71 Fun Frugal or FREE Winter Activities- Indoors and Out!

  Well, Winter is here with a bang! The Canadian East coast is being walloped by a Nor’Easter today (Feb, 2017 – 50-80 cm of snow!!). Over the past few weeks I have had this list started and feel that perhaps today is the day to get it posted. Winter can cause us all to … Read more

How Music Changed Our Lives #MusicIsaMindBuilder

How Music Changed Our Lives #MusicIsaMindBuilder Growing up I was surrounded by music, in a subtle way. My father played guitar and sang often, my mother played our family piano and sang in choirs, and my brother and I both took piano lessons. Entering middle school and into high school, I was a member of … Read more

It’s All About Connection – With Your Spouse

Are you Connecting?

5 simple ways to connect with your spouse!

It’s All About Connection – With Your Spouse

By the time the children go to bed at night, I am done.

I often ask myself, did I look at my husband today? Or ask him a direct question and wait for the answer? Did we only communicate by text and a few mumbles around the kids squealing and running out the door for work or driving someone to an activity.

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It’s All About Connection – 7 ways to connect with your kids

Are you Connecting?

7 ways to connect with your kids

It’s All About Connection  – 7 ways to connect with your kids

Are you connecting with those around you, I mean really and truly connecting? In a world where we are all “connected” most of the day, it is hard to see the lack of real face to face, person to person connection in our lives.

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Frugal Family: Saving with Kids

FRUGAL FAMILY: Saving with Kids Having children is costly for everyone. We all know that every activity and meal out can cost a whole lot more when you have children. Here are some tips on how to save on some of your expenses with children. FREE FOR BABIES There are lots of baby freebies available. … Read more


FREE OPEN GYM With the colder weather coming, there are options in most communities for Free activities and play for children. Are you looking for something to do with the kids during the week? Why not let them get some energy out at Open Gym? Check your community centers locally for open play opportunities. Here … Read more