Monthly Archives: September 2015

Get Back To Nature: Dunluce Forest

Tucked away in Northern Edmonton, is small but secluded Dunluce Forest with dirt paths that intertwine and lead to a greenbelt with a paved walkway. The entrance of the forest is right around 158 Avenue and 121 Street.  Go off the main … Continue reading

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Monday Menu: September 28

Autumn is officially here and the weather is getting cooler so it’s time for some belly warming goodness.  Here are five suppers ideas to warm you up for this week’s Monday Menu. Corn chowder – End of season corn with onion, … Continue reading

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Not So Super Moods: How to Turn a Bad Day Around

The Autumnal equinox was last week and with the 5th supermoon of the year happening tonight and coinciding with a lunar eclipse, emotions are flowing in our house this week (see previous posts here and here).  There were multiple tantrums at … Continue reading

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Five on Friday – September 25

This is my first week taking part in the Five on Friday link up with some fabulous bloggers! Be sure to check out their links below to see what they’re up to this week. Fall officially began this week, the days … Continue reading

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We Have a New Favorite Playground and It’s Well Worth the Drive!

We headed out of Edmonton this afternoon to neighboring Spruce Grove.  It was a beautiful fall day so we went for a leisurely walk through their trail system at Heritage Grove Park and then played in the Japanese School (now … Continue reading

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Monday Menu September 21

Welcome back for Monday Menu – five quick and healthy supper ideas for the busy week ahead. Whether you meal plan weekly or wing it in the grocery store, check out my weekly lists for inspiration and new suppertime ideas. Pork … Continue reading

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Free Family Fun: Across Alberta

Alberta Cultural Days September 25-27 is Alberta Culture Days and you can gain free access to historic sites and museums across the province. For a full list visit the links below but some of the highlights include Royal Tyrrell Museum … Continue reading

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Get Back to Nature: Griesbach, Edmonton

Growing up in rural Nova Scotia, I was surrounded with nature.  A walk through the woods or fishing adventure in a nearby brook was common place.  Now that I have my own children, I want them to be exposed to … Continue reading

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Subject Spotlight on Social Studies: 15 Ways to Add it to Your Homeschool

Social Studies was always my favorite subject in school.  I loved hearing stories of people in our community, people and places around the world, how the land was formed and maps! There are so many fun ways to incorporate Social Studies … Continue reading

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Monday Menu + First Anniversary!

So today is the first anniversary of my first blog! It started off slow, but a month ago I decided to pick it up a notch.  In honor of this milestone, I’m starting a new feature called Monday Menu – five … Continue reading

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