Start your Christmas shopping at the Made By Hand Show {Giveaway}

Made By Hand Show

It is no secret that I love shopping at the Made By Hand Show.  I have attended the fall shows for the last 2 years and purchased many unique Christmas and birthday presents along with so many delicious treats!  I really enjoy meeting all of the artisans and seeing what they have created.  Plus I get to support people in my community too.  Finding wonderful handmade gifts

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Made in Canada Gift Ideas #TGCBB {Giveaway}

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As I mentioned in my Fun Canada Facts post I am taking part in The Great Canadian Blog Bash - a fun event that celebrates all things Canada.  And I can think of no better way to help celebrate and support out country then spot light some of my favorite Canadian small business that offer us unique and one of a kind products that I love and I am sure you will too.  All of these

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The Count Down to Canada Day – Fun Canada Facts #TGCBB

Fun Canada Facts

Canada day is fast approaching and once again I am talking part in The Great Canadian Blog Bash.  A celebration of all types of Canadian Blogs.  This will be my third year participating, you can find my pasts posts here from year 1 and year 2.  This time around I thought I would share some Fun Canada Facts with you.  Perfect for sharing at your Canada Day BBQ to show off your

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The Made by Hand Show is this weekend!

Made By Hand Show

One of my favorite events is taking place this weekend - The Made By Hand Show!!! I LOVED this sale last year.  It was a wonderful way to meet Canadian small businesses that offered everything from Bath & Body Products to Toys & Baby items to Food (ohhh I am already drooling thinking about the Fudge!).  You can check out a complete list of the Fall 2012 vendors

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Lets Celebrate Canada Day! #TGCBB

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This post is part of The Great Canadian Blog Bash - so be sure to check out some other wonderful Canadian Blogs!Well Canada Day is right around the corner, hard to believe we will be into July in just 1 week! One thing that Canada Day always reminds me of is how much amazing talent we have right in out own backyard.  And I am not just talking about musicians or actors (although

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Under my Christmas Tree – From the Blue House with Love

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I am a huge fan of handmade soaps – the quality, the scents – I love shopping for soap.  My all time favorite handmade soaps come from From the Blue House with Love (you may remember me talking about them here)Gingerbread Man SoapFrom the Blue House with Love offers a wonderful range of handmade soaps from Lavender & Thyme to Oatmeal & Honey Scrub, there is sure to be a soap to

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2012 Leather Day Planner – Made With Love #CanWin

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Welcome to the Made With Love Giveaway Event!With less than 2 months to Christmas everyone is starting to get prepared – making lists, planning events and of course… SHOPPING!Although I try to do this throughout the year – for this Christmas I will be making an extra effort to shop locally and by gifts that are made in North America.  It is critically important that we support

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Locals Laounge – Made By Hand Show – Time to start Christmas shopping

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With less then 2 months before Christmas, have you started your shopping???This year I one of my goals is to shop local and support my community with my shopping choices.  I was so excited to hear that the Made By Hand Show is coming to the GTA.  A craft show with over 100 vendors - Jewelery, Photography, Knitting, Crafts, and Clothing!  You will be sure that you will find

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I am Canadian – So I BUY Canadian!!!

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This post is part of The Great Canadian Blog Bash - so be sure to check out some other wonderful Canadian Blogs About a year ago hubby and I decided to take on a little challenge - It was a Saturday and we were bored - "Lets see what we have in our house that was actually MADE IN CANADA"  First person to find 5 items won bragging rights - so we started our hunt, and hunt we

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