Sharing Memories with AdoramaPix Photo Books

adoramapix photo books

When you have kids, you always seem to be taking endless photos of those special and not so special moments. Capturing those moments can leave us with thousands of photos. Mostly, photos are just stored on our phones or computers because we have just too many to print off.  AdoramaPix Photo Books are an easy solution for sharing those special pictures. AdoramaPix Photo Books Finding the right photos for was the easy part, putting them into a book was the hard part. Photo Book Features 5 different covers 18  sizes 1714 … Continue reading

Haunted Ontario – Spooked by Ghosts


Halloween is just around the corner, what would be more fun than checking out a real haunted house or building near you in Haunted Ontario spots. Have you ever seen a ghost or visited a place that is known to have ghosts or spirits? While I haven’t been to any spooky places, I have heard ghosts, whispering in the night, at a house that I was told had spirits. While I was a bit skeptical about sleeping in a house that possibly has some sort of spirit floating around, never … Continue reading

Haunted Walks Ottawa – Ghosts and Gallows – Carleton Jail

Haunted Walks - Carleton Jail

In April, I  was in Ottawa attending the BConnected Conference.  While the conference didn’t officially start until Saturday, a fun Friday was planned for those attendees who arrived on Friday. We had a choice of 2 different Haunted Walks, Ghosts and Gallows or Time Travel Trail Adventure with Ottawa Tourism. I choose to take the Ghosts and Gallows Walk that took us to the Carleton Jail. Although I had not been on a Haunted Walk, I have wanted to for some time. Excitement and nervousness took over. The wait for this creepy … Continue reading

Halloween Web Wreath

Web Wreath

This Halloween I decided to go with a spider theme, not sure why, since I don’t like spiders. When there are spiders, there are usually webs. Deciding to make a web wreath to go with the spiders created last week, was the perfect choice. I have a bin full of yarn and a cupboard full of supplies that I want to use up before replenishing my supplies. I have decided to begin some weekly projects, to do just that, starting with the yarn. Oh and I volunteered my husband to … Continue reading

Yarn Halloween Spiders – Party Decorations

Halloween Spiders

I love to decorate for the every holiday. Halloween is coming up so I am creating some home and party decorations. They will be hung around our apartment up until Halloween. I have a bin full of yarn that I would like to use up so I can buy some fresh colours. I will be making Halloween spiders, I don;t know why I choose them since they freak me out. Halloween Spiders Supplies Needed: styrofoam balls – the size of your choice black or purple yarn 4 black or purple pipe … Continue reading

Toilet Paper Roll Monsters – Halloween Craft for Kids


I always have toilet paper rolls stored in the craft cupboard. When it comes to seasonal and easy crafts for kids, these work great. Halloween is just around the corner so I decided to make toilet paper roll monsters with my daughter. She has been home sick for  days, so this was the perfect opportunity. Toilet Paper Roll Monsters Materials needed: toilet paper rolls yarn googly eyes coloured paper glue feathers (optional) How to Assemble: Cover the toilet paper roll in glue and begin wrapping yarn around the roll, holding … Continue reading