Cozy, Comfy, Canadian @McGregorSocks #XmasCountdown2017 #Giveaway

Over the years, I’ve bought hundreds, if not thousands, of pairs of socks. Everything from work socks, to sport socks, and non slid socks for my children and grandchildren. Many, many times, McGregor socks made their way into my shopping cart. That's because they're not only cozy and comfy, they are … [Read more...]

School Volunteers Make Things Happen! Nominate Yours #Contest #kellogger #FeedingBetterDays

There is something about our country that really bothers me. That's hungry children! In such a strong, wealthy country, this should never occur. Thankfully, there are donations and volunteers who help to make a dent in this horrific problem. When a child arrives at school hungry, it affects their … [Read more...]

Summertime Fun – My Adventures 2017 Part 1

You may of noticed a lack of posts this summer. That's because summertime is meant to be outdoor time. Sunshine, family, friends and fun. So far, I've been having an amazing bunch of summertime fun.   We've played games like Jenga, checkers and go fish with family. Of course, that was … [Read more...]

Unwind From Summer Fun With @Netflix_CA #streamsteam

Summer is finally here, and I'm spending as much time outside as I can. Frankly, we receive so little of it, that we need to grab as much as we can. For many of us, that means parks, walks, picnics, bbqs, beaches and so much more. It's a fantastic way to keep your kids moving, or reconnecting with … [Read more...]

Canada Day Is Coming! Here’s What I’m Wearing #shoes #Tips

Canada day is this weekend. We're 150 years old, and I think that's fabulous! We happen to have the good fortune to live in a great country. For instance, where else in the world but Canada, can you find such beauty? Our land mass is huge and we occupy so little of it. Therefore, we get to admire … [Read more...]

Start Streaming With @Netflix_CA #streamteam #giveaway

Streaming is part of my every day life. Strangely, it wasn't that long ago that streaming wasn't even part of my vocabulary. That's how quickly life evolves. Now, it's the way we all watch our favourite shows. If you're a Netflix viewer, you're watching OITNB, or House of Cards. Two highly popular … [Read more...]

What’s Your Families TV Prime Time? @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Growing up, we didn't have a tv prime time. We had 3 channels and not a whole lot of choice. On the other hand, my children had tv prime time twice. Once on Saturday mornings for cartoons, and then again late afternoons for kids shows. Now, however, your tv prime time, can be, well, anytime. … [Read more...]

Lottoland And Dreams – Canada Can Play The US Powerball!

Dreams are what makes freedom possible. Freedom to do what makes up happy. Allowing ourselves to dream, creates enthusiasm to try. Without them, there would be no new inventions. There would be no one reaching for the top. It's how we get ahead. With dreams, there is hope. My mom and I … [Read more...]

Being Strong In The Face Of Gender Stereotypes #StreamTeam @Netflix_CA

The past is behind us, and yet, there are still so many hands that keep trying to drag us backwards. One of those hands is gender stereotypes! Unfortunately, our children are being exposed to them, and can be affected by them, as young as six years old. These days, kids are exposed to so much … [Read more...]

It’s March People! I’m So Excited #StreamTeam @Netflix_CA

In case you missed it, it's March, people!!!! Why is this so exciting? There's fantastic new shows on Netflix Canada. Just where to begin. I know, my favourites. I'm writing this, so I get to choose. First of all,  I'm thrilled to announce, Marvel's Iron Fist. Season one arrives on March 17th. As a … [Read more...]

Have You Ever Cheated On Your Significant Other? #StreamTeam #Ad #Partner

Have you ever cheated? Does your other half know? I can't say I've ever cheated, but I sure have thought about it! Sometimes, when my husband is sleeping, I think, it wouldn't hurt. If he doesn't know, he won't be upset. I can pretend it never happened. I know what you're thinking, but … [Read more...]

Will You Be Ready For Retirement? Find Out #RetireReady #Spon @TD_Canada

On February 21st, I'll turn 55 years old. In Alberta, many places offer senior discounts at 55! I'm not ready to be a senior yet. However, I'm getting there. Old age and retirement is only 10 years away. Growing up, we were told, the best way to plan for retirement, was investing in property. … [Read more...]