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Throwback Thursday – Sept 22, 2012 When We Said I Do!

Throwback Thursday – Sept 22, 2012 When We Said I Do!

I don’t usually jump on this whole Throwback Thursday trend, however a conversation with a good friend recently in regards to her upcoming nuptials and all the work she is putting into getting everything ready had me reminiscing hardcore. I realized that I got married […]

A Call to Stand Together

A Call to Stand Together

As the news began to break on Twitter last night I was speechless – how could someone attack a group of CHILDREN, regardless of what beliefs or reasoning they may assign to their actions? The idea of it was completely unbelievable, and as many around […]

The Science Behind Unnatural Hair Colours

The Science Behind Unnatural Hair Colours

Many of us who identify as hair dye addicts are guilty of what my friends affectionately refer to as my ‘mood hair.’ There are times that my hair colour changes so often that I even I lose track of what colours I have recently done. […]

Life as a Dedicated Hockey Fan

Life as a Dedicated Hockey Fan

We are well into the playoffs, and the reality of life as a dedicated hockey fan is hitting hard at my house right about now! You see, I’m a HUGE Ottawa Senators fan, and with us still fighting hard for the Eastern Conference Championship its […]

10 Productivity Tips: Working from Home

10 Productivity Tips: Working from Home

I love working from home, I do! The ability to make my own schedule, set my own priorities, spend my time with the pets and do it all without having to leave my home is amazing. There are, however, some definite down times! You are […]

Product Review: Clean & Clear Advantage Acne Control Kit

Product Review: Clean & Clear Advantage Acne Control Kit

When I went through my adolescence I was surprisingly lucky on the acne front. I saw friends breaking out all over, but, for whatever reason, I was spared the embarrassment with only the occasional pimple creeping up to ‘ruin my day’. I do strongly believe […]

Dealing with Pet Food Allergies

Dealing with Pet Food Allergies

Raising an animal is A LOT of work at times. We do everything we can to give them the best of the best – from the latest toys and most comfortable bed to the best training that money can buy…. Then there’s the food… This […]

4 Quick, Easy Breakfast Ideas for the Boss on the Go

4 Quick, Easy Breakfast Ideas for the Boss on the Go

Today’s society seems to always be on the go…. If you aren’t on the move, you’re busy planning your next steps. This fast-paced lifestyle has taken its toll on our eating habits. While the amount of fast food consumed seems to be on a constant […]

Happy Mother’s Day – Life as a Pet Mom!

Happy Mother’s Day – Life as a Pet Mom!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the different ‘Moms’ that are out there! I hope that you are all celebrating and enjoying this day – its all about you! This includes all types of mothers… Biological mothers, adopted mothers, Dads who act as the mother, Grandmothers, […]

Hometown Tourist : Duck Pond Bed & Breakfast

Hometown Tourist : Duck Pond Bed & Breakfast

It’s that time again – Time for another edition of Hometown Tourist! Today’s focus is going to be a little different – as I introduce you to an adorable little bed and breakfast my husband and I discovered in the small town of Leamington, Ontario […]