Learning To Type All Over Again

So, I have this fear… Fear of failure. It comes with the territory when you are a perfectionist. The next course in my diploma program is Keyboarding. I will be learning how to type correctly. HA! I took keyboarding in high school! I have been typing for years! I type so quickly that some people…

Week Forty One of Project Happy

This is a little bit late in the day. My apologies. But I was actually studying this morning! My happy moments this past week were… … Attending MOPs (Mothers of Preschoolers) both Thursdays and enjoying the company of great friends. … Little Man asking politely to go over to a friend’s house. “Peeass! Mom! [Name…

Transgender Washroom

Ignorance is NOT Bliss

Ignorance is NOT Bliss – Educate Yourself Before You Speak Out The other day I became extremely disappointed in someone. Someone who I used to consider a good friend. Someone I grew up with and who knows everything my family and I have gone through these past number of years. A few days ago my…

Halloween Marshmallow Treats Kelloggs

Halloween Trick or Treats with Kellogg’s

We received a fun package from Kellogg’s in the mail today. This Kellogg’s shipment contained Rice Krispies cereal; assorted candies including jelly beans, chocolates, and jujubes; decorating gel; as well as pumpkin and bat cookie cutters. When I first saw the shipment, I was a wee bit hesitant. I have tried making Rice Krispie treats…

Week Forty of Project Happy: A Special Tweet!

This past week has had its ups and downs like any other but I have had the opportunity to appreciate the happy moments. Here’s to Week 40 of Project Happy! … enjoyed a great Thanksgiving with my parents, my boys, and another family. Especially loved the pumpkin cheesecake my step-mom made. To.Die.For!

The Little Bird Designs: Purse Review

I hadn’t even met my brother’s fiance, Aimee, and already she was making quite an impression on me. My dad and step-mom had gone to Ontario to attend a family wedding. Aimee sent along a shirt she had sewn herself for my parents to bring back for me as a surprise. The shirt, or wrap…

Funkins Review: A Fun Reusable Napkin for Kids

One day my husband decided to try to help me promote my blog. So, he shared one of my current posts on his personal Facebook wall.

A few hours later I received a wonderful email in my inbox. It was from Funkins Founder, Lisa Baumgartner! It turns out that Lisa is married to an old friend of my husbands!

Cascade All-In-One ActionPacs and Dawn Review

When we moved into our current house we were quite excited because we would finally have a dishwasher! No more dish pan hands for me! For the past couple of years we have been using liquid soap for our dishwasher. And I have to say I have been pretty disappointed in some of the soaps…