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Meal Planning

Living the Frugal life {Meal Planning} “What’s for dinner mom?” “So, did you have a plan for dinner at all wifey?” It was these types of comments that drove me bonkers and into a inspiration to get this aspect of our lives structured through, meal planning. Yes the dreaded meal planning. It can be a overwhelming task and almost a bad word in some households but once you get a

Handprint/FootPrint Gift Ideas

So this year is the first year that Mother’s Day is going to be a bit different in my house. This is the first year that Nicole doesn’t have someone other than myself, to help her with making Mother’s Day a little bit more special than any other day. So how do we make the mothers in our lives feel like Mother’s Day is not just any other day? We have

Wellness Show

Find Fuel, Fitness and Fun at the 2015 Wellness Show! I am a total sucker for trade shows, anything that puts a ton of things of interest to me under one roof is a total hit. Even more so when it is something I am passionate about. I work in the wellness field professionally so I am always eager to continue educating my family and I about the benefits of

Grandparents Day, Papa & Livvy

Happy Grandparents Day! National Grandparents Day in Canada began in 1995.  It is celebrated on the second Sunday in September where our neighbours to the south celebrate it on the first Sunday after Labour Day. Nothing beats a grandparent memory, sneaking cookies and sleep overs, being loaded up on sugar and being sent home, listening to stories about “back in the day”.. we all remember our grandparents houses. We at