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The New Ottawa Craft Show Everyone is Talking About! #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

| March 6, 2019 | 9 Comments
The New Ottawa Craft Show Everyone is Talking About! #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

The New Ottawa Craft Show Everyone is Talking About! Have you heard?  The Spring Ottawa Craft Show is coming to the Centurion Conference & Event Center on March 30/31st, 2019. Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday from 10am to 4pm. Come visit some of Canada’s best up and coming Artisans, Crafters, and Gourmet Food […]

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5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

| February 13, 2019 | 9 Comments
5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter In Ottawa, and throughout eastern Ontario, winter is a seriously frigid season – with snowstorms, freezing rain, and often blizzard conditions. This isn’t a good time to be losing your indoor heat because of poor insulation or air leakage. The point is, when your home is […]

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Family Portraits to rejuvenate the Bland Walls

| February 11, 2019 | 1 Comment
Family Portraits to rejuvenate the Bland Walls

Family Portraits to rejuvenate the Bland Walls Why is family important? The family is the first social unit of any person. These are the very first people who he/she shall come into contact with. In most cases, they are the backbone of your emotional and mental state of mind. Your family will always be there […]

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Handy Tips when Choosing Exceptional Bedroom Light Fixtures

| February 4, 2019 | 3 Comments
Handy Tips when Choosing Exceptional Bedroom Light Fixtures

Handy Tips when Choosing Exceptional Bedroom Light Fixtures When it comes to installing bedroom light fixtures, the sheer number of elaborate and magnificent designs may overwhelm you. This means that you will be spoil for choice when choosing. Lights come in pretty handy, especially when you want to set a special mood in the bedroom. […]

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How to Clean Glass Stovetops

| January 30, 2019 | 3 Comments
How to Clean Glass Stovetops

How to Clean Glass Stovetops Not only are glass stovetops incredibly effective at cooking food, they also offer a sleek and modern design. Despite the plethora of other benefits they offer, cleaning them can be tricky because of their material. Luckily, this cleaning and care guide will help you maintain your glass stovetop so that […]

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Furniture Stores

| January 7, 2019 | 1 Comment
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Furniture Stores

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Furniture Stores Purchasing furniture, like mattress buying, is a long-term investment. Therefore, caution must be exercised. You should know the following about furniture stores. 1.   You Can Negotiate the Price The sticker price isn’t the final price, and that’s why you should always negotiate for a better deal. However, […]

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7 Smart Tricks To Save Your Bright Rug From Stains

| December 18, 2018 | 8 Comments
7 Smart Tricks To Save Your Bright Rug From Stains

7 Smart Tricks To Save Your Bright Rug From Stains If there is one thing that all homeowners dread ubiquitously, it’s this: maintaining bright coloured rugs! Yes, they are absolutely gorgeous, come in so many unique designs, and can match a variety of interior design styles, but once their surface is hit with those inevitable […]

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Gift Memories This Holiday Season with Canvas Factory #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 12/21

| November 15, 2018 | 161 Comments
Gift Memories This Holiday Season with Canvas Factory #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 12/21

Gift Memories This Holiday Season with Canvas Factory My son. His smile can light up a room in an instant. I have been racking my brain to figure out a special gift to give him this holiday season. I found a fun photo of my little guy that brought back one of my favourite memories […]

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Decorate Your Home For Fall #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

| October 19, 2018 | 45 Comments
Decorate Your Home For Fall #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/16

Decorate Your Home For Fall Are you the type that loves to decorate your home? Now that fall is in full swing, there are so many great options. Whether you want to cover your table in a scattering of faux leaves and tiny pumpkins or want to add a glorious wreath in autumnal colours, you […]

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Furnaces: Renting Versus Owning

| October 1, 2018 | 10 Comments
Furnaces: Renting Versus Owning

Furnaces: Renting Versus Owning When you own a home, a furnace is a must. It would be unimaginable to have a home without one, especially in colder climates—heating your home in winter months goes far beyond simple comfort. The big question surrounding furnaces lately, however, may surprise you: recently, more and more homeowners are trying […]

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Kitchen Hacks You Need to Know

| September 13, 2018 | 11 Comments
Kitchen Hacks You Need to Know

Kitchen Hacks You Need to Know The kitchen is a room that for many, are seen as intimidating and filled with pitfalls. Luckily there are many helpful kitchen hacks that will help you keep your kitchen clean and productive. Nearly everything you use in the kitchen has more than one use whether it is tools […]

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Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

| September 10, 2018 | 242 Comments
Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 10/12

Enjoy Quick and Easy Dinners with Ropot The kids are back to school! With this change comes a busier schedule for our family. We have after school activities and playdates to work our family meals around. There are nights when, as parents, we relent to a junk night, but we want to try to have […]

