Meatballs on a Stick

These meatballs on a stick made with simple ingredients, are fairly easy to prepare and are a great addition to picnic lunches or as an appetizer. They can be grilled or baked depending on your preference. Cook them in this tomato sauce recipe and serve the meatballs with spaghetti or make a meatball sub. Whichever way you decide you eat it, these meatballs are Read More …

Bowmanville Zoo

Last week we took our very first trip to Bowmanville Zoo located in Bowmanville Ontario. Although much smaller in comparison to the Toronto Metro Zoo with far fewer animals, Bowmanville Zoo definitely has its perks, especially for families with young children. Bowmanville Zoo offers: Daily animal shows (in July and August) at the Animatheatre, which is a barn with about 400 seats Three Read More …

Celebrating My Daughter’s First Year of School: Peppa Pig BBQ Party!

My daughter just finished her first year of school last week. For those of you who read my blog, you know that my daughter has struggled with asthma especially since having started kindergarten. In total she has missed 40 something days of school due to being sick, unable to control her asthmatic symptoms, and spending nights at the hospital. She has Read More …

Yogurt Smoothie Popsicle

These yogurt smoothie pops are a healthy and refreshing treat as warmer weather approaches. With no added colours, no artificial flavours, and no refined sugars, these are a great alternative to store-bought popsicles. These wholesome yogurt pops are also a great way to get your picky children to eat their fruits. Ingredients 1 cup vanilla yogurt (I use IOGO 1.25 Read More …