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Easy Savings at Hand with Coupgon – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

| December 10, 2015 | 18 Comments
Easy Savings at Hand with Coupgon – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

Saving. Who doesn’t like finding a great deal on products? The hard part about searching for deals is sifting through all of the flyers, both in the mail and online, to find them. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to find these deals all in one spot? Coupgon has just launched their app to […]

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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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Gifts For Kids Made Easy with Mattel’s Top 12 Holiday #ListToppers! #Review and #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

| November 27, 2015 | 69 Comments
Gifts For Kids Made Easy with Mattel’s Top 12 Holiday #ListToppers! #Review and #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

The holiday season is here! Have your kids been leaving helpful hints as to what they would like to have this year? Mattel has come out with their Top Twelve Holiday #ListToppers! Any of these toys will put a smile on your child’s face this year! One toy that I think will be a fabulous […]

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Wrap Up Some Holiday Magic with The Magic Gift Shop at CF Rideau Centre! ‪#‎CFMagicGiftWorkshop‬

| November 25, 2015 | 4 Comments
Wrap Up Some Holiday Magic with The Magic Gift Shop at CF Rideau Centre! ‪#‎CFMagicGiftWorkshop‬

Get ready to see some magic, Ottawa, as Cadillac Fairview (CF) properties is helping Canadian families feel some holiday spirit! CF Rideau Centre will offer shoppers a seasonal spectacle with an interactive experience called the Magic Gift Workshop! Within The Magic Gift Shop, shoppers will meet the newest members of Santa’s team: The Tufties! They […]

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10 Super Shopper Tips to Get You In And Out Of The Grocery Store!

10 Super Shopper Tips to Get You In And Out Of The Grocery Store!

    Shop with a list! Writing a list beforehand based on the meals you have planned for the week saves a lot of time and extra thinking. It also avoids you forgetting a crucial item and having to spend more time making a second trip to the store. Organize your list. Write down the […]

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Drive in Luxury and Comfort in the 2016 Lincoln MKC – A Review #LincolnMKC

| October 15, 2015 | 3 Comments
Drive in Luxury and Comfort in the 2016 Lincoln MKC  – A Review #LincolnMKC

Prior to test-driving the 2016 Lincoln MKC thoughts of Lincoln conjured up images of their classic town cars; solidly built luxury cars that have a reputation for style and comfort, but also for their boat-like size. So, when I picked up the 2016 Lincoln MKC for a week of test-driving I was shocked at how […]

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4 of My Must-Have Travel Items

| October 5, 2015 | 15 Comments
4 of My Must-Have Travel Items

Whether it is a road trip or a flight off to a fun destination, I love to travel. I pack my bags and take off to begin memorable adventures. Though I tend to bring more items than I need to, there are certain things I always carry with me when I am away in order […]

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Sharing Cherished Memories with Soufeel Jewelry- Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 10/15

| September 10, 2015 | 47 Comments
Sharing Cherished Memories with Soufeel Jewelry- Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 10/15

For me, jewellery lets others see a bit of your personality and uniqueness. Charm bracelets are fun pieces to own because thy let display your interests and your personality without you having to say a word. My family is everything to me, and I wanted to have a piece of jewelry that showed them off […]

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Already Time for Back to Campus #StudentLife with a Contest and a Twitter Party!

| August 17, 2015 | 3 Comments
Already Time for Back to Campus #StudentLife with a Contest and a Twitter Party!

Only a few more weeks and it’s back to school already! It certainly can be nerve-racking for first time students, whether if be entering Kindergarten, Junior High, High School, or College and University. I still remember my first year entering College in Business Administration back in 1986. That summer, I decided to get my own apartment […]

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Buying and Selling Items Made Easy with VarageSale!

| August 12, 2015 | 12 Comments
Buying and Selling Items Made Easy with VarageSale!

Every few months, my other half likes to lighten the load of things in our home. Since there are five members of our family, it is easy to accumulate a lot of items in a short amount of time. You know, shoes, toys and devices that we either outgrow or no longer use.     […]

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SALES! How To Make The Most of Them

| July 9, 2015 | 11 Comments
SALES! How To Make The Most of Them

SALE! It’s that time of year again when you can’t turn around without seeing  a sale sign in every window. Fashion retailers are always a step (season) ahead of the consumer. Lucky for us, that means we can reap the benefits  of discounted prices as stores make way for new inventory.   Whether you are a fashion […]

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Feel Special and Comfortable with Panty by Post – Review and $50 GC Giveaway ~ CAN 07/12

| June 11, 2015 | 79 Comments
Feel Special and Comfortable with Panty by Post – Review and $50 GC Giveaway ~ CAN 07/12

Panties. Undies. Thongs. G-Strings. It is not easy to find a comfortable pair to wear when I want to look good without showing any panty lines. I love wearing panties of all kinds because there are days that I want to feel good, and then there are other days that I want to be a […]

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Add a Pop of Fun with Artollo Art Prints Review and Giveaway #KidsGiftGuide ~ CAN 06/30

| June 4, 2015 | 29 Comments
Add a Pop of Fun with Artollo Art Prints Review and Giveaway #KidsGiftGuide ~ CAN 06/30

