my American readers. I found this adorable recipe idea and couldn’t wait to see if I could make these Red, White, and Blue, Star Cupcakes. How fun are these for any summer picnic event? They’d be perfect, of course, for your July 4th celebration. But they’d be just as fun […]

Next Issue Canada – Get Your Magazine Fix #NextIssueCA

Magazines And Newspaper Media Press In Indoor Newspaper Stand.

I love magazines. I love to read magazines. I love to write for magazines. It’s a love/love relationship. That’s why I’m excited about Next Issue Canada. Next Issue Canada lets me get my magazine fix without lugging around a massive stack of heavy magazines. I love that, because, frankly, my shoulder gets tired! Next Issue […]

Canada Day Matching Game Printable #CanadaDay

Canada Day

Canada Day is next week. Hard to believe it’s this far into the year. I have been running some free Canada Day printables here this week. I know that the kids are home and some of you will be looking for extra activities to keep them busy so hopefully some of these help a bit. […]

Canada Day Fill Ins Printable

Canada Day

Happy Canada Day!! Hope you have a moment to enjoy this day in this beautiful country. It was a soggy weekend here so I am hoping that Canada Day offers us something a bit more seasonal. Some hot sunny weather would be in order right about now. Do you have plans to celebrate? Are you […]

Celebrate With Banana Splits And Gay Lea Whipped Cream #GayLeaMom


It’s summer time and there are so many reasons to celebrate. In fact, I counted ten. Ten Reasons to Celebrate Summer: First, school is out. WOOT! Woot!! That makes this Mom happy. Second, summer weather, HELLO! Yes, please, bring it on. Barbecue season is number three on my list of awesome reasons to celebrate! Fourth, […]

Canada Day Maze Printable Solution

Canada Day Maze Solution

Yesterday I posted a Canada Day Maze Printable. I mentioned then that I would follow that up with a solution page so that you could figure out the route to the Canadian flag in the event that anyone has difficulty solving the puzzle. The solution is at top and also in the PDF link below […]

Canada Day Maze Printable

Canada Day Maze

Are they crying “I’m bored” yet? This Canada Day Maze printable will help. When school lets out it’s inevitable that at some point the kids will begin to miss the constant activity and classmates. But there are a few easy ways to keep them occupied just long enough to get them through that nasty period […]