Tide Launches Pods For Sensitive Skin! #Giveaway

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The following giveaway is open to Canada only. I come from a long line of sensitive skin sufferers.  My Mom always had to watch what she washed our clothes in, my Sister is uber sensitive to everything, and my BlueEyed girl has the most sensitive skin of us all.  I once rushed that girl to […]

It’s A Dream Come True! Turks and Caicos!

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The count down is finally over and we are on our WAY!  We’re packed, some might say over packed.  (it’s one of the things I do best)  The house sitter’s booked and my family is headed to the beautiful island of Turks and Caicos!  If I’m dreaming, please don’t wake me!  An entire week with […]

I Can’t Keep It A Secret Any Longer! Review of alt Hotel

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What do I look for in a hotel?  Location, style…even beauty, safety (I often travel alone, or with just my children), comfort and a decent rate is a bonus. I know what I like and will settle for nothing less. What do you get when you combine comfort, convenience, a gorgeous modern design, a boutique […]

Tide Launches Pods For Sensitive Skin! #Giveaway

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The following giveaway is open to Canada only. I come from a long ling of sensitive skin sufferers.  My Mom always had to watch what she washed our clothes in, my Sister is uber sensitive to everything, and my BlueEyed girl has the most sensitive skin of us all.  I once rushed that girl to […]

Surviving Thanksgiving In The Suburbs

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Thanksgiving is coming, or as I like to call it, the meal after which I will hate myself.  It all starts our fine with the cute new sweater and pinterest worthy appetizers ready to go.  Then sometime around 7:30pm, it ends in cold sweats and the need to unbutton my pants because I just had […]

Memories Made At The Beach Last A Lifetime

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Math tests and homework hell.  Blisters on little dancers feet.  Migraines that will not quit.  Rain that will not stop.  Sick of buying groceries and answering “What’s for dinner”.  A closet that has collapsed three times, a broken garage door, even a laptop that won’t cooperate.  Just another glamorous week in the suburbs.  I’m not […]

Surviving The Drama Of Braces In The Suburbs

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Do you remember the exact moment you were told you had to get braces? I do.  I was a 15 year old string bean of a girl, had just started a brand new high school in a brand new city and I was…devastated.  I sat in my bedroom and cried in my Father’s arms until […]

Join Us Wednesday For The #MATCHGirlTalk Twitter Chat!

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Have you heard of the Match International Women’s Fund?  As a woman, and a mother to two girls, this is a project I was honoured to learn about and support.  The Match International Women’s Fund is a a grant-making organization that funds women’s rights organizations around the world to make lasting changes in the lives […]

This Weeks Confessions From The Suburbs

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Grab a coffee and a seat in your favourite chair;  it’s time for some good old fashioned confessions from the suburbs.  You know, so you don’t feel so alone in the crazy…. *Today I would not let my daughter leave for school without a healthy meal, and then I sat down and ate cake for […]

Fall In Love With Puerto Vallarta! #VisitPV Twitter Party!

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It’s no secret that I adore all things travel.  I relish the entire experience; the anticipation of an upcoming trip, the packing, the journey, and of course most of all the time with my family at the beautiful destination!  I seek out places that are safe, family friendly, offer opportunities for relaxation and maybe even […]