Fisher-Price Smart Stages Vacuum

Fisher-Price Smart Stages Vacuum review giveaway

Before I was an online FisherPriceMoms ambassador, I was a real-life Fisher-Price Mom. Just look back through my many articles and you'll read stories of how the brand has been a strong factor through mine and my kids life. Even though my kids are past the technical Fisher-Price targeted age, you'll still find the brand throughout our house. Toys that my kids still pick up from time to time have been kept {you can't … [Read more...]


BC HAIRTHERAPY Beauty Boxes moisture kick

Need a holiday gift idea for, well, any woman out there? Schwarzkopf Professional has launched their new BC HAIRTHERAPY Beauty Boxes, featuring their best sellers, already packaged in a luxurious leather box and ready to gift - no wrapping required! Plus, you can get a BC HAIRTHERAPY Beauty Box in 5 therapies for any hair type and for all hair care needs. The BC … [Read more...]

Limeapple Activewear for Girls

limeapple Soulmate Hoodie review

When my oldest started competitive cheerleading, I was thrust into a different world. Many trips to practice per week and learning all about the sport and everything that goes with it. Up until then, she dabbled in a very different sports and activities {trying everything from dance to soccer}, yet this is the first sport that 'stuck' with her. Now, our evenings and weekends are filled with all 3 of my girls in … [Read more...]

How to Create a Gallery Wall with the Canon PIXMA PRO Printer

how to create a gallery wall in your home, tips and tricks

For years I have wanted to create a beautiful gallery wall in our living room. I have the perfect wall picked out, and many times I've stared at it and have tried to inspire myself to finally create it. I have all of my favourite photos chosen, and even have the largest framed photo as the focal point, waiting in my office.  So what's holding me back? Creating a gallery wall looks complicated to me. … [Read more...]

Ever After High – New Dolls and a Sale Alert!


I was introduced to Ever After High dolls before they were spotted on store shelves. I still recall studying the doll boxes during that sneak peek before the release, and knowing with 100% certainty that my oldest would fall in love with first glance of these dolls. Fast forward - I was totally right and since then my daughters Ever After High doll collection has grown, with a couple more on her Christmas wish-list … [Read more...]

Minted Holiday Photo Cards

minted holiday cards review giveaway

Minted is no stranger to my Holiday Gift Guide and this year is no exception. This company made my beautiful 2013 Christmas Photo Cards and after we got our family fall photos done in September, I knew where I'd turn for this years holiday cards. Minted carries so many cards, for any and all occasions. Yet, for this feature, let's focus on just the Christmas and holiday cards, since talking about all they offer would … [Read more...]

Spiced Chili Cheese Fries

Spiced Chili Cheese Fries Recipe

When eating out in restaurants, I usually order items that I don't make at home. I had a discussion to this effect with a friend last week while out for lunch. After ordering a club sandwich with a side of seasoned fries, she asked me why I don't ever make this sort of meal myself at home. After all, I strive to bring my family meals that they would all enjoy, and I know for certain they love sandwiches and fries. … [Read more...]

Breville Thermal Pro Electric Frypan

Breville Thermal Pro Electric Frypan

I admire those people you watch on competition cooking shows that can create a beautiful meal with nothing but a fork and a bunsen burner. I am not one of those people, and I'm pretty sure those reading this post, aren't either. Bring on the great kitchen appliances and tools! I was recently sent the Breville Thermal Pro Electric Frypan, a beautiful stainless small appliance that is a major helper in the … [Read more...]

OPI Trend on Ten – 2014 Holiday Gift Set

OPI Trend on Ten - 2014 Holiday Gift Set

Sometimes the best things come in cute little packages, and nail polish is no exception. I actually don't think I've ever gone through an entire full sized bottle and oftentimes the smaller mini nail lacquers are so handy to have on hand, especially when travelling. New for the 2014 Holiday season is an adorable yet functional Gift Set from OPI, so ideal for stocking stuffers! The Trend on Ten set features ten … [Read more...]

17 Christmas Cookies

17 Christmas Cookie Ideas

Christmas Cookies are a super sweet way to enjoy the holiday season! When it comes to cookies, there are endless varieties you can make, and usually you can whip up a batch in no time. Everyone loves to grab a couple after a family dinner, or set out a plate when having guests over. Cookies also make great gifts, simply add to a nice tin with a heartwarming note and it's sure to impress! These 17 ideas below are … [Read more...]

Kraft Gift Basket Giveaway


Halloween is over and I know some of you are in total Christmas mode, and if not, you will be in a few weeks. Decorating, shopping, holiday movies, cozy nights by the fire and food! While our season starts with Christmas cards, decorating and bursts of shopping and wrapping - there's something I do all season long - bake! I like to make a variety of treats, freeze them and then bring them out when guests stop by. … [Read more...]