What Makes Me Enter Contests and Giveaways

I have been entering contests for a few years now and giveaways for about a year, you never know when you might win something. I don’t just enter everyone I see, I have to be truly interested in winning the prize. If I don’t win, at least I have learned something about a new product or find another product I would find useful in everyday life. How do I know which ones to enter? I usually enter giveaways from other fellow Bloggers, who have a trusted name or a legitimate … Continue reading

Raising a Child in the World of Blogging

How can I find balance between raising my daughter, and trying to do the things I need to do (prepare meals, laundry, housework) and the things I like to do (read blogs, enter giveaways, hunt coupons). I didn’t think it would be a breeze, a little windy maybe, but I see a hurricane brewing..lol I have playtime, tv time and learning time for my daughter, so I feel after awhile of one activity it is my turn to sit back and do my thing while she plays. Yeah right, what … Continue reading

Speeding Cars and the Front Yard Fence

Our front yard is probably a bit bigger than the average Toronto yard compared to others I have seen, It is only several feet away from the street, but thankfully, we aren’t on a main street but just off of one, so there isn’t really much traffic except for people in the neighbourhood. Every now and then I squealing tires and honking horns can be heard in my somewhat quiet neighbourhood, where the speed limit is 40km but some feel the need to go 60km to get to the main street, … Continue reading