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Category: Christmas

Linksys and WeMo gives you the perfect gifts for a smarter home

I’ve been starting to explore products that make our home smart.  As in WeMo smart.  I am really enjoying the WeMo products that I have in my home.  For example, the WEMO Mini Smart plug, lets you control your home from anywhere: plug any device into the Wemo Mini and you can turn it on or off from across the room or across the…

An Unconventional Cocktail to try this Christmas: The Jolly

Have you heard of or tried Hounds Vodka?  Well, let me tell you.  This is one smooth and delicious vodka and as a Ukrainian/Canadian, I take my vodki seriously 😉 Hounds vodka is special and unique in its own way.  It’s mineral infused vodka and I like to take it a step further and enhance my cocktails with even more minerals…

Holiday style with ECCO

I have the perfect bag and accessories to take you from day to night. From work parties this holiday season to a night out with friends or even the moms from your kid’s school, ECCO’s classic design without compromising style hottest little bling bag is the SP3.  The stylish little ECCO SP 3 MEDIUM BOXY is both practical and stylish. The…

Stocking stuffers from Repiel for the skincare lover

Whether you need antiaging, hydrating, brightening or minimizing your pores, masks from Repiel are a serious must have as I’ve been enjoying the benefits of their sheet masks.   So much so because I saw immediate results.  I also like that it is a safe, healthy skin treatment without harmful ingredients such as paraben, benzophenone, or artificial colouring and it achieves an ideal balance for…

GUINNESS PRAWN TEMPURA with Chili Aioli & Rosemary Sea Salt

Welcome guests with this delicious shrimp appetizer by Clodagh McKenna.  As promised here is what I had the other night from the Guinness Canada event.  It was so good and if you make it please let me know.  As well, get the Guinness Gravy and Roasted Turkey with Pancetta recipe {here} and check out the fun night I had.   5 from 3 votes Print Guinness Prawn…

Getting your hygge on with Hayu Canada & Roku! #winterhibernation

Kids asleep?   It’s time for you!  Get your spot on the couch nice and cozy, wait, no.  Get in your bed and turn on your TV and get your Roku Stick.  Do you a have your warm bevvie within reach or a big glass of Cab. Sauv or Chardonnay? Grab your Roku remote and get your reality fix with popular tv shows…

Celebrating the holidays with Guinness Canada: Roast Pancetta Wrapped Turkey with Guinness and Chestnut Stuffing

Last night I had a fabulous time hanging out with celebrity chef, Clodagh McKenna and Guinness Canada.  Clodagh shared some of her fabulous recipes and if you’re looking for something a little different and delicious in flavour, keep reading. First things first have a look at my fun night!  Like Clodagh, my kids are raised in a pub environment.  My husband runs a…