DoodleArt @PlaSmart Relaxation & Fun In One #Giveaway #XmasCountdown2017

Many of you know the name Plasmart and their fabulous PlasmaCar. In fact, they have a number of great items for kids. However, did you know they have something fantastic for an older child or even an adult? Truthfully, I didn’t. That is, not until I discovered DoodleArt. If you or someone you … [Read more...]

Condo Vacation In Playa del Carmen

Larry and I have been promising ourselves we’d go vacationing for two weeks. Somehow, that never happens. Something always comes up. Whether it’s financial restrictions or other commitments or simply not being able to get that much time off, we’ve never done it. Back in July, I decided to … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Halloween – Should Big Kids Trick Or Tweet?

Recently, a small town in Canada, Bathurst, has suggested that 16 is too old for trick-or-treating at halloween, and wants to establish an 8pm curfew. Also, they want to create a $200 fine for anyone caught breaking the rule. Although not yet finalized, they expect it to be, before the end of … [Read more...]

Summertime In The City – Keeping Your Kids Busy #FACEPAINT #RECIPE

Summertime is nearly upon us. A favourite of pretty much everyone. After all, there's sunshine, longer days and sleeping in. The kids don't have school and you don't have to pack lunches. Personally, I can almost feel the sun and the breeze. Wait, what!? The kids aren't in school? Don't panic, I've … [Read more...]

May Was Vacation Time #pictures #video

If you follow me on Instagram, you may of seen me posting a few vacation pictures. Larry and I took off earlier this month, to a favourite spot of ours, Mexico. Specifically, The Finest Resort in Playa Mujeres. Traveling to Mexico is so relaxing. When your vacation includes the ocean, life is … [Read more...]

Easter Goodies From #Kellogg’s #Giveaway #spon

Easter is upon us, and that means Easter goodies. However, that doesn't have to be a basket brimming with chocolate. Just like Easter dinner, there are tons of options available. One option, is Kellogg's mini rice krispie squares. They're just the perfect size to fit inside those plastic eggs. … [Read more...]

You CAN Party On New Years With Help From @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Having children can put a damper on New Years Eve. They want to stay up, and you want to let your hair down. Not to mention, the morning after. No need to tell me, I've been there. However, I didn't have Netflix coming to my rescue. https://youtu.be/Cq-OnVBw_k0 That's right, this year, Netflix … [Read more...]

Visit London, England – Live Like A Local @ShortLetLondon

About 20 years ago, I visited England. As you know, I was born in Canada but spent most of the first 7 years of my life in the UK. It was a small town called Gainsborough, Lincs. That's where I went to stay, when I went visiting. It's truly the best way to see a city or country, like England. You … [Read more...]

Creating Christmas Memories With @ISeeMe_Books #Giveaway #CountdownToChristmas

Growing up, all of my Christmas memories centred around my immediate family. Mom, dad and sisters. I was born in Canada, but my grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins, all lived in England. Sometimes, I wished that I was like my friends, chatting exitedly about seeing my cousins or grandparents. My … [Read more...]