Dear Santa – A Mom’s Christmas Wishlist for REAL

Mom's Christmas Wishlist

Dear Santa, This is a mom’s Christmas wishlist. I am sure you know my name by now. The elf on the shelf has probably had some interesting things to report. Yes, I said fuck yesterday and yes, my kids heard me, but I have been such a fucking good girl this year that small detail…

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How to Help Your Family to Cut Down on Screen time

Screen time

In this day and age, setting limits on screen time and sticking to them, can be one of the biggest challenges parents face. Not only are our children becoming more enthralled with screens, but we, as parents have a hard time keeping our own media habits and mobile use in check. It is important that…

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10 Reasons My New Years Resolutions are BULLSHIT

Years Resolutions

OK. I said it. My new years resolutions are complete and utter BULLSHIT. I mean I make the same stupid new years resolutions every single cot damned year. Every single stupid mediocre, common resolution that you can think of… I have resolved to do it one year or the other.  My Previous Garbage New Years Resolutions …

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Unwind with Netflix After a Long Busy Day

Our family loves nothing more than relaxing together after a long day of work, school or play. How do we unwind? Well of course with a great meal, some awesome conversation and then… Netflix.  We love to sit down together and cuddle with Netflix. The kids always go get their Jammies on and we have…

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Top Tips for Fabulous Family Photos

Family Photos

That dreaded family photo, for many families having a photo taken of every individual in the family unit can be a tedious task. Little John doesn’t want to sit still, while Lucy is ready and smiling awaiting the snap of the camera. Amidst all this, you have the adults trying to look happy even with…

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Family Day Monday Funday Linky Party- February 15th

Welcome back to our Monday Funday Linky Party! Today is Family day so I hope you are all spending your time having a great time with the ones you love. Yesterday was Valentine’s day and we celebrated by making the kids a nice dinner, setting the table, letting them get all dressed up in their…

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Dear Family, The House Doesn’t Clean Itself

Dear Family, I have news for you. BIG NEWS! You won’t believe it. Are you ready?  The house doesn’t clean itself.  There. I said it! We are not the owners of a fancy self cleaning house, although that does sound spectacular. Wait, what? You don’t believe me?  Dear Family, Listen to me, that porcelain throne…

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5 Free Activities to Bond with Your Kids

Bonding with our Children is so important. Just sitting back and enjoying our Children is incredibly important! Doing fun and exciting things doesn’t always have to cost mass amounts of money, and it doesn’t mean we even have to leave our own homes. Winter is on it’s way, so why not find some great free…

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Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

It’s fall! Do you know what that means? Thanksgiving is soon! I love Thanksgiving. It’s such a great time to get together with friends and family and give thanks for all that you have in life. On top of all the awesome lovey dovey stuff, there is also a whole lot of food. Yes FOOD,…

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Cheap or Free Fall Family Activities

Fall is fast approaching and there are so many things you can do to enjoy it. Fall is one of my favorite seasons in fact, I love being able to put on a nice warm sweater and sip a warm tea as the cool air breezes through the house. The colourful leaves on the trees,…

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How to eat Healthier and Make Better Food Choices

If you are looking for ways to eat healthier and stay on track, don’t worry about big, overwhelming changes. Start with some simple changes. Here are eight tips to help you get going on the road to healthy eating, eat healthier today with these tips.    8 Ways to Eat Healthier and Make Better Food…

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