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Emily Smith
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How are you getting active this weekend? #fitnessfriday   #sweatpink   #fitfam   #letsdothis  
Are you jumping for joy this spring? My family and I are outdoorsy folk and we love to play, jump and frolic outside  - and being in the open air is a great place to knock out a quic...
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Just in time for spring + easter: Try my Chopped Cauliflower Salad!! Head on over to +Linen Chest Blog for the recipe: http://lcliving.ca/chopped-cauliflower-salad-recipe/   #salad   #recipe   #healthyfood   #foodphotography  
Cauliflower is the new kale. It’s even been dubbed the vegetable of 2015. Whether you jumped on the cauliflower band wagon last year, or are new to discover all the amazing dishes you can make …
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SPRING into a full bodyweight workout for #fitnessfriday  :)  Happy Spring! #fitfam   #sweatpink   #exercise  
Spring is finally here and to celebrate it at The Best of this Life we are doing a full bodyweight workout to shake off the cold. Here in the Smith household we love being outside but it gets prett...
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Happy St-Patrick's Day Foodie Friends! Enjoy these Vanilla Cupcakes xox   #stpatricksday   #glutenfree   #cupcakes  
Happy St-Patrick's Day! Hope you are having a fun day. Around here, we are turning foods green, giving our part-Irish kids lots of kisses and having a cupcake party.  Little A. sure loves this...
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Have you ever done the bear crawl? Inspired by my 15 month old, it's the latest addition to our workout routines!   #fitnessfriday   #fitfam   #exercise  
Hi readers! I've got a new (old) workout for you to try this #fitnessfriday -  I love working out, but I don't like to do the same routine everyday. As important as some exercises are, there a...
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These are so much fun for kids to make! #playingwithfood   #recipe   #glutenfree   #cookies  
When I saw this idea floating around pinterest, I knew I wanted to recreate the fun for my Little One! I didn't have bananas on hand, but I did have a batch of freshly baked oatmeal choco...
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Are you looking for a new travel or city stroller? Check out the new Nuna PEPP lightweight stroller! Abigail is giving us her review on the blog today ;)   #stroller   #babygear   #review   #nuna  
Abigail is 15 months old and full of beans! She wiggles, squirms, and climbs just about anything. A sturdy, comfortable stroller is a must for this girl - especially one that works well for city tr...
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Pour a cup of coffee and read this adorable love story! You never know when you're going to meet the person!   #sharingMYlovestory   #love   #lifestyle   #blogger  
First of all, I am not a mushy, gushy romantic one bit. And like most love stories, mine is far from your traditional Cinderella fairy tale. However, mine did happen to coincide perfectly with the ...
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Are you shopping for new makeup? Try these looks for spring!
#beauty   #beautyblogger   #makeup   #spring2015  
There are lots of hot new beauty looks inspired from this season's runway. Some are more practical to wear than others. Today, I'm sharing five of my favourite ways to be on point this spring - eas...
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+Minted Spring Event is on! Save 15% off your purchase...and read why Thank you cards are important!   #gratitude   #sale   #shopping   #minted  
Is the thank you card obsolete? No way! In a technologically driven world you might opt for a quick TY tweet instead, but when it comes to saying thank you - a thank you note stands alone. What's t...
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Do you like Irish Soda Bread? Try this #glutenfree   Buckwheat version!! It's SO yummy :)   #irish   #recipe   #breadrecipes  
Today is the day before Saint Patrick's Day, but more importantly, it's my Mom's birthday!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOM!We're so blessed to have you in our lives and we love you so much! We're off to see h...
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We're giving away a jar of BUBS + BITS for your most delicate skin (the whole family can use!). Enter on the blog!   #skincare   #beauty   #natural  
We've been chatting a lot this month about skincare - and that's because March is a transitional month for your skin. We're still experiencing the dry cold of winter. As we wait for the warmer...
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    Editor and Blogger, 2011 - present
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Love Life. Live Well. Share the Beauty: bestofthislife.com
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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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Gorgeous hubby + baby boy!
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Brooklyn - Norfolk - Montreal
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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