Conversations overheard- Drunk mom talking about her Daughter

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We had date night last week, first in a long time. We went to a local bar and grill with patio. It was really nice. There was a mixed crowd, families, couples, some drinking, some eating. Hubs and I were talking and enjoying the night as the weather was still warm. The sunset was gorgeous andContinue Reading …

Things to do & see in Niagara Falls New York #TasteNiagara

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Earlier this month Amy had the chance to explore Niagara Falls New York. You can see her first post here Next up on our day of intrepid exploring of the Niagara region was a trip to the 2014 Sweet Chalk Festival @sweetlockport in Lockport, New York. A gem of a spot, I knew the name,Continue Reading …

Crock Pot Apple Butter

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Fall is sneaking up on us. Before you know it we will all have so many apples we will be lost. What do you do with all your apples? I always end up running out of recipes to make with all the apples we have. This one is great for so many reasons! You canContinue Reading …

Hosting a BOOMco blaster tournament #BOOMcoBLAST

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What do you do when the summer is not as hot as it normally would be? Host a BOOMco Blaster tournament of course!  Mattel has a new line of cutting-edge blaster technology, BOOMco. They have blasters, darts and targets as well as cool safety glasses, sweatbands and tats! Surely your kids will be able to keep busyContinue Reading …

Children in crisis in South Sudan

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When South Sudan gained independence in July 2011 it gave the people of the country what they had voted for in the referendum earlier that year. But the new country was fragile having been at the centre of unrest for many years; this was to cause major problems. In December 2013 internal conflict broke out during whichContinue Reading …

The Grilled Breakfast of Champions

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Some people may think that cereal is not a hearty breakfast. But what are you going to use as an alternative? Toast? Oatmeal? No way! Set your inner carnivore free, grab some gear from www.zieglerandbrown.com.au and unleash your inner grill chef! But what constitutes this Holy Grail, this grilled meal of perfection? Well, that’s where we comeContinue Reading …

Shell’s Formula for Driving Excitement Contest with Giveaway

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My husband and daughter like the music loud and windows down. Me on the other hand, I like the AC on and to have it quiet, most days. Even though if I am a passenger and the trip is long, I usually fall asleep. My teens however, they like to bring their headphones and listenContinue Reading …

Take a Load off with OxiClean plus Coupon

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Back to school is hard enough to adjust to without the added worries of laundry! Check out the tips below and make sure you grab the money saving coupon for $1.50.  My kids are hard on their new school clothes, lunch time spills, sports and rips are almost guaranteed. So I do what I canContinue Reading …

Canada Friendly Giveaway Linky

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Summer is quickly coming to an end. Just as Mother Nature decided to give us some nicer weather. Hopefully you all had a great summer and were able to spend some quality time with those you love.  Now to get to business Every Monday along with our cohost Did You Know Canada we bring youContinue Reading …

Bingemans BIG Splash water park #ExploreWR #KWAwesome

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Located in south western Ontario, Waterloo region to be exact, is one of the funnest places we have been in ages. Bingemans Big Splash water park is home to water slides for all ages.  Their spray and play park, and wave pool are great for all ages. The waves get big so supervision and maybe aContinue Reading …