[Giveaway] Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy #DisneyOnIceInsider #Ottawa

Enter to win a a family four (4) pack of tickets to Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy

Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy is coming to Ottawa's Canadian Tire Centre on Wednesday, Feb. 25, through Sunday, March 1, 2015. Disney on Ice is one show we love attending as a family. It is so fun to watch my daughters enjoy all of their favorite characters coming to life. I would be lying if I did not mention their other favorite part... the kiosks! We have so many … [Read more...]


Easy Strawberry Tart ~Shannon's View from Here

If you have read anything on my blog you know that I LOVE recipes that require little effort and result in something WOW! This is a great example of the little effort but big WOW. The tart shapes can be of anything but with Valentines Day just around the corner I felt obligated to share a heart-shaped tart. Don't forget to pick up some vanilla ice cream if you are making these. … [Read more...]

3 Daddy-Daughter Date Ideas for Winter

3 Daddy-Daughter Date Ideas for Winter ~ Shannon's View from Here

Winter is a special time of year where everything seems magical- and having “magical” daddy- daughter date nights are easy to accomplish even in the winter. Check out these great ideas to help you and your princess have a memorable winter when just the two of you are spending time together. … [Read more...]

Getting a cold? It’s Snow Joke


As the holidays wind down and your guests depart all the energy you exuded over the past few weeks can leave you feeling spent. Not the best way to start the new year, but it’s exactly this time that we tend to be most prone to getting sick – when you’re feeling a little worn down. To help start you off on the right foot this year and keep you going through the coldest … [Read more...]

Spinach, Blueberry and Flax Smoothie #Recipe

Spinach, Blueberry and Flax Smoothie #Recipe ~Shannon's View from Here

Smoothie love is everywhere. I have to admit that it is THE easiest way to get my daughters some whole food nutrition. My daughters are both very active with sports and that often means running off to a game or practice as soon as homework is done. A smoothie to-go will hold them over until dinner and it is a great opportunity to sneak some nutrition in them. … [Read more...]