Category: Edmonton

May All of Our Children Continue to Come Home to Us Safely

When I was in school my teachers used to tell me how lucky we were to live in Canada. I never understood why. Everything was just normal. Then I got older and saw what people go through in different parts of the world, and thought, wow. We really are lucky to be from North America, […]

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Save Money on Cleaning Products, And Save the Environment at the Same Time. Check Out This Alberta Company Making our Homes Safer

Environmentally friendly products are now popular than ever, and for good reason. Check out some info on Green Chemistry, and save money on your cleaning supplies from this local company from right here in Alberta. WHAT IS “GREEN CHEMISTRY”? Traditional solvents are often toxic or are chlorinated. Green solvents, on the other hand, are generally […]

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Unique Valentine’s Day Cards for Kids

I was looking around (online, of course) for Valentines for my kids to bring to school with them, and found some super cute ones! Why didn’t they have these when I was little… to both hand out and to enjoy myself, haha! My girls both want the Fun Dip ones for their classes, but the […]

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Value Village is Selling Empty Water Bottles for $3.99 Now. Where Did the Deals Go?

Someone posted this photo of an empty water bottle on a local Facebook group I am part of – you heard right, empty – on the shelf at a local value village here in Edmonton, priced at $3.99. Wth? Value village has almost all of it’s items for sale DONATED to them, and the prices […]

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My Girls Got to Attend the Coolest Mermaid Swimming Party – Check Out the Details on AquaMermaid School!

My girls got to attend the coolest Mermaid swimming party this weekend. AquaMermaid School in Edmonton hosts parties for kids (and adults! Ladies, get your goggles ready) where skilled instructors teach the students how to swim in Mermaid tails (which they provide for their lessons!). My girls were looking forward to this for weeks, had […]

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Giving Back After the Holiday Season

Sponsored advertising content. I’ve received compensation from MBNA for this sponsored post. As always, all opinions are my own It seems that during the holidays, the inclination to give to those that are less fortunate really grows. This is understandable, when we are showering our loved ones with gifts… But the reality is, donations are […]

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Edmonton Family Had Their Dog Stolen From Their Yard; They are Now Warning Others to be on the Look Out

An Edmonton family in the Summerside neighbourhood caught a would-be pup theif red handed. One of the owners had put their dogs outside in their fenced yard, and within minutes, one was missing. Luckily, he spotted the sticky handed bandit before he got to his get away car, where an accomplice was waiting. The man […]

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Loblaw is Giving Away $25 Gift Cards For the Bread Price Fix – Find out How to Get Yours Here

Loblaws is allowing people to register on their website for the $25 gift card as promised to their customers – you can apply for yours at loblawcard.ca Even though bread costs less now than it did 5 years ago, Loblaw is offering the gift card as an apology for the industry wide bread price-fix they […]

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Global News Anchors Read Out Childrens’ Letters to Santa, YEG Kids Are Funny!

Gloabl Edmonton news anchors asked for copies of childrens’ letters to Santa (original copies are of course sent to the North Pole), and they’re pretty funny! The news team sure had fun with it! Watch the full video below: https://globalnews.ca/video/rd/1120850499716/ The link above shows the edited video of the Global team reading (and laughing) at […]

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Making Santa Footprints with Just a Few Items – I am SO Doing This!

  This has to be one of the cutest things I have come across so far this Christmas! Make magical Santa footprints – I am SO doing this! My girls would just love this. All you need is some glitter, boots, baking soda, a tray, and a water squirted (and some magical Mom energy to […]

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