Blue Monday

Today is the day labelled “Blue Monday”.  A day in which people say it’s the most depressing day of the year. Why? Some say it’s because of the credit card statements that show up from the holiday season and people realize how much debt they are in. Others are frustrated that they have failed their […]

Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

Back to school after the holidays means it is time to get back into a routine of making homemade snacks for school; first up Chocolate Zucchini Muffins I don’t send packaged foods to school very often. It’s something that I’ve made a priority in my family. It’s hard sometimes though, especially when you see a […]

Stop Setting New Year’s Resolutions

Did you know that only about 10% of people actually achieve their New Year’s Resolutions? Most people lose interest of their goals after 4 weeks, more specifically if they have weight loss goals, because they expect a drastic change within those 4 weeks.  So if they are not seeing the desired results, they will go […]

Why We Open Christmas Presents EARLY Every Year

Every year we open presents before Christmas! Can you believe it? No more staring at the presents under the tree. No more overload at Christmas time with all the presents and stockings and craziness. Just pure happiness and excitement from our children that they get to open a present! I do have to mention, we don’t […]

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

Tis the season of everything pumpkin. Pumpkin lattes, muffins and pies. To be honest, I don’t really love pumpkin stuff, but when I came across this muffin recipe, it has been one of my favourites for a few years now! The original recipe is from   I have switched the oil with unsweetened apple sauce and […]