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Your Word of the Year is…

Many people look to the new year as a clean slate. This will be the year I am happy, healthy, in shape, successful….insert your favourite positive adjective here. We start off on January 1st with the best of intentions, but so often we slip back into old habits, and our resolutions fail. I’ve got your […]

Faith Fridays

Faith Fridays – Back to School

It’s the end of the first week of school for my kids, and we are settling in nicely to our routine again. Things are a little different this year as I now have 3 out of my 4 kids in school. My precious little 4 year old started Junior Kindergarten this year! She is so […]

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Summer Vacation Reflections

It’s the last day of summer vacation for us. I count today as the last day, since on the weekends my husband doesn’t work, so I’m not doing all the parenting all day by myself and it’s a little easier. School starts back on Tuesday, and we are all excited! Excited for routine and schedules, […]

Product Feature

Product Feature – No Pong

Ok, a new little once and a while series that I’m going to be doing, is sharing a great product that I have discovered. I often come across great products, frugal or otherwise, that become a part of my daily life, and maybe you will like them too! First up is an anti odourant! Yes […]

Faith Fridays

Dynamic Women, Holy Week & What You Can Do to Help

I feel like I often fall short when it comes to posting about significant Catholic Days and celebrations. It’s not that I am shying away from my Faith or fear exposing us as devout Catholics, it’s that we are so busy preparing for such days, that I often don’t have time to sit down and […]

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Faith Fridays – Life is the test, and our Catholic Teachers help our kids ace it!

My children recently brought home their report cards. Before even looking at them, my son said that his teacher told the class that the Learning Skills and Work Habits section was more important than the actual letter grade. He continued to say that maybe you don’t know how to multiply right now, but the important […]

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Let the Little Ones Cook – 6 tips to help get your kids in the kitchen

I never used to let my kids help me cook or bake. I love cooking and baking so much, but the idea of letting them help, really stressed me out. The kitchen was MY space. The only “me time” I would get. Letting them in felt like it was taking something away from me. Plus, […]

Faith Fridays

Faith Fridays – Give Thanks

Still trying to think of a New Years Resolution? We often try to start out the new year on the right foot; eating healthy, exercising, de-cluttering and organizing. But so often we over look whats on the inside, like working on our attitude, trying to stay positive, and taking care of our soul. I’ve seen […]

Faith Fridays

Faith Fridays – Blessings From School

As much as we’d like to think we are the biggest influence on our children, their teachers play a huge role. After all, they are the ones with our children all day long. As a devout Catholic family, we wanted to make sure the core values we teach at home were part of our children’s […]

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