TheInspiredHome.org // Robot Birthday Party Ideas: Fruit & Vegetable Trays - A great theme for a 1st birthday party!

Robot Birthday Party – Fruit & Veggie Trays

We recently celebrated Little J’s 1st birthday. I can’t believe he’s 1 already! As you may have noticed through various posts on this site, I’m a big fan of throwing parties. Miss O had a pink party for her 1st birthday, her 3rd was a Princess Peach theme. For Little J I opted to go…

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TheInspiredHome.org // Life With Kids & Cats

Life with Kids & Cats

I am a self-professed “cat person”. Both of my parents have always had cats. Once hubby and I moved in together, we got Goomba and then added Toad to the mix when we realized Goomba was lonely. Say what you like about us cat folk but 37% of Canadians own one or more cats whereas only…

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TheInspiredHome.org // Flying Solo with Two Kids.

Flying Solo with Kids

A couple weeks ago, I took my children aged 2 & 4 on a plane ride. A round-trip ride from Edmonton to Toronto. They were delighted to go on this adventure with me. The week prior to embarking on this mission, we counted down the sleeps left until the airplane. (The kids even tried to…

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1st Birthday Splurge or Save

1st Birthday Party: Save or Splurge? #BirthdaysCount

 I love to throw birthday parties. I constantly go over the top and spend weeks crafting, creating and arranging parties. I search around Pinterest for fun ideas then I take the time to put my own spin on them. I pull out the Cricut and get crafting with my oodles of craft supplies. I have…

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TheInspiredHome.org // Banana Bread Muffins. A deliciously moist muffin recipe that includes sour cream. Make for a great baby or toddler finger food.

Banana Bread Muffins

  One of my favourite things to make when I’ve got some old bananas hanging around is banana bread. I have posted my recipe before but I decided to tweak it just a little bit and turn it into muffins. Not only do I have a toddler who loves easy-to-eat snacks but now I’ve got…

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TheInspiredHome.org // 12 reasons to hit the gym in the summer

12 Reasons to Hit the Gym in the Summer

Summertime. Spending days by the pool and heck, evenings too. We spend all winter hiding indoors that it’s a welcome relief to get outside in the summer. So why spend it inside in a gym? I’ll give you a few reasons why you should include the gym in your summer schedule. Air conditioning. Need I…

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TheInspiredHome.org // How To Make Your Own Super Hero Juice, for thirsty super heroes on the go!

Super Hero Juice {Review of PlayTime Cups}

Things around my house lately have been a little super.  Andrea made my kids two fabulous superhero capes for their birthday and they have been popular to play with. Dun dun daah! Cue those super people for whatever little help you need.  With all the flying and saving people, the Superheroes work up quite a…

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