My word for 2015 is ‘thoughtful’

I know I've said it before but I'm just not a New Year's resolutions kind of girl. Now that we're nearing the end of January, how many of you are still even thinking of your resolutions? I am on a few online forums and on one of them, a poster mentioned an idea from Christine Kane that really resonated with me: "Pick a word for the year. Just one word. That’s all. Then, hold that word in your mind throughout the year, and let your word guide you to take action." I've decided on "thoughtful" Read more [...]

Kushi Teas brings Nepali tea to Canada

It's no secret that as soon as the weather cools down, I've got a mug of tea in my hand. I am always happy to try something new - and my exploding tea cupboard will attest to this - so I was pleased to be approached by Kushi Teas to do a review. If you are not familiar with Kushi Teas, it is a Canadian company that offers premium, organic, loose leaf Napali teas to Canadians at a very reasonable price! Fun fact: “Kushi” means “happy” in Nepalese! The company was founded by Tenzing Read more [...]

Join me for the #RBCFirstHome Twitter Chat

I am so pleased to be working with Mom Central on the #RBCFirstHome Twitter Chat, which will be held on January 20 , 8:30- 9:30PM ET. You can ask RBC and this panel of experts (which includes a lawyer, realtor, design expert, home builders, home inspectors and mortgage experts) any of your home buying questions: Plus, all chat participants have a chance to win 1 of 5 $100 gift cards! We aren't looking to move any time soon, but you never know what life will throw at you so I like to keep in the Read more [...]

Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy (#giveaway)

Ever since my daughters saw their first Disney On Ice performance last year, they have been asking to go again when it comes back to Ottawa. I am so happy that I can tell them that the World of Fantasy tour is coming to the Canadian Tire Centre Ottawa from February 25th to March 1st! Here's a little bit of what you can expect from the Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy show: Feld Entertainment's action-packed ice spectacular, Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Read more [...]

Eating healthy is easy with Nutri Ninja Pro

A common New Year's resolution is to eat better. After a month or so of Christmas baking and celebrations and treats, I know I'm looking for easy ways to add more healty food into our routine. As I look at the snow that is falling and the ever-growing piles of white stuff covering the ground, I am really missing the inexpensive and fresh fruit from the summer! I was sent a  Nutri Ninja Pro to try out and it turns out that a good smoothie is just what we need to feel that hint of summer again. The Read more [...]

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