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March Break Activities to do with Kids: Interview on CBC Daybreak (RADIO)

I had fun chatting with with Mike Finnerty on CBC Daybreak this morning. We discussed  various activities to keep the kids busy during spring break. You can hear the interview by clicking on the link below and then on the segment entitled “March Break Activities to do with Kids” http://www.cbc.ca/daybreakmontreal/ Remember that for more ideas you […]

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Getting Set for Spring Break with the Kids

Spring Break – or as some are calling it “Mid-winter” Break is coming up soon & getting organized ahead of time can make the difference between a fun week and a week that leaves you wanting to tear your hair out. Here are some tips whether you are opting for a ‘stay cation’ or time […]

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How to Avoid Roaming Fees While Travelling in the US

If you ever travel to the US, then you’re likely familiar with the issue of roaming charges. They cost. A LOT. This past year I discovered a fabulous way for Canadians to save on roaming charges.  It’s called Roam Mobility. You will need an “unlocked” phone.  If you don’t have one, you can buy one […]

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National Geographic PASSPORT TO EXPLORE Contest: Win a 7-Day Adventure for 2 – Air & Hotel Included!

Dreaming of getting away for a week-long adventure?  With your hubby?  Your best girlie? Your Mom? With National Geographic’s Passport to Explore contest, it could be closer to reality than you think! The Grand Prize is a 7-day adventure for 2 to a North American Destination of your choice (anywhere Air Canada flies) with accommodations at […]

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Dreaming of Disney for Spring Break?

With their latest offers, it may be more affordable that you think! It’s no secret that our family are HUGE Disney fans.  We believe there are ways of ‘Doing Disney’ that make it easier.  We’ve been to Disney 3 times as a family of six and we just LOVE it. Well, the latest is that […]

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The PERFECT Weekend Getaway

When I found out about this place, I couldn’t believe it would be as beautiful as the pictures. It was.   I couldn’t believe I hadn’t heard about it before. When my husband & I spent the weekend, we noticed that the majority of the guests were from Europe. They travel all the way from […]

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Turning Dreams into Reality: From Marketing to Musicals – From Montreal to NYC…via RIO

If you’re familiar with ICE.com, it’s likely due to the marketing brilliance of Pinny Gniwisch.  A brilliant entrepreneur & marketer, Pinny is a founder of ICE.com & helped it to see the success that it has today. Pinny, like many entrepreneurs, dreams often & dreams big. For 8 years, Pinny has been dreaming about producing […]

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Fab Family Find – for Road Trips & More!

Sometimes I find something that I just HAVE to share. Well, this is one of those cases. Our family travels a lot by car. We also eat in the car when we’re on a long-haul drive. I usually bring 4 rectangular plastic containers to pass the food back to each of the kids who use […]

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Accessory Heaven-Charming Shopping For Mommy & Girls

While in the US over winter break, I discovered this fabulous shop (which has over 175 stores throughout the US) and the whole family fell in love with it.  What’s so fabulous? It’s accessory heaven!  It’s Charming Charlie! You can find every type of accessory imaginable, from purses to headbands, from jewellery to scarves.  You […]

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Back in the Saddle!

So it’s been a while… I had intended to unplug with my family for 2 weeks during the holidays, which I am proud to say that I did.  Working online and in social media can make it difficult to disconnect completely, but I succeeded in my mission It was great to be able to focus […]

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