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Introducing Lovino – the new(ish) kitty on our homestead.

Introducing Lovino – the new(ish) kitty on our homestead.

If you’ve been around here very long, you may be wondering, “is this a cat homestead?” Honestly, sometimes I wonder that myself! Just last week I told you about our cat Izzy having kittens and now I’m sharing another “new” cat? Here, let me explain a […]

Fun things to do while camping and what to do if it rains

Fun things to do while camping and what to do if it rains

Things to Do While Camping If you think that camping is just sitting around the campfire and eating hot dogs and roasting marshmallow…well, those are some of the best things, but certainly not all there is to camping. This post contains affiliate links. See full […]

Being Prepared for Emergencies Part 2

Being Prepared for Emergencies Part 2

Are you worried about being evacuated? Are you wondering if you have the right things in order if you had to leave your home or homestead on a moments notice? I live in the province of British Columbia, which is currently in a provincial state […]

Izzy had kittens!

Izzy had kittens!

I can not believe summer is already half over! Can you? Time sure does fly, and on that note, I have to share with you the latest addition to our homestead, four sweet little kittens! Last year, you may remember, we got our cat Isabelle […]

Food Storage and Safety at Home

Food Storage and Safety at Home

Food Storage and Safety at Home This post contains affiliate links. See full disclosure below. When it comes to keeping your family happy and healthy that doesn’t just include preparing meals at home. There are some safety rules that need to be observed as you […]

Weekend Getaways for those who Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Weekend Getaways for those who Enjoy the Great Outdoors

Some individuals love to get away for the weekend and simply rest and relax, while others really get a charge from spending time in the great outdoors. If you are one of those who enjoy the great outdoors, then there is sure to be a […]

Traveling with Baby? How to Pack

Traveling with Baby? How to Pack

When preparing for a big trip, getting everything packed and ready to go (without forgetting anything) is the biggest task travelers face. If you have a baby, then not only do you have to pack for yourself, but you have also got to pack for […]

Family Adventure with the Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

Family Adventure with the Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

Have you ever thought of taking your family whitewater rafting? We did, and today I’m here to tell you our story! Before I get started I should maybe warn you this post is very photo heavy! Also, we were in no way paid or comped […]

Exploring a Spooky Ghost Town ~ Sandon B.C.

Exploring a Spooky Ghost Town ~ Sandon B.C.

Hello friends! Last week my family and some friends went on a weekend camping adventure (Sorry, not going to tell you where we camped cause it is top secret!) and while we were there, we decided to check out a Ghost town! Honestly, it wasn’t […]

Teach Important Skills with a Summer Scavenger Hunt

Teach Important Skills with a Summer Scavenger Hunt

Summer scavenger hunts are not only fun, they’re educational, too! It’s easy to get creative to make up your own, or modify any of these to make it fit for your area and the age of your child. For older ones you will want to […]