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How Stress Can Show Up In Your Life  

| March 16, 2017 | 15 Comments
How Stress Can Show Up In Your Life   

Let’s face it, our mommy lives can get pretty darn hectic, which can make us quite stressed out. Some amounts of stress can be healthy, but when we are stressed out for long periods of time, our body will start showing signs that we need to slow down, take a deep breath (or two) and […]

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10 Things You Need To Know Before You Get Hair Extensions

| March 3, 2017 | 10 Comments
10 Things You Need To Know Before You Get Hair Extensions

10 Things You Need To Know Before You Get Hair Extensions   If you’ve considered getting hair extensions, you probably already know all about the price, pros, and cons. Canadian hair extensions have become so popular that nearly all the salons in the country now offer them. A  good hairstylist will tell you everything you […]

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Be Award Season Ready with Conair Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ Canada 03/10

| February 16, 2017 | 98 Comments
Be Award Season Ready with Conair Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ Canada 03/10

  Be Award Season Ready with Conair Canada!   It’s that time of year! Lights are being put up and the red carpets are being rolled out for awards season! Whether you are attending one of these events or are getting the gang together to host a party to watch one, looking your best is […]

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Enjoying Me Time with Garnier Whole Blends!

| February 6, 2017 | 12 Comments
Enjoying Me Time with Garnier Whole Blends!

     Enjoying Me Time with Garnier Whole Blends!   Although this post has been generously sponsored by Garnier Whole Blends, the opinions and language are my own. “Me Time?” This is a rare occasion in my home. Chasing after a teenager and two young children makes it a bit difficult to block off a […]

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Sparkle & Shine with Amopé Canada! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/30

| December 7, 2016 | 105 Comments
Sparkle & Shine with Amopé Canada! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/30

Shopping. Baking. Wrapping. Crafting. These are just a few of the things we do to get ready for the holidays in our family. Along with the everyday tasks our hands perform, this list of things has already lead to my nails becoming dull-looking with a few chips here and there. Amopé Canada wants nails looking […]

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Handmade “Me Time” Gift Ideas with Lenity Soaps! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide

| November 16, 2016 | 82 Comments
Handmade “Me Time” Gift Ideas with Lenity Soaps! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide

The holidays is a really special time of the year when I like to make this time of the year special for family and friends. But what about me? This hectic time of the year permits little time for me to sit back and relax. When I do get to have a bit of time […]

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Love My Wavy Hair Thanks to Curl Keeper Hair Care Products!

| August 18, 2016 | 4 Comments
Love My Wavy Hair Thanks to Curl Keeper Hair Care Products!

      Love My Wavy Hair Thanks to Curl Keeper Hair Care Products! I am excited to have the opportunity to try out Curl Keeper hair care products available at Trade Secrets. My hair is wavy, frizzy, and difficult to manage. I end up using a blow dryer and a hair straightner to take out the unruly […]

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essie “Behind The Hues” Giveaway! CAN 08/08

| July 11, 2016 | 106 Comments
essie “Behind The Hues” Giveaway! CAN 08/08

    essie “Behind The Hues” essie is introducing a new Summer collection that you will be able to discover through an exciting new web platform called “behind the hues” where you can learn everything about the collection! essie’s global colour designer Rebecca Minkoff’s came up with her favourite shades for the all-new summer collection.  “#behindthehues” is giving […]

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Cetaphil Baby Search Contest #CetaphilBabyBathtime and Giveaway ~ CAN 07/11

| June 8, 2016 | 69 Comments
Cetaphil Baby Search Contest #CetaphilBabyBathtime and Giveaway ~ CAN 07/11

Bath time is a fun time for both babies and parents For babies, it is a time of discovery and fun! They are learning what water is and what they can do in and with this substance. For parents, it is a time to guide your child through this experience and to give them the […]

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Show Mom Some Love with Amopé! #MommyMoment #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/06

| May 5, 2016 | 163 Comments
Show Mom Some Love with Amopé! #MommyMoment #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/06

Mother’s Day is just days away! It’s the day marked on our calendars to celebrate that person in our lives who does the little things that make us feel special. Still stuck on what you can give Mom this year to show some love? I was happy to be asked by Ampoé Canada to try […]

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Have a Glam Girl’s Night Out with Mother’s Day! #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/22

| April 16, 2016 | 100 Comments
Have a Glam Girl’s Night Out with Mother’s Day! #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/22

  Loved watching Valentine’s Day and New Year’s Eve? Garry Marshall is adding to his holiday-themed hits with his latest film from Elevation Pictures, Mother’s Day! Marshall has put together another ensemble cast tell an endearing and romantic story about everyone’s first love. This fun-filled film will be hitting theatres on April 29, 2016, just […]

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Shop Online For The Best In One Piece Swimwear

| February 24, 2016 | 3 Comments
Shop Online For The Best In One Piece Swimwear

 Shop Online For The Best In One Piece Swimwear  Finding the perfect swimsuit is a daunting task and one may end up spending several hours in a department store to get the perfect suit. Sometimes, you are forced to move from one department store to another so as to match your preference and taste which […]

