How You Can Balance Work And Family Life

Being a full-time working mom and blogger means that I have my juggling skills NAILED. There is always someone needing my time, something that needs filling in and a job that requires finishing. It can feel like it is never-ending at times, but the key is staying organized, and keeping focused. We can all achieve […]

Good at Helping Others? Make a Career of It in Social Work!

In that busy life of yours — what with you being a mother to both your children and your significant other— you probably don’t even have the time to think about getting back into the world of work, let alone getting back into it. But, if you do ever find yourself wanting or even needing […]

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Budget-Friendly Meal Plan No. 5

Wow, the support that I have received from these weekly meal planning posts has just been so incredible. Just a quick reminder that I post my weekly menu to encourage menu planning and to give meal ideas, not as a nutritional standard. You should feed your family based on your priorities and values. I am […]

Tips for a Hassle-Free Birthday Party for Kids (Guest Post)

A few months ago I caught my sister panicking about organizing her little daughter’s birthday. My first reaction was: “What’s the big deal? I have thrown a few birthday parties for adults, and I never had problems. Small kid – small hassle”; she looked at me with a mean smile on her face and said: […]

Meal Plan Week No. 4 (Full Grocery List Included)

Alright, so we just finished the meal plan and grocery shopping for this week. We are trying to keep the recipes frugal and straightforward to get the best bang for our dollar. As this week is the Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend, we planned for six meals only and the menu was planned with the intention of […]

Protecting Your Children Online

In the technology-driven digital age that we are living in, more and more people are finding easy access to the Internet. And children are even finding easy access to it, whether their parents know they are doing so or not. And because children are now discovering the Internet both so easy to access and so […]

How I Feed My Family of Five on $125.00 a Week

I assume that if you are reading this post, then there’s a good chance that you’ve been following my weekly frugal menu of meals for less than $100.00 a week. This week, we upped the budget to $125. This was to account for some small items that we’ve been purchasing here and there and to […]

Avoiding Common Childhood Health Problems

  When it comes to health and wellbeing, it is important to bear in mind that children are especially prone to all sorts of nasty bugs and illnesses. Their immune systems tend to be a little weaker than those of fully grown adults, and they will also have had less time and exposure to illnesses […]

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