Winter Jacket Trends

Winter Jacket Trends

I have this dream that involves the first snow of winter falling on December 1st. Wouldn’t it be great to ...

Ideas and activities for Remembrance Day

Ideas and activities for Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is Tuesday, November 11. Around here, we always do something to honour the day, and remember (and recognize) ...

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Commit To Fit: Challenged to try something new

This week we were challenged to try something new as part of our exercise routine. Adding new activities can workout ...

A decadent chocolate cheesecake recipe with some great tips for a perfect cheesecake every time.

Chocolate Hazelnut Swirl Cheesecake Recipe

I'm beginning to feel like a child on Christmas Eve. I shared earlier this month on my This Bird's Day ...

Sweet Curry Fries Recipe

Sweet Curry Fries Recipe

French fries are an easy go-to food in our house. It's one of the few foods that even the picky ...

Red Pepper and Carrot Hummus Recipe

Roasted Red Pepper & Carrot Hummus (Recipe)

This past weekend, Walmart held #FallMarketplace #BrightIdeas displays at select stores across Canada. I dropped in on Saturday to find ...

Tips for Heliping a sick pre-schooler

Helping a sick pre-schooler

Disclosure: This Bird's Day is proud to be an ambassador for Church & Dwight and their brands.  This article is ...

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Creating a video time capsule (One Day App)

I take a lot of photos of our daughters. Since I'm always carrying my phone around, I find it almost ...

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Bring on the #KinderSmiles!

I have to admit, I wrote this last night and I scheduled it to post right now. In this minute ...

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Hunting out Canada’s haunted hotels

Our country is home to thousands of haunted locales where you might stumble across a supernatural spectre. Here are a ...

Secrets of a Travel Writer

Secrets of a travel writer

As a freelance travel writer for newspapers and magazines, I visit three to four cities a year specifically to experience ...

Ten Unforgettable Experiences in New York City

10 Unforgettable Experiences in New York City

New York City is a place I’ll never tire of visiting. Each trip can be themed around taking in major ...

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Laughter is the Best Medicine

Earlier this month, our youngest came down with a fever that knocked her out for about a week. She went ...

Sarah McLachlan on piano during her Shine On Tour in Edmonton

Sarah McLachlan brings Shine On to Edmonton

It was such a pleasure to watch and listen to Sarah McLachlan perform at the Winspear Centre in Edmonton. I ...

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Netflix brings the spooky for Halloween

Carving pumpkins, making chocolate roasted pumpkin seeds, decorating the house and dressing up; Halloween is such a fun time for ...