Easter Muddy Buddies


 Muddy Buddies (or Puppy Chow) are one of my favourite little treats.  There is just something about the satisfying crunch paired with the chocolate and peanut butter.  These Easter Muddy Buddies take the classic a bit further with pretty pastel colours and candy coated milk chocolate eggs throughout.  Absolutely delicious for a snack or dessert and … [Read more...]

A Friendly Reminder for Your New Year’s Resolutions: Giveaway

New Year Reminder Giveaway - Final

The New Year’s countdown might feel like it was ages ago, but that’s no excuse to step away from your goals and give up on your mission to bigger and better things! Continue to make this the year you overcome challenges, achieve the unexpected and build new relationships or even rehash old ones. Keep the spirit of new beginnings to improve your day-to-day habits. To help … [Read more...]

DIY Easter Egg Button Art

DIY Easter Egg Button Art

This is such a fun and relatively simple project that results in a gorgeous piece of custom artwork for your home decor.  How cute would this be as part of your Easter mantel display?    DIY Easter Egg Button Art   Materials: 8x10 photo frame 8x10 piece of burlap or fabric 8x10 piece of scrapbook paper to match buttons or bulap hot … [Read more...]

Explore the Outdoors and More in Texas #TexasTraveller

Guld Coast Beach

Something you may not know about me is that I was once in a relationship with an Ohio country boy who enlisted as a sailor while we were dating.   Once he completed boot camp he was assigned to Naval Station Ingleside in Texas, which is just across Corpus Christi Bay from the city of Corpus Christi.  We decided I should cross the border to stay with him … [Read more...]

Little Pea by Amy Krouse Rosenthal


Ten years ago, Amy Krouse Rosenthal burst into children's books with Little Pea , a book destined to become a classic. Her witty text about a little pea who won't eat his sweets combined with the whimsical yet warm hearted art by Jen Corace create a go-to baby gift, a hilarious read-aloud, and the perfect intervention for picky eaters.   This is a sweet and playful … [Read more...]

How to Build Your Child’s Self-Esteem

How to Build Your Child’s Self-Esteem

As a parent, you want to do right by your children. You want to raise strong and independent kids who become strong and independent adults. In order to make this a reality, you’ll need to build up your child’s self-esteem. The way your children feel about their abilities will greatly affect how they face risks and challenges in the future. Here are a few great tips you can use … [Read more...]

Every Little Thing: Based on the song ‘Three Little Birds’ by Bob Marley by Cedella Marley


Bob Marley's songs are known the world over for their powerful message of love, peace, and harmony. Now a whole new generation can discover one of his most joyous songs in this reassuring picture book adaptation written by his daughter Cedella and exuberantly illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton. This upbeat story reminds children that the sun will always come out after the … [Read more...]

Top 10 Family Road Trip Essentials

view of an empty winding road at the Lofoten islands

    Are you about to go on a road trip with your family? Going on a road trip can be fun, but there are a few things you can do to transform a regular road trip into a great one! These essentials for a great road trip will help you cut the hassle out of travelling with your family.   Healthy Snacks If you’re about to embark on a road trip, don’t … [Read more...]

My Little Pony – Friendship is Magic: Adventures of the Cutie Mark Crusaders


Everypony is unique! If you lived in Equestria, what would your CUTIE MARK be? The Cutie Mark Crusaders can help you find out! My Little Pony – Friendship Is Magic: Adventures Of The Cutie Mark Crusaders is coming to DVD on February 24, 2015 in the U.S. and Canada from Shout! Factory Kids in collaboration with Hasbro Studios. Offered as a bonus feature is a fun new sing-along … [Read more...]

Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy

SofiaTheFirstTheCurseOfPrincessIvyDVD copy

Features a Full-Length Adventure with Special Appearance by Rapunzel plus Three Additional Episodes and a FREE Exclusive Color-Changing Butterfly Necklace! The revelation of a spellbinding secret sets in motion the most thrilling adventure in the history of Sofia the First! After learning that the Amulet of Avalor is magical, Amber snatches it while Sofia is … [Read more...]

Pound Puppies: Puppy Love

Pound Puppies Puppy Love

Don't Miss The Puptastic Fun! Every boy and girl should know the undying love of a puppy. That's exactly what the Pound Puppies are for! "A pup for every person and a person for every pup!" That's their motto and they mean it. So join the pups for five fun-filled adventures featuring the voice talents of Betty White (Hot In Cleveland), Yvette Nicole Brown (Community) and … [Read more...]

From Nursery to Primary Giveaway Roundup (Plus Linky for All Giveaways)


If you’d like me to list your Baby or Kid Friendly giveaway (Blog hosted only please) next week send a link with description including end date and eligibility to info at frugalmomeh.com, or Fill out my form! If you haven't already, please take a few seconds to vote for my Thai Cocktail Meatballs in the Thai Kitchen Challenge. You could WIN one of these amazing … [Read more...]

Beef and Guinness Hand Pies

Beef and Guinness Hand Pies

Beef and Stout pies are a favourite traditional recipe from the UK.  Typically it is made with good cuts of beef, stout, mushrooms and all sorts of good stuff.   I've modified the recipe to simplify it and make it accessible no matter your budget and of course kids love eating with their hands so even the pickiest eaters will enjoy this one!   I chose … [Read more...]

Green Virgin Products Review


I am always on the look out for effective products, and it's always a bonus when they are safe, natural and eco-friendly products.  I was recently introduced to Green Virgin Products, an eco-friendly company dedicated to creating non-toxic products from high quality ingredients that really work.  They also price competitively which makes their products accessible to … [Read more...]

Disney’s Big Hero 6 Blu-Ray Combo Pack


  From Walt Disney Animation Studios (“Frozen,” “Wreck-It Ralph”), Disney's “Big Hero 6” introduces you to a lovable robot who will change your world. Join Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) and Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) in a comic adventure that will make your heart soar as they learn about teamwork and becoming more than you thought you could be. With all the … [Read more...]