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Local Spotlight! Vogue: Students Strike a Pose for Charity

Local Spotlight! Vogue: Students Strike a Pose for Charity
Books & Nooks is honoured to be a sponsor for this year's Vogue Charity Fashion Show 🤩🧡. In these difficult times it is more important than ever to take a look at your communities and do what you can to help support initiatives for charity and the less fortunate.

Local Spotlight! You're so Vain...You Probably Think This Blog is About You

Local Spotlight! You're so Vain...You Probably Think This Blog is About You
The Vanity Club is a subscription-based business that are for both men and women.

Local Spotlight! Organized Jane

Local Spotlight! Organized Jane
Jane Stoller is a Swiss-Canadian author, speaker, university instructor, and life-biz organizer. 

Local Spotlight! Kathleen Parisien Wants to Take You on an Adventure!

Local Spotlight! Kathleen Parisien Wants to Take You on an Adventure!

Free your imagination through an amazing travel diary called Citizen of the World, A Guide to Adventure and Self Discovery! 

Local Spotlight! Meet The Maker Behind Birch Jewellery

Local Spotlight! Meet The Maker Behind Birch Jewellery
Books & Nooks believes in strong community ties and supporting local business and entrepreneurs. Local Spotlight! is a series we run on our Mis...

Local Spotlight! CDN Retro

Melanie Girard

Books & Nooks believes in strong commmunity ties and supporting local business and entrepreneurs. Local Spoltlight! is a new series we will be running on our MishMash blog. Please message me if you would like to be featured.

I had the opportunity to interview a great friend and entrepreneur Melanie Girard. Melanie is the owner of CDN Retro, an upcoming fashion design house with local roots. 

Tips to Surviving the Holidays

Tips to Surviving the Holidays
Don’t fret my friends, for I have put together this handy list of tips, 10 tips to be exact to get you through the holidays like a champ!

All I Want For Christmas… is Me

All I Want For Christmas… is Me
Ah, the holidays… the time of resolutions! It’s the point in the calendar where you review the last year and decide to do things differently for the next. You are going to the gym! You will eat better. You’ll resolve that issue with that relative or friend. You’ll decide to care less about the things you care too much about now. All well and good! I support you. Assumpta supports you. We’ve got your back. Might I interject for a moment to offer you some advice?

Lazy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Lazy Chocolate Chip Cookies
If you are like me, between work, keeping kids entertained through this pandemic, house work...who has time for baking, right???

Enjoy Your Fortress of Solitude

Enjoy Your Fortress of Solitude

The past few weeks have felt surreal, sometimes it feels like I am living in the twilight zone with all the chaos happing around the world.

Watching the news daily to keep ourselves updated with COVID-19 can become very overwhelming, discouraging and flat out SCARY!!!!

Jamaica...Ya Mon!

Jamaica...Ya Mon!
Jamaica, Jamaica …. JA MAI CA! It is one of my favorite countries to visit! We just got back from our family vacation from the beautiful Montego Bay in Jamaica. 

Add Some Green to Your Scene!

Add Some Green to Your Scene!
– Full disclosure – I am a plant lover but by no means am I a plant expert 😉 I wanted to share my new-found love for plants with you all today. I ...