I LOVE Canon Digital Cameras! #30SummerDays {GIVEAWAY}

From as long as I can remember, I have always loved photography. To be specific, I LOVE to take photos! I love taking photos of people, nature and food. When I met my husband, I was SO excited to learn that he owned a GOOD camera, the kind that could be taken out of Auto Mode and would take amazing photos. His camera was a Canon and I almost instantly became comfortable with the Canon interface. When we had my daughter, I quickly learned that carrying around a HUGE camera was not always feasible, so we bought a Canon “point … Continue reading

Do You Have a Car Safety Kit? {Giveaway} #HyundaiDriveSquad

Car Safety Prize Pack

Are you prepared with a Car Safety Kit? Do you know what to include in a car safety kit? Courtesy of Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. I am pleased to introduce you to Ted Mansell, Service Technician and longstanding Hyundai team member. Ted has been working on Hyundai vehicles for 30 years and has a wealth of knowledge on automotive safety to share. I’m sure many of you take road trips in your vehicle during the warm summer months. There is nothing worse than getting stuck on the side of the road and not being prepared! This summer, we will be … Continue reading

Enter to #Win a Year Supply of Catelli Gluten Free Pasta

Catelli Gluten Free Macaroni low res

For those of you who have a gluten sensitivity or a gluten allergy OR if you are avoiding wheat, you don’t have to go without your favourite pasta dishes any more! NEW on the shelves: Catelli Gluten Free Pasta!   This pasta is made from a unique blend of four grains – white rice, brown rice, corn and quinoa (GMO-free) and it comes in four varieties: macaroni, Penne, Fusilli and Spaghetti.  It is Certified by the Canadian Celiac Association’s Gluten-Free Certification Program. Did you know that Chef Higgins, the Director of the leading George Brown Chef School in Toronto and also a judge … Continue reading

Keep Your Skin Moisturized All Year with @SheaButterMkt {Giveaway}

Shea Butter

I’m a HUGE fan of Shea Butter Market products! Ever since I was introduced to them last year, I have used at least one of their products on my body every single day. My feet have never been smoother and my hands experienced much less dryness and irritation this past winter. Shea Butter Market products are definitely the key to keep your skin moisturized all year long! My new favourite products from Shea Butter Market are from their Gift line. One of my fellow bloggers is currently hosting a giveaway where one lucky winner will receive a lovely prize pack … Continue reading

FREE Printable Day Camp Packing List ~ Get Organized with @OliversLabels {Giveaway}

Day Camp Packing List

Summer is just around the corner! Do you know what that means? For many parents, that means getting organized for trips and summer camps! It doesn’t matter how old your child is, when they are at summer camp, there is a HIGH probability of items getting misplaced and lost. Children are often in a variety of places including swimming pools, lunch rooms, outdoors and more which increases the chances that items will stay behind. One way to help lost items find their way back to your child quickly is by labelling EVERYTHING! I label everything that my children wear from … Continue reading

“Month of Mom” Week 3 MommiesFirst Giveaway

Month of Mom Week 3 Giveaway

  Welcome to our Month of MOM! Let’s celebrate Moms with a MommiesFirst Giveaway! MommiesFirst is a subscription box company that sends personalized, specially curated packages to new and expectant Moms across Canada and the United States. These boxes make an amazing Baby Shower Gift, a gift for a new Mom or a wonderful “just because” gift for yourself or a friend. The amount of love and thought that goes into MommiesFirst is incredible. I know this first hand because I work directly with Lorena, the founder and CEO of MommiesFirst on a daily basis helping her behind the scenes. … Continue reading

NEW #Danino #GreekYogurt {Giveaway}

This Danino Greek Yogurt has a delicious creamy, thick texture and is jam packed full of protein to make a healthy snack option for children. Danino knows what catches a child’s eye in the grocery store because the VERY first time that I went grocery shopping with my daughter after this product hit the fridge in stores, she noticed it. The bright and fun design means that children will more likely be willing to try out this new yogurt with out too much of a fight (in most cases). I say in most cases because my son is considerably more … Continue reading

Thicker Hair with @NioxinProducts {Giveaway} #pgMom

Nioxin Hair Products

A few weeks ago, I was introduced to a very interesting hair care product called Nioxin. This product line helps to provide you with fuller, thicker hair with regular use. Fabrizio at P&H Salon and Spa made me feel very welcome and informed me of the benefits of using Nioxin. I had quite the adventure getting to the salon, so by the time I arrived, I was ready for some pampering! Checkout how exhausted I looked: NIOXIN uses advanced technologies to deliver thicker, fuller, denser-looking hair. I shared my story about my hair loss in a post a couple of … Continue reading

How Toddlers Thrive

How Toddlers Thrive

  What Parents Can Do Today for Children Ages 2-5 to Plant the Seeds of Lifelong Success   How Toddlers Thrive, written by Tovah P. Klein, Ph.D., the director of an internationally renowned centre for toddler development is a great resource about child behaviour and development for ages 2 to 5. It not only provides tips and ideas on how to help your child thrive and develop, but more importantly helps to make your home a happier place. The first half of the book is about toddler development and stages. While I did find it a bit repetitive, it is … Continue reading

Week 2 Month of Mom #Giveaway with @MommiesFirstBox

MommiesFirst Week 2 Giveaway

Welcome to our Month of MOM! Let’s celebrate Moms with a MommiesFirst Giveaway! MommiesFirst is a subscription box company that sends personalized, specially curated packages to new and expectant Moms across Canada and the United States. These boxes make an amazing Baby Shower Gift, a gift for a new Mom or a wonderful “just because” gift for yourself or a friend. The amount of love and thought that goes into MommiesFirst is incredible. I know this first hand because I work directly with Lorena, the founder and CEO of MommiesFirst on a daily basis helping her behind the scenes. Together … Continue reading