It’s Christmas Day! Have A Very Special One

Today is a special day. Whether or not you’re religious, Christmas Day somehow brings out the feelings of joy, love and hope. A day for family and friends to share. Although many of us, myself included, buy gifts, Christmas Day is more than that. It’s warmth, smiles, delicious smells, and the … [Read more...]

BLEW – Razor Blade Dryer from @ToiletTreeProd #XmasCountdown2017 #Giveaway

In our house, we have three types of razors. First, the electric razor. It’s great for a quick shave, whether you’re talking face or legs. However, if I want a close shave on my legs, I opt for a disposable razor. Larry has a higher end one that he can replace the blades in. Now, I purchase a … [Read more...]

Give The Gift Of Maternal Health – Cusco International #CusoCan

Please take a moment to read this sponsored post. Here, in Canada, we are very lucky to have the maternal health system we do. Not everyone is so lucky. ***** This time of year, Moms are grateful for their children and the joy they bring to the holiday season. Here in Canada, we’re fortunate to … [Read more...]

Sexual Harassment – Women And Men Finally Speak Up

Sexual Harassment Part of me is happy. It’s that part where I’m proud of women and men for coming forward. For speaking out against those who abuse their position of power. Men and women of all walks of life, that have finally had enough. Those who want to take a stand and protect those … [Read more...]

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...]

Boots For Snow, Boots For Show Make Them @Skechers_Canada #Giveaway #XmasCountdown2017

In the past, boots were mainly worn during winter. Large, clunky, warm boots, needed to protect your feet from harsh, Canadian winters. However, fashion changes nearly yearly. Some ideas hang around, some are stricken from the closet, hopefully to never return. One idea that was created, and … [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...]

Christmas Magic With #Kellogg’s #TreatsForToys #Giveaway

Another year has passed, and once again we’re approaching the Christmas season. A holiday I love. There’s so much joy at this time of year. Families getting together for meals, shopping, the decorations and the anticipation of Santas visit. However, it’s not a wonderful time for many. Sadly, the … [Read more...]

Walking Mexico With @Skechers_Canada #Giveaway #XmasCountdown2017

The day before swapping cold temperatures for warm ones, I received a couple of packages from Skechers. One was for me, but the other one was for Larry. It was a package of perfect timing. Looked like Larry would be walking Mexico in a new pair of Skechers. To say he was thrilled, is an … [Read more...]

Christmas Recipes From Around The Blogesphere

Most of us have our favourite Christmas Recipes. Those delectable goodies that have been passed down through generations. You may not make them on a regular basis, but they get pulled out for holidays. I have several of those! One happens to be oatmeal cookies. These particular cookies aren’t your … [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...]

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...]