Putting the Flipp On My Grocery Shop ~ $ 100 VISA GC Giveaway

*Please note the following giveaway is open to Canada only. It’s no secret that when it comes to grocery shopping and meal planning, I am not the most organized person in the world.  Between getting kids everywhere they need to be, keeping on top of work, the pets, our social calendar, just life?  It seems […]

Falling In Love With Miik ~ Giveaway

***Please note the following giveaway is open to Canada only. Have you heard of Miik?  I must confess, this was a new brand for me, and now?  I’m quite possibly their biggest fan.  Offering beautiful clothes, gorgeous fabric and fits that are both flattering and forgiving. Miik is a Toronto based brand that creates gorgeous […]

Kiss The Mess Goodbye – Quick Tips and a Giveaway

My house is a very busy one.  One Husband, two teen girls, a cat, a dog and a partridge in a pear tree. The door is always open.  The people running in and out, the pets, well, doing what pets do, and that’s the way I like it.  What I don’t love so much?  The […]

A Little Vacuum, A Big Difference: Black + Decker Giveaway

  It was only three hours.  How hard could it be to look after a 9 month old baby for only three hours.  As it turns out, all kinds of hard. My 9 month old niece came for a visit, and the truth of the matter is, that girl gave me a run for my […]

An Uncommon Christmas ~$100 Giveaway

Do I dare tell you how many Saturdays there are until Christmas? How many days?  No, I won’t do that to you.  What I will do however is tell you about a site I’ve discovered that is going to make that upcoming Christmas shopping not just a whole lot easier, but dare I say it, […]

The Quick Touch Crisp Microwave ~ Changing The Way You Cook!

Here’s something you’ve probably been hearing on repeat.  I’m busy, swamped, crazed, crushed for time.  This Mama is tired!  Here in the suburbs we’re firmly back into the crazy hectic routine of school. This means after school activities are back on, the pressure of homework is in full force, and we’ve always got carpool, work […]

Hotel L’Orologio Venezia – An Apartment Hotel in the Heart Of Venice

Have you ever dreamed of having your very own home in Venice?  Living life like a real Venetian, you and your family spread out in a spacious apartment, watching the gondolas go by your picture window as you drink your morning coffee and make your plans for the day.  This dream, and so many more […]

The Reveal ~ Garaga Doors

Over the past month, my house has been through a bit of a transformation.  We decided it was time to invest in us.  Time to update our home.  One way we did this?  By changing out our garage doors.  We took our old, heavy, beaten up wood doors and with a phone call, a little […]

Il Salviatino ~ A Piece Of Paradise In Florence

Located on the outskirts of Florence, the Il Salviatino is a little piece of heaven just waiting to be discovered. With only 45 rooms, and seemingly as many staff, Il Salviatino is a unique luxury boutique hotel for the discerning guest. There are 40 rooms and 5 unique suites for a total of  45 suites, […]

5 Must Do Things In Village of Mont Tremblant ~ In Summer

The sun peeks through the wispy clouds of the multi-coloured buildings that dot the mountainside.  Immediately we are whisked away, seemingly to another world.  That is the magic of the pedestrian village of Mont Tremblant, a very special place in the beautiful Laurentian mountains of Quebec.  Here are our top 5 recommended activities when you visit […]