Great tips to save money during the holidays

How to save money during the holidays

The most expensive holiday of the year is just a few days away. The food, gifts, decorations, cards and all ...

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Organize your holiday with Staples

So much to do, so much to do. I love the holidays. The food, music, gatherings, celebrations, giving, eating, decorating ...

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unBOX Possibilities with UNICEF CANADA Survival Gifts

Recently, my family had the amazing opportunity to see, first hand, some of the items that are sent to areas ...

A delicious twist on the butterscotch bar recipe

Chocolate Butterscotch Bars Recipe

This year I decided to take our family's classic Peanut Butter & Butterscotch bars recipe a little further. It was ...

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 ...

Tips for bringing a new cat into your home

Tips for bringing a new cat home

As of August, our family has only one cat. Ozzie is her name, and she has been with us since ...

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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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 ...