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 […]

How To Buy A Travel System Without Going Crazy (Guest Post)

A travel system, or car seat and stroller combo, is a must-have for many new parents. In a world of uncertainty, it’s nice to have two of your most important purchases knocked out in one blow. Here’s how to master the art of buying the right travel system for your family. Keep It Simple One […]

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 […]

Burt’s Bargains: T-Shirt Review & Giveaway

Moms love shopping. While we might spend most of our time focused on what everyone else  in the house wants and needs, there comes a time when we must shop for ourselves and with Burt’s Bargains mom can spoil herself — like a boss! Burt’s Bargains is a one-stop shop  for a variety of things […]

No, You Can’t Have What You Want at Walmart

Yes, I’m that parent that stands in the checkout line, staring at her cell phone while one or both of the children are in full melt-down mode because I didn’t buy that $2 pack of stickers or whatever new gadget has caught their attention. Do I want to give my children everything they ask for, […]

Purses That Will Make You Happy

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links. My purse often contains just about anything you could imagine from pens, my wallet, a granola bar and even a pair of socks. Honestly, I’m not even sure how those got in there — but […]

Shop Like A Boss

I will be the first to admit – I hate shopping. I hate spending money.  My life is hectic enough without having to scour hundreds of flyers and price-matching can give me a headache. I have little to no time to squeeze in last-minute grocery shopping or any shopping for that matter. I know that […]

Holiday Gift Guide: The Teenage Girl

With the holiday season fast-approaching, parents everywhere are scrambling to find the best deals and gifts for their children. I was fresh out of ideas for my teen daughter, aged 14. I mean seriously, I had nothing. After browsing many online gift guides and searching the magnificent world of the web, here are my top […]