Great Stocking Ideas for His & Her   Even more than presents, I love opening my stocking each Christmas. Equally, I love filling stockings with a good mix of fun, apparel, beauty and treats! Below you will find some of my favourite stocking stuffer ideas for men and women.

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The struggle can be so real this time of year! Balancing Christmas fun with kid’s toys and gifts that will be enjoyed past January 1st. To help you with buying for the special little ones of your list, here are my top picks for gifts worth giving! These recommendations are inspired by the KonMari approach of buying with intention and mindfulness toward Sparking Joy!

TOP PICKS FOR SUMMER 2017   1. Tiny Twirl Skirt: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheTwirlShop 2. OshKosh Rashguard Swimsuits: http://www.oshkosh.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-Carters-Site/default/Search-Show?q=rash+guard&prefn1=brand&prefv1=oshkosh 3. Kamik RainPlayLo Boots: https://www.kamik.com/b2c_ca_en/toddlers/toddlers-shoes/toddlers-rain-boots-s17/rainplaylo.html#color=blu 4. Crocs: http://www.crocs.com 5. Kamik Rainboots: https://www.kamik.com/b2c_ca_en/toddlers/toddlers-shoes/toddlers-rain-boots-s17/stomp-62866-3.html#color=bka 6. Skechers: -Twinkle Toes: https://www.skechers.com/en-ca/girls/all?brand=/twinkle-toes -S Lights: https://www.skechers.com/en-ca/style/90293/s-lights-flashpod-scoria/bklm   1. Hasbro Perfection Game: http://amzn.to/2rA6H2o 2. Summer Scrapbook (Idea): http://amzn.to/2sHG2jX 3. Beaver Books Exercise Books: http://amzn.to/2tbvyH0 4. Body Doodlers: http://amzn.to/2rF2aa6 5. Catch and Learn Game: http://amzn.to/2tb3hAj     1. TeaMoy Wetbag: http://amzn.to/2rAaMnl 2. Brita Filter Kids Waterbottle: http://amzn.to/2rAg7eq 3. Reusable Snack Bags: http://amzn.to/2rF2W70 4. TotLogic Natural Sunscreen: http://amzn.to/2roKEHY 5. Croc Bloc Insect Repellent Towelette: https://www.staples.ca/en/Croc-Bloc-6-Hourr-Insect-Repellent-Towelettes/product_1942089_1-CA_1_20001 6. Peapod Mat: http://www.peapodmats.com 7…. Read more »

hello fresh promo code

When the generous people at Hello Fresh Canada offered to send me a Family Box to enjoy, I jumped at the chance. I have been interested in meal services, such as this one, for awhile but because I live in a somewhat remote area, I didn’t think we would have the chance. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that Hello Fresh ships out to the Maritime provinces. My first impression of the actual delivery was a good one; our box arrived… Read more »

monthly favorites

PRODUCTS (click on titles for Amazon links*) 1. Rimmel 9 in 1 Hydrating BB Cream (shade light) 2. Essence Eyeshadow Primer 3. Almay Smart Shade Lip Butter Pink Light/Medium 4. Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Body Butter 5. Upper Canada Soap Salon Dry Hair Towel *similar product 6. J.R Watkins Vapor Rub 7. Danskin Lifewear Cami 8. Calin’s Starry Starlite Hoops (use promo: GIMMETEN for 10% off) 9. Orb Factory Morph   a Rafflecopter giveaway *Please note that I do receive a small commission based… Read more »

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Not to be too dramatic, but I have counted down the days in my planner to the circled January 5th release date of Marie’s Kondo, “spark joy”, for well over the last month. I had questions that only Ms. Kondo could answer and I hoped this companion book would finally shed some light on what I felt was vague or completely omitted in her first book, “The life changing magic of tidying up”. And friends, Marie Kondo, delivered. Before I… Read more »

Etsy, Made in the Maritimes, Mompreneur

Hello! Here I am finally linking my blog with my YouTube channel (took me long enough – ha!). However, it’s like the universe knew I wasn’t ready to launch just then, because of all the posts that could be my first, I’m most proud of this one. I have always been drawn to things considered unique and crafty – I like things that stand out among the common, but which equally prove functional and are made of quality. I’m also… Read more »