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Why I am a Proud Slytherin

Why I am a Proud Slytherin

There was a trend going on Twitter for awhile, and while I don’t normally jump on random social media trends like that, I couldn’t skip this one. You see, I am a Harry Potter addict – There, I said it! Admitting it is the first […]

Shopping for Savings: What’s the Deal with Knock-off Sites?

Shopping for Savings: What’s the Deal with Knock-off Sites?

From my experience, there appears to be a few different types of shoppers out there. There are those who will buy what they want, when they want, regardless of how much it may cost them, those that save their pennies and buy one nice more […]

Canada 150 Summer Bucket List

Canada 150 Summer Bucket List

Who doesn’t love summer? Beaches, campfires, vacations and laughter with friends. That time of year when school is out, families are together and time seems to have no meaning. I will still be doing the whole college thing as I took summer term, but that […]

Body Image and Why I Won’t Participate in ‘Clean Eating’

Body Image and Why I Won’t Participate in ‘Clean Eating’

There has been a lot of buzz online with the clean eating movement – Pictures and blog posts circulating, sharing pictures of beautifully laid out plates of fruits and vegetables, stories of weight loss and pictures showing off perfectly sculpted bodies, all credited to their […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Girls Night Out! Beauties on Fire Collab

Girls Night Out! Beauties on Fire Collab

The past couple months I have had the opportunity to be part of a great group of bloggers on Facebook called Beauties on Fire. The support and encouragement that is found in that group every day is outstanding! Thank you to each and every one […]