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4 Tips to Help Become More Confident in 2016! #Underwareness

| January 4, 2016 | 10 Comments
4 Tips to Help Become More Confident in 2016! #Underwareness

Hooray! The new year is here! It is a time of year when people look towards the possibilities of what can be achieved in their lives. Some look to improve themselves physically or financially, while others look inward to try to be a better version of themselves. Confidence is a trait we all have, but […]

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Gents Can Look Their Best with The Body Shop! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 01/04

| December 11, 2015 | 57 Comments
Gents Can Look Their Best with The Body Shop! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 01/04

Gents like looking their best around this time of the year, too! No matter what they are doing, some men like to look and feel fresh for whatever comes their way! The Body Shop has these men covered with the Modern Gent’s Post Party Rescue Kit. It has what men need to look dapper throughout […]

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Get Pampered with The Body Shop Spa of the World! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 01/04

| December 10, 2015 | 136 Comments
Get Pampered with The Body Shop Spa of the World! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~  CAN 01/04

This time of year is stressful for a lot of people. Besides the usual day-to-day operations my family goes through, there is the added stresses of work and running around to get ready for the holidays. From time to time, I need a break away from everything for a few moments. I was really happy […]

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A Box Full of Surprises with The Body Shop Canada! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/31

| December 9, 2015 | 211 Comments
A Box Full of Surprises with The Body Shop Canada! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/31

I love surprises which is why I also love giving gifts at this time of the year. It’s even better if the gift will help to make them feel special. The Body Shop is making shopping fun and easy this holiday season by offering so many different gift sets that are sure to please everyone […]

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Heal Hands and Nails with Brioche Baby™! – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN/US 12/12

| November 5, 2015 | 39 Comments
Heal Hands and Nails with Brioche Baby™! – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN/US 12/12

The chill in the air that fall brings wreaks havoc on my hands. The drip in temperature and the dryness in the air whips the moisture right out of my already dry skin, making them crack and sting. I go through a lot of lotion to keep my hands and cuticles from getting dry and […]

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5 Tips for Working-Out with Confidence

| October 16, 2015 | 9 Comments
5 Tips for Working-Out with Confidence

  For most people, working out is a hard habit to start. It is a commitment you have to make to yourself to do, and it can be a tough one to maintain. For some people, not working out has to do with a lack of confidence. I wanted to share some tips to help […]

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Start a New Self-Care Routine with Garnier – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

| October 15, 2015 | 102 Comments
Start a New Self-Care Routine with Garnier – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

My eldest daughter has just started high school and is getting use to all of the new changes she has to her routine: New school, new classes, and new friends. Being a teenager, she has started looking into changing her personal care regime in the mornings, much to the joy of the other members of […]

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Fall into the Fall National Women’s Show ~ Giveaway and Discount Code ~ Ottawa Area 10/15

| September 21, 2015 | 25 Comments
Fall into the Fall National Women’s Show ~ Giveaway and Discount Code ~ Ottawa Area 10/15

Ladies, it’s back! The Fall National Women’s Show has returned to Ottawa so you and your group of girlfriends can kick back and have a great day out! This season’s show takes place from October-24-25, 2015 at Ernst & Young Centre in Ottawa South. I had a great time at the Spring Show, and I […]

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Fun Nails with #TrindNailTips – Review, Special Offer, and Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

| September 9, 2015 | 81 Comments
Fun Nails with #TrindNailTips – Review, Special Offer, and Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

Manis and pedis are so much fun to do on your own. It’s also great to show off your masterpieces whenever you go out, no matter the occasion. It is also important to look after the health of our nails so that they do not chip or split from the sides. For me, growing my […]

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Ego Boost

| September 2, 2015 | 9 Comments
Ego Boost

With small kids, I don’t always have the time to fix myself up each day. That, and it’s not too motivating (or practical) to put on the face and flat-iron the hair for a day of horsing around at the playground or digging at the beach. But I do try to be presentable in public. […]

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Loving My KISS Tornado 360° 1875W Ionic Dryer ~ Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 09/08

| August 6, 2015 | 131 Comments
Loving My KISS Tornado 360° 1875W Ionic Dryer ~ Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 09/08

I am really excited to have the opportunity to review the KISS Tornado 360° 1875W Ionic Dryer. My hair is wavy and frizzy, so it’s difficult to manage, and on top I use a hair straightener to take out the curls. I thought the KISS Tornado 360° would be the perfect hair dryer for my type of hair, since the […]

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Grow Lashes with Ease with #RapidLash – Review

| July 30, 2015 | 10 Comments
Grow Lashes with Ease with #RapidLash – Review

My lashes…where did they go? I mean, I have had short lashes throughout my life, but they seem to have diminished over the years. I am always having to use mascara to make my lashes look longer and fuller. I also worry about whether the mascara is going to flake off, clump up, or if […]

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