Disney on Ice – Dare to Dream – Opening Show Highlights

Last night, we headed down to the Rogers Centre to see the opening show of Disney on Ice Dare to Dream. It was the perfect way for my daughter and her friend to start their winter vacation. We had an awesome time and enjoyed it just as much as Disney on Ice – World of Fantasy. It isn’t a Disney show, without an appearance from Mickey, Minnie and friends, introducing throughout the show. Screams of excitement could be heard throughout. My daughter and her friend, were singing and dancing, having … Continue reading

Personalized Children’s Books and Gifts – I See Me! – Review and Giveaway Can/US

personalized children's books and gifts

When I was pregnant with my daughter, we decided to give her a name that was unique in the spelling, Madisen and not Madison. We didn’t really think about personalized gifts at the time, but once she was born and we wanted to get her something, we realized that anything with her name on it would have to be custom made, by myself or someone else.   Custom Personalized Children’s Books and Gifts from I See Me   I See Me has a wide variety of gifts like Lunchboxes, Puzzles, … Continue reading

Maple Leaf Monster Jam Giveaway


Maple Leaf Monster Jam is coming to Rogers Centre this January 16 and 17, 2016. I am not new to Monster Jam, I attended a few years back and had an awesome time, I had wanted to go for some time. My daughter and hubby have never been before.  Over the past few months my 5 year old daughter has taken an interest in Monster Trucks, even with all the noise they make. When the opportunity presented itself to go, I took it. Not only will it be fun and … Continue reading

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train

For the past 17 years, The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train has been moving through Canada and the US. Check out the schedule for a location near you. During the holiday season we like to take our daughter to different events to truly enjoy the season and understand what sharing and giving is all about. For the past 2 years we have taken our daughter to see The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train. If you want to get a great shot of the train pulling in, you need to be there before … Continue reading

Lemon Cinnamon Persimon Cheesecake

Lemon Cinnamon Persimon Cheesecake

I recently had the opportunity to try Persimon. The recipe I followed, gave me a delicious meal. Since Cheesecake is one of my favourite desserts, I decided that I needed to make a Persimon cheesecake with the leftover fruit I had. I used my basic no-bake cheesecake recipe and added in the extra ingredients to make a my lemon cinnamon persimon cheesecake. I have since purchased another box of Persimon and am ready to make new meals for my family. If you haven’t tried Persimon and want to check out … Continue reading

Snowman Christmas Decor


Snowman Christmas Decor For as long as I can remember, I have had a love for snowmen. I have had a few over the years, some were lost or ended up broken. A few years back I started collecting them again. I didn’t just bring them out at Christmas time, I kept them on my shelves throughout the year. When you spend as much time as I do on Pinterest, you have ideas running through your head all the time. I had seen some different themed trees but didn’t see … Continue reading