What Makes A Frugal And Fun Weekend?

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It’s 6AM and I awaken to the squeak of my bedroom door being launched open, then a cat thudding onto the bed and a fuzzy, purring face in mine. If my cat Maggie could speak English, I am sure it would be an endless repetition of “Feed me, feed me, feed me, please feed me, […]

Friday Link Love: Rejoining the World

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No, this is not confessions of a recluse; I am most certainly not that. Have you ever had a time in your life where you disengage from the world a bit? You step back from all the noise to gather yourself and quite possibly, hide? I’ve been doing that for about a year now and […]

Five Funny Finance Pins

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Let’s have some fun today! I was floating around Pinterest recently and came across some funny financial pins. You know, those financial faux pas that only your bestie would let tell you right to your face to stop doing or start.  Have a fantastic Wednesday! What are some of your fave Pins?

Surviving A Trip To One Of Toronto’s Most Fashionable Shopping Malls

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It’s the time of year again when tennis comes back to Toronto and I curse the organizers for having the volunteer orientation at one of Toronto’s most fashionable malls – Yorkdale Shopping Centre. Yorkdale is every fashionista’s dream come true with stores like Tory Burch, Tiffany’s, Kate Spade, Holt’s, Salvatore Ferragamo and the list goes […]

Friday Link Love: Cars, Networking and Beauty


Happy Friday! With all the focus on fitness, finances and career, it’s been taking away from blogging. Throw in there a bit of dating and I feel like Elastigirl from The Incredibles being stretched everywhere. The good news is that I’m making progress in all the aforementioned areas and I’m super excited. You know when […]

Spenderella, Money Looks Better In The Bank Not On Your Feet


Spenderella adored the feel of the supple white leather pumps on her feet; they made her feel like a real princess and a lady. The boost of confidence she felt made her want to strut around like royalty, they were perfect. She turned, whirled, and posed in front of the mirror, wanting more than ever […]

Friday Link Love: What a Unique Week


I am in email bliss. It’s not a marketers dream of course, unsubscribing from virtually all emails I get from retailers, but it’s done and it is heaven! It usually takes time to kick in when you unsubscribe, but when it does; you have a week like the one I just did. No constant bombardment […]