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Emily Smith
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Get creative for Mother's Day! Sharing 7 Handmade Gifts that she'll actually like (and use!) #mothersdaygiftideas   #DIY  
The first Mother's Day after Little A. was born, my husband was out to sea, but I was surrounded by family and friends who honoured me and made that day incredibly special. I received my favourite ...
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Do you think this recipe has what it takes to win the Catelli Gluten Free Pastabilities Challenge? I hope so!!! #glutenfree   #pasta   #recipe   #foodblogger  
What does a bowl of pasta make you think of? Comfort food. Home. A glass of wine. Italy. Many moons ago, I visited the beautiful villages in Tuscany, Italy. I had the privilege of eating some of th...
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Asking for help isn't always easy, but GOOD surprises are! Watch what happens: http://bit.ly/1G3xbo5

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Do you have a #consciouscloset  ? H&M launches their new Conscious Exclusive Collection and makes adding conscious clothing to your wardrobe easier (and more fashionable) than ever! #HMConsciousCloset   #ConsciousCloset   #Ottawa   #News   #FashionBlogger  +H&M 
Hurry, there is still time to step into The Conscious Closet at Bayshore Shopping Centre. You have until April 30th to be treated to presentations from the team at ELLE Canada as well as enter to w...
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How often do you go to the dentist? #ProtectUrSmile   #oralhealth   #healthyliving   #family  
I tell Aiden to use his smile to change the world. He has a mega-watt smile, like most children do. It’s bright, sparkly, excited; inviting you to smile along with him. Abigail’s smile is the same ...
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Have you tried the New Garnier Ultra-Lift Miracle Sleeping Night Cream? I love how it hydrates my skin overnight and I wake up glowing (not greasy!) in the morning. #GarnierMircale   #BeautyBlogger   #BeautyProducts  
Small changes can go a long way. We hear this all the time, but putting it into practice can be easier said than done, right? I’ve challenged myself to make a few small changes this year. All of th...
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What kind of shorts are right for you? Plus 10 pretty patterned ones to choose from :)   #shortshorts   #fashion   #style   #shopping  
// Grab a soda and go way back - I mean, The Royal Teens way back. Who wears short-shorts? We wear short shorts, they're such short shorts, e like short shorts. Inspired? Well, whether you're a fan...
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Pick up the ingredients to make this sweet spring salad tonight: Strawberry  Pecan Salad with Maple Dressing #salad   #recipe   #foodblogger  
Who else is craving salads, now that the snow has melted? While during the cold months, I shiver at the thought of a cold, crisp salad - once warmer days hit, I've got salad on my mind. Person...
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Aiden shows you how to make Blueberry Coconut Peanut Butter Snack Bites today! #healthy   #snacks   #nobake   #recipes   #kidsactivities  
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Will you be wearing bright makeup this summer? Pops of cobalt blue liner, pink hued cheeks and passionate summer red lips are hot this season! #beauty   #fashion   #beautyblogger   #shopping  
// Bang! Let's skip over spring and head straight into summer, shall we? Ha, we've been waiting so long and I can tell you that here in Ottawa, Canada - we haven't had much of a spring at all. But ...
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Are you yay or nay for denim this spring? I'm sharing my jean jacket steal on the blog today! #denim   #fashion   #spring2015   #style   #shopping  
Like it or not, statement denim is hot right now and I don't just mean your favourite pair of jeans. Everything from denim jackets, shirts, dresses, and even accessories (I'm on the fence about den...
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#OTTAWA  Have you entered to #win  FREE tickets to The National Women's Show?! There's still time!!! #giveaway   #NWSOttawa   #OttCity  
Who's ready for a day full of fashion, food, beauty, wellness, dancing, shopping...and more! The National Women's Show is coming to Ottawa, April 11th and 12th - and you don't want to miss all the ...
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    Editor and Blogger, 2011 - present
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Proud wife + mama. Creator of gluten-free recipes, writer of lifestyle blog, The Best of this Life.
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Raw 'Neapolitan' Breakfast Parfait
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I'm on day two of the fully raw challenge and I decided to experiment a bit with breakfast this morning in the form of this heavenly jar of

Amee's Savory Dish: St. Patrick's Day Recipe Round-Up
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I made these feisty guys a few years ago and they were a big hit. If you married an Irish man, you know what I mean. ;) Another simple treat

Vow. Move. Live.
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Blogger. Volunteer. Doctor.

Online Sweepstakes and Contests
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One of the world's largest directories of online sweepstakes and contests. All sweepstakes listed here are free to enter.

Gluten Free for the Holidays
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The holidays are a time of food and gatherings, but when you can't enjoy certain foods it becomes extremely challenging. To make the holiday

The Best of this Life - The SITS Girls
www.thesitsgirls.com

Hi Girls! My name is Emily and I am the lady and voice of The Best of this Life. My blog is a loving home to many passions and is based on t

DIY Rattan Sphere Ornament Tutorial - Cherished Bliss
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An easy tutorial for a simple Rattan ornament tutorial to help you create a Rustic Christmas

Domesticated Momma
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Musings of a chic, sassy, suburban Momma. Being domestic in a digital world.

Raspberry Coconut Smoothie
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I love sipping on an afternoon treat that I know is fuelling my body with powerful nutrients. This smoothie is dairy-free and easy on the tu

Little Gems // Creative Wild Child + Giveaway
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We are beginning to put together a collection of nursery decor, small toys, baby clothes and the essentials. It's part of the nesting that b

Waiting for Tiny Feet
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It won't be too long before I'll be able to kiss your tiny little feet. The ones that kick about in my stomach and make me feel overwhelming

Amee's Savory Dish: Stuffed Baked Apples With Raisins and Coconut
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A Recipe Feature From The Best of This Life! Emily writes a wonderful blog that not only includes delicious and healthy recipes, but also gr

Growing up just means forgetting how to play
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Little A. could play all day. He is full of creativity and imagination, it overflows from him. Sometimes, I look at him and want to stop tim

Heart Warming Vegetable Beef Stew
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Under the glow of amber lights, in the comfort of our home, safe from the cool stormy winds rolling in - we ate heart warming stew. It did t

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Fall Days Ahead
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It's 11 celsius in Ottawa right now (52 F) - it's unseasonal. But that's the coming of Fall for you. Two days ago it was gorgeous Summer wea

Alpha Hydroxy Orange Exfoliator
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I shared this DIY exfoliator before (here) - but wanted to write about it again, since it really is such a wonderful natural beauty remedy.

Little Gems // Kindertype Prints + Giveaway
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After many years as a happy Etsy shopper, Rachel Swanson opened Kindertype in 2012. She designs prints featuring beautiful typography, moder

Mum + Bub Skin Care Collection
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Finding the right skin care can be tricky; finding the right skin care for baby can be even trickier. Their skin is so sensitive, delicate a

Falling in Love with Baby
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At what moment do you fall in love with the life growing inside of you? Is it when you first find out you are pregnant, the first ultrasound