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...]

#ThankFall for Memories Made and Family Who Make Them $250 Giveaway

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I much prefer the summer heat but we've been pretty lucky this year with a warmer fall than usual. The beautiful rich brown, orange and red colours of the changing trees and the golden colour of the recently cut farm crops leaves me with a need for … [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...]

Embracing Beauty as a Spitfire #YMCBeautifulYou

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This post is part of the YummyMummyClub.ca and Dove  #YMCBeautifulYou program. I received compensation as a thank you for my participation. This post reflects my personal opinion about the information provided by the sponsors.   Thinking … [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...]

Fresh Start at Pre-School Labeling School Supplies

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School is back in; many of the older kids are back already but my 4 year old is starting her first day of pre-school this week and our house has been full of preparation and lots, and lots, of squeals. Over the years my older kids have had things go … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 8/09 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another instalment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

DIY Vintage Lamps to Glamorous #UsedHelps

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Not long ago I came to the conclusion that I am a DIY Diva. I think it's also important to confess that I am addicted to the hunt of a good deal but it's really the whole process from finding the deal to up-cycling the item to something amazing that … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 1/09 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another installment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]

Be Awesome Linky Party 25/08 – Share DIY, Crafts and Recipes #BeAwesomeParty

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We're back for the another installment of the Be Awesome Linky Party! We are loving all your link ups and are looking forward to even more gorgeous entries this week. Together with 7 other bloggers, I'm hosting a new linky party every Monday at 6 pm … [Read more...]