We moved into our home just under two years ago, and, well, we have not done much to add our personal touches to our toddlers’ room. Since our kids are still at that age where they both want to get into everything to discover the world around them, it makes it a bit difficult to […]

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Get Ready to #BurstIntoSpring with Shoppers Drug Mart

| May 6, 2015 | 54 Comments
Get Ready to #BurstIntoSpring with Shoppers Drug Mart

Now that spring is in full swing, I want to shed off the cold, dark days of winter and enjoy the warmer days upon us with my family. We do this with finding great products that give us a boost, whether they make us look or feel good or they can help us to enjoy […]

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Beat the Mean Effects of Winter on Your Skin with Shoppers Drug Mart #SDMWinterSkin

| January 7, 2015 | 9 Comments
Beat the Mean Effects of Winter on Your Skin with Shoppers Drug Mart #SDMWinterSkin

  Winter. It is cold, harsh and unforgiving. I have never been a fan of winter, for the aforementioned reasons. Winter also comes with less moisture in the air which can wreak havoc on our skin. One of the best ways to combat the harsh conditions that winter ushers our way is to protect it. […]

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Gifting Stress

| December 17, 2014 | 18 Comments
Gifting Stress

This is the time of year for gifting stress. There is the actual stress of shopping – traffic, parking lots, crowds, lineups. I dislike shopping malls, and crowds make me crazy, so my ideal gift is purchased online and delivered to my door. There is also the stress of deciding what to buy for whom and […]

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Christmas Gift Overload and Your Children: Expectations vs. Reality

| November 19, 2014 | 27 Comments
Christmas Gift Overload and Your Children: Expectations vs. Reality

The Christmas shopping season has begun! There’s no denying it. While you may not hear music playing just yet, there are heaps of Christmas trees, ornaments and other sparkly things to draw your attention to the upcoming season. The gift displays are snazzily done up, and toys and gifts for children available are as abundant as ever. When […]

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Rockport Opens Its First Concept Store in Ottawa!

| October 31, 2014 | 9 Comments
Rockport Opens Its First Concept Store in Ottawa!

Fashion is a very big passion of mine. One of my favourite areas of fashion has to be shoes. An outfit is almost never complete without them, and there are so many styles, colours and materials they are made from that I would never tire from looking at them. Rockport has been making stylish and […]

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Love the Savings and Rewards with my CAA Membership!

| September 18, 2014 | 7 Comments
Love the Savings and Rewards with my CAA Membership!

CAA Membership definitely offers amazing savings and rewards to its members! I am a recent Member thanks to CAA Spot the Partner Campaign and have already taken advantage of CAA’s loyalty program by shopping locally, but Members can also use their Membership card worldwide including 110 000 retail locations in North America. From shopping, dining, hotel accommodations, entertainment, […]

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Mom, I Want to Purchase My First Bra!

| August 28, 2014 | 8 Comments
Mom, I Want to Purchase My First Bra!

The excitement of purchasing your daughter’s first bra! It’s certainly a milestone for all girls and the fun part of puberty. When I was a tween there certainly weren’t too many bra choices. You had to choose between white and beige, so not much creativity back then. Nowadays you can purchase them at brand name stores […]

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CAA Membership More Than Just Roadside Assistance and B2S #CAAChat Twitter Party!

| August 23, 2014 | 3 Comments
CAA Membership More Than Just Roadside Assistance and B2S #CAAChat Twitter Party!

Are you just like me and thought that purchasing a CAA Membership would only give you a rebate on hotel accommodations and come in handy in case you needed Roadside Assistance if your battery died or you forgot your keys in the vehicle? Think again! I am so excited to have been selected to participate in the […]

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Tips and Tricks to Help Conquer Your Back-To-School Shopping List

| August 19, 2014 | 16 Comments
Tips and Tricks to Help Conquer Your Back-To-School Shopping List

Wow! Summer vacation is almost over and you know what that means: The annual back-to-school shopping trip!  It is the time of the year that parents cheer and jeer about at the same time because the kids will going to school, but us parents have to get their gang of kids together to get everything […]

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Surviving Carless Errand Runs with Kids

| July 17, 2014 | 13 Comments
Surviving Carless Errand Runs with Kids

As a busy mom of three very rambunctious children, I have had to learn how to get things done. Running errands is no small feat for me when I am flying solo, but I also want to try and make it fun, too. This is how we roll when I errands with my entourage:  This […]

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#Ottawa is My Strolling City with the Summer 3D™ lite Convenience Stroller #Giveaway #3DliteStrollerTour ~CAN/US 07/13

| June 18, 2014 | 217 Comments
#Ottawa is My Strolling City with the Summer 3D™ lite Convenience Stroller #Giveaway #3DliteStrollerTour ~CAN/US 07/13

Now that the snow is gone, the flowers are blooming, and the temperature is way above freezing in Ottawa, it is a great time to get outside with your family and enjoy the warm weather. One way to get your family out and about is by going for a walk and seeing just how great […]

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