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Benefits of grinding meat at home with Hamilton Beach Canada

I’m really starting to prepare more from scratch when it comes to prepping meat for my family. From making my own specialty coffees to experimenting with bread making because I am tired of finding soy flour in everything, I’m making fresh pasta at home and grinding my own meat which is a small luxury that I actually look forward to when preparing meals at home…

Coffee made better with the Breville Bambino Plus {Giveaway}

  “Delivering barista quality performance using a 54mm portafilter with 19 grams for full flavour and an automatic steam wand for milk texturing that delivers true handsfree microfoam at the right temperature, just as you would see from our top of the line the Oracle Touch.  With a 3 second heat up time from a cold start, along with instantaneous transition from extraction to steam, you can make…

Get popping with Cuisinart!

Ah, homemade popcorn!  I have very fond memories of the early 80’s with my sister in our kitchen making popcorn.  Grabbing those little wooden bowls, getting lots and lots of butter and grabbing the freshly popped corn and enjoying endless bowls as we watched CBC music videos.  I was thinking about getting a popcorn maker so I jumped at the chance to collab…

Holiday fun with VTech!

Are you looking for a last minute gift or are wondering what you get that little kid in your life? Ooooh, I have something fabulous to share with you from V-Tech this holiday season from my twins.  They love their new toys and they want you to win something special as well.   From V-Tech, I’ll be sharing their top picks! Twin B loves…

Wine Country Gift Baskets~ the perfect gift for any occassion

I recently was gifted a lovely gift basket from Wine Country Gift Baskets.  A perfect treat to give this holiday season don’t you think?  Whether it’s a “teachers gift”, a “hostess gift” a “thank you gift” or “Just Because”, Wine Country Basket has something for everyone and every budget.  I love gift baskets because…

Weird but True from National Geographic celebrates its 10th Anniversary!

National Geographic Kids is my son’s favourite.  Once he learned how to read and whenever we hit a bookstore he always leaves with one of their books.  I enjoy them too and it’s something my son and I will do together.  Just the two of us.  Last night he asked if we could read together and I think my heart grew 100…

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…