Crabtree and Evelyn- Perfect for Mother’s Day (Giveaway US&Canada)

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Mother’ Day is around the corner and most of us will be thinking of ways to pamper our moms. This year, I am looking at the selection from Crabtree and Evelyn. From the beautiful fragrances to fine food they have a great selection to choose from. Moms everywhere will love some pampering. Now for the […]


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Last Minute Tips for Canadian Tax Filers

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It is that time of the year, tax season is in full force and there are just 10 days left to file your 2014 tax return. Now many Canadians will of left it to till this week, in fact way too many file late and some do not even file and lose out on thousands of […]


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Ways to Cool Off and Save Money for Earth Month

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Here in Toronto today it got warm, really as I walked home to me seemed like a late spring day as the temperature soared. It got me thinking about what lies ahead and the different ways we can save money right now and be prepared for the summer heat. One of the perks where I […]


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Top tips for New Pet Owners

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Whether you’re a dog person or a cat person, one thing is certain—you love your furry friend. While owning a pet is exciting, it’s also a big responsibility, and the first few months after you bring your pet home can be overwhelming. It’s important to remember that a pet is part of your family when […]


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Let’s Stop Bullying Now

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Bullying is a reality for too many people. The statistics around it are scary. For me, bullying started about grade 4 when I started developing early. I was tall and, well, I had breasts making me an easy target. I still remember the teasing, the name calling, the taunts. It came to a head one […]


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Home is in the Air with Air Wick® Life ScentsTM #MyScentStory

Air Wick Life Scents

Smell is an absolutely divine and powerful sense; it can take you many places. Our homes have been filled with fragrances over the years. They remind us of events and times in our lives, they can also bring back powerful emotions. Sometimes you want to be taken back in time, and, with the new line of […]


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Announcing: I’m a #GettheMostOutofLife Blogger with Shoppers Drug Mart #WinCA

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  Okay I know it is already April 8th, but I have some major news. This month I am excited to say I am working with Shoppers Drug Mart as a #GettheMostOutofLife Blogger. What does that mean? It means this month you really do want to be following me on my social channels and checking […]


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Important Changes to Canadian Credit Bureau Scores

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Did you know that there has been a huge change to the your Canadian credit rating as of April 1st? The thing is, most media types aren’t reporting on these changes yet because we really do not know yet how Canadian lenders are going to read these new credit reports. According to Marcy Berg, the […]


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Shred the Old As You Do the New: A Fellowes Shredder #Giveaway

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Last month here on my blog and during the #cdnmoney chats on Tuesday we talked lots about fraud prevention and tax time. Well if you are like most Canadians, you are finally getting around to do your taxes just before they are due later this month. Now I have one tip for you as you […]


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10 Simple & Easy Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs

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It’s Easter this week and in our house this year, it will be very easy as we are preparing for a huge wedding that we are attending this weekend. It’s a huge Hindu wedding-the first I have ever attended so I have been helping decorate, shopping for outfits (there are 4 different parties) and well […]


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