A journey to Baby's first food : Introducing Solids

As with any and every baby related journey, introducing solids can be stressful and overwhelming given the plethora of information on the topic. Everyone has an opinion and it’s hard to decide between when, where, how and what! Do you introduce at 4 months as per your doctor’s orders or do you listen to the … Read more A journey to Baby's first food : Introducing Solids

Spring Break Sneaky Science – Rainbow Rock Candy

  Spring break is here for many and if you aren’t jetting off somewhere warm then you are probably looking for fun ways to distract and entertain your kids. Rainbow Rock Candy is a fun project that will provide daily discussions of science without making your kids feel like they are back in the classroom. … Read more Spring Break Sneaky Science – Rainbow Rock Candy

Starting the Year off Smart With #SavingMadeSimple

This year is a big one for our family. We are selling just about everything, packing the kids and the dog in the van, and are moving back to my home province of Alberta. Before we get there I want to have my finances in order which means ditching my consumer debt, and still have … Read more Starting the Year off Smart With #SavingMadeSimple

How to Photograph Fireworks -DSLR, Point and Shoot and Cell Phone Tips

One of my favourite parts of new years eve when I was a kid were the fireworks displays that my Oma and I, or sometimes even my mom and I, would trek down to the Edmonton river valley to watch. When I was older the First Night festival was always a favourite of my Mom’s … Read more How to Photograph Fireworks -DSLR, Point and Shoot and Cell Phone Tips