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Mommy Monday- A Pair of Rough and Tumble Kamik Boots For My Rough And Tumble Boy
A pair of rough and tumble boots for a rough and tumble boy- Kamik

I love when traditions I had as a child are adopted by my own kiddos. When I was in my early teens, my Dad bought my mom, sister and me, each a pair of Kamik boots for Christmas. It happened … Continue reading

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How I’m Going To Help My Kids Get Healthier in 2015
How I'm Going To Help My Kids Get Healthier in 2015

  This morning a girlfriend phoned me and the two of us had a nice long chat about our health. Both of us have been trying to make a commitment to ourselves to put our health first. We both want … Continue reading

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Favorite Things Friday- Younique Moodstruck Fiber Lashes! #WIN a Set of Your Own!
Favorite Things Friday Younique Moodstruck Fiber Lashes this year's must have beauty product

I LOVE makeup. I’ve often thought that it would be fun to be a beauty blogger and get to review the latest and greatest in beauty products. My new series, Favorite Things Fridays, is giving me the opportunity to pretend … Continue reading

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No One Throws a Twitter Party Like A Party Planner! #WhishParty June 17th, 7pm PST
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Our summers are full of parties. Turtle’s birthday is in June. My birthday, my sister’s birthday and my sister in law’s birthday is in July and The Hubs and Bean’s birthdays are in August. Throw Canada Day and The Fourth … Continue reading

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Oh Canada! 5 Canadian Themed Etsy Items to Celebrate Canada Day
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I grew up in Bellingham, Washington. Every year I looked forward to the 4th of July. Red, white and blue, fireworks, BBQ, potato salad, watermelon and friends getting together to celebrate our country’s freedom.  When I was 19 years old … Continue reading

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Mommy Monday- The Joy of Parenting and Vancouver Mom Top 30 Blogger Awards
Vancouver Mom Top 30 Blogger Awards 2014 Nominees

Sometimes I look at my children and it takes my breath away. I can’t believe that I made them, that they came from me, that I have helped mold them into the little humans that they are today. I don’t … Continue reading

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Mommy Monday- Chapters Robson Canadian American Girl Launch
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Being a writer has opened so many new and fabulous doors for me. I get to meet fabulous people, I often get to test really incredible products and I get to take part in the most amazing experiences… and sometimes … Continue reading

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Mommy Monday- Girl’s Night at Disney Live Rockin’ Road Show
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Bean LOVES Disney. Her current obsession is Frozen (what little girl isn’t obsessed with Frozen right now?) She has yet to find a Disney movie that she doesn’t like. Lion King, Finding Nemo, The Little Mermaid, Lilo and Stitch… she … Continue reading

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Barbie Pearl Princess VIP Screening and a Barbie Doll Giveaway
Sew Creative Barbie Pearl Princess VIP Screening & a

I have fond memories of playing Barbies with Sisser when we were little girls. For some reason my parents wouldn’t let us have a Ken doll so we had to improvise who Barbie’s love interest would be. Sisser had a … Continue reading

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Lesley Stowe’s Caramelized Onion Blue Cheese Dip Recipe and a Giveaway
Lesley Stowe's Caramelized Onion Blue Cheese Dip Recipe and a Giveaway

The 2014 Olympics is quickly coming to a close (Go Canada Go!) as is our giveaway from Lesley Stowe. Our contest for this lovely Lesley Stowe Foodie Prize Pack ends tonight at midnight (EST). You can enter at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Lesley Stowe’s Taylor’s Take Off Olive and Fig Tapenade Recipe and a Giveaway
Lesley Stowe's Taylor’s Take Off Olive and Fig Tapenade Recipe and a Giveaway on Sew Creative

I’m a big fan of salty mixed with sweet. My natural preference is salty, but throw sweet in there and you have me every time. I love a good hard salty cheese served beside a cluster of grapes or feta … Continue reading

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Lesley Stowe’s Canadian Women Ski Jumpers Winter Kale Salad Recipe and a Giveaway
Lesley Stowe's Canadian Women Ski Jumpers Winter Kale Salad Recipe and a Giveaway on Sew Creative

Today is the opening ceremonies at the 2014 Olymics in Sochi! Will you be watching? I’m especially excited about the 2014 Winter Olympics after having witnessed the festivities of the 2010 Olympics in my hometown of Vancouver. I will never … Continue reading

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