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Why you should use Granite Gold Sealer Wipes for your Natural Stone Counters

Why You Should Use Granite Gold Sealer Wipes® for your Natural Stone Countertop + Giveaway

This review is brought to you by Granite Gold®. All opinions are my own. Why You Should Use Granite Gold Sealer Wipes® for your Natural Stone Countertop + Giveaway Want to keep your granite counters looking as gorgeous as the day you installed them? There are three major things you need to watch out for: …

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Inexpensive & Classy Birthday Party Ideas for Adults (The Definitive Guide)

This new guide will show everything you need to know about hosting an inexpensive birthday party idea for adults. First, I’ll show WHAT makes a great party! Then, we’ll talk inexpensive yet fun party themes for adults! Finally, we’ll give you some ideas for places to have your birthday party if you don’t want to …

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Monitor Your Whole House in Vivid Deal with This Creative Live Cam + Giveaway

This post is brought to you by Creative Labs. Looking for a way to monitor everything from your baby to your pets anytime, anywhere and in vivid detail without spending a fortune? I’ve found your answer, or rather, it found me! We partnered with Creative Live! to share their Cam IP SmartHD Wi-Fi Home Video Monitoring …

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Keep track of all your kids' stuff this summer with Name Bubbles! Enter for a chance to win a $50 gift card!

NameBubbles Are Parents’ Must-Have Accessory of the Season +$100 Name Bubbles Gift Card Giveaway!

Thank you Name bubbles for sponsoring this giveaway! If you want to sponsor giveaways, send us an email at: info@ourfamilyworld.com If you’re sending your kids to summer camp this year or planning any beach or theme park trips, we have THE must-have accessory of the season for you. They’re called Name Bubbles, and they make …

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Get Ready, Get Set – Garden! Your 7-Step Spring Gardening Checklist

  Ready, set, garden! Don’t have a green thumb? No worries! Our spring gardening checklist, courtesy of Chris Molnar of CatesGarden.com, will help even the worst gardener grow something beautiful! Read on to check out his tips! Your 7-Step Spring Gardening Checklist Affiliate links included below. Spring is finally here! No, really. It is. I …

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11 Surprisingly Simple Money Savers & Organizing Hacks for a Better Life & Planet

These days, it’s not enough to just find organizing hacks to save time, we also want to help keep our planet “people friendly” for our future generations. When you can combine money or time-saving hacks with ways to reuse things you already have or reduce your use of natural resources, you’re saving two birds with one …

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Feel the Love for this Vanilla Peppermint Valentine’s Day Salt Scrub Recipe

  Looking for an amazing Valentine’s Day salt scrub that will have you feeling refreshed and confident before your hot date night? Our Vanilla Peppermint salt scrub couldn’t be easier to make! Listen, I know that the powers that be got together and decided peppermint was just a holiday scent and flavor. From November to December, we’re …

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Holiday Tips from Sarah Baeumler + OxiClean Giveaway, Canada Only

  Today we have another amazing giveaway for you, plus we’re sharing a few really great holiday tips from HGTV’s Sarah Baeumler to help you with all your decorating and guest prepping this season! Let’s check them out! Holiday Tips from Sarah Baeumler Design Tips: Simplicity is key: When it comes to decorating, less is more! Over decorating is …

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Stop wasting time vacuuming! Save Time & clean easier with the iRobot Roomba 761 Vacuum Cleaning Robot! Check out our review of this amazing robot vacuum!Stop wasting time vacuuming! Save Time & clean easier with the iRobot Roomba 761 Vacuum Cleaning Robot! Check out our review of this amazing robot vacuum!

Save Time & Clean Easier with the iRobot Roomba 761 Vacuum Cleaning Robot

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Make your home exterior beautiful! Give your home a modern look with the colorful home siding options at James Hardie. #JamesHardieDifference

Color Your Home Exterior With Siding Options From James Hardie #JamesHardieDifference

This post and images are brought to you by James Hardie. All opinions are our own. Fall weather always has me thinking about home repairs and upgrades especially when it comes to protecting the exterior of my home. I want my house to look chic while still keeping some of those character elements I fell …

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Coolest Tech For Outdoor Entertaining

Make Your Parties a Blast with the Coolest Tech For Outdoor Entertaining

Warmer temperatures mean that it is time to think about the Coolest Tech For Outdoor Entertaining. From barbecues with friends and family, to fun community block parties these pieces will be perfect to keep your guests happy and the party hopping. Transition from a casual afternoon with your favorite grilled foods to a fun evening …

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Surprise Co-Workers & Friends with Seasonal Treats to Kick of Holiday Cheer

Surprise Co-Workers & Friends with Seasonal Treats to Kick of Holiday Cheer! #BICMerryMarking #PeachParfait

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Spread cheer this holiday season by committing random acts of Merry Marking with BIC Mark-It™! The super cool markers that make things like organizing paperwork and labeling boxes so much more colorful created a spectacular booklet …

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Wash It

Save Money on Laundry with Wash It Detergent-Less Laundry Solution #gowashit

This post is brought to you by Wash It, a Detergent-Less Laundry Solution. All opinions are our own. Ever feel like you’re literally dumping money down the drain every time you do your laundry? Think about it: you spend money on the best possible laundry detergent to clean your clothes, then two weeks later, you’re …

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DecoratingSmall places

Make Your Small Spaces Gorgeous with these Decorating Tips!

