Un-Stickin’ Those Stains: Bunch A Farmers Stain Stick Review

This review was written by Sarah Kier, Kamloops mom and all-around great gal. “To start off this review, I thought I should let everyone know a bit about the reason I need a stain remover that works.  I have three boys 4 & under.  Enough said right? All three of my boys were pukers as … Read more Un-Stickin’ Those Stains: Bunch A Farmers Stain Stick Review

Zucchini Nachos: Kidz In The Kitchen

One delicious spring and summer treat in our house… Zucchini Nachos.

Growing up, my parents always had a bountiful harvest of zucchini – some of the biggest I’ve ever seen, actually.  I got used to having zucchini in everything (chocolate zucchini cake, lemon zucchini cookies, zucchini nachos…).  I learned (very quickly) to love it.

Zucchini Nachos are one appetizer that my kids love to help prepare.  They can spoon out salsa and grate cheese.  Actually, my four-year-old could also slice the zucchini if I would let him.  They also enjoy this healthy and savoury snack.

Here’s how you make them…

Thinly slice one zucchini into rounds (about 1/2 cm thick)

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Pancakes, pancakes, pancakes: Kidz In The Kitchen

I sometimes think that my kids are hooked on carbohydrates.  And, honestly, they get it from me.

My favourite breakfast is probably a big stack of pancakes with fruit and whipped cream.  My eldest, easily, can eat six pancakes for breakfast.  They aren’t tiny, either.  I like to make fun shapes with the pancakes and then cute them up so the kids can drench them in syrup.  I know, I know… not the healthiest stuff but whatever.

Anyhow, the other morning we finished off the syrup.  And, as I flipped (my eldest usually flips until he has some that he can eat), I

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Fitting in Fitness In Kamloops: "X Doesn’t Mark the Spot"

This guest post is brougt to you by Monica Macaulay.

Monica is a wife and mother of 2 little girls. She is also a certified Group Fitness Instructor, Weight Training Instructor and Pre and Post-Natal Fitness Specialist. She contracts her services to various facilities around Kamloops but also runs her own Spring/Summer outdoor fitness program. If you have any fitness-related questions please feel free to contact her at macaulaymonica@gmail.com.  Monica also has a fitness community established on facebook.  You can learn more about BALANCE, here.

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Run Bikes Rock: My Strider Review

This review was written by Sarah Kier, proud Kamloops Mom to three wonderful boys.

I recently switched my older two boys from pedal bikes with training wheels to Strider Running Bikes.  I like them so much I just had to tell

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