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Donate Your Spring Cleaning Items to these 5 Local Charities

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Fall In Love With Year Round Gardening

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How to Decorate for Christmas on a Budget

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Pay Less For Hydro In Ontario This Winter

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Tips For Finding The Perfect Wedding Venue In Toronto

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Get Blogging at BlogJam in Halifax #BlogJamHFX

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How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for Your Child

   How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for Your Child Being a parent is probably the hardest job in the world. You will try anything to...

5 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Fall

5 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Fall  Summer is officially over and that means that fall has begun. The great thing about fall—aside from...

How to Decorate Your Home for Fall

   How to Decorate Your Home for Fall Are you looking for some great ideas to decorate your home for fall? There’s no better way to...

5 Easy Garage Organization Tips

5 Easy Garage Organization TipsIs clutter in your garage getting the best...

Keeping Pests Out of Your Summer Garden

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Hosting Made Easy this Canada Day Weekend with Maytag®!

Hosting Made Easy this Canada Day Weekend with Maytag®!  You have probably heard about the state of the Prime Minister’s home here in Ottawa. It...

Make Cherished Memories Pop with BestCanvas.ca! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/14

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7 Summer Garden Tips

7 Summer Garden Tips Do you have a garden? Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned gardener, there are a number of things you can do...

What to Plant in a Summer Vegetable Garden

If you’re planting a summer vegetable garden, you might be wondering what type of veggies you should plant. Certain vegetables are more...

Backyard 101: Budget-Friendly Tips for a New Summer Oasis #ChurchAndDwight

  Backyard 101: Budget-Friendly Tips for a New Summer Oasis   Everyone loves the saying "out with the old and in with the new". Every year, the...

5 Ways Families Can Renovate Their Home Without Breaking The Piggy Bank

5 Ways Families Can Renovate Their Home Without Breaking The Piggy Bank  Your home is the most special place in the world. It's where you...

Protect Your Lawn and Garden Through the Winter

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A Bathroom Renovation Resolution

A Bathroom Renovation Resolution With the New Year upon us, many of us try to come up with goals or resolutions to help improve ourselves....

Four Common Roofing Mistakes To Avoid

Four Common Roofing Mistakes To Avoid   Toronto is a beautiful city filled with history and culture. With a history stretching hundreds of years, Toronto has...

The Real ROI of a One Year Master of Business Administration (MBA)

You’ve crunched the numbers a million different ways; you know better than anyone that across North America, a graduate of a Master...

5 Tips to Save on Kids Room Décor

Children grow up so quickly, it can seem like one moment you have a baby's nursery, and the next, a teenager's fortress....

Three Out of the Box Nursery Ideas for New Moms on a Budget

Three Out of the Box Nursery Ideas for New Moms on a Budget As you count down toward your due date, preparing your home for...

Tips for Choosing a Wedding Caterer in Toronto

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Protecting Your Kids from Household Electrical Dangers

We owe a lot of our modern conveniences to electricity and it’s fair to say that life would not be the same without it. But...

Spring Spruce-Up for Your Home #AlwaysDiscreet

With all of the snow gone, it is finally time to thinking about welcoming sprint into our homes. It can be done in simple...

Moving Made Easy with Bradford Movers #NewmarketMovers

Moving! People have do it at least once in their lifetime.  There are a variety of factors that lead to people having to relocate...

Protect Your Home Against Wildlife This Spring

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What You Need To Know About Junk Removal Services in Ottawa

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What You Need To Know When Hiring a House Painter

What You Need To Know When Hiring a House Painter Your time is extremely valuable, so why not choose a professional like ottawapainter.com to complete...

Tackle That Linen Closet…You’ll Feel Better!

Let's talk winter and your home. The holiday decorations are all put way and now what. Sometimes after the holidays and in the middle...

Amazing Outdoor Oasis Wish List Items

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

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Quick and Easy Cleaning with The Libman Company – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 08/16

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It’s that time of year again when my daughter and I plan out our vegetable garden. It seems that each year we expand the...

5 Tips To Spring Clean The Smart Way

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Make Your Garden a Safe Haven for Children

We all have fond memories of playing outdoors as children. For little ones, a garden is a place where your imagination can roam free; the washing...

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