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Tips From The Pros To Help Keep Your Home Cleaner This Winter

| September 6, 2018 | 9 Comments
Tips From The Pros To Help Keep Your Home Cleaner This Winter

Tips From The Pros To Help Keep Your Home Cleaner This Winter Winter in many places across North America is a time of family celebrations and beautiful pristine views. It can also be one of the messiest times of the year, where moisture and cold make it very difficult to keep your home cleaner and […]

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Enhance Memories with CanvasChamp Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/28

| August 30, 2018 | 55 Comments
Enhance Memories with CanvasChamp Canada #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/28

Memories. We like to capture them in photos on our smartphones and share them over our social media channels or put them in frames. Both of these methods are great, but there is nothing that makes these moments in time pop. CanvasChamp likes making memories special by transferring your favourite photos onto canvas. This can help […]

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9 Ways to Incorporate Canadian Style in Your Home

| August 29, 2018 | 5 Comments
9 Ways to Incorporate Canadian Style in Your Home

When it comes to home styling and decors, Canada sure has a lot to offer and teach the world. The ingenious blend of contemporary and classic home styling and accessories exude in most Canadian homes, which is no surprising as Canadians treasure diversity. Canadians also assimilate nature in home styling. Hockey, coffee, and outdoors are […]

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Snuggle Up in Comfort with Montem! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 08/24

| July 16, 2018 | 113 Comments
Snuggle Up in Comfort with Montem! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 08/24

Snuggle Up in Comfort with Montem Comfort. Isn’t this what we all strive for during our down time? Whether we are indoors or out, being cozy makes these mini getaway moments enjoyable.  One item that helps my family escape is a blanket. Once underneath it, it is like no other feeling in the world. It […]

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Be Barbecue Ready this Summer with Canadian Turkey #BBQTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/27

| June 28, 2018 | 310 Comments
Be Barbecue Ready this Summer with Canadian Turkey #BBQTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/27

Be Barbecue Ready this Summer with Canadian Turkey #BBQTurkey The sun, the heat and the lush vegetation are all signs that summer is here in the capital! One thing Canadians love doing at this time of the year is firing up their grills to dine al fresco. Cooking on the barbecue is a really great solution […]

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Laundry Hacks for Busy Moms

| May 22, 2018 | 5 Comments
Laundry Hacks for Busy Moms

Laundry Hacks for Busy Moms Laundry is one of the most dreaded household chores. No one likes the hours of backbreaking work. Folding load after load after load is enough to make any busy mom scream out in surrender. Unfortunately, that doesn’t stop the laundry from piling up. Thankfully, there are some laundry hacks that […]

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5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer

| May 14, 2018 | 2 Comments
5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer

5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer If you have been hesitant to request the services of an interior designer, perhaps you may be interested in learning why it’s a wise decision. Whether you want to improve the look of your home for your own comfort or to add value towards selling it, a […]

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Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home

| May 3, 2018 | 6 Comments
Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home

Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home It can be wonderful to create a special day for your mother and yourself. Once you become a mother, it can be hard to connect with your own mother on the big day. Putting together a brunch is a great way for you to both get together for […]

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Donate Your Spring Cleaning Items to these 5 Local Charities

| April 19, 2018 | 7 Comments
Donate Your Spring Cleaning Items to these 5 Local Charities

Spring in Ottawa means warmer weather, sunshine, birds chirping and tulips blooming. It’s also a time when we have the urge to clean out our home to get rid of items we no longer need or want. Instead of throwing these items away, consider donating them to local charities who will re-use, recycle and re-purpose […]

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Spring Cleaning with Kids and a Printable Checklist

| April 5, 2018 | 11 Comments
Spring Cleaning with Kids and a Printable Checklist

Spring Cleaning with Kids and a Printable Checklist We all know that a checklist can make it easier to get stuff done. If you have children, you may not think a lot about the chores they can do. However, children are able to do so much more than you realize. Obviously, the age of the […]

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Canvas Factory Helps Feed a Mother’s Obsession #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 04/20

| March 22, 2018 | 207 Comments
Canvas Factory Helps Feed a Mother’s Obsession #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 04/20

  Canvas Factory Helps Feed a Mother’s Obsession As a mother, I am completely obsessed with pictures. I love capturing that perfect moment to remember forever. Unfortunately, though, these days it’s easier to take pictures than it is to print pictures. I mean, 15 years ago, printing wasn’t easy, but at least you only had […]

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When It’s Time To Buy A House, Do You Buy New Or “Used”?

| March 13, 2018 | 5 Comments
When It’s Time To Buy A House, Do You Buy New Or “Used”?

When It’s Time To Buy A House, Do You Buy New Or “Used”? Buying a house can be terrifying. Buying a house in Ottawa is even more terrifying, for many reasons. There are so many questions to answer: should you save up every single penny you have to get a 20% down payment? If you don’t […]

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