Back to School Tips with Loan and Go

September 8, 2017

Parents of children who are school-age know that the back to school season can be one of the more costly times of the year. Whether your child is entering kindergarten or going back to finish up their last year of college, there are a lot of expenses that add up without us even realizing it. I offer some tips below of things to consider when saving money throughout the school…


Back to School with Bear Paws + Giveaway

September 4, 2017

Back to school time is here, and parent’s everywhere are trying to figure out what to pack in their children’s lunch boxes that are school safe (peanut free). There are quite a big variety of snacks to choose from, but with the no-nut policies at schools, we need to be more cautious as to what we pack into our children’s lunches. Bear Paws is one of our go-to snacks for outings,…


Dare Whippet Snacks #HowDoYouWhippet

September 3, 2017

Delivering on the ‘Made Better’ promise, Dare is proud to introduce Whippet Sticks Brownie and Coconut – the same Whippets you know and love, with a bit of a twist. Made with real chocolate and coconut, no artificial colours and 0G of trans fat per serving, Whippet Sticks are an irresistible treat that’s perfect for snacking, sharing and playing.   We had the pleasure of trying out these new Whippet’s…


Must-Have Children Fall Fashion from Wilshire and Cooper

August 29, 2017

The colder weather is upon us, the leaves are going to be turning and falling very soon. The weather may be cooling down, but what’s heating up the fashion scene this fall! This means that designers all over the world are starting to show their new fall lines! We absolutely love fall weather. You get to wear warm and fuzzy clothing, cuddle up on the couch with a warm blanket…


Must Haves for Back-to-School with Sears Canada #GotItAtSears

August 28, 2017

School is right around the corner (YAY!) and parents all over Canada are getting their last minute school supplies. Sears offers a wide variety of styles, sizes and prices to fit everyone’s budget! Shop for pieces that can be mixed-and-matched together.  Try to avoid the “in” thing, as it won’t be “in” six months down the road and also try to avoid clothing with your child’s favourite characters on them. They will…


The Lion King

  One of the biggest animated films in history— “The Lion King”—joins the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection. The coming-of-age masterpiece, filled with humour and heart, breathtaking animation and soul-stirring Academy Award®-winning music (1994: Best Original Score and Best Original Song, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”), arrives on Digital on Aug. 15 and on Blu-ray and DVD on Aug. 29. Audiences will fall in love all over again…

August 28, 2017

#ThinkStaples for all Your Back to School Needs

August 24, 2017

Back to school can be a frustrating time. Most of us are rushing to get supplies the week before school starts.  Preparing for Back to School doesn’t need to be stressful. Staples has all your back to school essentials, for affordable prices both online and in-store!   You’ll find backpacks, stationery, glue, office supplies and so much more at Staples to complete your school supplies list!   For the locker  …


Simple Ways to Dress Up Your Garden

August 23, 2017

  Once you’ve put in the effort to transform your garden from what was basically a wasteland into a functional garden space, all that remains is to add a flourish of finishing touches, which will dress up your garden and make it really stand out from the crowd.   Here are some simple ways to finish off your garden and make it the best place to spend time:   Throw…


A Garden Isn’t Just For Summer

August 22, 2017

The title says it all. Most of us are guilty of paying far more attention to our gardens during the summer. Flowers have room to really flourish and, most importantly, the weather is nice. Nobody wants to be mowing the lawn or removing dead plants during the coldest days of winter. Yet, a garden really isn’t just for summer. You need to put love and attention into maintaining it all…


Not-So-Rubbish Tips On Turning Your Rubbish Tip Into A Home

August 21, 2017

  Even the most conscientious homeowner falls prey to a messy household at some point. Perhaps it’s because the kids are running wild, breaking things, leaving their toys everywhere, and forever forgetting to clean their rooms. Perhaps it’s simply because your home is getting old and you’ve also accumulated a lot of things over the years, which has led to a cluttered living area. It’s time to make a change,…