Barbie Amaze Chase #Giveaway


  Some days I am still certain that Barbies might be hatching a plot to take over my house. My one daughter has been collecting Barbies since she was two. I have written about that often here. In fact my daughter’s love of Barbies is well documented. But what about my Barbie beginnings? Well, I [...]

Financial Literacy Starts with an Investment in a Great RESP


This post is part of the and giraffe& friends #giraffeandfriends sponsored program. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. This post reflects my personal opinion about the information provided by the sponsors.   Today my tween bought stock. It’s the latest step in our family financial planning process, one that started with [...]

Canadian WAHM Superheroes Super Giveaway

Welcome and bienvenue to the Canadian WAHM Superheroes Super Giveaway, hosted by Lindsay at Maman Loup’s Den! This isn’t your ordinary give-away. In fact there are so many great prizes all from Work at Home Moms, it has to be called a super giveaway. When Lindsay first took the plunge into becoming a Work-at-Home Mom, [...]

Colombian School Kids Wordless Wednesday #TMMWVC

Colombian School Children

On our first day in Bucaramanga, these beautiful Colombian school children asked us questions. What is the temperature in Canada like? What sports do you play? We turned the tables and asked them some questions back. What do you want to be when you grow up, we challenged them. Many soccer players, teachers and policewomen [...]

$150 Buy Dig #giveaway


Sponsored by Coordinated by Bella Savvy & Co-hosted by: Thrifty Momma’s Tips If you’re looking to upgrade, or replace electronics in your home, or purchase gifts for your loved ones, is THE place to shop for quality products including computers, cameras, and top notch televisions— all at rock bottom prices. They carry all [...]

Monster High Freaky Fusion Movie Release


  The time of year couldn’t be more perfect for a Monster High party! Halloween, plus quirky dolls and cooler climate means more time spent playing indoors creatively. This weekend we finally had time to invite some neighbors and friends over for the night to party Monster High style.  It was worth the wait and [...]

Deep Relief Recovery Pack #giveaway ARV $75


Let’s be honest. I’m not getting any younger. Nor is my darling husband. We strive to work out often. We try to be fit. But life happens and you get busy. You put things on hold. You work harder because it’s a busy season or there are a lot of contracts happening and so the [...]

The Restaurant Industry Benefits from Greater Server Accountability


The Restaurant Industry Benefits from Greater Server Accountability Waiters and waitresses are some of the most taken for granted employees. It comes naturally, because businesses only have to pay them a fraction of minimum wage; it’s understood that they work for tips and the money the restaurant pays is just icing on that cake. There’s [...]

Why Blissdom Makes Me a Better Person #BlissdomCa


This post has taken me forever to wrangle. It’s been hiding in some nook or cranny of my brain and just sort of waiting for me to get it straight. I thought about leaving it there. But my brain gets full and every now and then it needs a purge. So this is my Blissdom [...]

Cute Chair #WordlessWednesday


This is the chair that awaits guests in my office. It is rarely empty. Why is that? Because it is so cute and comfy that my husband and kids are often seated in it talking to me. That’s not what I intended it for, but I guess it works. This is a Wordless Wednesday post. [...]