Victoria Day Weekend in Toronto 2018 May 19-21

Victoria Day Weekend in Toronto

It is Saturday morning on this Victoria Day weekend in Toronto. While most are watching the Royal Wedding, I am planning our weekend. Today is a bit rainy and we hadn’t really made plans, so we are just staying close to our home. Sunday and Monday we will be tourists in Toronto making new memories on the unofficial start of summer. Victoria Day Weekend in Toronto Ontario Place – It’s On This Summer This weekend kicks off a summer of fun at Ontario Place and we will be joining in. … Continue reading

Mothers Day Gift Ideas for Last Minute Shoppers

Mothers Day Gift Ideas

Mothers Day isn’t always a good time for those of us who have lost our moms. I celebrate with my daughter, she enjoys pampering me with love. She likes to create drawings and other crafty items that she creates with her dad. There are only a few more days to pick up a  gift if you haven’t already. Below you will find a list of Mothers Day gift ideas to help you out. This post contains affiliate links. If you click on one of the product links and make a purchase, I’ll receive compensation. Mothers … Continue reading

How to Prepare a Balcony Garden – Container Gardening

How to Prepare a Balcony Garden

Spring is here and it is time to head outside and prepare for the gardening season. I enjoy the time I spend each spring fixing up my balcony garden. There are rules that I am required to follow for using my balcony and this can sometimes leave me with limited ideas. We aren’t allowed BBQ’s or hanging baskets (although many break the rules) and definitely no drilling into the walls. Being 17 floors up, I would hate to see my beautiful flowers fly off on a windy day. This post contains … Continue reading

Great Ways to Organize Your Kitchen

Organize Your Kitchen

Small kitchens can present you with many obstacles for several different reasons. Combining small appliances with cramped counter spaces often means you are left with little to no storage solutions. This becomes even more difficult if you are renting your home as you can’t make any major changes. Things can start to look rather dim when looking to organize your kitchen Thankfully though, with a little hard work and creativity, you can turn your little kitchen into a stylishly organized space with several different storage solutions. There are several ways to … Continue reading

Seriously Good Freezer Meals by Karrie Truman – A Time Saver

Seriously Good Freezer Meals

I received Seriously Good Freezer Meals free of charge from Robert Rose Publishing for review purposes on this blog. No other compensation has been received or implied for this post. All opinions are my own as usual. We all want to save time in the kitchen during the week so we can spend more time with our families. I have been doing small little freezer meals so dinner time is done quicker and easier, that’s the reason I bought a freezer. I need to spend more time making different meals to … Continue reading

Easy Hacks That Will Help Build New Habits

Build New Habits

Creating new habits isn’t easy. Here are a few easy hacks that will help you build new habits. Use them until you’ve incorporated the new habit and don’t need them anymore. Easy Hacks That Will Help Build New Habits Add it to your Calendar Sometimes we forget to do that new thing we were trying. Maybe we forget that we’re supposed to for breakfast instead of a stack of waffles, or that we need to get that daily walk in. Schedule your new habits or make them part of your … Continue reading