Lessons from the great depression

Use it Up, Wear it Out, Make it Do, or Do Without

Lessons that were learnt from the 1929-1933 Great Depression in Canada were instilled in many of us who are Baby Boomers and Generation X’ers, as children. Those same lessons have been gradually lost over the last 30 years.  We now live in a very “disposable…

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Giving Tuesday – Cheekbone Beauty

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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Browser extensions that save you money

6 Browser Extensions That Will Save You Money (&Time)

I know I am looking at all possible ways to save money these days. With the holidays coming up, being able to save money and get cashback on purchases I was already going to make, is a win-win.  Saving me time and money by finding…

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Why do we Wear an Orange Shirt for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation?

As a mother of young children who ask ALOT of questions, I was asked why we wear orange for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (Also known as Orange Shirt Day). I vaguely knew the story of the orange shirt, but I wanted to make…

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Minions: The Rise Of Gru Giveaway

The Minions has been a household favorite for years! While my husband and I don’t always love all the kid’s movies out there these are movies we would be happy to watch again and again. We are giving away some digital codes so you can…

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Giving Tuesday – Peace Collective

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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back to school

Celebrate Back To School With An Asmodee Giveaway

Well, the time has come to send our children back to school and there are definitely mixed emotions in our house. While I will be grateful to get back into the regular routine I will be missing the slow mornings and adventures that come along…

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DC League of Super pets

DC League of Super Pets Movie Review

Experience a funny and fun-filled, action-packed adventure featuring the DC canon’s unsung heroes, Krypto and Ace, when “DC League of Super-Pets” arrives for Premium Digital Ownership at home on August 23. The film is directed by Jared Stern from a screenplay by Stern and John…

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Where to find the 2022 Modern Mama Greater Vancouver Baby Guide?

The 2022 Modern Mama Baby guide and directory has been released.  The guide is available online as well as in hard copy format. This years guide contains more amazing articles by Canadian businesses that cater to new and expecting parents.  From budgeting for kids, infant…

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