Category: Sponsored

10 tips for a smoother weekday routine

The following is a sponsored conversation with CLIF Kid Zbar Filled. As always, all opinions and weird routines are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that support Heather’s Handmade Life. *** Attention please! School starts ONE WEEK FROM TODAAAAAAY!!! *parents cheer* *my teacher…

Go fly a (supersized) kite

Go fly a kite {Heather's Handmade Life}

*** The following post is sponsored conversation with Clay Cafe Truro. As always, all opinions and sweaty children are my own. *** Yup, I’ve been singing the final song in Mary Poppins all day now. You might, too, now. Let’s go fly a kite…

White teeth without a filter

*** The following post is sponsored conversation with Alliance Dental and the Alliance Dental Partner Program. As always, all opinions and vehicle selfies are my own. *** You know those whitening toothpaste commercials where they show the range of colours teeth can be? I always…

Creative repurposing, reusing, and recycling in our home

Creative repurposing, reusing, and recycling in our home {Heather's Handmade Life}

*Disclosure: I have partnered with Clean Foundation for #GivingTuesday and have received compensation for this post. All opinions and creative repurposing projects are my own. Be sure to read to the end of the post to find out how your kids can be “famous”…

My big FAT nightstand makeover

Wood nightstand makeover with FAT Paint {Heather's Handmade Life}

I remember forest green. We had a forest green dining room, and I believe there was a wallpaper border. *shudder* But you know what? This colour is freaking gorgeous, and now I’m sorry I ever made fun of forest green.

The messy fun of learning to read

The Messy Alphabet Book: An ABC book starring your child. {Heather's Handmade Life}

Y is for YOU, the person who should really buy this book for a cool kid in your life. You want them to know the alphabet, don’t you? Think of all the credit you could take for their life accomplishments.

The one thing that stopped me from using a real camera for YEARS

Pink Fujifilm X-A3 camera

I was convinced I didn’t want a real camera. Plugging a cord into my computer to get the photos off? UGH! No, thanks.

Love is all around

Disclaimer: I’m a registered blogger in Put Me In The Story’s Share a Sale affiliate network. I earn a small commission on personalized book sales purchased from this link. All opinions are my own. Who likes kids’ books that actually (A) make sense (B)…

My complicated relationship with bread

The following is a sponsored conversation with River Road Bakehouse. All opinions and carb-crazy anecdotes are my own. When you are trying to eat low-carb, the last thing you want is to be contacted by a bread company who wants to send you delicious…

Easy-to-sew swim shirt + modest bathing suit

This project has been sponsored by Atlantic Fabrics’ six locations across Nova Scotia, including the newest store on Parkland Drive. All opinions and freezing-cold backyard photo shoots are my own. Somewhere between my own childhood and becoming a parent myself, everybody started putting their…

Epic laundry room makeover

Thanks to Kent Building Supplies for providing us with the laundry cabinet for this room makeover. As always, all opinions and bumpy drywall jobs are my own. We gained an entire room in our house without building an addition (or kicking out one of…

What you probably didn’t know about wetting the bed

The following is a sponsored conversation with GoodNites® but all opinions are my own. So let’s start with me admitting that I was really, REALLY wrong about bed-wetting. When I heard a few friends talking about how their own children, who are almost five, were…