We ALL need a day off sometimes!

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  When you have a career there is 1 job where you have ALL the titles including: CEO Accountant HR manager Marketing coordinator Buyer Analyst Administrative assistant And many more.  So what job am I talking about?  This time I am not talking about being a mom, rather a small business owner.  When you run a small business you are "the man" (or

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Spring Shopping at the Craftadian Show

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  I have talked on the blog before about one of my favourite craft shows the Made By Hand Show.  Well this year the show is back and better then ever with a new name... Craftadian! The Craftadian show will be springing into town this weekend!  With lots of FREE parking at the International Centre (Hall 6) there will be lots of shopping, and tasty sampling from over 150

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10 Tips for Attending the Toronto BabyTime Show

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  Whoa, the count down is on!  Less then 2 weeks until the Toronto BabyTime Show is back in town.  From April 24-26, 2015 you can visit Toronto's largest baby show at the International Centre in Mississauga (don't forget it is FREE parking!).  With hundreds of exhibitors the BabyTime Show really is your one stop shop for everything pregnancy to preschool.  Here are 10

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Mom to Mom Sales in Toronto

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  Everyone says children grow up so fast, but I think it is not until you are switching their entire wardrobe around for the 3rd time in 6 months that you realize how fast.  Clothes that are practically brand new or never even worn don't fit anymore and you are scrambling to find outfits the next size up without breaking the bank.  Well that is where mom to mom sales come

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Mom to Mom Sales in Brampton

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  With back to school underway it is time to start focusing changing over from summer clothing to fall and winter clothing.  Save money by shopping at Mom to Mom Sales  - I have had great luck picking up snow suits for $10, new shoes for under $5 and lots of other like new clothing for $1-2 a piece at my local mom to mom sales. Who knows, maybe this time I might be able

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Get your Green Living Show FREE Tickets For This Weekend!

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  This is going to be a busy weekend in Toronto, there are lots of fun events are kicking into high gear and I can't wait to attend a bunch of them.  This weekend the Green Living Show is coming to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre March 27-29.  I attended my first Green Living Show last year and loved meeting the vendors, exploring new products, and oh the FOOD! 

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Get Your Baby Gear Fix With The Baby Show in Toronto and Ottawa

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  Spring is almost here and that means The Baby Show is back in town in both Toronto and Ottawa!  They have planned 2 information packed shows including top quality vendors, seminars, and fun activities for kids.  Even as a 3 time mom I love attending these events to learn more about new products or try out a product before I buy it.  The informative seminars and

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What Would You Do If You Were Dared To Give? #dareyou

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Canada is a pretty amazing country - we can be caring, compassionate and giving.  In 2010 almost 50% of Canadians volunteered for a charity or non-profit organization.  That works out to over 2 billion hours of volunteer activities!  Now why would so many Canadians give their time, talent and money to volunteer?  Most of the time, because they were asked by a family member,

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Come Out Come Out Wherever You Are! #WhereAreYoursHiding

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Come out come out wherever you are... come on out old electronics it is time to find a new home.  They seem to hide in every corning of the house tucked away on dusty shelves or in cupboard drawers.  Sometimes we keep them because they were a gift, or maybe we just plain forgot about them.  But the electronics deserve a better fate then just collecting dust

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Exploring the World of Pink at the BabyTime Show Toronto {Giveaway}

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For 4 years I was a "Boy Mom" and my world was filled with cars, trucks and lots of noise.  When we found out we were expecting baby #3 I just assumed it would be another boy.  Boys were what I knew, boys were what I was used to, boys are what my Husband and I make.  So when Baby Roo arrived on a September Sunday Morning and the midwife said "It's a Girl" I was excited and

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What to do at Canada’s Wonderland when you don’t love Roller Coasters #CWThrills

What to do at Canada’s Wonderland when you don’t love Roller Coasters

When people think of Canada's Wonderland normally the first thing that comes to mind are the high thrill take your breath away roller coasters.  You know the ones like Leviathan - where riders are dropped from a height of 306 ft at an 80 degree angle and reach speeds of up to 148 km/hr.  There are people out there that LOVE that sort of thrill,  Hubs enjoys a good roller

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The Baby Show is coming to Toronto! #BabyShowTO {Giveaway}

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With baby #3 due to arrive any day now (do you hear that baby, anytime now would be great!) I am looking forward to doing a little bit of shopping once our newest family member arrives!  Yes I have most of the gear we need already for a baby, but a mama can never have too many cloth diapers, baby carriers or baby clothes.  Shhh just don't tell my husband!  Well this baby better

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