DIY Boo Halloween Ghost Treat Bags

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    A note arrived home this week from my preschoolers teacher inviting my daughter, Hubs and I to a little Halloween costume celebration tomorrow for the class. We're invited to come in costume and bring nut-free treats for the kids, … [Read more...]

KitchenAid and Affresh Review and Giveaway

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  Coffee is part of my every day life. I think most parents can relate; it's either a caffeine kick in the morning after a sleepless night with the kids or a day of waiting for that hour where you fall into bed at night again.   I … [Read more...]

Halloween Decor #HallmarkPressPause Giveaway

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Halloween is the next holiday coming up. Normally living in Saskatchewan means sending our little trick-or-treaters out with a costume big enough to wear snowsuits underneath. So far the good weather has held strong for the last harvesters; selfishly … [Read more...]

Barbie Amaze Chase Premiere and Giveaway

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We're a Barbie loving family, it's no secret, and we're not embarrassed to tell everyone that we have see every Barbie movie available. From the time my girls were small, my girls would ask me to buy every Barbie movie that came out, even before it … [Read more...]

Holding a Grudge and Being Thankful

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Canadian Thanksgiving is just around the corner and as per usual, I am prepping for a house full of family. Unlike most holiday blog posts, Thanksgiving really has nothing to do with what I am about to write, other than it's what sparked this post. … [Read more...]

Best Beet Borscht Soup with Barley

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  I love the beautiful colours of fall and with that comes cooler days. This morning I ran outside to grab some beets from my garden, one of the only vegetable left there, and the crisp cold air had me running back to the house in short order. One … [Read more...]

Barbie and the Secret Door DVD Giveaway

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Ever since I can remember Barbie has been part of my life. From moments of sadness to joy, Barbie has been there for me allowing my imagination to work through my feelings, learn and share with family and friends and all with some pretty wildly … [Read more...]

16 GB iPad Mini Halloween Giveaway

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  This Lil Piglet has teamed up with a selection of 22 other talented bloggers to bring you the chance to win a 16 GB iPad Mini with case! Open to Canadian residents.   How to ENTER Complete all the requirements in the giveaway … [Read more...]

7 Fall Wreath Ideas Made Easy

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Summer had technically ended with the first day of fall. Fortunately we've been blessed with another week of hot weather before the inevitable cold brutal winter, the Farmers Almanac predicts, takes over. Although summer is my favourite weather, with … [Read more...]

#UsedParty Twitter Party Alert

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Recently I up-cycled gorgeous vintage lamps to a more glitz and glamour version. I also purchased a couple wingback chairs that I plan to reupholster for a classic modern set in my living room. Used and up-cycle have become a regular part of my … [Read more...]