Decorating small spaces often requires a little creativity and furniture that is designed creatively. Do away with non-functional pieces and begin looking at furniture differently. Think beyond the product description! For example: A slim sofa table with storage can be a TV console, added space in a small kitchen, or bedroom dresser. I found several …

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Lysol® No-Touch Antibacterial Hand Soap System: No more cleaning the soap dispenser

Do you love outdoor summer activities but don’t enjoy the messes? Well, the Lysol® No-Touch Antibacterial Hand Soap System will make mess cleaning easier and fun. Summer is about outdoor play for the kids and BBQ meals for the family. After a long Canadian winter, we are always eager to fire up the grill and …

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Merry Christmas From OurFamilyWorld to Your Family World!

All of us at OurFamilyWorld want to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas! We are taking off to spend time with our families. We’ll be back on December 27th with more great articles! We are all so grateful to have such wonderful readers. Enjoy the time with your families!  

Fireworks Safety for the familiy

Fireworks Safety Tips: Keeping Families Safe on Canada Day and 4th of July

Following fireworks safety tips are important if you want to make it through the holidays unscathed! With Canada Day and the 4th of July around the corner, the majority of North America will be celebrating during the whole first week of July! That means fun family picnics, delicious food and, of course, fireworks! While fireworks …

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Repurposing Children's Furniture with Chalkbaord Paint

Repurposing Children’s Items Series: Using Chalkboard Paint to Repurpose Children’s Furniture

You may already have the staples to a great children’s bedroom or playroom, such as chairs, beds, and dressers. But suppose you are wanting to give your child’s room a little pizzazz or face lift? If it is not in your budget, you may be tempted to just keep things as they are. But guess …

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Remodeler After Featured

Use the Virtual Remodeler to Select the Correct Vinyl Siding for Your Home

This post brought to you by Royal Building Products. All opinions are 100% mine. For over 40 years Royal Building Products has manufactured and distributed leading materials for home remodeling as well as the building and municipal construction markets. Their customers are loyal because of the company’s commitment to quality, innovation and their relationships with …

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Top 5 Safest Family Cars

Top 5 Safest Family Cars

Cars have to be able to get us from one place to another as safely as possible and few people have more journeys to make than parents of young children. Whether you are on the hectic, daily school run, collecting them from a visit to a friend’s house, dropping them in town or driving them …

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Royal Building Products: Products For a Beautiful Home

This post brought to you by Royal Building Products. All opinions are 100% mine. Royal Building Products is a subsidiary of Georgia Gulf Corporation (NYSE: GCC.) For over 40 years, they have manufactured and distributed high-quality materials for home remodeling, building and municipal construction markets. Their products include: vinyl siding Trim Soffit Rain Ware Mouldings …

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Blurb’s Custom Planners and Photo Books Make Great Holiday Gifts!

Give a personal gift this holiday with Blurb’s Custom Planners and Photo Books. Make a date with your creative side and make the perfect gift for family & friends or even yourself! Our beautifully designed photo book and weekly planner templates allow you to create a professional–looking, yet personal, gift for yourself or family, friends, …

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PHOTOS ON CANVAS–Easy Canvas Prints

Recently, I was asked to do a review of Easy Canvas Prints. I wondered what exactly is Easy Canvas Prints? The name certainly was a clue. You upload a photograph from your computer that then is converted into a quality picture on canvas ready to hang or place in your favorite holder. How easy is the ordering process? Why would I even want a canvas print? Let’s take a quick look at the process.

Homemade Games for Girls

Let’s have some homemade fun with some games for girls. Girls love to create and play so this can naturally lead to some fun games for girls. Some of the best times playing are when girls not only create games, but also get to play with them over and over. Read More

Summer Crafts for Kids

You want your kids away from the televisions and off the game systems, but with record temperatures outside and some down time inside, you might be at a loss of things to do this summer. Your older children, however, will be interested in simple things like crafts for kids or coming up with their own …

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Life Choices Food Review

Recently I had the pleasure of choosing a product for the purpose of doing a food review.  And was introduced for the first time, to a Canadian Food Company called Life Choices.  Are you like me?  I have many days filled with worry about what my family is eating.  My husband asked me to choose one of his favorite dinner items: breaded chicken burgers. READ …

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