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Enjoy Outdoor Living with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/07

| June 1, 2017 | 40 Comments
Enjoy Outdoor Living with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/07

  Enjoy Outdoor Living with DK Canada Books! The sun is finally making more of appearance, making the temperatures rise. You know what this means: Time to start spending more time outdoors! Entertaining is always fun, whether it is to keep the fun going for kids or to impress family and friends with food, drinks, […]

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Book Review: The Cube People and Cube Squared

| January 30, 2014 | 5 Comments
Book Review: The Cube People and Cube Squared

The Cube People and Cube Squared are two books by Ottawa author Christian McPherson. The books follow main character Colin MacDonald as he navigates working for the Federal Government in Ottawa, relationships, and the deep desire to be an author. These books are well-written and a must-read for anyone working in the government or in […]

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Book Review: Eleanor and Park

| October 17, 2013 | 6 Comments
Book Review: Eleanor and Park

This is a novel about two characters, you’ll never guess… Eleanor and Park, and follows them for about a year. The story starts just as they meet and documents the fledgling, cringe-worthy teenage relationship. A relationship that started by accident on the school bus, and grows on the bus and within the walls of the school, and finally […]

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Book Review: Wheat Belly by William Davis, MD

| October 3, 2013 | 6 Comments
Book Review: Wheat Belly by William Davis, MD

I had heard of Wheat Belly so I grabbed it from the Express Reads section of the library. I have a lot of gluten-free people around me so I’m familiar with the diet and what happens when they eat gluten, but I didn’t know about the science behind gluten-intolerance and celiac disease. Wheat Belly did […]

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The Fault in Our Stars – Book Review

| August 8, 2013 | 5 Comments
The Fault in Our Stars – Book Review

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green is a young adult novel that I had heard about and couldn’t wait to get from the library. It was a long wait because it’s such a popular book and now that I’ve read it I can see why. It’s the story of a girl named Hazel […]

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Book Review: Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad

| June 20, 2013 | 4 Comments
Book Review: Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad

Struggling with infertility is not easy. Coming to terms with the fact that you will never have your own biological child is devastating. But what if, when settling into your child-less life, you are suddenly given a toddler? That’s exactly what happens to Ana and James in the novel Everybody has Everything. After a car […]

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Children’s Book Review: When Miles Got Mad & Giveaway

| April 11, 2013 | 6 Comments
Children’s Book Review: When Miles Got Mad & Giveaway

Book Title: WHEN MILES GOT MAD Release date: April 16th, 2013 Price $12.95 Age: 2-6 / 30 pages Website: www.themotherco.com When I was offered the opportunity to receive a complementary copy of the book “When Miles Got Mad” to review, I jumped at the chance. Since the day my daughter was born she’s had anger […]

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