I think it must be a good sign that I really had to rack my brain to think of some of my worst buys over the years. I like to think I am a smart consumer. I tend to do research before I buy something, whether I look it up online or ask a trusted… Continue reading Worst Buys
Last Tuesday, Doug and I visited “La Favorita” restaurant in the Ottawa neighbourhood of Little Italy. I had given Doug a groupon gift certificate to La Favorita for Christmas and it was our first time visiting the restaurant. For anyone who has never used Groupon, I’ll explain how it works. Groupon is a website where… Continue reading La Favorita Italian Restaurant
Recently, my brother asked me “What are your best buys?” My answer included a list of various possessions I had which I considered to be of good value and therefore a worthwhile investment. A week or so later, after a bad experience with chicken wieners, I started to compose a mental list of “Things I… Continue reading Best Buys
That’s what they said when I watched the news tonight. Today’s snow storm has brought lots of fresh white powder to cover up the dirty snow and slippery ice from last week. I spent much of today at a fundraiser for the library in Smiths Falls. Doug and I were on a team with some… Continue reading The Worst Storm of the Year?
Sharing a few pictures and just general updates tonight on the blog. It has been a BUSY weekend over here, but that’s the way I like them. We jam-packed lots into our weekend and it has been productive, relaxing, and I’m ready for the week ahead (I think?!) I bought this overnight mask a couple… Continue reading My Life Lately
Lots of photos to share on today’s post!! I have pictures of a few things I did during the holidays as well as a little of this and that. I always look forward to Winter Getaway with my friends. It’s great to get away and relax with people, especially those that I don’t see… Continue reading Holiday Re-cap
Happy Holidays to all! I will be posting another day about various things I got up to during the holiday season..however today, I am focusing on the deals and steals that are on this weekend and for the first week of 2017. Pineapple – 2.47 Uncle Ben’s Bistro rice – 3/$7 (We buy these because… Continue reading December 30 – Grocery Flyer Roundup