Link to a contest, and Mommies with Cents…contest continues

While I was surfing through some blogs today I came across Mommies With Cents. Their current post is a contest for your choice of two beautiful journal from Between Me and You. I was thrilled to find this as I would love to have these books for my son Ben. I think they are a wonderful idea to help bridge the gap between generations. I have added these books to my list of gift possibilities and bookmarked their site. Contest closes on Friday … [Read more...]

Christmas is Coming, the goose is getting fat…(contest continues)

Well, we don't eat Goose around here, but a great big turkey will do the trick. The Christmas Season is fast approaching (only 86 days) so there are a few things I've decided to start doing. At the beginning of the year I started saving for my "Freebie Christmas" And I have done quite well, though I know of others (on Frugal) who are doing wonderful. I have over $300 is giftcards and free Items that I have received to put towards my freebie … [Read more...]

Sunday Freebie Recap and Contest Continues and a Hurricane

What did your mailman bring you this week?? This week was ok, not great, but ok. We received an OB tampon sample with a cute little case. A $10 Kent Giftcard from MooseHead Premium Dry and a Five Star 1 Subject notebook from Mead Money Maddness. Right now Hurricane Kyle is just starting to hit us here in Nova Scotia. I'm not sure how much online time I'll get tonight as their is a huge chance of the power going out. To everyone in the … [Read more...]

Give Away Saturday…. (contest continues)

Well, it's Saturday... Once again. Now, I don't have a give away myself (besides the ongoing one for the mani/peti) , but I have found a few I'd like to pass on to you. First of all, while browsing the blogs I enjoy reading I came upon a great give away. You can find it over at Everything Up Close. The Give Away is to Celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Michelle Christina Online store. Michelle Christina offers many beautiful wall decals … [Read more...]

TOYS!!! (Contest Continues)

With the pending Holiday/Toy Season quickly approaching I decided it was time to go through the toys that belong to my dear Ben. Well, for an only child, he has enough toys to run a daycare. I have bought many, as well as family and then the hand me downs. I just don't know what to do with them all. Ben is 3, He has the Lego from when I was a kid (Lots, I loved the stuff). But he's really too young to put it to good use. But, at least once a … [Read more...]

My Trip to the Dentist (Contest Continues)

Well, as some of you know, I went to the dentist yesterday for the first time in 17 years. I know, that's horrible of me, considering we've had a decent dental plan for at least the last 2 years, if not a little longer. So my first visit included counting of my teeth, an x-ray on each side, and a counting of cavities. LOL, I'm ashamed to say that I have 7 cavities. And they say I'll need at least 3 cleanings. Thank goodness for the plan. … [Read more...]

What a busy weekend Mixing a few posts into one! Contest winner, and a new contest!!

I have to say, I have not been so tired as I am right now in a long time. As some of you know, I have recently taken over my step fathers Billiards Club. My working hours have more than doubled, and I am tired. I have to ask, how do people who work full time with young kids do it?? My space is a mess. My laundry pile has gone from my knees to my waist. I've made 1 home cooked meal in the last week. (And boy was it yummy) And most of all, I miss … [Read more...]

New Winner for last weeks contest( And this weeks contest continues).

Due to a lack of response from last weeks Freebie Recap Contest, a new winner has been drawn from the remaining contestants. Ben has picked imanoptimisticbeauty to be the winner. Congratulations Jamie. Do you have a Lush close to you?? The contest was for a $10 Lush e/giftcard. Might I suggest the gift card as I just received an order from lush and HOLY OVER PACKAGING. I tiny little box came inside a box twice the size of a shoe box. I'm going to … [Read more...]


My space is a mess!! I have been working or running for too many days straight, I need a day just for housework. My laundry is up to my knees, my bed goes unmade, the floor needs to be cleaned. LOL. Working this much SUCKS. I want to be home more. I think I need some organizational help. I've just finished blogging on CleanCanada about my Green Pick of the Week, Bohemian Bubbles. A locally made Goats Milk Soap that I have fallen in love with. … [Read more...]

Sunday Freebie Recap and A new Contest

Well, today is Sunday, Recap day. It wasn't the greatest week for receiving freebies. But I did manage to squeeze out a few. The first is a voucher for a free manicure or peticure from Herbal Essences. For more details, check it out here. The other Freebie we received was a SCOP (Scanning Code of Practice) Ben wanted this toy by Matchbox, which is really neat. It folds up into it's own carrying case for easy storage. Though I will warn you, … [Read more...]

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