Find of the Month: Hey Bébé!

This month’s find has year-round appeal, after all, there’s one born every minute! The Bébé line of products from Canadian retailer Fruits & Passion combines practical considerations – organic, sulphate-free, low fragrance – with the uber cute and extra uber affordable, making this a fantastic gift pick for those endless baby shower invites.

Little Monsters

Oh-so-squeezable and misunderstood, Toronto-based Monster Factory is out to prove their plushies are among the best choices for tots and adults alike.

Best In Bistro

It started with a toaster…got a pal with a gutsy approach to their kitchen decor? Check out Bodum’s sleek, super cheerful line of kitchenware – from appliances and accessories to gadgets and gizmos.

Island Paradise

Granola not cutting it for you? Check out Canadian-made Denman Island Chocolate for a slice of pure chocolately heaven, perfect as a treat for yourself…or a lucky friend in your life.

Gourmet Goddess

Get girlicious with Canadian-made superfood snacks from Girlnola. Healthy benefits, sweet rewards, and an affordable price point make this a special treat for every gal (or guy!) in your life.

Leather Goods

I confess, today’s retailer isn’t Canadian, but I did first encounter them in Canada…and it’s been a lusty leather love affair with their products ever since. Be prepared to be dazzled by their explosive colours, so-smooth-you-can-see-it materials, and innovative designs!

Housewarming Hunt

On the hunt for a perfect housewarming package? Check out, an affordable source for of-the-moment home accessories and furniture. Jump inside the post for a glimpse of a gift package I crafted for under $50!

Double Dippin’

Looking for a cheap & dirty gift to bring along to your next night out? Debi Does Dips is your worry-free potluck pal and hostess gift guru, based right here in Canada.

Last Minute Lover

Be a prince this Valentine’s Day and make like a frog to your nearest mall for some quick fixes to V-Day gift-giving dilemmas.

Navy Gap Republic

Well it’s about time…and while this isn’t exactly new news, it’s certainly exciting enough to warrant a post about how Old Navy, The Gap, and Banana Republic have finally opened up extensive, easy-to-navigate online shopping portals to wile your hours away.

Pop Goes The…

Here’s one less thing to stress about – the perfect stress-relieving gag gifts for your coworkers. Office Playground features tons of innovative, hilarious, affordable desk toys to share with your fave employees, clients, suppliers, and friends.

Fash Films

We’re on the cusp of fashion week! So get inspired with these homages to the fashion industry with this week’s Quick Picks – five fabulous flashy fash films.

Jogi the Distance

Trying to fit some fitness into your friend’s February? Check out Joe Fresh’s supremely cute and affordable line of Jogi workout gear, available in three ready-to-go fit kits to suit any workout plan.

Find Of Month: Nintendo 3DS

Love you some gaming (or know someone that does)? Consider the latest breakthrough technology launching on the market next month – the Nintendo 3DS, which allows you to immerse yourself in 3D gaming on the go. Place your preorders people, and your bets, for how long you’ll go without food, drink, and bathroom breaks just by becoming so addictive.

Toddlers & Terry-aras

Bundle up the babies in your life with Dwell Studios precious plush bath robes for a gift that will go for miles, just like the toddler you give it to.