Puppy Diaries #2 – The Many Adventures Of Our Young Pup!

*This series is sponsored by the Maritime Animal Hospital.

Beaches, Parks, and Trails, oh my!

It has been a while since our first Puppy Diaries post, and it is time to give you some updates and share some of our pup's adorable pics! WARNING: he is growing fast and not so small anymore, but still some cute! (more…)

Mastering My Mind Set

Mastering My Mind Set by Michelle Collins

*this post was sponsored by Master Mindset. All thoughts, experiences and opinions are our own.

My husband and I had the privilege of attending Master Mindset, organized by Marcel Petipas, on Oct 20, and from the moment we walked into the Dieppe Arts and Culture Center, we could tell it was going to be a special night. As people started to arrive, there was a sense of connectedness and community, as people chatted and milled about. I was thrilled to see many of the people (more…)

Healthy Living – I Survived Week 1 In The Gym

This post is brought to you by United Performance. This is my honest story about my fitness journey.

Last week I shared about re-focusing on me and taking care of myself. I mentioned I had gone to the gym and done one workout at that point. 

Today is all about sharing real photos of me working out (no hiding behind the camera or cropping out my body), the struggles of my first week and the reasons I am still at it 🙂 (more…)

Healthy Living – The Journey Continues

Okay, so, here I am again...making healthier choices and getting back into a routine.

I share this journey with you because I know I am not alone. Hoping this honest peak into my journey will help just one other person feel they can do it too. Knowing you are not the only one who starts and stops and stumbles and gets back up... (more…)

Special Offer From Sculpt Health and Wellness Riverview!

As many of you know, I had a rough summer emotionally. My mom suffered a stroke in June and I moved my kids to Quispamsis to take care of her. Now that she is doing much better, and we are back in Moncton, I have time to take care of me.

My good friend Michelle, from Sculpt Health and Wellness Riverview, has been my rock and supported me over the past 6 months. She is the reason I am able to continue being successful on my healthy lifestyle journey. At the moment I do have weight to lose, but it is not about the scale or even the clothing sizes (which have been going down!). It is about getting healthy and feeling good. (more…)

Get A Quote, Save Money & You Could Win A $5,000 Vacation Rental! #GreatCanadianGetaway

This post is sponsored by State Farm Insurance, all opinions are my own.

You all know me, I like to get the best deal possible! So, when it comes to service providers, I call for a quote or discount each year.

Did you know you should do this with your insurance as well? You are quoted a yearly rate, likely in monthly (more…)

Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free & Other Specials

Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free & Other Specials

Here are some Canadian Restaurants that offer Kids Eat Free or special offers for kid's though out the week. If you know of other restaurants in your area that offer Kid's Eat Free, please comment below to let us know. We will be starting a "Local" section for non chain restaurants that will be sorted by town/city.  (more…)

Puppy Diaries #1 – Meet Bo, Our New Addition


Puppy Diaries - Meet Bo, Our New Addition

This series is sponsored by the Maritime Animal Hospital

So, Bo has been living with us now for 6 weeks. He has had 3 homes in his short 14 week life, it's not what you think, I will explain as we tell his story. He is a Husky mix, rescue puppy and a very awesome addition to my already busy family life. (more…)

Day-tripping In Nova Scotia – Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Day-tripping in Nova Scotia - Joggins Fossil Cliffs

The Joggins Fossil Cliffs are located in Joggins, Nova Scotia, at 100 Main Street. This is a great day trip from Moncton, NB at just over one hour's drive. We spent hours on the beach after exploring the interpretive centre.  (more…)

Weekend Wanderings – Halifax in April

In April, Doug, Clayton and I spent a night in Halifax and used our time exploring downtown. We have been to Halifax many times as a family, staying in Dartmouth, Bedford and Bayer's Lake areas. This trip we stayed at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront.  (more…)