Did you ever take ballet lessons as a kid? I started lessons at around age 4, and though I gave it up around 7, I still remember the feeling of twirling around in my little pink slippers on the hardwood floor and the feeling graceful and beautiful. I still have a penchant for ballerina buns and ballet flats (of the Michael Kors variety) and I am now the proud mom of two daughters who are now dance obsessed. I must admit though, I do feel a tad wistful when I watch my oldest take her lessons. That’s why I was thrilled to have the opportunity to check out Oakville’s very own ballet fitness studio for adults- Barre Life.
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and to celebrate, SOHM and Cameron’s Brewing Company are giving away two free passes ($40 total value) to Cameron’s upcoming Comedy Cask Night on Feb.26!
Contest closes Thursday, Feb.11 at 8pm. Winner will be chosen at random from all eligible entries received from both social media accounts.
Update: Andrea A. who submitted her entry via our Facebook page, is the winner! Congratulations Andrea! Enjoy the comedy (and the beer!)
Halton Region has just been blanketed by its first layer of snow this season, outdoor holiday lights are being hung and kids everywhere are eagerly anticipating Santa’s arrival. If you (like me) cringe at the thought of taking your family to a crowded mall to wait in line for hours, burdened by heavy coats and squirmy kids, for your 30 second visit with Santa, take heart. There is another option.
Bronte Creek Provincial Park’s Victorian Christmas offers visitors the chance to experience an old-fashioned Christmas, complete with a year 1900 heritage home decked out for the holidays, traditional games, crafts, songs and activities (and baking!). In addition, visitors have the opportunity to visit a sweet little rustic cabin on the property, enticed by the smell of apple cider and the sounds of jingle bells and a a cheerful “ho ho ho” chuckle. Yes, Santa is in residence at Bronte Creek, and instead of this:
To celebrate the launch of SOHM, we are giving away a mini spa kit from Getting Back to Natural Living. Valued at $15, this custom kit includes: coconut foot soak, lip balm, lotion bar, Pinky Pink hand and foot cream and a bag of rose petals.
These products are all natural, with no harmful chemicals, additives, SLS or parabens. Check out my review here if you missed it.
Want to create a DIY spa day at home with your kids? Need some pampering yourself and don’t want to share? No judgement here!
To enter, leave a comment below, check out our Facebook page or tweet to @SOHM_Ash using hashtag #SOHM
Contest closes November 8 at 8pm local time.