Author Archives: Horseshoes

About Horseshoes

I am a mother, wife, educator, new blogger and social media junkie. Most who know me say I have a horseshoe placed strategically as I seem to win lots of things. This blog is to document my journey.


Oh boy was this a fun one! It is a rite of passage that nary a woman is unscathed from.  Although the time of onset is varied, the outcome is the same.  Women of the world can either jump in … Continue reading

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#rootsavedme L’Oreal Paris Root Cover Up

I have reached an age where ‘sparkles‘ in my hair are a common occurrence.  ‘Sparkles’ is the affectionate term my children use for the grey hair that tries to invade my medium brown hair. I recently received an Influenster Vox Box during … Continue reading

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#tryandregagnon Meal Replacement Bars

My family and I received a sample of the Nutriforme Decadent Fudge meal replacement bars courtesy of @ChickAdvisor to try and boy were we happy to do so!  These bars are produced by the Adrien Gagnon company. The wrapper was easy to … Continue reading

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Park Hyatt Toronto

I have been afforded the opportunity to travel to Toronto on many occasions in both my personal and professional life.  I had heard of the Hyatt name before and had even stayed at one of their hotels in Detroit at … Continue reading

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Thanks to @ChickAdvisor and @CND_Canada I was given the opportunity to review the new CND Vinyl Weekly Polish. I was given the products at no cost in exchange for a review. I was over the moon excited to try out … Continue reading

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Cupcakes for Easter

Easter weekend has been a blur of get togethers with family and friends with bits of great weather and a ton of laughs. Sun and laughter really are an amazing tonic for good health. My children and I were driving … Continue reading

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Conquering the Counter Clutter

Clutter happens. I recently posted this picture of my kitchen island counter on Facebook stating that this was one of my goals to tackle during March Break. My counter had become a catch-all and dumping zone for everything from grocery … Continue reading

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Home Tester Club

I love having the opportunity to test products for various companies online. The Home Tester Club is one that you may or may not be familiar with. You may know the Brand Power logo and commercials that you see on … Continue reading

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Last night I experienced yet another first in my life.  I attended my first #momondaysLondon event at the Western Fair Carousel Room.  I had no idea what to expect and went in with an open mind.  A friend of mine had … Continue reading

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Garnier Skin Active & Micellar Water

I was one of 500 lucky Canadian women to be chosen by @ChickAdvisor to test both of these products during their recent Garnier Canada campaign. Garnier SkinActive Clearly Brighter Brightening & Smoothing Moisturizer (from ChickAdvisor) If you’re concerned with the evenness of … Continue reading

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