My Dirt

2017 Lincoln MKX: Luxury SUV Of The Future

2017 lincoln MKX luxury suv of the future

Spending a week in the 2017 Lincoln MKX was the first time I’d ever been in a Lincoln much less drive one. It was a surprise and a treat to check out a whole new brand in the auto market for me. Without a doubt, the 2017 Lincoln MKX is a luxury SUV of the future. Based on the Ford … Continue reading

My Last Day At The Tom Baker Cancer Centre Is Bittersweet

my last day at the Tom Baker cancer centre is bittersweet

I started this journey in September 2010. 6 and a half years later,my last day at the Tom Baker cancer centre is bittersweet. Well, more sweet than bitter, obviously. I noticed an abnormally large lump in my left axilla (armpit, in non medical terms) and presented it to my family doctor for investigation. She sent me for an ultrasound and … Continue reading

2018 Chevrolet Equinox: Built For Road Trips

2018 Chevrolet Equinox built for road trips

Grab a friend or two, pack your bags and throw a dart at the map. I recently got the chance to test out the brand new, updated Equinox and drive it around Niagara, Ontario. It was love at first sight. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox, built for road trips and school drop offs. 2018 marks the third generation of the Chevrolet … Continue reading

The Perfect Road Trip Thru The Niagara Region

the perfect road trip thru the niagara region

Niagara, Ontario is in my Canadian back yard and has always been on my list of must-see places and for my 40th birthday I was lucky enough to see it. Chevrolet Canada invited me to test out the all newly re-designed Equinox and together, we had the perfect road trip thru the Niagara region.The Niagara region is a short 1 … Continue reading

Retro Summer Road Trip Downloads For The Kids On Netflix

retro summer road trip downloads for the kids on netflix

School is almost out! Plans are made. Camp sites are booked. Routes are marked. As I was planning my upcoming summer vacation I started to wax nostalgic. Long summer nights laying on sleeping bags, eating chips and watching summer movies with my family or a friend sleepover. I was thrilled to see that some of my retro faves are on … Continue reading

Does The Springfree Trampoline Tgoma Pass The Jump Test?

does the springfree trampoline tgoma pass the jump test?

I am constantly telling my kids to “get off their electronics and go outside”. Seeing them with their faces in a device while the sun is shining makes me unbelievably irritated. However ever since we got a brand new Springfree trampoline with tgoma, I’m happy to give the iPad to them. I know what you’re going to say. But Tiffany, … Continue reading

How My Daughter Met Superwoman Lilly Singh

how my daughter met superwoman lilly singh

Remember how obsessed you were over your teen idol? I was obsessed with Debbie Gibson, Michael Jackson, New Kids On The Block and of course, Alyssa Milano. Don’t you judge me. You know you loved her too. I would have given ANYTHING to meet one of them or even be in the same room with them, not counting the 30,000 … Continue reading

2017 Chevrolet Sonic: A Big Turbo In A Compact Car

2017 chevrolet sonic review

I admit that when I was offered the use of a 2017 Chevrolet Sonic Turbo to drive over the mountains from Calgary to Vancouver, I was hesitant. The weather can change instantly thru the mountains from sun and blue sky to full on white out blizzard. I much prefer something with all wheel drive for such a trip but since … Continue reading

Dear Mom, You Did A Great Job Raising Me In 13 Years

Dear Mom, You did a great job

My mother passed away when I was 13 years old. It wasn’t sudden. She knew that she wouldn’t live to see me graduate high school or get married. My mother had been sick for most of my life and a single parent to my little brother and me. Now that I am a mother and I am 1 year away … Continue reading

My Confession After Watching 13 Reasons Why

my confession after watching 13 reasons why

As a mother, I usually watch teen drama shows from the view of a mother. Gathering information, educating myself, preparing for the eventual topics to talk about along with the standard stuff like safe sex and “say no to drugs”. By the time I got to episode 10, 11 and 12 I realized that I wasn’t just relating to the … Continue reading

Page 2 of 32«12345»102030...Last »

© 2013-2017 My Dirt. All Rights Reserved. Powered by WordPress & Made by Guerrilla