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  • Smarter grocery shopping

    If you’re a member of any mom’s Facebook groups, you’re probably very familiar with the “what does your family spend on groceries each month?” posts. Usually, the original poster is hoping to figure out if they’re spending more or less than the average household, or for tips on how to make their dollar stretch further […]

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  • Vintage Portland

    While in Portland recently I stumbled across the best vintage shop I’ve ever been in. Vintage Pink has awesome stuff, gorgeously merchandised and incredibly affordable. And me, with no way to get anything home to Alberta. A Portland road trip (with uHaul) is in my future.    

  • Craft
  • Divine Shopping & Upcycling

    There’s a funky little local store in Airdrie I always check out when I’m looking for a unique gift for someone or inspiration for my house. Cre8ive Ways offers upcycled, recycled artisan items, thrift shop type finds and handmade items of all manners. They also offer craft classes for kids and adults, and birthday parties too. […]

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  • Thrifting Thursday #3

    I can absolutely see myself becoming a picker in my retirement years. When I have the luxury of time at my disposal, I want to spend my days in secondhand shops and hunting down garage sales, buying items to resell. My favourite picker is ThriftCore – I love the things she finds and have bought […]