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Get into the Spirit of the Holidays with YTV’s #MerryEverything

| December 14, 2017 | 2 Comments
Get into the Spirit of the Holidays with YTV’s #MerryEverything

Get into the Spirit of the Holidays with YTV’s #MerryEverything   The holidays are one of our most beloved times of the year. It is a great time to be together with your family to enjoy each other’s company. My family has been in holiday mode since our first snow a few weeks ago, and […]

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7 Simple Strategies to Help You Reduce Christmas Stress

| December 12, 2017 | 7 Comments
7 Simple Strategies to Help You Reduce Christmas Stress

    7 Simple Strategies to Help You Reduce Christmas Stress Did you catch yourself cursing at the driver who just snagged the parking spot you’ve been waiting patiently for? Are you impatient with your kids? Your spouse?    Are you completely overwhelmed trying to make Christmas a memorable and magical moment for your loved […]

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5 Easy Tips to Stay Healthy & Active this Holiday Season #Bayer

| December 11, 2017 | 7 Comments
5 Easy Tips to Stay Healthy & Active this Holiday Season #Bayer

Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by Bayer. To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label. If you’re anything like me, trying to stay healthy can seem like such a chore during the holiday season with temptations seemingly looming around every corner! It’s so difficult to resist those seasonal […]

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Gifts For Teachers That The Whole Class Will Enjoy

| December 7, 2017 | 12 Comments
Gifts For Teachers That The Whole Class Will Enjoy

  Gifts For Teachers That The Whole Class Will Enjoy Are you searching for a much-appreciated gift for your child’s teacher? Here are some gifts for teachers the entire class is bound to enjoy.                 Posters Posters make the classroom more interesting and festive. There are all sorts of appropriate posters available, from […]

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5 Fabulous Family Resorts to Visit While Skiing in the Laurentians

| December 6, 2017 | 10 Comments
5 Fabulous Family Resorts to Visit While Skiing in the Laurentians

5 Fabulous Family Resorts to Visit While Skiing in the Laurentians Winter is a great time for families to get out and enjoy themselves. As long as you are dressed for the weather, the world beyond your front door is a wonderland for a whole new type of adventures to explore. This time of year […]

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Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #TurkeyTraditions #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

| November 30, 2017 | 105 Comments
Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #Recipe #TurkeyTraditions #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/31

Entertain for the Holidays with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyTraditions   Decking the halls. Trimming the tree. Stringing up the lights. These are just some of the things we do to get ready for the holiday season every year. Another very important preparation people take pride in at this time of the year is food. What we […]

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Put your Best Holiday Self(ie) Forward #ChurchAndDwight

| November 30, 2017 | 11 Comments
Put your Best Holiday Self(ie) Forward #ChurchAndDwight

The holiday season is truly a magical time of year. All of the cooking, the gift wrapping, the tree decorating and…oh, is that stain on my shirt in this year’s holiday picture? And a leftover piece of turkey stuck in my teeth? Gasp! It’s a holiday nightmare! Nowadays, it’s impossible to escape from the onslaught […]

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How to Decorate for Christmas on a Budget

| November 29, 2017 | 17 Comments
How to Decorate for Christmas on a Budget

    How to Decorate for Christmas on a Budget For many, Christmas is their favourite holiday, but it can also be the most expensive holiday. There are things you can do to help save money when you decorate for Christmas. Are you trying to stay on a budget this holiday season? Fortunately, there are […]

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Ward Off Cold and Flu Symptoms with These Helpful Tips #Recipe #Giveaway ~CAN 12/29

| November 28, 2017 | 155 Comments
Ward Off Cold and Flu Symptoms with These Helpful Tips #Recipe #Giveaway ~CAN 12/29

Ward Off Cold and Flu Symptoms with These Helpful Tips #Giveaway   The sniffles. Nausea. Stuffed up sinuses. A cough. Yup! It’s cold and flu season again, and those are just some of the symptoms that go along with these illnesses. This wonderful time of the year usually takes place between November until March or […]

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Looking for a Luxury Vacation Destination? Look No Further Than France!

| November 23, 2017 | 15 Comments
Looking for a Luxury Vacation Destination? Look No Further Than France!

      Looking for a Luxury Vacation Destination? Look No Further Than France! When thinking about planning a luxurious getaway, one of the places many people turn to is France. It is rich with history, culture, and is one of the fashion capitals of the world. Staying in a hotel is nice, but have […]

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Why Working From Home Is The Ultimate Dream

| November 23, 2017 | 15 Comments
Why Working From Home Is The Ultimate Dream

    Why Working from Home Is The Ultimate Dream   Working from home and actually doing it are two very different things. In fact, things such as fear and uncertainty often hold even the most ambitious of people back from launching an at-home business. But what if I told you that all that fear […]

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How to Host a Holiday Party on a Budget

| November 20, 2017 | 13 Comments
How to Host a Holiday Party on a Budget

  Hosting a Holiday Party on a Budget More than any other time of year, the holidays seem to bring with it a sense of wanting to make the perfect memories for our friends and family. We are looking for that perfect tree for the house, the perfect gifts for our loved ones, the perfect […]

