Monthly Archives: November 2014


WIN $99 in Coupons and BOGOs Giveaway, CAN, 12/10

It’s that time of year again. The cupboards are almost bare, meals are eaten out of the convenient boxes in which they came and my shopping bills are down to $25 a week for milk, eggs and fresh vegetables. No,… «more»

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WIN at the Weekly #Giveaway Linky, WW, 12/4

Last week at this time, it was -10 and we were outside making snowmen. Today it was 20 degrees and we’re making mud puddles. What a difference 30 degrees makes. However, I am not fooled by the pleasant weather. I… «more»

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Beginners Guide to Cooking a Turkey Dinner #Thanksgiving

Remember the first time that you cooked a turkey. The frustration at forgetting to turn on the oven, finding out that after five days of defrosting in the fridge the turkey was still partially frozen. Or, my personal favourite, losing… «more»

Adoption Does Not Define Me #AdoptionAwareness

Adoption Does Not Define Me #AdoptionAwareness

Adoption means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. November is Adoption Awareness Month and social media is a buzz with stories of hope, sadness, joy, loss, and everything in between. Some are written by Adoptees… «more»

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WIN at the Weekly Giveaway Linky, WW, 11/25

The Christmas Season is almost upon us and with only three weeks until we leave for Mexico for the winter, we’re as busy as elves around here. Getting the van ready, finding a rooftop box (which proves difficult every year),… «more»