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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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My Daughter’s Hair Donation with Pantene Beautiful Lengths™

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon A long time ago I spoke with my youngest daughter (now 9 years old) about how it’s possible to donate one’s hair to make a wig for someone with cancer who lost their hair, so that they can have hair again which can make them feel better. At the time, she didn’t really react […]

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Join us for a #CostcoMom Twitter Party!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Are you a #CostcoMom? You already know that I am…BIG TIME. Some of you may remember that Costco Canada recently opened its 90th location in Vaudreuil. Also, most of you already know that in addition to being a self-declared #CostcoMom, I am also officially a #PGMom. As such I had the incredible opportunity to […]

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How To Organize a Snack Drawer – #YouGotThis with Canadian Tire

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Canadian Tire is running a fun & fabulous #YouGotThis contest from September 8-October 6, 2015.  All you have to do is upload your best video or photo showing how you do an everyday job.  Videos must be a maximum of 30 seconds long- so no big production 😉 There are $5,000 in Canadian Tire gift cards […]

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Stretch Your Fall Budget with #PilesOfMiles!!!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon I love fall.  I love back-to-school. Most who know me know that I think in school years.  For me, this is a season of renewal, of getting organized and new beginnings. For some of us, it means purging items that we no longer use but that would be appreciated by others, and a subsequent shopping […]

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My Canada vs. USA School Supply Shopping Comparison – You May Be Surprised…

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Our family went to the the US last weekend for a little getaway. We have been buying school supplies in the US for the last 2-3 years, and according to my calculations, we have come out ahead. Enough ahead that even with the knowledge of the exchange rate today, we thought we’d still come […]

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The MUST-DO Activity in Montreal This Summer: Voiles en Voiles!!! – And You Can WIN a Family Pass Right Here :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon If you’ve been to Old Montreal this summer you may have noticed that a huge Pirate Ship has popped up in the Old Port right across from the Marché Bonsecours.  In fact two ships have popped up – one being a pirate ship and the other being a royal ship If you took a closer look, you will […]

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11 Indoor Activities to do in Montreal with the Kids – It’s HOT!

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon Feel like staying INDOORS today to beat the heat?  You’re not alone. Here are a few ideas of what you can do: (1) Have some indoor water fun at the LaSalle Aquadome (2) Glow in the Dark Mini Putt with great music at the Putting Edge (3) Ice Skating at Le 1000 (4) An indoor kids’ entertainment & […]

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Our Family GLAMPING Trip at SEPAQ :)

FacebookTwitterStumbleUpon “What is Glamping?” you ask. Glamping is Glamourous Camping Let me be perfectly clear that even when my family goes full-on tent camping, we book an RV spot so that we have electricity & water on site…but Glamping…is a whole different ball game. Our “Glamping” accommodations consisted of a Huttopia: A pre-set-up tent on […]

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