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Viva Las Vegas!

Viva Las Vegas!

Now that I have had a chance to get home and settled, the time has come to share my great vacation last week with all of you! A week of fun, sun, cold drinks and great company. Who could ask for more, right? Just backing […]

Product Review: Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunscreen

Product Review: Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry-Touch Sunscreen

As those of you are aware who follow me on social media, I just returned from a beautiful week long vacation in Las Vegas with my husband. We spent time laying in the sun by the pool, perusing the local attractions and even hiking the […]

The Liebster Award

The Liebster Award

I returned from my amazing holiday week in beautiful Las Vegas to a nomination from Kaitlynn from Pearl Innovations for The Liebster Award. Kaitlynn is a super talented blogger I have had the pleasure to get to know recently, and I definitely recommend that you […]

Tick Season : How to Keep Your Family Safe

Tick Season : How to Keep Your Family Safe

Well its that time of year again! The sun is coming out; the temperatures are rising. There is nothing we want to do more than spend all our spare time outside – hiking, camping and even just walking around the neighbourhood and relaxing in the […]

Beware: Online Blogging Advice

Beware: Online Blogging Advice

I don’t often write about blogging topics on here, but I have seen SO much of this as of late I just HAD TO say something. I am getting overly tired of seeing poorly written posts or bad advice about ‘how to blog’ ‘the right […]

Hometown Tourist: Detroit River Ford Fireworks

Hometown Tourist: Detroit River Ford Fireworks

May is now upon us, and for my family (at least) I know that with May comes serious discussion of our summer plans! We start to plot out our weekends, figure out when we are taking vacations, and go through the various summer festivals and […]

Hacks for the Home: Alpaca Dryer Balls

Hacks for the Home: Alpaca Dryer Balls

As I referenced in my previous blog post about cleaning with vinegar, we are big on the non-chemical alternatives in this house! One item that many people forget when they start the journey of eliminating chemicals is your dryer sheets. Personally, I’ll admit, it didn’t […]

April 2017 Favourites

April 2017 Favourites

It’s that time again – time to share with you my favourite items of the previous month! As I explained when writing my previous favourites post in March, I don’t identify as a beauty blogger or a fashion blogger specifically – so there are no specific […]

National Parks Canada 150 : What You Need to Know

National Parks Canada 150 : What You Need to Know

As I am sure you are aware at this point, unless you live under a rock, this year marks Canada’s 150th anniversary. To celebrate there are several events and festivities being planned across the country, but the one that seems to have blown up my […]

May Goals

May Goals

April just flew by, and May is now upon us! I feel like it was just yesterday that I was writing up my April Goals post to share with all of you! April was a great month! I finished off another term of school, bringing […]