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Mama Ash

Chocolate Guinness Cake with Orange Blossom Frosting

St.Patrick’s Day is around the corner and my new gal pal, Chef, Clodagh McKenna is sharing this recipe with us.  Canadians kick off their celebrations the right way – with a new twist on the classic Guinness stout you know and love. Celebrity Irish chef, restaurateur, author and lifestyle expert, Clodagh McKenna (direct from Ireland!)has developed creative St. Patrick…

The Clean Beauty Awards! Discover natural body products for the whole family

I love working with brands and getting to support some of the best in indie skincare.  It was such a treat to be a Clean Beauty Judge for the first time as I got to try out amazing skincare for the body.  I’m going to share with you on how they felt, smelled, worked and healed my skin. I can’t wait to see…

Celebrating female influencers & Independant Sales Consultants this month for International Women’s Day #FindYourCommunity

Avon’s founder David H. McConnell, was a pioneer and champion of women. In 1886, 34 years before women in the U.S. earned the right to vote, McConnell, helped give them the chance to earn an independent income through the Avon Opportunity. Kudo’s to all the ladies out there getting it all done as a parent and working on the “side hustle” of having your…

Oasis Hydrafruit: a new beverage to try #oasiscanada #hydrafruit

I think I’ve found a juice for our home to have on hand! Yes, I am that mom that doesn’t really give store-bought juice boxes.  I do more so if friends are coming over and a special treat.  Also, I  normally use my juicer and for those days I don’t feel like it, I tell the kids to go…

Discover the “Magic” with Playmobil

This past weekend was filled with so much joy thanks to our friends at Playmobil.   A new launch is always fun and exciting and getting the twins in on the action is a great way to bond with my girls.  New from Playmobil is the Magic Collection and I must say, it is rather pretty and they have been playing with it every day!&nbsp…

The Brunswick by Novosbed: Classic Comfort, Made for Modern Canadians #mybrunswickbed #theclassicmattress #simplysleepbetter

I’ve forgotten how nice spring mattresses are! We currently have a memory foam one but have you ever seen a hybrid spring mattress come in a box and that expands when it unfolds?  New to Canada and one that is a fantastic alternative to beds in a box is the Brunswick Mattress from Novosbed.  It’s a hybrid innerspring mattress and I think I want…

Airfree Tulip 1000: Say bye, bye to mold, dust mites and other allergens in the air in your home.

Living in an older building that was built in the late 60’s I am and always wondering about the air we breathe in, city living, as we’re right in the middle of this great city, construction and  I’ve always been mindful of mould as it terrifies me what we may be breathing in.  I have had constant sneezing thanks to…