Stop and Smell the Happiness with Gain Botanique #StopAndSmellTheHappiness

It is funny how certain smells can transform you to a different place and time! A few months back I stopped suddenly when I smelled a ladies perfume at the mall. The small whiff quickly reminded me of my childhood at my grandma’s house.  The memories were so clear I actually had a bit ofContinue Reading …

Commonly Overlooked Home Improvement Tasks & the Consequences That Follow

Keeping up with your home is an ongoing task for homeowners. Like most other things you own, maintaining the value of your home requires periodic maintenance and repairs. While some responsibilities like tending to the lawn and or having the heating and plumbing serviced are obvious and less likely to be forgotten, other responsibilities ofContinue Reading …

5 Technological Innovations To Make Your Home Secure

In the last couple of years, the home safety market has grown to become a large competitive arena with many new technological tools for homeowners. While some of these products are created to help catch possible criminals, others are designed to make your home much safer. More are specifically created to stop mishaps from occurringContinue Reading …

Goodbye Ironing Hello Downy Wrinkle Releaser

Growing up I had an unrealistic image in my head of what the ‘perfect‘ housewife was: a woman who cooks, cleans, irons, and takes care of the kids while looking polished. I assumed all moms ironed and felt determined to give my family wrinkle free clothes. I really tried to like it: I would setContinue Reading …

Take the OxiClean Challenge & Love your Clothes Again #OxiCleanChallenge with Giveaway

Back to school is just around the corner! It is a bitter-sweet time here for us as I love the routine and feeling of normal, but miss the kids being around 24/7. Like most families, we buy new items for the kids to have for back to school. Clothes for school and clothes for Fall.Continue Reading …

Arm & Hammer Baking Soda is Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday! Giveaway #ChurchandDwight

Somethings in my home have been part of my life forever! I buy certain products because my mom bought them and I grew up seeing them in my home day after day. I’m sure you’re all familiar with that little orange box in your fridge, freezer or baking cupboard. Arm & Hammer™ Baking Soda has beenContinue Reading …

Budget-friendly options for an Affordable Summer Oasis #ChurchAndDwight

We have a beautiful deck with an amazing view in the side of the house. I often sit out there and watch the kids play, drink tea with my friends or BBQ with the family. Last year for Mother’s Day I received a beautiful patio set for the deck. Every year we buy a newContinue Reading …

7 Important Things You May Need in Your New Home

People move for a lot of reasons. The U.S. Census has collected moving data to get a better idea of where people are moving and why. One of the top reasons for moving is the need for a “better” home. In other words, a person’s current domicile didn’t meet their domestic needs. Of the roughlyContinue Reading …