Hidden Veggie Mac & Cheese

This macaroni & cheese is the perfect comfort food with a healthy kick!

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It’s not easy to feed your family a healthy home cooked meal that is quick and easy and they will actually enjoy. I know that kids need to learn to eat vegetables in their natural form and hopefully learn to like them. (Though I am still waiting on that for myself.) But sometimes it’s nice to sit down to a meal together with no bartering or whining. One that doesn’t involve fast food.

This macaroni & cheese will have them gobbling up their vegetables without even knowing it. Even begging for seconds!

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16 Books you Should Read this Winter


I read every night before going to sleep. It helps me unwind and forget all the thoughts running wild in my head. I like all sorts of books but I love creepy mysteries and girly romance books the best. I’ve put together the top 16 books that I’ve enjoyed lately. Take a look, I’m sure you’ll find something that you won’t want to put down! Continue reading

{review}: My Favourite Planner

The best thing about a new year is a new planner! I love the smooth clean pages that are begging to be filled. I scoured the stores and Internet and fell in love with this little gem, it’s the 12 Month Spiral Planner by Recollections. It’s regularly priced $39.99 at Michaels but I lucked out and it was 50% off. I was so excited that I got my mom one too so I didn’t really save anything at all.

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{DIY}: How to Make an Easy Halloween Doormat

Dress up your front step with this easy Halloween Doormat.


I’m a sucker for holiday decor but I generally don’t do a lot for Halloween as it seems so close to Christmas. This year Link and I did some Halloween crafts and decorations for the mantle and he was so excited that I thought we should continue the fun onto the front step!

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{Halloween}: 10 cute DIY Costumes for Kids


I bought Link a Halloween costume this week but the maker in me is not entirely convinced. I thought I would use my time for other things like decorations and baking but I keep finding myself back on Pinterest scoping out different DIY costumes. I’ve put together a list of my favourites, hopefully it’ll save you some time! Continue reading

{Halloween} DIY hedgehog costume

Halloween is officially on it’s way, a walk through almost any store will confirm it! So I guess it’s time to decide on a costume for Link, or maybe I should have already?? Either way I’m determined to find something super adorable, though I’m not sure I will ever outdo the cuteness of his first Halloween. I DIY’d him the cutest hedgehog costume and it was almost too much!

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DIY Hedgehog Costume for Baby

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