Giveaways, Etc.

7 New Hobbies to Learn this Spring Break

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Even though March Break is halfway over, there’s still time to do something new. Time to learn a new hobby with your older kids! Something that will tear their eyes away from their screens for a few hours and leave them with a sense of accomplishment. We’re over at writing about new hobbies to learn over spring break, or ... Read More »

Science Fun & Dreaming Big with Netflix #streamteam


Our boys have really been into science stuff lately. Will it sink or float? How long will the cup of snow take to melt? If I bang on the end of this stick, will the HotWheel go flying across the room? (The answer is yes, and it might break something too!). We also learned the joys of vinegar and baking ... Read More »

If You Like Downton Abbey & Call the Midwife, You’ll Love…

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I’ve always been a fan of British tv programming. Perhaps I should say that I’ve always been a fan of all things Britain. I love British literature (serious and Chick Lit), I love the landscape, I love the history and the buildings – the history in the buildings. I love the way that British people speak.  tangent: when I was studying in England, ... Read More »

McDonald’s Canada Introduces the Next Legend


I admit it: I LOVE McD’s. Those shoestring fries. The McDouble with McChicken Sauce. *drool*  We don’t go there often – we don’t go anywhere often…. but sometimes, you just need to take a break from life. That’s why I’m excited to share some big news: I know what I’m ordering next time!   McDonald’s Canada Introduces the Next Legend The Big ... Read More »

Win tickets to the Canadian International Auto Show! #HondaCIAS15

Featured Canadian International Auto Show

This past summer, we had the chance to take a Honda Pilot on vacation to a cottage in Michigan. It’s (almost) always exciting to try out a new vehicle, but the Pilot was an particularly exciting vehicle for us. We’re not so much the folks that only take the ‘bare essentials’ with us when heading out on vacation, so that always ... Read More »

The Problem with Prenatal Vitamins #HonibeBuzz

Chewable Prenatal Vitamins Canada

I’m going to admit something: I didn’t take Prenatal Vitamins when I was pregnant with either child. It had nothing to do with the fact that I was against them in any fashion, or that I thought that I was too good for them. I’d like to say that I was eating SO healthy that I was already getting the proper ... Read More »