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Get Cooking with Clearwater Seafoods

As I mentioned in my sustainable seafood post, I had the delight of trying Clearwater Seafood’s new Scallops & Sauce.  I think you’ll like them too and I have just the giveaway to entice you. […]

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Science of Rock ‘N Roll Giveaway

Music is always playing in our home though lately this summer it has been competing with my children’s new found interest, Rock Band. Listening is fun but getting hands-on is even better and that’s just what families can do as part of the new Ontario Science Centre Exhibit: The Science of Rock ‘N Roll. […]

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Sustainable Seafood at Sobeys

I know the benefits of seafood should push me toward serving more of it to my family but it tends to be an after thought, something I only serve maybe once every second week. It’s for this reason that most of my seafood shopping takes place in the frozen aisle yet with the issues surrounding the location and fishing methods of grocery store seafood I sometimes feel as though I should avoid the frozen variety. […]

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Healthy Skin with Clarisonic

People joke that youth is wasted on the young but as I get older I can understand the sentiment behind this statement. My age has given me a new appreciation for how I spend my time, the people I align myself with and the impact my decisions have on my body. My completion that I once took for granted when younger I find I now give it more care. […]

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Roast Chicken Curry Cherry Salad and Curry Cheddar Biscuits

With our barbecue we usually batch cook on the weekend for the week ahead. Recently we grilled a few whole herbed chickens, which are tasty on their own but after a meal or two it’s time to do something different with the chicken. […]

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DIY Saran Wrap Painted Coasters

Well hey, y’all! I’m Olivia from DIY Mother and today I’m sharing a little painting experiment I conducted over the weekend: saran wrap-painted coasters.

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Taste of Toronto Foodie Giveaway

Food festivals are a great way to explore new restaurants and tasty dishes. The Taste of Toronto is one such festival making its way to Toronto and we want to send you with this fabulous foodie giveaway. […]

THIS WEEK’S BEST READS FOR MOM FROM ACROSS THE WEB

Eat: 
Midsummer Peach Cider Cocktail

Live: 
Walking Tips: How to Walk in the Summer

Love: 
Secret to High Self Esteem

Muse: 
Instagram. My Entire Life is a Lie

Nest: 
Guest Room Makeover Before and After

Party: 
Hosting a Geo Caching Party

Make: 
DIY Nesting Bird Hanging Planter

Travel: 
Road Trip with Young Kids

Play: 
Getting Creative with Sidewalk Chalk

Parent: 
Banish the Playdate