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Category: Holiday2018

Guinness Maple & Ginger Pudding

What a delicious twist on traditional bread pudding. I devoured this within a few bites at my recent media event with Guinness Canada and celebrity chef Clodagh McKenna.  I hope you’ll give this a try this Christmas season. Let me know what you think.   This butter cream sauce is delicious and adds a rich, warm decadence to the Guinness Maple & Ginger Pudding. 4.5…

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 5 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…

Carpet cleaning made easy with Hoover Canada

I was recently  gifted two used rugs from my stepmom which came in a beautiful light grey and blue and since they were previously loved and with little Pomeranians it wasn’t in perfect condition but we needed them, I figured I could clean them.  Top it off with my three kids running around well, let’s just say I needed something seriously strong. Let…

Game night with HABA- fun games for the kids this Christmas

I love HABA toys.  So much so that I  bought almost all exclusively for my kids.  I love wooden toys from Germany and HABA being a German brand, when I saw that they made board games, I had to check it out!   What a great gift to add to your Friday night game collection. Whether you’re looking for stocking stuffers or party entertainment…

FAO Schwarz: My top 10 picks for toys this Christmas season

You will have until the end of December to take part in the FAO Schwarz Pop Up Shop located at all Hudson Bay’s across Canada.  I had the pleasure to attend their grand opening a few weeks ago and I was floored at how affordable it was, the great selection and having a piece of toy history with the coveted brand.  I will be doing most…