Heartland – A Canadian TV Show -Season 11 Returns Sept.24, 2017

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There are many Canadian shows that don’t grab my attention, however last week while searching Netflix for a new TV Show to watch, I came across Heartland. I had seen it go by on previous searches but always passed it by. Well, I decided to check it out with my 5-year-old daughter and that was 2 years ago. We are now big fans and it has given my daughter a love for horses. Heartland is a Canadian Television show filmed in High River, Alberta. The series is based on the Heartland books … Continue reading

Popsicle Stick Monsters – Halloween Crafting with Kids

Over the past few months, my husband has joined in on creating projects out of popsicle sticks.  He has made numerous items for our daughter’s Barbies and he even created a guitar. Since fall is just around the corner and our daughter loves to decorate for all holidays, he decided to do some popsicle stick monsters for with our daughter. Our daughter scares easy and sometimes will have nightmares. We have been trying to find fun things to do or create that will show her that these monsters are not … Continue reading

Clay Pot Turkey – Easy Fall Crafts

When I get into a creative mood, I love to create with clay pots and usually do up wind chimes or snowmen. This time around I wanted to create something for Thanksgiving to use as part of a centrepiece. I decided on a clay pot turkey. I wanted to add in some fall colours for my decor to leave up until it is time to decorate for Christmas. Clay Pot Turkey Materials Used Clay pot – size of your choice paint and brushes – I used a light brown artificial … Continue reading

Walking – A Low Impact Exercise for Beginner Fitness

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If you haven’t exercised in a while like me, or are looking for something easy you can do every single day give walking a try. It’s the perfect low impact exercise. It’s easy to do, no matter what your fitness level is at and no special equipment is required. This is just the right season for me to begin walking again. It is cool and refreshing outside and I won’t over heat. I use to do quite a bit of walking. I miss it. It is time to get back … Continue reading

911 Movie Prize Pack and Signed Poster Giveaway #Remember911

911 Movie

September 11, 2001, is a day that is etched into everyone’s memory. A day no one will forget. I worked in an office building on the 13th floor, the CN Tower was next door. When the news of the disaster at the World Trade Center traveled through the building, we were all in shock, frightened for what was happening and scared that it could happen to us with a tall building so close. No one stood near a window, we gathered in the middle away from all windows and waited … Continue reading

Winter Garden Prep – Tips to Winterize your Garden

Winter Garden Prep

Summer is almost over and soon the new season will be upon us. Weeding, watering and spending time in the garden will be over if you live in a cool climate like me. Most of what needs to be completed is a matter of cleaning up and covering up the garden. Many of my herbs will be brought inside and I am hopeful they will survive until springtime. Below you will find some ideas to help with winter garden prep. Winter Garden Prep I container garden so my winter prep will … Continue reading