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Snackimals Cereal – What the Kids had to Say :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon As a HUGE fan of Puffins original cereal by Barbara’s, I was absolutely in when I was asked by Barbara’s to participate in a Review Panel! Our family tried out the Snackimals Cinnamon Crunch as well as the Vanilla Blast for a couple of breakfasts over the course of a week.  I like my kids to try things […]

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Cinco de Mayo GIVEAWAY from Quesada…and a fun Watermelon Granita Recipe to go with it!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon While I’ll fully admit that Cinco de Mayo has not traditionally been in my repertoire of celebrated holidays, it’s a great idea to jump on the bandwagon just for fun! I mean, who wouldn’t be happy for a little fiesta filled with bright colours, yummy eats and a festive atmosphere??? As many of you […]

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Green Treats for St. Patrick’s Day on Breakfast Television!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon St. Patrick’s Day offers a fun opportunity to have a little fun with the kids. Of course, the day is filled with green, so what better way to celebrate than with green treats & crafts? Check out my segment this AM on Breakfast Television for some fun, green ideas! Recipes & How-To’s Guacamole 2 avocados, […]

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Taco Night at Home, Quesada Style: No-Chop, One-Stop, Fresh Taco & Burrito Shop!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Our kids love Taco Night and as long as I have time to do the prep, I do, too. It’s not like taco prep is difficult, but it definitely involves chopping time – tomatoes, peppers, lettuce, olives…. Also, I use frozen corn niblets so I’m usually bringing a pot to a boil while I chop. Of […]

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The #CheeriosEffect – My Story of Connection

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I’ve always believed that people have a need to interact with one another. I am not disputing the value of time alone, but as human beings, I feel that it is our interaction with those around us that gives meaning to our daily lives. The interaction can come in a variety of ways. The […]

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Electric City-What to do This Saturday Night with the Kids

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon How often do we get to go out on Saturday night with our kids to a REAL PARTY? This Saturday Night, September 6, ELECTRIC CITY will offer: Fabulous food from 40 Westt, Bofinger, Dunn’s, Lesters, Mbrgr, Otago, Real Bagel, Deserts by Daboom and more! Arcade games & classic pinball, an Inflatable obstacle, Riding Bull, Velcro […]

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A World Without Dieting

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I cringe when I hear people talking about “dieting” or “going on a diet”, especially in front if my children. That’s why when I found out about the Cheerios “A World Without Dieting – Take the Oath” campaign, I knew that this would be up my alley. Those who know me on a personal level know […]

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Fundraising for Foodies: Table of Hope #Eat2Feed

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Table of Hope gala fundraiser benefitting Share the Warmth. It was a Foodie’s Paradise. Held at Windsor Station, restaurateurs & caterers from all over the city set up booths & fed guests samplings (although not always ‘sample-size’) of their tastiest treats. The cover charge allowed entry to […]

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Sleepover Parties 101

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon “Mommy, Can I have a SLEEPOVER Party?” For some of us, this elicits an immediate smile – Wow, my baby is ready for sleepovers! For others, panic sets in: I can barely handle those that I have! How will I handle more for a WHOLE night?  Wait! How MANY more?  Do I have to […]

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Get your McHappy on with a McCafé – TODAY, May 7!!!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Today is McHappy Day! That means that $1 from certain items including any hot McCafé Beverage (which I love!) will go to Ronald McDonald Houses and other neighbourhood children’s charities across Canada. Last year McHappy Day helped to raise over $8 Million!!! So as you go about your busy day Try to swing by for […]

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