Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Team Hot Wheels: The Origin of Awesome Blu-ray/DVD #Giveaway

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In the sloooooowest town in the world, four lucky kids are about to discover that life is better…in the fast lane! Meet Gage, Wyatt, Brandon and Rhett. Kids born to ride. Separately, they are seriously skilled racers, but together they become TEAM HOT WHEELS! When a mysterious black car roars into their town, it creates […]

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Homewood Suites by Hilton #LdnOnt

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During our recent family road trip we stayed the night at the Homewood Suites by Hilton® in London, Ontario after visiting Fanshawe Pioneer Village.  The Homewood Suites by Hilton Hotel is just minutes away from White Oaks Mall as well as downtown London if you want to take in local restaurants.  It is actually located […]

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Smart Thanksgiving Substitutions

Smart Thanksgiving Substitutions

Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is almost here! The weather is getting cooler, and with that and the holidays warming everyone’s hearts, many people are turning to those holiday comfort foods to get in the spirit. You can still enjoy those foods and not go overboard or ruin your diet, though. Check out these smart […]

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Introducing the new Keurig 2.0 Brewing System

Keurig 2.0 Brewing System

     I was really excited to be asked to be one of the first Canadians to try a brand new Keurig 2.0 Brewing System. Specifically, I was sent a Keurig 2.0 K500 Brewer to review, although there is also a K400 and a K300 brewer available with slightly different features and price points.  I was […]

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Monday, September 15, 2014

Monster High: Freaky Fusion Blu-ray/DVD #Giveaway

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While attempting to help Frankie Stein learn more about her freaky cool scaritage, the fashionably fierce ghoul friends travel back in time to the first day ever at Monster High! There, they meet Sparky, who has an obsession for creating life. But when Sparky follows the ghouls through a killer time portal to modern-day Monster […]

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Monday, September 15, 2014

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries: 101 Stories of Hope, Healing, and Hard Work by Amy Newmark, Carolyn Roy Bornstein, Lee Woodruff Whether you are recovering from a traumatic brain injury or supporting someone with a TBI, this collection of 101 inspiring and encouraging stories by others like you will uplift […]

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Monday, September 15, 2014

Fanshawe Pioneer Village: Big on History. Big on Fun! #LdnOnt

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  We took a much needed family road trip to London in South Western Ontario this weekend and stopped at a few fun destinations for families.  The first attraction we took in was Fanshawe Pioneer Village. Fanshawe Pioneer Village is an interactive museum that allows visitors to explore the story of rural communities in South […]

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Monday, September 15, 2014

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Pumpkin Spice Latte

  I love Starbucks, I do.  I just always find myself struggling to get the stroller and two babies through the door, usually while being stared at by other patrons.  This has forced me to get creative with re-creating my favourites.  The Pumpkin Spice Latte isn’t actually one of my favourites, I much prefer a […]

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Sunday, September 14, 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, September 12, 2014

Moulinex Get Cooking Challenge: Eat Healthy, Save Money & Get Cooking!

Moulinex Get Cooking Challenge:  Eat Healthy, Save Money & Get Cooking!

  There’s a lot to be gained with meal planning.  When done properly you eat healthier food, eliminate take-out and and save at the grocery store all at the same time. However, it can be a daunting project to start and continue if you are working from the ground up. If you need a little […]

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Friday, September 12, 2014

Jack Skellington (The Nightmare Before Christmas) Cupcakes

Jack Skellington (The Nightmare Before Christmas) Cupcakes

   Who doesn’t love Tim Burton inspired treats?  These Nightmare Before Christmas cupcakes are perfect for Halloween and incredibly easy to create.  Jack has never looked or tasted better! Jack Skellington (The Nightmare Before Christmas) Cupcakes Ingredients: ½ Cup butter, softened to room temperature 2 eggs 1 Cup milk 1 tsp. white vinegar 1 ½ Cup […]

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Friday, September 12, 2014

My Little Pony – Friendship is Magic: Spooktacular Pony Tales

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Now 20% spookier! Halloween is just around the corner (boo!), and so is My Little Pony – Friendship Is Magic: Spooktacular Pony Tales! Available on DVD in the U.S. and Canada from Shout! Factory Kids in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, Spooktacular Pony Tales features 6 episodes and a sing-along. The DVD also comes packed with […]

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Thursday, September 11, 2014

It’s Pumpkin Season

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Few things epitomize the autumn season like pumpkins do. Their influence stretches from the waning days of September right until the moment we eat those pies at Thanksgiving. The thrifty consumer knows where the best bargains are when it comes to this distinctive fruit. We will explore some of the many uses that pumpkins have […]

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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Cinderella Inspired Pumpkin Jar

Cinderella Inspired Pumpkin Jar

I was at Dollarama a couple weeks ago and found a glass pumpkin jar.  I was immediately reminded of Cinderella’s coach so I took that idea and ran with it. Cinderella is one of my most favourite Disney Princesses so I thought this would be a fun project to tackle.   I love the result.  […]

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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Paleo Ice Cream: 75 Recipes for Rich and Creamy Homemade Scoops and Treats

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Cavemen *probably* didn’t eat ice cream. So for those living paleo today, the frozen treat would be something they’d have to give up–until now! Introducing “Paleo Ice Cream,” a new cookbook packed with 75 recipes for rich and creamy frozen treats that leave out unwanted dairy, refined sugars and chemical additives. Follow the simple steps […]

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