Hydro Strike – Family Game Night with a Splash

We like to have Family Game Nights 2 or 3 times each week. If our daughter has homework, we skip the fun for school work. Since we play games often, we love to try out games. Thanks to Pressman Toys we were able to try out Hydro Strike this week. When my daughter noticed it was a game with water, she couldn’t wait to play. She loves anything that has to do with water, even if it is being splashed in the face. Let’s just say she never stopped asking … Continue reading

Cream of Broccoli Soup – A Fall Favourite

Cream of Broccoli Soup

Around our house, my husband and I love soup, our daughter not so much. It doesn’t really matter the season, we still eat it. With the cooler weather of Autumn starting, I thought it would be the perfect time to cook a pot up of something warm and delicious.  Growing up my mom would always make a Cream of Broccoli soup and I really enjoyed the flavour. So I decided I would try to make one similar to hers. Cream of Broccoli Soup – A Fall Favourite Ingredients 6 cups Broccoli … Continue reading

Fall Jar Tea Light Holder – DIY Dollar Store Crafts

When it comes to colours, Fall is my favourite colour. I love when the cooler weather arrives and the leaves start to change. It’s so beautiful to see that I wanted to bring more of the bright reds and oranges into my decor for the season. We love changing our decor with the seasons and holidays. This fall season I am going to make a Fall jar tea light holder. I have so many jars that I have collected from sauces, this is the perfect DIY project to use some … Continue reading

Creamy 3 Cheese Zucchini Lasagna

Zucchini Lasagna

Everybody needs to have their fair share of vegetables as part of living healthy. For a while now, I have been incorporating veggies into our meals so it isn’t noticeable to my hubby who isn’t big on them. Our daughter, a picky eater, loves almost all veggies, so I don’t worry about her not eating them. We all love a tasty pasta dish, so I decided I would make a Zucchini Lasagna. Last summer, I picked up a Chocolate Banana Loaf at the local Farmer’s Market. While I  loved it, … Continue reading

13 After Dark Halloween Movies – Classics for Adults

I recently made a list of non-spooky movies for kids to view through Halloween. Well, now it’s time to list the after dark Halloween movies that the kids won’t see for years. These are some of the Classic Halloween movies from over the years and should definitely be watched this Hallowen season After Dark Halloween Movies 1960’s Rosemary’s Baby is a 1968 American psychological horror film with supernatural horror elements. The story of a pregnant woman who suspects that an evil cult wants to take her baby for use in their rituals. 1970’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show is … Continue reading

Fall Events in the GTA – In and Beyond the City 2018

Fall Events

Fall is almost upon us and it is the time to get outside and enjoy the cooler air and the trees changing colours. Before heading out take a look at what kind of fun family Fall events or attractions you can visit to make the day out even better. During the Fall season, there are many things that you can do with family. There are fairs, pumpkin fests and more. See below for a list of ideas for September, October and November. I spent some time looking online for events … Continue reading