Raincoast Books – Ferment for Good!

The more I read, the more I learn, the more I find out that the traditional way of cooking, which included plenty of fermented foods, is the better way for our bodies! And so, I’ve been trying to include more fermented foods in our diet. Now, it’s been easy for me. I’ve always enjoyed sauerkraut […]

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Raincoast Books – The Pie Project!

I have a confession to make. I have never made a pie. Not in all my years! The only pies my Mom made pumpkin pies. My poor Dad only got his pie fix once a year! Haha! Needless to say, since pies weren’t a frequent item around home, it’s never been something that I’ve aspired […]

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Conair Titanium 390 Haircutting & Grooming Kit!

Shortly after I got married, I learned how to cut my husband’s hair. I grew up with my Dad cutting my brothers’ hair and my husband grew up with his Mom cutting his Dad’s hair, so home haircuts really were the norm for us! And given that haircuts can be a pricey event, it seemed […]

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Raincoast Books – Wallace and Grace!

And here we have it, the last of the books Aidan got to review! He thoroughly enjoyed reading this great variety of books and didn’t even seem to mind Mom quizzing him on the books! Book reviews start early in this house! Ha! This time around we have a brand new series called Wallace and […]

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Raincoast Books – Vinegar Socks!

I’ve always been intrigued with essential oils and herbs and the ancient remedies. You know, all those things that we’ve been losing knowledge of for the last 80 years or so and now we’re trying to gain it all back! Tis a pity, really! I’m a pretty firm believer that we need to use a […]

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ALLORGANIC® Cleaning Products! ~Giveaway!

Once upon a time I used to use the regular cleaners that line store shelves. You know, those ones that may work well but smell really strongly and the ones that you need to lock up so your kids don’t touch them. But then I started being more conscious of what was in my house […]

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Raincoast Books – Fish Girl!

I’ve told you about two other books that Raincoast sent my way for my avid reader son to review! They were “Lint Boy” and “Overboard”. My son really enjoyed both of them – and they were two totally different books! I love the variety that is available these days! Today I’m back to tell you […]

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More Time Moms – Back to School Giveaway!

As much as I love finding new companies to tell you about, there’s nothing that makes me happier than doing a repeat review for a company I’ve fallen in love with! It’s great to be able to tell everything that I *still* am enjoying the products and that they will *still* be in my house […]

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Live Clean Back to School Kid’s Products! ~Giveaway!

Yes folks, as much as we might want to deny the fact, school season is almost upon us! My back to school shopping is done. My kids are excited about their already-packed backpacks. And a tiny part of me is excited that they’re headed back to school – partly so we can get back into […]

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My Magic Mud! ~Giveaway!

About a year ago, a toothpaste company came across my radar. I was intrigued. However, at that time they were working hard on the necessary paperwork to bring their product to Canada. We decided that we would wait until the product was on Canadian shelves before telling you about it! I’m delighted to say that […]

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