Best Mother's Day Gifts - Red Roses

The Best Mother’s Day Gifts She’ll Love

There are new moms, moms of growing kids and teenagers, and empty nest moms. There are also moms who are grandmas. They all have different needs and they all have different wants. Sometimes it’s not easy to find the right Mother’s Day gifts. And so, I’m sharing my Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2017. Some people dread Mother’s Day. I don’t. ...

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Melitta Pour Over Coffee Brewer

Top 5 Reasons Why I Love The Melitta Pour Over Coffee Brewer

Fellow coffee addicts –  do you often wish you could make a coffee that tastes like something served in a high-end restaurant? I have found a way to make it with the Melitta Pour Over Coffee Brewer. Coffee is something I have to have daily. I even love the scent of freshly ground coffee. I’ve never made coffee this way, ...

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Peter and Pat's Pierogies

Peter and Pat’s Pierogies Are Now In Canada

It’s hard to find pierogies that come close to grandma’s pierogi recipe. Those doughy pillows of deliciousness are a staple in Polish and Ukrainian cuisine – and for us an occasional treat. So I was pleased to find a new brand that’s almost like hers – Peter and Pat’s Pierogies are now available at Costco in Canada ($9.99 / 1.36 ...

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New Year's Resolutions Progress Report - Treadmill Working out

New Year’s Resolutions Progress Report

It’s time to do my New Year’s Resolutions progress report. At the beginning of 2017, I made a promise to myself to stick to a few realistic New Year’s Resolutions for at least 21 days to build a good habit. Well, that didn’t work out too well. However, there is hope yet! Delayed First Date With the Treadmill My first ...

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Realistic New Years Resolutions

For the past few years I’ve shied away from making resolutions for the New Year. If I made them, I would break them… within two weeks. I admit, I have very little willpower when faced with tough resolutions like getting fit, cutting out junk food completely and so on. However, this coming year, with a focus on making myself a ...

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Visiting Erindale Park in winter

The Trails at Erindale Park in Winter

Toronto has High Park, New York City has Central Park and Mississauga can lay claim to having Erindale Park. Visiting the trails at Erindale Park in winter or summer periods is a favourite past-time of many in the city who enjoy walking or cycling along trails but don’t want to travel too far to enjoy these activities. As the largest ...

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