Pearls @welovepearls Always Make My Wishlist #giveaway #XmasCountdown2017

When I was 16, one of my sisters treated me to a mini makeover. I received a haircut and got my ears pierced. Up until that point, having pierced ears didn’t even occur to me. Even then, I kept in the studs you get with your piercing, a very long time. It never occurred to me how many gorgeous … [Read more...]

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...]

DIY Projects For Christmas

When my girls were little, I did a lot of DIY projects. For instance, I made Halloween costumes and Christmas decorations. Who doesn’t remember making paper garland or popcorn strings? DIY projects are a great way to get your kids involved and spread the Christmas spirit. It’s so much fun. Add a few … [Read more...]

Jeans – Wear Them Whenever You Want #giveaway #XmasCountdown2017 @LolaJeansdotca

I’m a jeans kind of gal. Sure, I love dressing up, once in awhile. Mostly though, it’s jeans for me. They’re comfy and wear well. Plus, you can dress them up, or stay casual. I remember when I first entered the work force. There was no such thing as casual Fridays. Going to work meant dress … [Read more...]

Skip The Dishes #XmasCountdown2017 #Giveaway CAN/USA

Previously, I wrote about my experience with Skip The Dishes. It’s a great alternative to ordinary delivery. For example, you can order from restaurants that don’t offer delivery of their own. As well, you can keep track of what’s happening with your order, and where your delivery person is, through … [Read more...]

Fourth Annual Countdown To Christmas Event #XmasCountdown2017 #Giveaway Announcement

Well, it’s that time of year again. The Christmas Holidays are around the corner and the frenzy has begun. You know what I mean. First shopping, then wrapping. Followed by baking and dinner planning. Not to mention the parties! While it’s a lot of fun, it’s also tiring. Personally, I love … [Read more...]

Christmas Holidays For Your Kids @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam #I’mBored #recipe

Don't you just love when it's time for your children to finish school for the Christmas Holidays? I know I always did. For about 3 days! There was so much excitement leading up to Chrismas Eve and finally, Christmas Day! My children were thrilled to be off school, hanging out and eating … [Read more...]

Holiday Streaming With @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

This is such a busy time of year. There is so much to do. You have to shop, wrap, put up decorations, bake and, and, and...it's crazy! Ok, you don't have to, but we do. The entire month of December seems to just fly by. It's important to remember, however, to take a little time to relax. Put your … [Read more...]

Santa Claus Might Use These stocking Stuffers

Santa is a beloved person in my home. Over the holidays, you'll find various images of him all over the house. From teeny, tiny Santas, to a giant 4 foot Santa who loves to sing and dance. For me, Christmas is that magical time of year. The crisp fresh air, twinkling snow, and the deer that … [Read more...]

Betty Spaghetty – Mix Match And Have Fun #Giveaway

Have you heard of Betty Spaghetty? It's a doll from the past and she's back, and just as much fun for little kids as ever before. It's really interesting as a parent and grandparent, to watch toys come and go, and then return again. Something like fashion, I guess. There are toys that just … [Read more...]

Edo A Little, Help A Lot – A Delicious Way To Give Back! @edo_japan #giveaway #DoubleUpDay

The Edo a little, help a lot campaign, is one of the reasons I love this company so much. Everyone knows that Edo is a favourite "fast food" place of mine. You can count on the quality of the food, each and every time. It's ready in a flash and amazingly delicious. The price is also right! I guess … [Read more...]

Selfie Mic – The Perfect Gift For My Granddaughter @ SelfieMicOG #Giveaway

You know that feeling when you've stumbled upon the absolute, best gift for someone? I've done it. Until a week or so ago, I had no clue that the Selfie Mic existed! Then it was sent to me as part of my Countdown To Christmas. I love this! This year, I'm going to be the best grandma ever. My … [Read more...]