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Peppermint patties Peppermint patties are one of my favourite treats. While I like the ones from the store, they can not even be compared to the homemade ones I make with my mom! Hope you enjoy! *Hint: They're super yummy when frozen, then broke up and used as an ice cream sundae topping!* Single batch makes about 1 1/2 - 2 dozen depending on how big you make the coins Ingredients: 5 1/4 c. icing sugar 1/4 lb butter 1/2 can Eagle Brand milk 2 tbsp peppermint flavouring 1/2 - 1 lb of milk chocolate coins Read more [...]

Must love giveaways! Don't miss out Welcome to our weekly Monday Giveaway link up for Canadian contests! Come add any currently running contest that is open to Canada! Please include the prize, end date and who is eligible (MUST BE Canadian friendly but can also include Can/US or WW). Any US only contest will be removed. **Note that this is for clean links to contests only. Any referral link will be removed** Now that we got the details out of the way, come link up and enter all the great ones listed already. Check back often, Read more [...]

Critter in the house I'm really starting to wonder if we have a critter in our house. One that goes into all of the cupboards, the fridge and anywhere else that there is food being stored and gets into it...and leaves just.....crumbs! Seriously, THIS is what my husband leaves behind for 'later' ...what's the point? It's so frustrating to go to the cupboard with a hankering for a few chips to crunch on and oops, there's really none in the bag. Oh well,  maybe I'll just grab a glass of milk...wait..nope. Not Read more [...]

free skate sharpening HURRY! Websaver has a Free Product Coupon for mail out available. While supplies last *Note: must have a 4 coupon minimum order to be able to process your order Get coupon HERE Read more [...]

SmileBrilliant teeth whitening kit SmileBrilliant kit is something you're not going to want to miss out on if you love having a bright, white smile! We're so happy to be able to team up and bring you this fantastic prize! Stay tuned in the near future - I'm going to be reviewing this product for you. You're not going to want to miss the results! Sponsor: SmileBrilliant Host: Mom Powered Media SmileBrilliant! is a national dental lab designed to help their customers receive professional strength teeth whitening without ever visiting Read more [...]

stop domestic violence Christmas time is a time when many of us are spending quality time with our family and friends and loved ones and it's at this time that we should keep in mind other's that aren't as fortunate as us. There are a lot people and families that are or have fallen on hard times and the holidays are such a hard time when this is the situation. If you are looking to make a contribution or donation this year I would love if you would keep Halton Women's place in mind.   Halton Women's Place Read more [...]

Elf on the shelf week 3 December is flying by and I hope that you all are ready for whatever celebrations you have coming up. I can't believe it's been three weeks since Twinkle's first visit to our house this year. I must admit, I'm going to be sad to see her leave to go back to the North Pole in just five short days. I look forward to her each year as much as my son does. Don't forget, if your family has an elf friend you can submit pictures of your elf to us and we will put it up on the page we have dedicated to readers Read more [...]

Aviator sunglasses Sunglasses are an item that is purchased in our home ALLLL the time as we spend our summer's up north and typically go on one trip per year. And in our home the aviator style of sunglasses seem to be the favourite for everyone. So, when Mass Vision Inc. offered a pair of free sunglasses for me to review I chose the aviator sunglasses and just as I figured it was a fight to see who got the sunglasses. Mass Vision Inc is an online retailer of wholesale sunglasses at discount prices and Read more [...]

Chewy Nut bars finished product Get ready to drool with my Chewy Nut Bars! Ingredients: 2 c. margarine 2 c. firmly packed brown sugar 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs 1 1/2 c. unsifted all purpose flour 2 tbsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1 c. chocolate chips 1 c. chopped nuts (I used walnuts) Directions: In large saucepan melt margarine. Remove from heat once melted, then add brown sugar & vanilla. Stir until well blended Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each one In separate bowl mix together flour, baking Read more [...]

Beware of scams

Everyone be aware of face cream samples that are showing up in the mail – specifically in the Waterloo, Ontario area.

See video clip from CTV Kitchener news site with more information HERE

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