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It’s An Urban Barn Twitter Party!

More than any other time of the year, spring makes me want to decorate all the things! Yes, the fall and holidays certainly get us into the decorating spirit, but after a long bitterly cold winter, spring is full of renewal and promise and it's … [Read More...]


Do You Know a Cold Weather Hero?

Living on the Canadian prairies, I'll share something with my readers out east, particularly Ontario. We snicker when you get dumped with snow. And we make jokes about you on radio and TV when it dips to anything below -20 and your community is in … [Read More...]

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How Do You Add a Little Joy to Breakfast?

How are your mornings, mom? I don't mean after the kids are out the door, that first delicious cup of coffee while listening to the radio and turning on your computer for the first time that day. I mean, the hour before that when the house is a … [Read More...]

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Giddy Up!

Growing up on the Canadian prairies, it’s safe to say that here in Saskatchewan we’re a little bit (OK a lot!) country! Farming is a main industry and if you didn’t grow up on a farm yourself, you had cousins that did and were exposed to – and … [Read More...]

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“Do you know where the extra batteries are?”

Our frosty winter has certainly instilled in me the drive to ensure that my errands are efficient and infrequent (who wants to be out at thirty below more than they have to?!) While wishing for the snow to melt, I'm thinking ahead to our first spring … [Read More...]

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Are You Flying This Spring Break? Follow These Security Screening Tips

If you’re like the thousands of Canadians who will take to the air for a vacation this spring break, the Canadian Air Transport Security (CATSA) has advice that will help you go through security in no time. Family Friendly Tips Good news! When … [Read More...]


Do Laundry From Your Smartphone? Yes, yes really!

If you've shopped for new appliances lately you may have (OK for sure) noticed that with technology comes...well, overload. With so many options not only does getting a new appliance mean there's a learning curve, it also means that once you've got … [Read More...]


Perception and Relationships

Once again, Betty Ann Heggie has given me so much food for thought, I may have to put myself on a diet! Here's why. This month, her blog post started with Betty Ann sharing her experience on the reality TV series "Who Lives Here?"  If you've seen … [Read More...]

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Who Will Clean Up This Year? #RoyaleOscPurrs

Sunday night, we get the luxury of sitting at home eating delicious foods, in comfy clothes, surrounded by friends watching the awards get handed out.  In contrast, our favorite celebrities have to not eat all day so they can squeeze themselves into … [Read More...]


It’s #TheNextLegend

What's your go-to menu item at McDonald's? I think most of us would say absolutely the french fries, but beyond that do you have a favorite? I'm a Big Mac girl! Though, to be fair, I'm quite friendly with the McChicken Sandwich and Chicken McNuggets … [Read More...]


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Lately, we've been having the phone-discussion with our son. The discussion being that he asks for one and we keep telling him "no!" He's ten, and while I don't think ten year olds should have cellular phones as a rule, I do see where they can be … [Read More...]

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Tuesday Specials at Limeapple!

This month, Tuesdays are even better because of Limeapple! New bubbles (that's clothing in Limeapple speak) have landed on the site just in time for Spring (it's coming, I promise!) and to add to the excitement, Limeapple is also posting a … [Read More...]