When Adventure Calls—Answer with Nature’s Path Qi’a Smartfoods Bars (with CAN & US only $100 ARV Giveaway ends Aug. 27)

Nature's Path Qi'a Superfoods Bars

I like to think of myself as an adventurous, exploring type person. That doesn't mean that I spend my evenings and weekends on one of the many awesome Vancouver-area hiking trails, out paddling in the surrounding water, or rock climbing. I'm an adventurer who loves being out in nature (on some of the less-challenging trails (though, I have been known to go on backcountry camping trips), camping, having a picnic, or going for a walk outside), but also loves more urban adventures. Whatever type of … [Read more...]

Philips Avance Collection Multicooker Review (w/ Canada Only Giveaway $250 ARV)

Avance Collection Multicooker by Philips

As a self-proclaimed foodie, it should come as no surprise that I have a fair amount of kitchen appliances in my home. Generally, the kitchen appliances perform a singular function, and mostly sit in my cupboards collecting dust. The single most used small appliance in my home is the new Philips Avance Collection Multicooker. When I first heard of its existence, I admit that I was excited to have a fancy new appliance to steam rice in. But, whoa—stop the presses! The Multicooker does SO much … [Read more...]

Menchie’s #MenchiesMyWay Summer VIP Contest

Oreo Frozen Yogurt

When it starts getting hot out, it's all "summer, summer, summertime" in my head. Yeah, like from the DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince song. Other than daydreaming of being up in Tuktoyaktuk, Northwest Territories, I constantly have cold treats on my mind—all summer long. Lucky for me, as a Menchie's Ambassador, I'll be enjoying cold treats at Menchie's locations this summer! Yippee! There's a location (with an awesome view of the Burrard Inlet and Lower Lonsdale) nearby where I live, in … [Read more...]

Introducing Art in Motion Collection from Redbubble + Win $100 Gift Card US/CAN

Art in Motion

Wearable art. Art you can wear. Whichever way you look at it, the new line of products from Redbubble is really catching my attention! I already have Redbubble products all over my home (it's possible that I'm a super-fan), but now I can show-off my Redbubble love affair wherever I go! The Art in Motion Collection debuts with six new products – skirts, scarves, leggings, studio pouches, drawstring bags, and panel tops. Want to own a piece of wearable art from Redbubble? I've partnered … [Read more...]

Berry Crumble Ice Box Cake Recipe + Giveaway (US/Canada)

Nature's Path

I could have cereal for breakfast every morning and not feel bored. There are so many varieties of Nature's Path cereal to keep me interested. Not only are there plenty of options to eat cereal and granola straight out of the box, but Nature's Path provides tons of recipes on their website. Cake with corn flakes? Yes, it's possible—and it looks delicious! … [Read more...]

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...]