Author: Mary Jane Duford

  • Carhartt watch hat knit beanie

    I recently picked up the Carhartt Watch Hat Knit Beanie in a few new colors. I’m in love with this hat. I wear one every day in the wintertime. Perfect for those chilly days, this beanie combines style with function. Carhartt watch hat knit beanie The Carhartt watch hat knit beanie is a must-have for…

  • Gingerbread decor ideas

    Looking for some gingerbread decor ideas? Here is some inspiration for decorating your home like a giant gingerbread house, whether you’re focused on exterior holiday decor or making indoors feel like a cozy cottage. Some of these images are real life, while I made others with AI using Canva Magic. Happy decorating everyone!

  • Home decor

    Home decor

    Elevate your family living space with essential home decor tips. Learn how to create a stylish, organized, and cozy environment for your loved ones.

  • Fashion for moms

    Fashion for moms

    Fashion for moms can often feel overwhelming. It’s no easy feat between the demands of family life and maintaining personal style. Moms are constantly juggling tasks – from school runs to business meetings. It leaves little time for fashion considerations. But here’s the truth…Your wardrobe doesn’t have to be another stressor. In fact, fashion for…

  • Learning music

    Learning music

    Learning music is a beautiful journey for you and your kids, but it can be electrifying and difficult all at once. We all want our children to experience the magic of melodies and rhythms. And yet, we often find ourselves wondering how best to introduce them to this wonderful world without overwhelming them. Benefits of…

  • Household organization

    Household organization

    Mastering household organization can feel like a daunting task. But it’s the secret to balancing your busy life as a mom while keeping your sanity intact. With some simple strategies in place, household organization is totally achievable! You don’t have to be Marie Kondo or Martha Stewart (both of whom have chilled out considerably in…

  • Cleaning


    Cleaning can often feel like a never-ending task, especially for busy moms. It’s a never-ending task that drains us of our resources yet remains unseen. We’re constantly picking up toys, wiping down surfaces, doing laundry…the list goes on. The struggle is real when it comes to cleaning, but don’t worry – we’ve got your back!…

  • Parties and events

    Parties and events

    Organizing parties and events can be a daunting task. We will dive deep into all things party-related – from sending out those cute invitations to deciding on the perfect decorations. Planning Ahead Prepping ahead is the key to throwing a successful bash, whether it’s an intimate gathering at your house, a huge corporate event, or…

  • Holiday crafts

    Holiday crafts

    Explore fun, easy holiday crafts for kids! Create lasting memories with projects from Thanksgiving to Christmas. Ignite creativity today!

  • Christmas gift ideas

    Christmas gift ideas

    Explore unique gift ideas for every occasion! From pampering mom to budget-friendly options, find perfect gifts that’ll be loved by all.

  • Costumes


    Costumes can truly transform the ordinary into the extraordinary. The magic of dressing up extends beyond Halloween. It’s a year-round fun-fest that encourages self-expression and pretend play. Finding the Right Halloween Costume for Your Kids Halloween is a spellbinding period when little ones have the opportunity to turn into their beloved personas. The process of…

  • Free printables

    Free printables

    Discover free printables for moms and kids! Fun activities, educational resources, tips for time management, meal planning and more. Click now!

  • Outdoor activities

    Outdoor activities

    Outdoor activities can seem daunting, especially when you’re trying to wrangle the whole family together. The thought of packing up everything and everyone might make you want to curl up with a good book instead. But trust me, darling… Embracing outdoor activities is worth every bit of effort. Making memories and getting some fresh air…

  • Arts and crafts

    Arts and crafts

    Arts and crafts can be a magical gateway to creativity for your child. My own kids discovered the power of arts and crafts in unlocking their creativity. Their eyes light up as they dive into a world of colors, textures, and endless possibilities… But let’s face it – knowing how to effectively introduce arts and…

  • 17+ Vancouver family photographers

    17+ Vancouver family photographers

    Choosing among the many talented Vancouver family photographers can be a daunting task. Whether you’re looking for an on-location beach or park photoshoot or a traditional in-studio session, there are dozens of choices to sift through. Searching among the many talented artists in this vibrant city is like searching for a needle in a haystack. You…

  • Hospital bag checklist

    Hospital bag checklist

    Preparing for the arrival of a new baby is an exciting time, but it can also be stressful, especially when packing your hospital bag. As an expecting mama, you want to ensure you have everything you need for yourself and your baby during your hospital stay. Here is a comprehensive hospital bag checklist to help…

  • 10+ gifts for midwives

    10+ gifts for midwives

    When we have important people in our lives, we often want to show our appreciation for all that they have done to help us. Someone who is helping us bring a precious child into our lives is no different but it can be difficult to figure out just what to give or say to sum…

  • 8 floor decor ideas

    8 floor decor ideas

    Floor decoration can make a huge impact on the overall look and feel of your home or business. Whether you are looking to add some personality or just want a new look, there are plenty of options to choose from. In this blog post, we will discuss floor decor ideas that you can use in…