[Giveaway] Top Mastermind Toys Picks for Summer Fun

SLACKERS SLIDE & SURF ($69.99), Ages 5+

I love, love, love Mastermind Toys. Canadian owned and operated, Mastermind Toys stocks more than 10,000 educational and fun toys, books, games, crafts, puzzles and science kits. Don't worry about feeling overwhelmed because the stores are always neat and organized. The friendly staff is always ready to help you find what you are looking for. Having sold toys for over 30 years … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Sour Cream Cake or Dad’s Favourite Cake

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  This cake will always be called "Dad's Favourite Cake" in my house. When I was a kid it was REALLY my Dad's favorite. Now I am married and have kids of my own who also call this cake THEIR "Dad's Favourite Cake". I am hoping that their children will call it THEIR Dad's favorite cake as well. I love how some recipes carry over to the next generation and this is definitely … [Read more...]

Just a little gratitude post

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I thought it would be a nice change to share what I am grateful for. Sometimes you have to just stop and take a look around and enjoy what is going on. I prefer to look at the positive at almost any situation so I decided that I will periodically post about what I am grateful for. They will be small things, big things and even things you won't "get". Feel free to add what you … [Read more...]

Playtex® Sport® Play On #PlayOnContest

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Having girls I knew that I would need to have the period talk with each of them... eventually. I panicked a little, sweated more and worried for not! Once the conversation was started it was easy. After some great questions from my daughter, we started working on a plan. To ease her worries of starting at school, I made sure she knew she could call me from school if her … [Read more...]

[Giveaway] What is Causing Your Pooch to Itch? #ItchyPetSeeYourVet

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Spring time! 'Tis the season for us humans to be fighting sneezing, itchy nose and/or throat, nasal congestion, runny nose and coughing. Did you know that our furry friends suffer as well? Their symptoms are a little different from ours. “Dogs can be allergic to many of the same allergens as humans, including mould, house dust mites, saliva from biting insects and tree, grass … [Read more...]