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Remembrance Day

Please take time out today to remember those who fought, those who are still fighting and those who have died for our freedom. My grandpa went overseas during World War II.  If he hadn’t returned home, I would not be alive today.  Every day I appreciate the sacrifices he made for me, his family, and…

Social Etiquette Pass The Salt Manners

Social Etiquette: Pass The Salt

Last night my youngest Little Man and I went out for supper with my dad and step-mom. My dad is not really technology inclined. He still owns a flip cell phone people! And he has no desire to go the smart phone route. He calls me every once in a while with an inquiry on how…

Blissdom

Blissdom Canada 2014

Honestly, I did not think I was going to make it to the Blissdom Canada conference this year. I kept telling people that I was not going. There was no way it was going to happen this year. It was too darn expensive. But then I received a wee bit of encouragement from Jennifer, a few gentle…

iPad Mini

My Son Bought His Own iPad

My oldest son, Big Boy, is eight years old and has saved up his birthday and Christmas money for the past couple of years to be able to buy his own iPad. He has patiently awaited for this day and is super eager to get his iPad. But Mommy has been really reluctant to go…

LEGO Play Book Challenge

As a kid I absolutely loved playing with LEGO. It was a great way to pass the time and to let my imagination take over. DK has recently released a new book called LEGO Play Book. Inside the new publication LEGO fans will find hundreds of ideas on what to create with their brick collections.

Boogie Board Original

Boogie Board Review

Back in about 2008 when researching green ideas for our local Kinette club I unexpectedly came across the Boogie Board. And not the kind of Boogie Board you are thinking.

We Scare Hunger Campaign

In one of the blogging groups I belong to a plea was made by Call Me Hannah’s mom to join in on the Free The Children’s We Scare Hunger Campaign.

I immediately went to the website to take a look at what We Scare Hunger is all about.