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Sip & Sizzle! Niagara-on-the-Lake Wine Tour #giveaway

Sip & Sizzle! Niagara-on-the-Lake Wine Tour #giveaway

Spring is here! You know how I know? One of my favourite wine tours is back! It’s time for me to share all about Sip & Sizzle and we’ve got a giveaway! Niagara-on-the-Lake wineries host a food and wine pairing tour each May that is by far my favourite of all the wine events we […]

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Eaton Chelsea Toronto

Eaton Chelsea Toronto

Over March Break we took a staycation in our own backyard and checked into the Eaton Chelsea hotel in Toronto for a some family fun with the toddler and baby. Eaton Chelsea, located in the heart of downtown Toronto is very centrally located, making it the perfect spot for families visiting (or staycationing!) in Toronto. […]

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Get Fresh in Twenty Valley – A wine tour #contest!

Get Fresh in Twenty Valley – A wine tour #contest!

If you haven’t heard about Get Fresh in the Valley or Twenty Valley it’s with reason. Twenty Valley, located an hour from Toronto, is one of Ontario’s wine regions that many may not have heard about. Yes it is in the Niagara area but it isn’t Niagara on the Lake. Get Fresh in the Valley […]

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Taxi With Kids | HAILO Toronto Contest

Taxi With Kids | HAILO Toronto Contest

Being a downtown-loving non-car-owning family we taxi around quite a bit. More so after we had kids than before – go figure! Battling the subway system or taking long walks late at night is definitely not something we encourage, especially after a night out with a toddler and baby. While it is fairly easy to […]

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Babymoon in Toronto

Babymoon in Toronto

Please tell me you know what a babymoon is! Much like the push present, the babymoon has slowly become the norm for most couples and  is the perfect excuse to sneak in some couple time before the arrival of baby. The hubs and I have been having a busy schedule lately and as part of […]

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Wine county travel : Canada’s Niagara on the Lake

Wine county travel : Canada’s Niagara on the Lake

Last week we shared our whiskey and beer travels in Ireland and this week it’s all about one of Canada’s wine counties, Niagara on the Lake. Clearly as my pregnancy winds down, I’m getting quite antsy for a drink! For me the onset of spring is marked by the annual Wine and Herb trip we […]

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Ottawa with Baby

Ottawa with Baby

As close as Ottawa is to Toronto, I’d only been there once for a friend’s wedding and it was a quick in and out trip. So I was thrilled when the same couple invited us to come visit with the Little Monkey! What a perfect excuse to soak in the culture and vibe of Ottawa […]

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Eating out with Baby | Shore Club Ottawa

Eating out with Baby | Shore Club Ottawa

Having heard many a thing about the Shore Club, a Vancouver based Steak and Seafood restaurant and lounge, I was thrilled when they opened a spot in downtown Toronto about two years ago. I had visited them a couple times pre baby and had an enjoyable experience with stellar service and quality food. Which is […]

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VIA Rail Travel with a baby

VIA Rail Travel with a baby

As many of you know we love to travel and we’ve chosen flights over road trips any chance we’ve been given. We were planning to visit Ottawa with the toddler to spend some quality time with friends and soak in the  bounties that only Ottawa can share and a five hour road trip was looming […]

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The Great Canadian Blog Bash – An Immigrant’s Perspective

The Great Canadian Blog Bash – An Immigrant’s Perspective

The Great Canadian Blog Bash was started as a way for Canadians involved in social media to find other Canadians to connect with online, celebrate Canadian talent and promote Canadian companies. I stumbled upon The Great Canadian Blog Bash through Mommy Outside the Box, a Canadian Mommy blogger based in Saskatchewan, needless to say the […]

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