2016 Brings a New Me!

Amanda Gobatto

In 2015, I turned 40. I guess this means I need to change the “I am a 30-something year old Mom….” in my About Me section, don’t I? To me, age is just a number. I didn’t realize it at the beginning of the year, but somewhere in the spring of 2015, I learned that 2015 was going to be about change. A NEW ME. Motherhood had fully defined me for 10 years and I decided that I needed to make it a part of me instead of ALL of me. Last year, I: took my new job to a … Continue reading

The William Ashley Warehouse Sale: A Shopper’s Dream!

William Ashley Warehouse Sale

If you are located in the GTA, the William Ashley Warehouse Sale is a must for shoppers! Not only is there a wide range of gifts for everyone in the family, but there are also some amazing deals up to 90% off! This year, would you believe that the William Ashley Warehouse Sale is celebrating their 40th Year! I remember my first time at the William Ashley Warehouse Sale. I was newly married and we had just purchased our first home. In combination with the fact that I am a deal seeker and I was newly married, made me double … Continue reading

FIRST Declutter THEN Clean with some HELP!

Basement Collage

As you likely have learned over the past month, I am in serious decluttering mode in my home! We have collected WAY too much “stuff” and it is time for me to sort and let go of the items that we no longer need. My biggest job is in my basement, as that is the place where items go when we don’t need regularly, daily access to them. Things have piled up too high down there and it is time for a serious PURGE! I can’t believe I’m about to show you these photos, but I guess the first step … Continue reading