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


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


  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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An #OnlyatShoppers Giveaway to Take Care of the Summer Essentials


Hard to believe it is the last day of July today! Summer is flying by yet we still have a month to go before the fall and there is still lots of summer left. So Only at Shoppers remains a great resource. Since I am getting ready to head to the cottage…this Cottage edition of […]

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Got to Love the Canadian Content on Netflix Canada


So after getting in my fix of Orange is the New Black last month on Netflix, this month I simply wanted to laugh, and who is better to laugh with then my fellow Canadians. So once again late at night after a date that well didn’t exactly go how I wanted it too, I needed […]

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Win Passes to See an Advance Screening of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #commoncentsmomTNMT


We are on the look out for the biggest TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES fan! Do you have fan drawings, collectable toys, turtle costumes?  Show us how you or your child is the biggest TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES fan for a chance to win passes to the Toronto advance screening on August 6th, 7:30pm at Scotiabank Theatre! Take […]

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