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Category: Holiday2017

Last minute gaming gift ideas from Asmodee Canada

Some of our favourite things to do as a family is to play games.  It teaches kids patience, it’s educational, memory, critical thinking, it lengthens the thought process and some are small enough to take on the road and/or put in the stocking.  Right now we’re all about Spot It! and Braintopia and it’s fantastic. It’s a…

The best in beauty products for her for under $55

The countdown is on!  Hurry with your Prime Membership and get some lovely last minute gifts!  You’ll love the fizzy bubble bath fun: Exploding with essentials oils, enjoy a relaxing and moisturizing Spa treatment with a bath bomb gift set made from a variety of your favorite dried flowers.n  It’s also the season for dry lips! Want to make someone…

Season the holiday with peppermint from Thursday Plantation #100usesforTP

When I worked in a fabulous aromatherapy clinic in Forest Hill and the holidays rolled around we would put peppermint on our diffusers.   When I went to work and opened the door, it smelled like Christmas.  Oh, how I miss that clinic and working with essential oils!    New from Thursday Plantation this season is Peppermint, which fits with their other therapeutic collections of…

ROLSER Polar Logic for the Holidays

As the temperatures get cooler, so does grocery shopping and from my friends ROLSER they have something for our Canadian winters.  The ROLSER Polar Logic.  It has all the same high-quality materials as their other ROLSER’s and you may remember my first blog post on them.  Since we’re taking the train up North for Christmas for a couple of days, I…

Crawford Street Skin Care~A Toronto-based, all-natural, luxury skin care company.

Ok, you may want this for yourself as I have been slathering the most nourishing face balm for myself!  Have you heard about Crawford Street Skin Care? Well, I have something for the King in your life my lovely Queens and Kings.  Crawford Street Skin Care makes its way into the holiday gift giving spirit with traditional gifts fit for a king! “Frankincense and myrrh based…

Gifts for Him for under $100 from Amazon

The countdown is on, isn’t it? Below you’ll find some great items on Amazon for under $100 but click over because some are on sale and it will end soon!  I have a great coat pictured below for $85 to great mitts that you can use when on the phone outdoors to the Amazon Fire Stick.  If you’re an Amazon Prime Member…

Design Lab with XBox- a unique gift for your gamer holiday season

I think is a brilliant gift for your XBox fan.  I never thought of it until I knew it was available from XBox Design Lab.  If your gamer has his/her favourite colours in mind, or a favourite game, team etc, why not get a customized XBox controller in those colours?  The metallics are simply hot and I love how my sons XBox controller came…

Enjoying one cup at a time with the Breville Precision Brewer

“The Breville Precision Brewer™ takes craft coffee brewing to a whole new level, giving you complete control over every critical element essential to creating craft coffee. From adjustable and precise water temperature, PID digital control and an adjustable flow rate for the right contact time, the Breville Precision Brewer™ surpasses the benchmark when it comes to craft coffee at home.”   I know you’ve heard me…