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Shopping at Sears for Canada Day! #Canada150

Oh, Summer!  We welcome you with you open arms as school’s out and it’s Canada’s Birthday!  Let the picnics begin, weekend parties outdoors, days at the cottage and all that other wonderful stuff.  As you know Canada is turning 150 and there are lots of great Canadian themed products out there for your Canada Day party.  Or maybe you&#8217…

The ultimate DIY Caesar Bar #Canada150

This post is sponsored by Wayfair.ca, all opinions are always my own.  Nothing brings a crowd together or starts a party better than Canada’s iconic beverage, The Caesar and this Canada Day, why not wow your guests with the ultimate DIY Caesar Bar?!  I love a good Caesar and if you follow me along social media you’ll see at least one posting…

Smoke it this Father’s Day with Breville Canada’s The Smoking Gun!

If you’re looking for a great way to add smoke to your food, Breville Canada has created the best portable smoker.  It’s called The Smoking Gun and it’s a great gift idea for Father’s Day.  I also think it makes for a great for a host/hostess.  Cottaging this Summer? Camping? Fishing? Bring it on because when there&#8217…

Breville Tea Maker~ For the perfect cup of tea

Calling all tea lovers!  Calling all tea lovers!  I have something special for you.  Now, let me start off saying that I didn’t know how good tea could taste until I started using my Tea Maker from Breville Canada.  There seriously has been a change in my beloved loose tea’s flavours and I can truly taste it as it should be and…

Locate the Local~ A box subscription bringing you the unique, the useful, and the tasty, all while keeping it Canadian

I recently came across a cool new gifting site on Instagram called Locate the Local.  With Mother’s Day just a couple of weeks away, I wanted to share with you a lovely gift idea for the mom that loves all things made in Canada.  It’s even a great gift idea for Canadians living far away missing stuff from their awesome country. “Here at…

Jaq Jaq Bird~ Creativity Unplugged!

Have you heard of Jaq Jaq Bird?  If you’re following me along on social media you’ll know just how much we love this new artistic line. Jaq Jaq Bird recently launched in Canada and I was able to attend the media event and discover just how awesome it is.   You can take it anywhere and when we go for car trips and to the…

Hot Artichoke Dip

Can you tell I am on a roll when it comes to snacking with homemade dips? Another delicious dip to try if you’re gonna throw a St.Paddy’s party.  Artichokes are oh so good and great at balancing our hormones.  It’s warm, it’s got cheesy goodness and if you want to make it green add some chopped spinach (1/2…

Sun-dried Tomato Basil Dip

Last weekend I hosted a girls night.  A much-needed visit with some friends and since getting out isn’t always easy I put out a favourable spread.  I made dips, ratatouille, charcuterie and a tasty cheese board.  Everyone loved the sundried tomato basil dip so I thought I’d share the recipe in case you want to try it.  I love making…