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Tide Celebrates Canadian Cold Weather Heroes #TideColdHero

This has been a crazy cold winter here in Canada and while I chose to say inside most of it to avoid the cold for long, many people don’t have that luxury. Canadians with outdoor jobs such as a fisherman or search and rescue team or a crossing guard have to do their jobs every… Read More »

Proud Canadian Blogger Here #TGCBB

Hello fellow Canadians! Canada Day is coming up very soon and the way many of us Canadian bloggers celebrate is with The Great Canadian Blog Bash! This is my third year participating in TGCBB. I live in Windsor, Ontario, the southern most city in all of Canada. In many ways this makes things very American… Read More »

CDMN Canada 3.0 Digital Media Conference May 14-15 in Toronto, ON

Canada 3.0 is a national digital media conference in its fifth year. It’s being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (I’ve been there, it’s beautiful!) Amber Mac (social media author, speaker, TV host and entrepreneur) will be the emcee and is expected to draw 2000+ attendees. Canada 3.0 is run by the Canadian Digital… Read More »

Make a Difference With the Aviva Community Fund

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Aviva Community Fund for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve mentioned before about the Aviva Community Fund. It is an annual charitable activation funded and supported by Aviva Insurance. The fund was created to help influence positive change in our communitites. Instead of… Read More »

Contest: Win Pampers Diapers for a Year (Canada)

Pampers Canada has a great contest starting today to win Pampers Diapers for a year! The first draw will be Dec 6 and then there will be a draw every month until the end of June 2013 so you have multiple chances to win! You can enter to win at pampers.ca or the Pampers Canada… Read More »

P&G Brandsaver–$164 in coupons out Nov. 7 #PGmom

I’m happy to announced that I’ve been chosen as a P&G Mom and so will be sharing Proctor & Gamble news and more over the next while. I take a train tomorrow morning to Toronto for the program launch where I will learn more about the company and it’s products. BrandSAVER is a coupon book… Read More »

Steak and Eggs for Dinner – We #LoveCDNBeef

Confession: I used to never like steak. I ate ground beef and the occasional beef roast but I never liked steak. Turns out, it matters how it’s cooked. I’ve taught myself most of my cooking skills beyond the basics. I watch cooking shows and look at cookbooks and just experiment. I prefer to cook without… Read More »

Bumbo Baby Seat Recall (Canada and US)

Note: The following information is from the Bumbo Canada website but the recall is applicable to the US as well. “August 15, 2012 – Bumbo International Trust is conducting a voluntary recall to add a restraint belt and new warnings to the Bumbo® Baby Seat. Infants can maneuver out of or fall from the seat,… Read More »

G. Marquis Premium Wines from Niagara-on-the-Lake

I am a wine lover, somewhere between a novice and connoisseur.  A friend gave me a two day wine course where I learned more about wine and pairing. The more I drink it the better I like it. I would like to pay more attention to pairing. Right now it’s a matter of expense dryness… Read More »

#OCanadaBaby–Supporting #TeamCanada at the London 2012 Olympics

Back in April I shared that Pampers Canada and Canadian Olympian Priscilla Lopes-Schliep had gotten together to create the first version of O Canada performed by babies. My son Liam was in the first cut of the video and every so often they released a longer version. Well I’m ecstatic to announce that with the… Read More »