Crossing off the Summer Bucket List

Netflix August

The theme of month for the Netflix Stream team is adventure and crossing off those bucket list items, so I went over to look for movies to watch, there are several movies and shows that can take you away at Netflix Canada. But first there were every day adventures to have with my teen. Part […]


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Starting a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) For Your Child in Canada

Starting a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) For Your Child in Canada

I remember being a child and dreaming of being the first member of my family to attend university and then when my teenager was just a baby, I began to dream that she would go as well. With that in mind, I knew I had to plan for her future, but then a divorce and […]


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Celebrate the Opening of The Stockyards in Toronto and You Could Win #thestockyards

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I am pretty lucky, for the last 2 years I have watched Toronto’s new shopping destination be built. It’s right by my home, that’s right The Stockyards is down the street at St Clair and Weston Rd. It’s like a 6 minute walk from my front door! This new urban shopping destination has been delighting […]


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RSVP for a Special #CDNmoney Twitter Party with @GetFlipp

Join the #CDNmoney Twitter Party

Well it’s that time of the year, the kids are heading back to school, and well us parents have some shopping to do. So why don’t you join us for a very special Canadian money chat (twitter party), August 26th from 9-10 pm EST. Yes, that is 2 hrs after our normal chat time but […]


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Remembering Robin Williams

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Like many today I was stunned to learn that Robin Williams, the funny man who made me pee laughing had died. I am sure there will be much said about his final months, and death in the days to come. But I want to concentrate on the man who made me laugh so hard I […]


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Let’s Go to the Ex on a Budget

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We love the Canadian National Exhibition and it is hard to believe it is starting later this week! Opening Day is Friday August 15th this year. Our family loves the EX! We go every year and well we go multiple times so it is so important to do it on a budget. My teen daughter […]


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Prepping for Back to School for All Ages

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  We are half when through summer and well back to school is just around the corner.Want to feel prepared? No problem, follow some of these great tips and you’ll be sure to receive an A+ in no time. Prepare lunches Buying and preparing a nutritious lunch is a job in itself. Not sure your […]


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Healthy Me: Medifast Week 4 Update-Hard Choices

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Last week when I made my update for Medifast I talked about how important goals were coming to me, and they are. Well goals can lead you to have take stock, and make hard choices. I have liked having the Medifast food available to me this past month but with that said my biggest hurdle […]


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Get Flipp for Your Back to School Needs

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Well it’s August and the reality is later this month and very early next month the kids are heading back to school. One of the things that moms need is Flipp (a free app) for back to school shopping. I really see it being a pocket book saver for many moms this back to school […]


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