5 ways to go green with your kids

Earth Month has us thinking about all the ways we can make a positive impact on our planet. We’re starting at home, looking at ways we can be more green and less wasteful, plus it’s a great way to get … MORE

aspenclean: eco-friendly cleaning products & services

With the busy holiday season upon us, who wouldn’t love having their kitchen scrubbed and bathrooms cleaned without lifting a finger? AspenClean provides high quality, eco-friendly cleaning services for busy families. Most importantly, they use only all-natural, environmentally friendly cleaning … MORE

homegrown summer fun

Looking for a playdate outing that won’t break the bank? For homegrown summer fun, you can’t beat a trip to your local farmers’ market. Think of it as the perfect place to play (with built-in snacks!) and get your groceries … MORE

snap happy contest

We love taking photos of our active kiddos whether they’re leaping off tall buildings (okay the park bench), swinging on the monkey bars, “gardening” or helping out in the kitchen. We confess to being a tad snap happy. And some … MORE

cars and phones and electricity, oh my!

This week I’m putting two things to the test. The first is the BlackBerry Z10 that TELUS kindly gave me put through it’s paces.  I’m finally living up to my word and ditching my iPhone for the BlackBerry all week. … MORE

insightful driving

As promised I tried to photograph the dash of the Honda Insight in action so you could see how I’m tracking my green driving. The top oval is the where it’ll show blue or green depending on how you’re driving. … MORE

a little insight

This week I’m getting a little (okay actually a lot) of insight into my driving, specifically when I’m driving in a more economic fashion and when I’m not. All thanks to the Honda Insight, the hybrid we’re driving in the … MORE

earth, earth baby!

Sure, we’ve covered some green, earth-friendly ideas for greener cleaners and being green 365 days a year in honour of Earth Day 2012 but what about in years past? Green doesn’t date, though apparently the title earth, earth baby does … MORE

last minute love gift ideas

I must admit to a certain fondness for Whole Foods. Their fruit always looks juicier, their veggies crisper and their goodies more delicious. Admittedly their fruits and veggies really do beat the ones at my local grocery store pretty much … MORE

our valentines collection

We’ve been searching our archives of late looking for items to populate our brand new Pinterest boards and we came across some great Valentine’s printables we created just for you in past years and some other crafty Vday ideas that … MORE

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