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How to Have a Fall Staycation

| November 17, 2017 | 15 Comments
How to Have a Fall Staycation

  How to Have a Fall Staycation If you want to have some fun with your family this fall, you don’t have to go anywhere. Who says vacations are only for the summer, or even that you have to leave home to have one? Staycations are becoming more and more popular and fall is a […]

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10 Ways to Stay Stress Free During Pregnancy

| November 15, 2017 | 13 Comments
10 Ways to Stay Stress Free During Pregnancy

      10 Ways to Stay Stress Free During Pregnancy Pregnancy can be very exciting – but for many women, it can also be stressful. Constant worrying can have an adverse effect on your health, and it can even cause behavioural issues and other problems for your baby after he or she arrives. While […]

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Holiday Planning Tips With FREE Printable Planner

| November 14, 2017 | 12 Comments
Holiday Planning Tips With FREE Printable Planner

    Holiday Planning Tips It’s hard to believe that the holidays are just around the corner. Where did the year go? That being said, you still have plenty of time to plan for a festive holiday season. Here are a few (of many) tips to consider.                 Use a Holiday Planner One […]

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How to Guarantee Your Child with Special Needs Has the Perfect Camping Trip

| November 10, 2017 | 8 Comments
How to Guarantee Your Child with Special Needs Has the Perfect Camping Trip

    How to Guarantee Your Child with Special Needs Has the Perfect Camping Trip If you’re the parent of a child with special needs, the idea of a camping or RV trip might seem worlds away. Traveling with a special needs child obviously requires preparation and great attention to detail, but this is especially […]

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Pay Less For Hydro In Ontario This Winter

| November 10, 2017 | 7 Comments
Pay Less For Hydro In Ontario This Winter

    Pay Less For Hydro In Ontario This Winter Canadian citizens are well aware that the winter season can be especially long and especially brutal. Plummeting temperatures and rough storms make residents barricade themselves in their homes, and crank up the furnace to combat the winter chill. Sadly, many Canadians have discovered that their […]

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4 Fabulous Tips to Fight Back to School Germs!

| November 9, 2017 | 13 Comments
4 Fabulous Tips to Fight Back to School Germs!

4 Fabulous Tips to Fight Fall Germs!  The leaves are creating a colourful patch work blanket on the ground. The air is crisper. The kids are have their back to school routines down to a science. These are just a few tell-tale signs that fall is here to stay. You know what else happens during […]

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New Stews and Pate Recipes Combine Healthy Pet Meals with Recyclable and Sustainable Packaging ~ Giveaway 12/08

| November 9, 2017 | 39 Comments
New Stews and Pate Recipes Combine Healthy Pet Meals with Recyclable and Sustainable Packaging ~ Giveaway 12/08

    New Stews and Pate Recipes Combine Healthy Pet Meals with Recyclable and Sustainable Packaging By:Dr. Jennifer Adolphe, PhD, RD, Senior Nutritionist, Petcurean   There’s a definite chill in the air, and that gets people thinking about warm and tasty soups, stews and classic Sunday dinners. Besides warming up during the cooler months, hearty […]

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Tips For Finding The Perfect Wedding Venue In Toronto

| November 9, 2017 | 10 Comments
Tips For Finding The Perfect Wedding Venue In Toronto

  Tips For Finding The Perfect Wedding Venue In Toronto Wedding planning can be one of the craziest, most eye-twitch-inducing processes known to womankind, but in the name of love and fun, it must be done! And it doesn’t have to be quite as insane as some would have you believe, provided that you plan […]

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5 Places to Look For Savings You May Have Overlooked

| November 7, 2017 | 20 Comments
5 Places to Look For Savings You May Have Overlooked

    5 Places to Look For Savings You May Have Overlooked   Money doesn’t grow on trees, so we’ve got to save on routine expenditures wherever we can. This is especially true with a family, when a paycheck or salary is spread thin, or when income is unpredictable. Fortunately there are many savings opportunities […]

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Transit Travel in Toronto – UP Express #SeeTorontoNow

| November 7, 2017 | 9 Comments
Transit Travel in Toronto – UP Express #SeeTorontoNow

  Transit Travel in Toronto – UP Express Toronto. It is one of the busiest cities in Canada, and I love visiting it whenever I can. On my family’s latest visit to this mega metropolis, we wanted to try to give our car a rest and to use some of the transit options available. Since […]

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5 Great Fall Family Activities

| October 24, 2017 | 7 Comments
5 Great Fall Family Activities

    5 Great Fall Family Activities Fall is a great time to get out and about and do things with your family. The weather is usually cooler, but not cold yet, and there are many things happening in fall that you can’t enjoy at other times of the year. Here are five great fall […]

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Stay Ahead of the Cold & Flu Season #Church&Dwight

| October 23, 2017 | 8 Comments
Stay Ahead of the Cold & Flu Season #Church&Dwight

It’s that time of year again! The time for sweater weather, runny noses, chills, and sore throats… Wait, that isn’t the fun part of Fall! You’ve guessed it: with Fall also comes the start of the cold and flu season! Luckily, there are plenty of easy ways to protect you and your family. By following […]

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