Goodnight Moon, Goodnight Skin

Vichy Idealia Skin Sleep

I’m trying. I’m trying to act like a grown up (at thirty-eight it’s about time, non?) and have a bedtime routine for my skin. I’m a busy mom of three and sometimes I simply fall into bed and am asleep with my iphone still in my hand. Still, that’s not really an excuse – I […]

Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

lalaloopsy charms

By Lise Merle… On the first of February, in the year 2015, we welcome with humble duty the first Lalaloopsy sewn of the gemstone amethyst, a positively perfect purple pretend Princess named Charms Seven Carat! With the new Princess Charlotte born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge earlier this spring, everything is coming up […]

National Sun Awareness Week June 1-7


Did you know? Skin cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in Canadians… and it is also the most common cancer in the world, according to the Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA). In honour of CDA’s National Sun Awareness Week (June 1st – June 7th), NEUTROGENA and AVEENO want to remind you that you can’t afford […]

Race to Pick up Disney’s McFarland on Blu-ray Combo Pack June 2nd


Channel your inner champion and brace yourself for this inspiring adventure based on a true story of underdogs triumphing over tremendous obstacles in McFarland USA on Disney Blu-ray Combo Pack, Disney Movies Anywhere and Digital HD June 2nd! This moving story features Kevin Costner (“Dances with Wolves,” “The Untouchables), Morgan Saylor (TV’s “Homeland”) and Diana […]

Minnie’s Pet Salon on DVD Now!

minnie's pet salon

By Lise Merle.. In our house, the 2 year old is learning to be nice to our cat, Tinker. Actually, he’s always nice. “I LOVE TINKER” he yells, while physically laying on top of head and rubbing his hands through her fur so hard he could generate electricity. What he’s learning is to be gentle. […]

Introducing essie Neon 2015

essie NEON 2015giveaway

Influenced by the sunny skies and dessert heat (and everything else!) of Coachella, essie Neon 2015 features bright, vibrant colors reminiscent of summer fun. Sunny days are the perfect time to have an all access pass to the outdoor festivals filled with free spirit and vibrant vibes. My groove is in the heart and I […]

Beginner Planting – 5 Tips to Get You Started

Beginner Planting: 5 tips to get you started

By Tara Richter… For beginners, greenhouses can be overwhelming with the abundance and variety of plants to choose from. Below are my top five pointers to anyone getting started or looking to make spring planting easy. 1. Start Simple Don’t go out and buy every single type of flower you see. Like a kid in […]