Necklace and Bracelet – Handmade Beaded Jewellery Set Giveaway

handmade beaded jewellery

I love to create and try all sorts of different crafts. Over the year I have been making different  handmade beaded jewellery pieces. I have accumulated quite a collection. This holiday season why not treat yourself or someone special to a one of a kind matching necklace and bracelet. Over the past year, I have been practicing my techniques in jewellery making. I have a number of different beaded necklaces, bracelets and anklets. I have gifted a few to friends, sold a few pieces and now I want to share one … Continue reading

Spend the Holidays with Adventures on Ooka Island -Giveaway

Adventures on Ooka Island

This holiday season, give the gift of learning with adventures on Ooka Island. An interactive app that helps kids read with hours of fun. A gift that keeps on giving.   All children are different and learn and understand at different paces. A weekly progress report allows parents and teachers to work on the areas that may need attention. My daughter has been travelling to Ooka Island since July.  I have noticed a big difference in her reading abilities and understanding of the words. While she still needs work, she … Continue reading

Newberry Dolls – The Perfect Mini for your Mini – Gifts Under $30

Newberry Dolls

As a little girl, I loved playing with dolls. I hoped that my daughter would love them as much as me. It wasn’t until the past year or so that she began playing with dolls. When she decided to choose any sort of doll, like Abigail one of the Newberry Dolls, they had to have red hair just like hers. Newberry Dolls are found exclusively at Sears. The special edition,  2016 Holiday doll, Noelle arrives for the holiday season. Dressed in a beautiful purple and silver outfit, she is ready for the … Continue reading

Apartment Building Security Guards leave Tenants Unsecured

Security Guards

We are supposed to feel safe, knowing our building has Security Guards patrolling the premises. Many do not.  The security guards don’t really do their job. Most times they are behind a locked closed-door. Should you happen to knock, they answer the door in a not so timely manner, like they were woken from a nap. Yes, they secure themselves but not the building. I definitely don’t feel secure with these apartment building Security Guards. Security Guards Duty There are many job descriptions for a security guard, but generally it … Continue reading

Remembrance Day vs Christmas

Remebrance Day vs Christmas

Now that November has arrived the debate begins, Remembrance Day vs Christmas.  Judgement begins towards those who choose Christmas. While most prefer to wait until after November 12,  some enjoy the holiday season and begin before the 11th. By starting the Christmas season early, people  are somehow being disrespectful to Veterans. That is just an opinion, there is no law. To disrespect someone is to act in an insulting way toward them. When you disrespect people, you think very little of them.   Respect is a way of treating or … Continue reading

Sharing Memories with AdoramaPix Photo Books

adoramapix photo books

When you have kids, you always seem to be taking endless photos of those special and not so special moments. Capturing those moments can leave us with thousands of photos. Mostly, photos are just stored on our phones or computers because we have just too many to print off.  AdoramaPix Photo Books are an easy solution for sharing those special pictures. AdoramaPix Photo Books Finding the right photos for was the easy part, putting them into a book was the hard part. Photo Book Features 5 different covers 18  sizes 1714 … Continue reading