[Giveaway] A Friendly Reminder for Your New Year’s Resolutions

Enter to win a $50 Church & Dwight prize pack. ~Shannon's View from Here

The New Year’s countdown might feel like it was ages ago, but that’s no excuse to step away from your goals and give up on your mission to bigger and better things! Continue to make this the year you overcome challenges, achieve the unexpected and build new relationships or even rehash old ones. Keep the spirit of new beginnings to improve your day-to-day habits. To help … [Read more...]

[Review] Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy #DisneyOnIceInsider #Ottawa

Disney On Ice ~ Mater was one of our favorites.

Disney On Ice is a guarantee to entertain and delight! Disney On Ice latest show, Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy, now in Ottawa, was a hit with myself, my daughter and her two friends. The non-stop action had the girls sitting on the edge of their seat. The highlight for us was definitely the characters from Cars. It is the first time that we see the residents of Radiator … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Cake AKA Dad’s Favorite Cake


Comfort food. As soon as you hear comfort food the images start dancing around your head. For most people comfort food could mean a warm, carb filled hearty meal. Mac & Cheese, pot pies and pizza are some of the more popular foods that provide that nostalgic sentiment. One of my comfort foods is a little out of the norm. I remember coming in to the house on cold winter … [Read more...]

[Giveaway] Zax’s Original Creams


I was sent two of Zax`s Original Creams to try out. I was excited as the creams combine a holistic approach that blends the best of traditional medicine with time-honoured natural remedies. Healthcare Inc was started in 2006 when Alyssa Rolnick teamed up with her pharmacist husband to create a cream to help the bruises their son received in hockey. Being a hockey mom, I can see … [Read more...]

[Giveaway] McFarland Screening Tickets

Enter to win advance tickets to see McFarland.

  This giveaway has ended and winners have been notified via email. Thank you. Based on the 1987 true story, “McFarland” follows novice runners from McFarland, an economically challenged town in California’s farm-rich Central Valley, as they give their all to build a cross-country team under the direction of Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner), a newcomer to their … [Read more...]