Friday, August 29, 2014

Buy Unique this Back To School Season. Buy Minted.

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Despite e-mail, instant messengers and unlimited texting, there is just something so special about receiving a hand written card.  An invitation, a thank you, a holiday card.  One of the many things my mother has taught me over the years is the art of the Thank You letter.  Not a thank you e-mail or a […]

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Dragonfruit Smoothie

Dragonfruit Smoothie

    This is a recipe featuring Dragon Fruit that I whipped up as an indulgent treat with amazing tropical flavours.  Dragon fruit is grown in Southeast Asia, Mexico, Central and South America, and Israel.  Dragon fruit is low in calories and offers numerous nutrients, including Vitamin C, phosphorus, calcium, plus fiber and antioxidants.  Its […]

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Barbie and the Secret Door Blu-ray/DVD #Giveaway

Barbie and the Secret Door Blu-ray/DVD

  Keira has many interests from typically girly to stereotypical “boy things” such as cars, but lately she has been all about Princesses and Pirates.  So, while this new Barbie movie doesn’t feature pirates from what I can tell, there is a whole lof of princess and other fun! It’s the ultimate fairytale musical! Barbie […]

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Hawaiian Pizza in 15 Minutes #DinnerIn15

Hawaiian Pizza

  Hawaiian Pizza is quite possibly the most controversial pizza since it uses fruit but I know many out there love it!  The classic Hawaiian Pizza is straight up tomato sauce, cheese, ham and pineapple.  Strangely enough its origins are Canadian and not Hawaiian!   Sam Panopoulos’ claims that he created the first Hawaiian pizza at […]

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

DIY Thrifty & Chic Sunburst Mirror

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    Looking for a simple way to add a little bling into any room?  Look no further!  This Sunburst mirror is so pretty and you can make your own in under 15 minutes with only $2 worth of supplies.  This project is perfect for decor on a budget.   DIY Thrifty & Chic Sunburst […]

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

808 Audio: Studio-Style Over-Ear Headphones

808 Audio: Studio-Style Over-Ear Headphones

Headphones are a necessity in a house with young children when one or both parents enjoy music styles that are not what you would consider child friendly.  We are always on the look out for headphones that offer excellent quality sound, affordable price, good bass and last but not least capable of noise-cancelling. Over the […]

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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Clue: A Movie Mystery Adventure DVD

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Six very different teenagers – Dimitri, Liz, Lucas, Agnes, Seamus and Whitney – are all enjoying their everyday lives when they witness a dramatic incident. Unfairly accused of creating a hoax, they team up to find out the truth.  On July 15th, 2014, Shout! Factory Kids, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, will unleash the family […]

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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Thomas & Friends: Tale of the Brave Blu-ray/DVD #Giveaway

Thomas & Friends: Tale of the Brave

Growing up my little brother absolutely loved Thomas & Friends, and little Keira just loves to watch Thomas too!  It’s good to see that Thomas is still a great quality show that is fun for the whole family to sit down and watch together. Join Thomas & Friends™ as they embark on a legendary movie […]

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Monday, August 25, 2014

Dorm Room Decor Tips from Posterjack

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The end of summer marks the beginning of a new adventure for many kids – college and university!  A dorm room offers the chance for students to claim a space and come into their own, often in limited square footage. When I had my own dorm room to decorate I made use of my colour […]

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Monday, August 25, 2014

Lampe Berger PARIS: An Unrivalled Purifying and Fragrancing Power #Giveaway

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As Canadians, we spend close to 90% of our time inside; at home, at work and in recreational environments.  Most people, however, are unaware of the effects that poor indoor air quality can have on their health. Worse still, many of us spend hundreds of dollars yearly on so called air freshener products that only […]

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Saturday, August 23, 2014

From Nursery to Primary Giveaway Roundup (Plus Linky for All Giveaways)

If you’d like me to list your Baby or Kid Friendly giveaway (Blog hosted only please) next week send a link with description including end date and eligibility to info at frugalmomeh.com, or Fill out my form!   If you have benefited from this roundup I would love if you would place the Giveaway Roundup button on your sidebar or […]

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Friday, August 22, 2014

Peach Crisp with Coconut & Ginger Crumble

Peach Crisp with Coconut & Ginger Crumble

    I love when local peaches are in season.  I love the sweet and mellow flavour of a perfectly ripe peach.  Something that is severely lacking in canned peaches.  This Peach Crisp is paired with an unlikely duo of Coconut and ginger in the crumble that actually work delightfully well together.  I prefer to […]

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Thursday, August 21, 2014

My Outlet Store: Department store quality at outlet pricing #Giveaway

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  I love outlet and flash sale shopping online.  The thrill of getting an amazing deal on something I want is like no other feeling.  Getting a customs bill that makes that amazing deal not so amazing… well that is a whole other feeling that I like to avoid by only shopping Canadian sites that […]

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Thursday, August 21, 2014

5 Important Tips for Bathing Your Baby #disneybabyCA

5 Important Tips for Bathing Your Baby

  That first bath is always extra special but at only 3 lbs at birth, Keira’s first bath was given as a bed bath by a nurse.  The first bath I gave her was in a tiny tub in the level 3 NICU and I was carefully watched over and guided by a nurse. Fast […]

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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Sofia the First: The Enchanted Feast DVD

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Features a Special Appearance by Snow White! Plus Four Additional Episodes and a FREE Enchanted Mirror! There’s more than meets the eye when you join Sofia the First for this royally scrumptious adventure! All the monarchs from Enchancia’s neighboring kingdoms have come to watch a dazzling display of magic: First, Cedric will conjure up a […]

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