Let’s Talk Baby with Walmart Canada

Lets Talk Baby

I was 25 when I found out I was pregnant with my first born.  I knew exactly zilch about what life as a parent would be like.  I still had a lot to learn about my own life, let alone all that I needed to know for this baby.  I turned to those who had done it all before me to learn that is requried for me to be a good mama to the little bambino I was growing.   Almost immediatly I began thinking of a ton of questions and I intended to find the … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Guide – Circulon Prime Collection


Food. Sure, the holidays are about giving and decorations, and celebrations and traditions...but what brings all those things together is food.  A meal with family, decorating with friends over hors'durves, celebrating with a buffet of finger foods, giving gifts of cookies and candies.  The food that we make during the holidays brings us all together. With all the prepping and preparing, baking and boiling that goes along with those big … [Read more...]

Winter Whites Giveaway


I am a winter girl.  I have been my whole life.  SURE, summer can be fun.  Beaches and warm weather...but there is just something about the fresh crisp air that only comes with the onset of winter.  The pure white landscape after a snowfall.  Wearing layers of clothes that not only keep you warm but make great fashion sense.  Thankfully, Canada is known for its long, cold and harsh winters, and though some of you may be cringing, I am just … [Read more...]

Iced Tea Sparklers and Orange Garland – Getting Ready For Christmas with Pure Leaf


That festive time is here.  Collectively, our communities come together to create festive events for those around us.  We love to entertain, to invite friends and family from near and far into our homes and hearts, to spend this joyus time together.  As someone who loves to both decorate her home for the holidays, and entertain.  I am always looking for new and exciting ways to stage my home. This year we've decided on an old fashioned … [Read more...]

Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup


Have you ever tried to make your own cream soups?  I promise, it’s not as hard as you may think.  Making soup is simply the task of adding flavour to liquid!  Today I’m going to share with you one of my favourite soups, Cream of Mushroom, but made at home with Carnation® Evaporated Milk…rather than the store bought that I’m used to. First of all, where there is soup, there is flavour. Chop garlic and onions and cook them in butter at a … [Read more...]

Christmas Magic & Traditions {with Kinder Giveaway}


It's all about the kids. That's why I put so much effort into Christmas. I want them to feel the same magic that I did when I was a kid. It's not easy though...to make that magic. The world is busy, there seems to be less time to spend on making those memories, those traditions. Our family has always done Christmas big.  I cannot think of a Christmas as a child where I was disappointed, and I know that my Mom sacraficed a lot for me to be able … [Read more...]



Christmas is coming and I have already made a jump start on shopping this year.  I refuse to find myself standing outside a closed shop window on December 24th, staring at the gifts I didn’t buy.  No way.  I have already begun my shopping and have I have a budget and a list already in place.  I am a planner, and I like my holidays to be easy.  That’s why I’m looking forward to the Shoppers Drug Mart #giftsmadeeasy campaign. Some of the gifts … [Read more...]

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