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Category: Christmas

Celebrate the Holiday Season with Delicious New Guinness Dishes from Irish Celebrity Chef Clodagh McKenna

We’re still in full-on entertaining mode since our move back to Winnipeg and I have some delicious recipes to share with you from Guinness! Guinness has partnered with celebrity Irish chef, restaurateur, author and lifestyle expert, Clodagh McKenna this Yuletide season to develop original winter Guinness recipes to help put a unique twist on your holiday entertaining menu. Chef Clodagh McKenna…

‘Tis the season for Roku!

” All Roku streaming devices in Canada provide access to thousands of free and paid streaming services, including Netflix, Prime Video, The Roku Channel, DAZN, Global TV, CBS All Access, Acorn TV, hayu, Britbox, VMedia and many more. Additionally, Roku players and Roku TVs can be used with the free Roku mobile app for iOS and Android, to enjoy private listening, voice search and more. “ We’re big…

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…

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…