Keep Memories Close at Hand with a Personalized Cellphone Case (with giveaway)

personalized cellphone case

Sure, memories live in your heart, and they are personal. But, at the same time you can keep them close at hand in a form that gives you visual cues: hey! remember that time. . .? That was awesome. One thing I always have close at hand is my cellphone—can you relate? What better place to put a picture of one of my favourite travel destinations, then on the back of my cellphone? The case I got from The Case Studio has been working well to make me think about the best times in my life throughout … [Read more...]

Disney’s Tomorrowland: Imagine a place where nothing is impossible (With Giveaway)

Tomorrowland

If you love mysteries, adventures, and dreaming about the possibilities your life and the future of the world could hold, this movie is for you. I have a double pass plus a family pass (of 4) to giveaway!About Tomorrowland: From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s riveting, mystery adventure “Tomorrowland,” starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, … [Read more...]

Boho Marks Metallic Temporary Tattoos Giveaway Open Worldwide

Boho Marks Giveaway

Hello spring! I'm so excited that it's spring, because it's a new season, fresh with no mistakes. Really, there is a freshness in the air (from all the rain we've had lately), and I can see the flowers and blossoms popping up. I'm also excited because it's my 5th blogging anniversary! I'm celebrating with a giveaway just for you plus a week-long blogging series for those of you that are bloggers, want to start a blog or blog for your business website. I'd love for you to sign up for that or … [Read more...]

Ready to Go: Portable Travel-Ready Belkin Fusive Speaker (with Giveaway Canada only)

Belkin Fusive Speaker

I'm planning a quest to visit every National Park and National Historic Site in Canada, starting next month. It'll take me upwards of 10 years, given the size of the country and the remote location of some of the sites/parks. I'm saying this because I'll definitely be needing some music with me to listen to in hotel rooms when I travel! The Belkin Fusive Bluetooth Speaker is really light, comes with its own carrying case and puts out great sound. It's a clear winner when it comes to portability … [Read more...]

Spruce up your Bathroom with a Speed Connect Faucet (with Giveaway)

American Standard faucet

It's officially winter now. In my world, winter means more time spent indoors.  To warm up during the cold months ahead, and to relax after a hectic holiday season, I plan on taking many more baths and pampering myself overall. Who wants to stare at an unsightly bathroom faucet that doesn't suit the general mood of the bathroom? Have friends and family staying with you? This is a great idea for enhancing the look of your bathroom or powder room. The Speed Connect line of faucets from American … [Read more...]

The Perfect Cold Weather Travel Companion (Plus Giveaway)

Thermos Tumbler

Warm drinks on cold winter days come courtesy of my Thermos Insulated Travel Tumbler. Sometimes, it's all I can do in the morning to pour some hot coffee in it and take it in the car to work with me. Luckily, this tumbler allows my coffee to stay hot for 5 hours. Another thing I love about this tumbler is the excellent seal on the lid. The open/close switch and the written text make it so I know exactly when my drink is safely sealed away inside. You'll have your chance to win one of these … [Read more...]

DIY Holiday Treats for Gift-Giving #FeelGoodHoliday (with Giveaway)

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I like to enjoy healthy, delicious cereal a few times a week, though not always for breakfast. I'm a big fan of the Love Crunch line, and was happy to see a few flavours of it in the box I received from Nature's Path. I got my brother hooked on it, too! For those of you who are gluten-free, there are several cereals to choose from, so don't feel left out! If you feel creative, you can use Nature's Path cereal in a lot of recipes this holiday season. With a few other ingredients, you can put … [Read more...]

The Great British Columbia ShakeOut Earthquake Preparedness Guide Giveaway

Emergency preparedness guide

Living in an earthquake prone area, and having seen the after-effects of earthquakes in other dense urban areas around the world, I know the importance of being prepared for when the Big One hits. One of my clients, emergency preparedness expert Jackie Kloosterboer, wants to help you feel prepared, not scared. To do so, she's offering a copy of her book My Earthquake Preparedness Guide for giveaway.  … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Make your Home Office more Productive (Plus Giveaway – Canada Only)

Productive Home Office

A well-organized work space allows you to efficiently work on your computer with the greatest of ease (or maybe binge watch shows on Netflix while you scroll through your Facebook feed in the middle of the day. Whatever productive and efficient mean to you. No judgement).  I'm showing you how to have both energy and workspace efficiency with these 3 ways to make your home office more productive: … [Read more...]

Scotch Expressions Tape Giveaway $50 ARV (Canada only)

Scotch Expressions Tape

What is it about summer that makes me want to spend all of my time working on craft and DIY projects? I keep  checking out local thrift stores, online sites and other places to see if there are pieces I can repurpose, up cycle or otherwise fix up. With all the lovely colours and patterns of tape in the Scotch Expressions Tape collection I'll have plenty of options for how to decorate the furniture pieces I find this summer. To change out my décor seasonally, I'll be using Scotch Expressions … [Read more...]