New Tax Credits Should Mean Bigger Refunds For Families


The New Year is often a time of change – from a new diet or workout regime to new laws or benefits. This year is off to a great start with new tax credits that could yield greater refunds for Canadian families. Isn’t that great news to kick off the year? Caroline Battista from H&R […]

Get Ready for the Big Game with #GameDayFood!


Super Bowl weekend is just an excuse for me to make a ton of appetizers. I admit it. Super Bowl always falls around the weekend of my birthday, so I was never into the big Super Bowl parties because – you see – it’s all about ME on my birthday.  However, if I can find […]

Coca-Cola Helps Women Entrepreneurs With #5by20


Women entrepreneurs are certainly a force! Around the globe women are taking their ideas, their initiative, and their heart and putting them into their business plans like never before. From fruit farmers to artisans to vendors, women around the world are already pillars of the business within Coca-Cola. That’s why they’ve launched a global initiative […]

How Your School Can Be More Eco-Friendly #PowerEco

staples superpower your school contest

This month I’ve been sharing details on an amazing contest from Staples, where 10 schools are each going to win $25,000 in technology simply by entering the Staples Superpower Your School Contest!   It’s encouraging to see how schools are doing their part for our planet and our future – think back to when we […]

Sharing My Saving Tips for 2015

Global Regina Morning News Tenille Lafontaine

This week I visited Global Regina Morning News and shared my tips for saving money in 2015.  Sometimes it can be frustrating knowing where to start but my simple tips are things any family can do!  Click on the image for the full video here:  

Step By Step: How to Enter the Staples Superpower Your School Contest

staples superpower your school contest

Parents, print this and take it to your child’s teacher! 10 schools in Canada will each win $25,000 in technology as part of the Staples Superpower Your School Contest – why shouldn’t it be yours? Last week I shared all the details of the Staples Superpower Your School Contest, and to give you an extra […]

Tips for Saving Money in 2015

Tips for Saving Money in 2015

In January, people often turn to two areas to improve their lives – weight and finances.  Since I fail at all things exercise (a gym is simply a place where obscure injuries would befall me, so it’s best to just avoid) I focus on money-saving strategies in the new year.  Listening to the experts, it’s easy […]