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Realistic Resolution #2: SAVE $$$…with Flipp!!!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Most of us have received our post-holiday credit card bills, and usually that signals a need to ‘clamp down’ and get into savings mode for the next little while. To be honest, though, holidays or not…it seems that lately everybody seems to be speaking about how expensive things have become…especially food. I have one […]

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Realistic Resolution #1: 8 Tips to Make a Regular Date Night a Reality (and a GIVEAWAY from COVERGIRL!)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon It’s that time of year again- The time of New Year’s Resolutions. We resolve to do all sorts of things. Sometimes we resolve to stop resolving to do things. This year, I thought I’d do s series of “Realistic Resolutions” to suggest. As a dear friend of mine often says- If they resonate with you, […]

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#ExpectMore from the Holidays by getting into #HolidayMode & You can WIN a JBL Clip & Bluetooth Speaker!!! (GIVEAWAY)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon The holidays are upon us and many of us are still frantically shopping, organizing and preparing to make wonderful memories with loved ones.  Holiday stress is a very real thing…but so is holiday magic As most of us know- most magical moments are not the ones we plan for – they are the ones that […]

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Bake & Stream : A #NetfliXmas Recipe & GIVEAWAY :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon School is out, The holidays are here. There’s nothing like baking To spread Holiday cheer! So let the kids mix up batter To make cookies with you. While the cookies are baking, Have Netflix on queue I’ll share the recipes we made, Now you just need a flick. I’ll give you a list- Just […]

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In the Absence of Snow: Activity Ideas For Winter Break (on Breakfast Television)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Winter Break is quickly approaching and it’s looking like we’re not going to have a White Christmas here in Montreal That means that our usual go-to activity ideas of building snowmen and forts, skating and tobogganing, skiing and snowshoeing are not likely to be options this holiday season. That being the case, I thought […]

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The Night My Dishwasher Caught Fire

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon A few weeks ago, we had family in from out of town and we hosted a family dinner. We had started eating dessert and my son, who had decided to be particularly helpful that night had finished loading the dishwasher and started it. Despite my asking him to come and join us in the dining room, he chose […]

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Mason Jar Hanukkah – on Breakfast Television Montreal

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I am finally getting a chance to share my latest segment on BT, along with some pictures so that you can have a closer look at the different and creative ways to use mason jars in your Hanukkah celebrations, gifting and décor. You can watch the video by clicking here During the segment, we didn’t get to […]

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Shop Local for the Holidays at the WE2 Holiday Fair Sunday Dec 6th!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon ‘Tis the season 😉 Our gifting lists include, family, friends, teachers, clients, suppliers, doctors and more…. We are so busy with the budgeting, the planning, the shopping, the wrapping… Imagine if you could get through a significant portion of your list, without fighting the crowds at the mall and while supporting LOCAL entrepreneurs… You […]

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Netflix Just Made Bedtime a Whole Lot Easier!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon “Just 5 more minutes!” Every parent has heard those words…MANY times, often many times in a row at 5 minute intervals 😉 In a recent poll, Netflix found that Canadian parents spend an average of 18.1 minutes nightly putting their children to bed. Wouldn’t it be great if we could bring it down to […]

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How would you like to WIN a BUGABOO Bee ??? It’s a GIVEAWAY!!! :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon This summer, I had the privilege of meeting with a team from Bugaboo who gave me a “crash course” in the product line. I was really happy about this because to be honest, although I have seen Bugaboo ‘on the road’ and have heard A LOT of buzz about the brand, I hadn’t really stopped […]

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