Raising a Child in the World of Blogging

How can I find balance between raising my daughter, and trying to do the things I need to do (prepare meals, laundry, housework) and the things I like to do (read blogs, enter giveaways, hunt coupons). I didn’t think it would be a breeze, a little windy maybe, but I see a hurricane brewing..lol I have playtime, tv time and learning time for my daughter, so I feel after awhile of one activity it is my turn to sit back and do my thing while she plays. Yeah right, what … Continue reading

Speeding Cars and the Front Yard Fence

Our front yard is probably a bit bigger than the average Toronto yard compared to others I have seen, It is only several feet away from the street, but thankfully, we aren’t on a main street but just off of one, so there isn’t really much traffic except for people in the neighbourhood. Every now and then I squealing tires and honking horns can be heard in my somewhat quiet neighbourhood, where the speed limit is 40km but some feel the need to go 60km to get to the main street, … Continue reading

Bicycle Repairs in Toronto

Now that spring has arrived, its time to bring out the bicycles and go for a ride, but just like a car, bicycles need to be serviced at least once or twice a year. My husband has been riding for as long as I have known him, and has now started his own business. He takes pride and pleasure in fixing bikes. There is no job big or small that he can’t fix. He offers quick service and will beat any advertised price. Be safe this summer and have your … Continue reading

Graffiti Wall Art in the City of Toronto

Years ago most of the walls around the city were starting to fill up with trashy graffiti of love notes, gang symbols and scribblings. This made some neighbourhoods look creepy or scary to enter. If you live in the city of Toronto, you will notice some very nice pictures beautifying neighbourhoods with graffiti wall art. Graffiti Wall Art around Toronto I always thought that it would be so nice to see more eye-pleasing pictures.  One day they just began popping up everywhere on my travels. The art of graffiti began probably … Continue reading

From Winter to Spring, Its gardening time!

We have finally reached the time of year when the darkness o f winter turns to the brightness of spring. The warm weather has finally started to appear more and more these days. Spring is just around the corner. The time we all seem to start the spring chores. Pulling out the lighter weight clothing, putting most of the heavy winter items away. Freshening up the inside of the house. “The not so much fun” things to do, but needs to be done. What I cant wait for is to get … Continue reading