Wanted: Ideas for school lunches

It’s the end of the year and I have no clue what to pack my kids for lunch. I’ve spent nine months trying to send them to school with exciting homemade lunches and now I’ve run out of ideas. Early in the year, I started out with thrilling plans to pack cute lunches in bento…

New Haagen Dazs Spirits Flavoured Ice Cream

OMG. My two great loves have gotten together and the results are amazing. Does it seriously get any better than alcohol flavored ice cream? Haagen-Dazs is introducing 'Spirits'. Spirits combine dessert favourites with premium spirits. The five new Spirits flavours include Irish Cream Coffee & Biscotti, Whiskey Chocolate Truffle, Rum Vanilla Caramel Blondie, Rum Ginger…

40% Off & Free Shipping No Duties @ Saks Fifth Avenue

Saks Fifth Avenue has made it easy to shop from Canada! All the listed prices are in Canadian dollars, and on all Canadian orders (no minimum spend) your duties and shipping costs will be included so you'll essentially be shopping duty free. Right now they even have their Designer Sale on, where you can save…

150 Lindor Truffles For Only $49.99 @ Lindt Canada

You had me at chocolate. For a limited time, you can head into your local Lindt store and get 150 Lindor Truffles for only $49.99! Awooga, this deal is super awesome and I can't wait to enjoy it myself. The catch is that this offer is available in stores only. Luckily - there appears to…

Sale Items From $11.24 @ Crocs Canada

Get your family into some Crocs this summer! Right now Crocs Canada has their sale section stocked full, and with an extra 25% discount that can be applied too. The discount is automatically applied at the check out process, and even applies to already reduced merchandise. That means you can get sale items from $11.24.…

$6 Summer Sale @ Carters

After that very brief warm spell, we dug out all the t-shirts and shorts and well....their really short. Good thing Carters is having their $6 Summer Sale this weekend! Shop by department below: KID BOY KID GIRL TODDLER BOY TODDLER GIRL TODDLER GIRL BABY GIRL I'm really torn on sizes because my little just had…

Do kids and weddings mix?

I’m getting married, as you know. But there’s one issue that keeps cropping up: what do we do with our kids? This wasn’t an issue the first time around—I didn’t have any kids then. Now that I’m getting married for a second time, I’m in a different position. Kids don’t typically get the chance to…

Paw Patrol Monkey Temple Playset $29.99 @ Amazon Canada

This offer is back, and it is a great way to keep the kiddos busy on a rain day! You don't see discounts like this on Paw Patrol toys very often - so be sure to scoop this deal if your kiddos are obsessed with these pups that save the day. Right now you can…

Father's Day Gifts From $8 Shipped @ Chapters Indigo

Father's Day is what I am shopping for now - and Chapters.Indigo.ca has free shipping with no minimum spend again! Shopping for Dad can sometimes be a little difficult. What does Dad want for Father's Day? Chapters.Indigo.ca has a variety of gifts for dad starting as low as $8 and right now they have free…

Barbie Pop Up Camper $76.97 Shipped @ Amazon Canada

Now Barbie can have her very own Pop-Up Camper - and you will get it for a stellar price. Right now Amazon Canada has the Barbie Pop-Up Camper Playset on for $76.97 down from $130. Plus, you will even get free shipping. Click here to shop @ Amazon Canada now! Everything about this Barbie Pop…

Hatchimals From $36.89 @ Amazon Canada (EXPIRED)

WOWZA! Here's your chance to get a Hatchimal - and what a price! Right now Amazon has Hatchimals on sale from $36.89 and these are going to sell out FAST. These sold out - but there are still some on sale for $60.32! If you're still wanting to jump on the Hatchimals band wagon, then…

75% Off Clearance Toys @ Mastermind Toys

Hurry! Hurry! Hurry! This toy sale is hotter than a day at the lake in July. Tons of toys are 75% off at Mastermind Toys and prices start as low as $1.75. Click here to get 75% off clearance toys @ Mastermind Toys There are some Thomas the Train accessories, K'Nex building sets and lots…

Extra 25% Off Sale Items From $29.25 @ Michael Kors Canada

Michael Kors has an additional 25% off select already-reduced styles - and discounts like this at MichaelKors.ca always gets me excited. Prices are as marked, and these discounts will end on May 29th (if supplies don't run out before then). Prices start at $29.25! Click here to shop @ MichaelKors.ca now! Here are some of…

Dresses From $11.99 & 11 AM Flash Sale @ Reitmans

I live in dresses from the first hint of spring until the bitter mornings of fall, so I'm super excited that Reitmans has their Dresses on sale up to 40% off. There's even a Flash Sale starting at 11 AM with 40% off everything else store wide! Click here to check out all the dresses…

I'm graduating from school and I'm 37

Two years ago I began a Masters degree. I was 35, divorced, had two kids and hadn’t been a student in nearly 15 years. Back then, I’m not sure I owned a cell phone, and a notebook was literally a book filled with blank pages rather than a computer. So much had changed since I’d…