Archives for June 2014

Check out my Summer Nail colour from Trind Cosmetics #TrindTrends #TrindRehab Giveaway US/CAN

The warm weather hits and suddenly I am drawn to outside more and more. I am working in the garden and helping hubs fix the odd thing around our property. I have never been much of a fuss maker when it comes to getting dirty, but my nails are taking a beating. You see, IContinue Reading …

Think Safety around the water this Summer

  We just got the kids a new pool for the backyard. Summer is here and there is no doubt it will be a hot one. Red Cross Canada has released a timely report that I wanted to share with you all. I know we all know water safety, but it is always good toContinue Reading …

TELUS Grand Gestures are an Amazing way to say Thank you! #ActsOfCaring

When a company gives back to their customers it is a great thing. We all can choose what brands we use and what products we bring into our family and our home. We make these choices because of quality, price and reputation. Often the relationship ends there. I have noticed since social media has grownContinue Reading …

How do you keep track of your Baby Moments?

Having four children I must admit I have been bad at documenting all of their special moments. I started off great with my oldest, I even had a baby book. I would update it weekly and add pictures for every little thing that happened. Then baby number two came and it slowly happened less andContinue Reading …

Last chance to win Pie #LongLivePie

McCain is giving away a year’s worth of Deep ‘n Delicious Cream Pie and entry is as easy as…pie! You still have a chance to win pie as this fun contest  ends at 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Monday, June 30th, 2014  Five (5) Grand Prizes: McCain Canada dessert coupon books with an approximate RetailContinue Reading …

Sphero 2.0: A new tech gadget for the tech savvy kid

So like many teens my fourteen year old loves anything techie. He is a computer wiz and gaming enthusiast. He can often be found playing video games, Googling the latest phrase or fixing something I messed up on my phone. For him technology is second nature. He loves it and is constantly learning new thingsContinue Reading …

Mrs. Potato Head’s Travel Tips & Packing Essentials

School’s out and if you’ve been bitten by the travel bug and are looking for some expert travel and packing tips, look no further!  In Pixar’s timeless Toy Story movies, Mrs. Potato Head packs Mr. Potato Head with all his essential travel needs – including his angry eyes and an extra pair of shoes! In honor of Disney Movies Anywhere’s “PixarContinue Reading …

Redhead Genes are Strong in my family

Almost everyone who meets me for the first time asks me where my red hair came from. Many assume I am Irish, I am not. I usually give a quick “My dads side of the family” and leave it at that. But sometimes people want ore. Especially older people. My dad was a redhead asContinue Reading …