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Best Netflix Canada Shows for Preschoolers

Best Netflix Canada Shows for Preschoolers #streamteam

We are a huge Netflix family. I tend to watch sci-fi/fantasy shows while my husband watched cartoons such as Family Guy. My daughter, who is 3, loves to choose her own shows on Netflix. The sense of independence she feels when she opens the Netflix app on our iPad is priceless. Here are her favourites and my picks for best Netflix Canada shows for preschoolers.  Paw Patrol Paw Patrol is a 30 minute cartoon about a group of dogs who work together to solve problems. Each dog … [Read More...]

Food

Dinner Rolls

Homemade Dinner Rolls

With the cold weather here (well it's not exactly cold here in Vancouver), soup is on the menu a lot. My family loves fresh dinner rolls to go with our soup, but I don't always have them in house, and I have always been afraid of baking bread at … [Read More...]

Kids

Getting Your Kids in the Kitchen

Getting in the Kitchen with Your Children

One memory I have from my childhood is making cookies with my mom. Sitting on the counter next to the stove stirring the pot of boiling milk, sugar and cocoa powder and then adding in oatmeal and coconut. Now while I realize that sounds really … [Read More...]

Style

Why Your Home Should Have a Family Wall

Why Your Home Should Have a Family Wall

When does a house become a home? When there is a family wall inside. In the midst of all the renovations to the #totsreno house, we've also taken a lot of time to decorate and make the house feel comfortable and our's. Few things make me as … [Read More...]

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living on one income

Living On One Income: How We Make It Work

Living on one income is possible with a little work and planning but believe me it will pay off in the long run. People always ask how we have made ends meet these 9 years that I have been a stay at home mom, so today I am going to share what we have … [Read More...]

Parenting

Is Your Drivetrain Right For You?

When you start the new car shopping process, it can seem overwhelming. Besides cost and financing, other factors come in to play as well. Paramount is comfort and size. If you are tall, perhaps a sub­compact is not for you. If you … [Read More...]

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Accessorize Your Car

Are you a long commuter, short commuter or do you drive your car all day long for work? The answer to that question should make a difference to the type of vehicle you drive and … [Read More...]

Keeping Your Baby Clean

My car is like my other baby. It is the same age as my daughter, and generally stays about as clean as I expect my three ­year ­old to be. While she gets a bath every night, my car is lucky … [Read More...]

Other Uses For Dryer Sheets

Other Uses for Dryer Sheets

While dryer sheets are great for softening your clothes and getting rid of static cling, the job of dryer sheets doesn’t just stop there. Here are some other uses for dryer sheets. Pots and pans … [Read More...]

No Bake Oreo Truffles

No Bake Oreo Truffles

  A great for any party or perfect for a family friendly dessert these No Bake Oreo Truffles will have you begging for more. Ingredients 1 pkg (8 oz.) brick cream cheese, … [Read More...]