Reminder ~ Enter to Win a 4 Night Trip to LA to See Bryan Adams

Trip to LA

  Zoomer Magazine is giving away a pair of tickets to the Bryan Adams concert in Los Angeles...and that’s not all! In addition to the concert, you will also get to meet Adams during an unforgettable meet-and-greet experience. (I am so jealous!) Here’s what the winner will receive: Round trip economy airfare for two persons to Los Angeles, California (the “Destination”) from one of the following major Canadian airports (Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina, … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Win the trip of a Lifetime ~ A Night with Bryan Adams in Los Angeles

Trip to LA

You could not have been a girl growing up in Canada in the 80's and not been in love with Bryan Adams I cannot count the number of times I have danced, with my now husband, to Straight from the Heart, (Everything I Do) I Do It For You and Heaven!  And who doesn't know every single word of the Adams' mega hits Straight From The Heart, Summer of '69, Run to You, Please Forgive Me, and Cuts Like a Knife?  I know I sure do!  Good! Unfortunately, I live in the middle of nowhere, … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Ask the Pharmacist & You May Win a $100 SDM GC

Ask the Pharmacist

  As I am sure you are aware, the value of the Canadian dollar has been rapidly decreasing. For years, the Canadian and US dollar had been roughly at par, fluctuating a few cents above and below. But that is no longer the case.  The value of the Canadian dollar has decreased, and we recently hit a 30 year low!   Because of the low value of the Canadian dollar, many people have altered their travel plans and are foregoing US for other travel destinations, such as the … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ #MySweetValentine $400 PayPal Giveaway {Open WW}


  The excitement of the holidays are behind us and we are smack, dab, in the midst of the dog-days of winter. With more than six long weeks of winter still ahead, I think we could all use something to look forward to. How would you feel about 400 things to look forward to? What if I told you it was a chance to win a whopping $400.00 USD in the #MySweetValentine giveaway? Now that is something to warm you up on a cold winter night! Welcome to #MySweetValentine Giveaway!    This cash … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Spooktacular Halloween Must Haves {w/Hallmark Giveaway}

Spooktacular Halloween Must Haves

Autumn is definitely in the air. Pumpkins are popping up all over our neighbourhood, we've pulled out our wool sweaters, the leaves are changing colour and nearly every store you enter has an abundance of tempting candy on display. This can all mean only one thing...Halloween is on its way.  Witches, ghosts and pumpkins, oh my!  It is easy to get into the Halloween spirit with all the Spooktacular Halloween Must Haves available from Hallmark! This year, Hallmark is the perfect place to buy … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Safely Hiking New Brunswick’s Fundy Coastline {$750 #WoodsExplorer Giveaway}


My family and I love to get out at least a couple of times each year and enjoy the rugged beauty of Canada's majestic Fundy shoreline. We are fortunate to live in relative proximity to many provincial parks, as well as Fundy National Park, Fundy Trail, Cape Enrage and the Fundy Footpath. Hiking is one of the most popular activities in Fundy National Park and with over 100 kilometers of trails, your favorite beach, river valley, or waterfall is just waiting to be discovered! Fundy's trails … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Canadian Beef Twitter Party ~ August 18th at 8PM ET {& McDonald’s Giveaway}

Canadian Beef Twitter Party

This summer has been so beautiful, I want it to go on and on. I can hardly believe we are already more than halfway through August. However, instead of getting down about the approaching end to summer, I plan to make the most of the remaining sunny days and long evenings! It is so nice to be able to spend lots of time outside. We love most outdoor activities like gardening, camping, travel, family dinners and of course barbecuing! We have a brand new shiny barbecue this year and have put … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ President’s Choice #GuidingStarsCA $150 GC Giveaway


  As I mentioned in a couple earlier posts, I am writing a four-part series on the #PCGuidingStars program. Part One invited you to, Follow My Journey with the Loblaws #‎GuidingStarsCA‬ #‎PCStars‬ Program -  I explained that like many of us, I am increasingly aware of what goes into my body and I am striving to eat a healthier diet, not only for myself, but for my family too. In the post I talked about my discovery of the Guiding Stars® Program at Loblaws® stores and how I am in … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Love the Great Outdoors? Become a #WoodsExplorer {w/$450 Prize Pkg}


Anyone who knows me is well aware of my love for camping and the great outdoors. If I had my way (which I don't always, I would be camping every vacation and every weekend in the summer. I always tell my family that I was born one hundred or one hundred and fifty years too late. I would have loved traveling the country in a covered wagon and settling in a small house by a river, somewhere in the middle of nowhere. If you love spending your summer vacation in the great outdoors, … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ It’s Easy to #GreenYourRoutine {w/$125 Green Prize Pkg Giveaway}


Worried about your impact on the environment?  Do you want to #GreenYourRoutine ?  It's not as difficult as you may think.  Lindsay at Maman Loup's Den wants to help girls and women to #GreenYourRoutine .  To find out how easily you can green your routine, check out  Maman Loup's Den full post! Don't forget to enter the giveaway below for your chance to win a Green Your Routine Prize Pack valued at more than $125.00! The $127 CAD Green Routine Prize Pack consists of:  - Two (2) … [Read more...]

There is No Tooth Fairy for Pets ~ This and Other #DentalPetFacts


About eighteen months ago, we decided our lone (and lonely) kitty needed a friend, so we adopted a beautiful little cat from a cat rescue program. This poor little kitty had endured horrendous abuse and was little more than skin and bones.  Although she was full-grown, the vet estimated her age to be about two years, she only weighed just a little over 3 pounds. I am happy to tell you, she is now the most loving (and loved) pet on the planet! She has more than doubled her weight and now … [Read more...]

CLOSED ~ One for One, For All ~ #TOMSforTarget is Helping Those in Need! {$150 Giveaway}


#TOMSforTarget ~ Listen up, Target and TOMS enthusiasts, because I have some amazing news that is going to knock your socks off! Target and TOMS are teaming up on a limited-edition collection for the holidays. Not only will you find pieces you’ll want to give – and get – but for each item purchased, you’ll be helping someone in need. #TOMSforTarget features more than 50 items, each under $50, and will be available at all Target stores in the U.S. and Canada, as well as on November … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Haunting Halloween Must Haves! {w/Hallmark Giveaway}

Haunting Halloween Must Haves

Witches, ghosts and pumpkins, oh my!  It is easy to get into the Halloween spirit with all the spooktacular Haunting Halloween Must Haves available from Hallmark! From door B-O-O bunting to autumn themed napkin baskets and Hauntingly Hangable Door Decor to a Trick-or-Treater Greeter you will find everything you need to decorate your home this Halloween. I am loving the cute B-O-O Door Bunting, the Halloween Door Frame Decor and the sweet Pumpkin Personalities Decoration Kit. The … [Read more...]

~ CLOSED ~ Win a 16GB iPad Mini w/Case {Canada, Ends 10/31}

iPad Mini

Older Mommy Still Yummy has teamed up with a small group of Canadian bloggers to offer you the chance to win a white, 16GB iPad mini.  And bonus, we have also thrown in a great carrying case to protect you iPad! This giveaway was organized by the super talented Extreme Couponing Mom.  Be sure to check out her blog for some awesome couponing info! Sponsored by: Frugal Mom Eh, More Than Your Average Mom, Ninja Mommers, Maple Leaf Mommy, Family Food and Travel, Little Miss Kate & Co., Moms … [Read more...]