Mom to Mom Sales in Brampton


  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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5 Hidden Gems in Ottawa’s Byward Market


  This spring I was in Ottawa for a conference, this time it was just Baby Roo and I on a girls road trip.  Even though we were not staying in downtown Ottawa I made sure to make a trip, well 2 actually, to the Byward Market.  A lovely area of downtown Ottawa that offers amazing shops, restaurants and atmosphere.  Walking distance from Parliament Hill spend an afternoon

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The Diaper Bag You Want Even After You Are Done With Diapers – Oemi Baby Bag


A guest post by Kimberlee from Araya Adventures When I was pregnant with my first child I spent hours in baby stores looking for the perfect diaper bag. I wanted something stylish that didn’t scream diaper bag from across the room yet sturdy enough to handle the inevitable spills and abuse. I went through 3 bags the first year and lamented my decisions every time, not enough

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Mastermind Toys Warehouse Sale – All the details you need to know!


  The Mastermind Toys Warehouse Sale is baaaaack!  This annual toy blowout is a not to be missed event.  With savings of 40-60% off you can be sure to find some great deals on the biggest brands that Mastermind carries.  I have been to the Mastermind Toys Warehouse Sale in 2013 and 2014 and have always been impressed with the selection, organization and size of the

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Fun Mother’s Day Activity In The GTA – Canada’s National Mom Show


I cannot believe Mother's Day is almost here. The Canada's Mom Show will be springing into town on Mother's Day! With lots of FREE parking at the International Centre (Hall 6) there will be lots of food demonstrations, entertainment, a fashion show and more.  That is not all. There is also a kids zone with fun-filled activities for kids. Perfect to keep them happy while you get

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Spring Shopping at the Craftadian Show


  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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Everything you Need to Know For The Target Canada Liquidation Sale


Today marks the beginning of the end - the start of the Target Canada Liquidation Sale.  I am so sad to see this day here already, I never in my wildest dreams imagined less then 2 years after attending the Target Canada opening in Toronto that I would be shopping their store closing sales.  However they ARE closing and here is what you need to know about the Target Canada

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Tradition of The Christmas Dress #seasonstweetings


As a child there are some Christmas traditions that you look forward to all year long.  Maybe it is baking with Grandma, or the daily excitement of discovering what is inside your advent calendar.  One of my favorite traditions was picking out the outfit I would wear on Christmas... The Christmas Dress.  While I am sure that my Mom had some influence on my choices I remember

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Shopping like a VIP with RBC Avion #AvionVIP


So today I did something a little crazy - I decided to go shopping on Black Friday of all days!  Braving the crowds I took Hubs and Baby Roo on an adventure to Square One.  I knew it would be busy at the mall with all the deals, however I would have an oasis to get away from all the hustle of the mall in the RBC Avion Holiday.  It is much easier to face the holiday crowds with

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Lets Get Pumped For #BlackFridayCA With A Target Canada Twitter Party On Nov 25!


Here in Canada we have already celebrated Thanksgiving filled with Turkey, Stuffing and Pumpkin Pie.  However our friends to the south will celebrating this week on Thursday, and we all know what comes after American Thanksgiving... Black Friday!!!  Only now you don't have to head south of the boarder to score excellent savings on Black Friday as Canadian retailers are bringing

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5 Great Gift Ideas for Nursing Moms #LMKUnderMyTree


As a 3 time breastfeeding mom I know how much time and effort moms put in to nursing their little ones and making sure that they get the best possible nutrition.  Christmas time is the perfect time to give nursing moms a little pampering of their own and to celebrate their accomplishment.  Here are some great gift ideas for nursing moms:   1 - Nursing Pyjamas -

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Why You Should Get Up Early on Sunday Morning #TOMSforTarget


It takes a LOT to get me out of bed early on a weekend.  I LOVE my sleep, I even been given pyjamas that say "I Love Bed" because everyone knows I love to sleep in.  With 3 kids the opportunity to sleep does not come as often, so for me to set an alarm on a weekend it is a BIG deal.  Well that is exactly what I am doing this Sunday so I can be at Target Canada for the launch of

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