About Jenn Gill

Jenn is a work-from-home mama, word wizard, and photography enthusiast; living in the Lower Mainland, BC, with her husband and two young daughters. Whether it be online or at the local farmers market, she loves to shop. She's well-known for scouring packaging labels for a business address or "Made in Canada" sticker, and gets giddy at the discovery of new (or new-to-her) Canadian products.

Black Friday Weekend & Cyber Monday Deals From Canadian Stores (Ad)

Black Friday Weekend and Cyber Monday Deals from Canadian Stores DEPARTMENT STORES: Deals at Hudson’s Bay: (Ends 11/29) Cyber Monday Sale! Extra $25 off your $175 purchase. Plus, FREE SHIPPING no minimum purchase. Use code: CYBER (11/18-11/29) Save an extra 20% off TOPMAN clearance (11/18-11/29) Save an extra 20% off TOPSHOP clearance (11/25-11/28) Hurry end […]

Black Friday Weekend & Cyber Monday Deals on Clothing & Accessories at Canadian Shops (Ad)

BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND AND CYBER MONDAY DEALS ON CLOTHING, FOOTWEAR & ACCESSORIES, AT CANADIAN STORES: Cyber Monday 30% off EVERYTHING at Jean Machine. Online only. Use Code CYBER30 at checkout. Save on winter jackets, dresses, accessories, denim and more. Shop brands Silver Jeans Co, Guess Jeans, Yoga Jeans + more. Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sale: 30% Off Sitewide at […]

Canned Critters for Christmas

What on Earth are Canned Critters? No need to worry that this is some bizarre new food trend! Canned Critters are uniquely packaged stuffed animal toys made by Northern Gifts Inc., and one of my top picks for gifting this holiday season. They’re available in a multitude of animal species, but my personal favourites are those […]

EH Canada’s Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Welcome to EH Canada’s third annual Holiday Gift Guide! We have had so much fun searching far and wide over the past couple of months for unique Christmas gift ideas from Canadian brands, and are pretty excited to share what we’ve discovered. This page offers an overview of the businesses that make and/or sell the Canadian products that we want to gift […]

Canadian Living’s 60-Day Holiday Countdown Giveaway (2016)

It seems that a few people have been carried to our site in search of this year’s Canadian Living Holiday Countdown giveaway, as we shared information about the 2014 contest. While we don’t often promote the giveaways of other sites anymore, I thought that I would share some information (and a link) to this year’s Canadian Living 60-Day […]

Are You Prepared for the Next Time Your Child Gets Sick or Hurt?

This post was sponsored by the makers of Children’s Tylenol ®, but the opinions expressed are my own. Choosing the right medication for your child’s symptoms can be confusing on the best of days. Standing in the medicine aisle of the grocery store at 10:45 pm trying to sort it out – when the pharmacist […]

Canadian Authors: Halloween Books For Kids

Last week I browsed my kids’ book shelves and pulled out all of the fall and Halloween-themed storybooks that we own. It turns out we don’t have very many, so I got to browsing online for Halloween books written by Canadian authors, and thought I’d share with you a list of the stories that I’m particularly excited to […]

Halloween Howler Club Crawl 2016 Hits 16 Cities Across Canada {Giveaway}

Why go to only one Halloween party when you can go to four? Spanning 16 cities across Canada, Student Tours Halloween Club Crawl 2016 will take over 15,000 club crawlers to the best Halloween night club venues in their town – with VIP access! A Halloween Howler Club Crawl 2016 pass includes: Party bus transportation between […]

Canadian Author Mélanie Watt Creates Fun and Funny Books for Kids

For a couple of days now my 8 year old daughter has been rambling on excitedly about a book read during library time at school this week. “You’ve got to see it mom. It’s called Chester, and it’s soooo funny! It’s written by the same person who makes the Scaredy Squirrel books too!” This post contains affiliate […]

Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge to Arrive in BC, Canada Tomorrow

On the afternoon of Saturday September 24, 2016, the Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge will arrive in Victoria, BC, for an eight day tour that will take them through British Columbia and the Yukon. Accompanying them will be their two children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte. British Columbians will have their first opportunity to greet William, […]