What’s Your Starbucks Name?


My name is Fay, spelled exactly the way it sounds. Sometimes it's spelled incorrectly as "Faye", but that's not a huge deal.  So why, pray tell, do the baristas at Starbucks have to get so creative with my name?  My husband says they must do this on Continue Reading

Review: Begin Again Movie and OST


In recent memory, I hadn't watched a movie in a theatre that wasn't animated. When I heard that Adam Levine was starring in a movie called Begin Again, I didn't even consider seeing it before it was released to DVD. I'm a Maroon 5 fan but I figured Continue Reading

How I Got Paid to Buy Soap

Can you beat the price of free?  Yes, if you receive money back too!

If you have any remaining P & G Brandsaver coupons from the July newspaper insert, you've got a week left to use them before they expire. I took full advantage of the sale on Ivory soap at Food Basics. It costs $0.99 for three bars or one 221 mL Continue Reading

Why Nobody Else is Better than Ezra


Back in June, I was driving in my car when a commercial came on the radio for the Songwriters show at Niagara Fallsview Casino. When I heard that one of my favourite songwriters, Kevin Griffin from Better than Ezra (BTE), was going to be there I Continue Reading