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The Friday Five 20.12.13

As we move into a new year, content on the web becomes richer and more abundant.  We thought we’d start a curated weekly list for you of our favourite picks of the week.  Announcing the Friday Five. We’ll scour the ...
 
Shopping Reviews
 
Honda Odyssey Vacuum
Honda Odyssey Vacuum
Honda Odyssey Vacuum

The Day I Put A Christmas Tree in a Honda Odyssey

If you ask what the biggest obstacle is for just about any Mom, keeping the car clean will be near the top of her list. We’ve sent people to the moon, can photograph a cheque to deposit it into a bank account and yet no c...
 
Travel
 
Nova Star Cruises
Nova Star Cruises
Nova Star Cruises

Nova Star Cruises Ferry Will Connect Nova Scotia and Maine

I remember as a little girl growing up in Halifax the annual back-to-school shopping trips to New England.  We took the ferry and it was incredibly exciting.  But then the ferry was no more.  All that has changed with a fabulou...

 
Kids
 
Tips for Getting Toys the Kids Really Want
Tips for Getting Toys the Kids Really Want
Tips for Getting Toys the Kids Really Want

7 Tips for Getting Toys the Kids Really Want

I’m one of those moms who shops all year long. I buy things on sale and fun items fill the cupboards in the spare bathroom. By the time wrapping week comes around in December, the gifts have trickled into the bathtub, hidden un...
 
Contests
 
gethiyu
gethiyu
gethiyu

Hiyu Grocery App Giveaway

Where have you been all my life?! UrbanMommies just discovered the cool Hiyu grocery app.  Vegan? Paleo? Gluten-free? No problem. Hiyu is the app for all things grocery: Discover, Share + Organize. We all make choices about the...
 
Contests
 
Fuelling Your Holiday
Fuelling Your Holiday
Fuelling Your Holiday

Fuelling Your Holiday Road Trip Giveaway

Aah – the holiday road trip.  Singing songs, ‘Are we there yet?’, potty breaks and car snacks. What could be better? Perhaps happy kids, free gas, an auto safety kit and some gratis AIR MILES reward miles? Wel...

 
Contests
 
Xlya SkinnyBaking
Xlya SkinnyBaking
Xlya SkinnyBaking

Skinny Baking with Xyla

Having a panic attack about holiday cookie exchanges and holiday baking? Or are you more worried about the calories and December weight gain? Maybe we can help with both. Did you know there’s a great new sugar substitute ...
 
Contests
 

5 Tips for Getting to Sleep (with Contest)

Trouble catching some Zzz’s? Febreze is here to help!  Achieving the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep each night isn’t always easy. To help you get back to a healthy sleeping routine, Febreze is introducing the NEW Feb...