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Fitness Goals – Taking the First Step

Fitness Goals – Taking the First Step

Health and fitness have always been a relatively important aspect of my life. When I was younger was very active in martial arts, which kept me moving and focused on my personal fitness levels. I moved from that focus to being in the Canadian Armed […]

How to Choose a Kennel or Pet Sitter for your Pet

How to Choose a Kennel or Pet Sitter for your Pet

You have booked your flights and hotel, and you’re excited about your next vacation, but what about Fido? There are many vacations that your pup would happily join you, as most pups are up for a good road trip! As long as you are adequately […]

Honeywell Lyric Round: 6 Months Later

Honeywell Lyric Round: 6 Months Later

A little background to kick this one off… in November my husband and I finally settled into our new home. As we shared our moving journey online, we used social media to discuss the pros and cons of the moving process. We talked about the […]

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 […]

6 Tips to Make Your Next Flight More Enjoyable

6 Tips to Make Your Next Flight More Enjoyable

I LOVE travel, and its something that my husband and I try to make a priority in our lives. Part of this involves, of course, the actual ‘travel to your destination’ part of the journey. Sure, there are many great road trips to be had […]

How to Survive Shedding Season!

How to Survive Shedding Season!

Nearly every pet owner understands the frustration that is shedding season – that magical time of the year when you could make a whole second dog out of just the fur that you brushed out today, knowing that you will somehow get just as much […]

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 […]

May 2017 Favourites!

May 2017 Favourites!

It’s time for one of my favourite posts to share with all of you – my favourite items from the previous month! I have explained before, but in case you just stumbled across my blog… I don’t identify as a ‘fashion blogger’ or a ‘beauty […]