Teaching my teenager an important life skill: How to do Laundry!

*This post is in partnership with Persil ProClean. Every single word in this post is mine and true and blah, blah, blah. If you want to read a post about why I finally taught my daughter to do laundry then keep on reading. If you don`t, then skip to the bottom where you can enter […]

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Ease your shopping stress this holiday season with the gift of gift cards!

Tis the season of giving! The malls are packed with shoppers. The parking lots are full. And people are scurrying around trying to find gifts for their family and friends. The hustle and bustle can make shopping during the holiday season very stressful. However, are we putting this stress on ourselves? Did you know that during […]

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Holiday fun at Timberline Country Christmas

My BFF and our kids left the hustle and bustle in the city and took a trip out to the country for some quiet, intimate, holiday fun at Timberline Country Christmas  over the weekend.  Both of us have never been  to Timberline Ranch so when we arrived  we were in for a surprise. It felt like we […]

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Win tickets to Enchant, the Worlds largest Christmas light maze!

One of our favorite Christmas traditions to do with the family during the holidays is to grab a cup of warm cocoa and check out Christmas lights. Some families like to bake during the holidays, others like to craft, and some families love to  walk around with some hot cocoa in hand, and look at […]

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Our visit to the Sea To Sky Gondola in Squamish BC

Today the family and I ventured out to Squamish for a visit to the Sea to Sky Gondola. It was our first family day, just the five of us since Christmas break started for the kiddos. We’ve been busy spending time with family and friends and today was a much-needed quality day for all of […]

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Wellness tips for the holidays

Lately I’ve taken action so I can heal from the inside living with hypothyroidism. I honestly feel like being busier this last year sent my adrenals and stress levels into overdrive. As a result, my thyroid levels began to, let’s just say… go a bit wacky. That being said, getting ‘well’ is on the top […]

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Christmas shopping savings with Groupon Coupons

Yesterday my husband and I were discussing Christmas shopping and the importance of saving money to buy gifts.  Each year, we normally save money to spend on Christmas gifts for our children, family, and friends. This year, however, we didn’t do this because I traveled a few places. In short, a portion of our ‘extra’ funds […]

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Ugly Christmas Sweater 5km Dash supporting The Children’s Wish Foundation

Ugly Christmas sweaters have become more popular over the years to wear at Christmas parties, and festive occasions. I’ve been to a few of these parties and it’s always so funny to see how creative people get with their tacky  sweaters. In fact, last year I attended a party, and someone had tinsel and Christmas […]

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