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...]

Be Halloween Ready With @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Halloween is a mere few days away. Are you ready? I know I am. Earlier this month, I headed out and purchased a dragon costume for my six month old grandson. He had a say in it, don't you worry. First, I showed him a TMNT costume. He just sat in his chair looking at me like I was nuts. Now, now, I … [Read more...]

Vegas Baby! Yes, I Spent A Few Days There For Less Than Expected

Back in mid-August, my husband surprised me with a trip to Vegas!! Weather in Calgary had been cool and rainy for the majority of the summer. Jokingly, I said to him, you need to take me to Vegas where the sun is shining and the temperature is hot. Guess what, he did and it was … [Read more...]

Vacations And The Almighty Buck

Can you believe we are already into March? It seems we just wrapped up the Christmas holidays. In fact, I still have a few Christmas decorations up outside. The days go by so quickly and although I sometimes wish it would slow down, I am looking forward to longer days and more … [Read more...]

Today Marks A New Day And A New Year

I'm not a "glass half empty " or even a "glass half full" kinda gal. Instead, I believe my glass is refillable. That's how I try to live my life. No matter what occurs during the day, a new day is on the horizon. It's not always easy but each sunrise is its own opportunity. When the calandar … [Read more...]

It’s Holiday Party Season! @MolsonCDN67 Can Help With That

Festivus - A Seinfeld Holiday but one whose name seems to fit the Christmas/New Years season. Festivus just sounds like a series of festivals or celebrations. After all, that's what the holidays are all about, aren't they? Celebrations? Yes, even the sharing of grievances (as per Seinfeld), with … [Read more...]

Suzhou, China May Just Be Your Trip Of A Lifetime – Sweepstakes Announcement

At one time or another, we all dream about that trip of a lifetime. That one vacation that explores unknown places and provides adventure in a country many miles away. When I was younger, I'd look at a map and wonder. So many countries and so many … [Read more...]

Hi Ho Hi Ho Off To The Beach I Go

Picture found on Facebook Okay, okay! I know I just annoyed a bunch of you. My bad. Sorry, not sorry. I'm just super excited! I'm heading on vacation!! Yes, indeed. It's my anniversary in a few days (our 33rd). Even though we've been on many vacations, somehow, we never end up there on our … [Read more...]

Chinese New Year – The Year Of The Sheep

February 19th, 2015 will be Chinese New Year. This year, it is the year of the sheep. So happy Chinese New Year to all of my readers who celebrate. I myself, was born in the Year of the Tiger. According to the Chinese, the tiger is a symbol of power. My lucky numbers are 1, 3 and 4 and my lucky … [Read more...]