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Smash + Tess Audrey Romper

Let’s be honest, sweats and rompers have become style staples since we’ve spent more time at home. But a return to regular routines that take us beyond the couch, doesn’t mean that we have to sacrifice those comfy clothes. The great thing about Smash+Tess is that with a few accessories, you can style your favourite romper for any occasion. Take the new Audrey romper, for example. The long sleeves and 60s-style mock neck make this a fall must-have item, and the lightweight rayon, cotton, and bamboo blend make this piece versatile for the unpredictable weather that autumn has in store. Add a belt, heels, and a cute leather jacket and you’re ready to hit the town! From cozy on the couch to chic in the city, this romper’s got you covered. | $125

Easy Daysies Daily Schedules Every Day Starter Kit

From morning routines to daily chores, keeping your kids on track and on time can be a huge challenge for parents. The Daily Schedules offered by Easy Daysies offer a great way to help your kids become more cooperative and independent, and less anxious about the day’s events. Made with 70% recycled materials, and comprised of a series of colourful, visual magnetic tasks, these schedules will keep your family organized in a fun way, making it easy for kids to get involved. You can now buy your Easy Daysies Daily Schedules at a London Drugs location near you. | $26

Marcelle New Age Precision Night Cream

Looking for an anti-wrinkle cream that won’t break the bank? Canadian brand Groupe Marcelle has recently released a new, clean, anti-wrinkle firming cream that gives you a visibly smoother, supple, plump and luminous look. The day and night creams are made of key ingredients, such as peptides, which help reduce the appearance of wrinkles and vertical lines, and fermented, natural-origin oat extract, which contains prebiotics, probiotics and postbiotics to make your skin look radiant. | $36

BUCK Buckwheat Drink & Gelato

When it comes to dairy-free alternatives, it can be tricky to find something that doesn’t lack taste. This Vancouver-based startup is passionate about nourishing families and sharing the benefits of buckwheat, with dairy-free beverages and gelatos that taste great, and are good for you too. The all-natural, slow-melt, vegan gelato is infused with Canadian harvested buckwheat and comes in fun flavours like Maple Walnut and Strawberry Sass, and the slightly sweet BUCK mylk beverage makes for the perfect dairy-free swap. | $6 (Mylk), $10 (Gelato)

Playlist Kitchen Book

If you love 90s music and drool-worthy dishes, then this music/meal mashup will be a hit in your home. The upbeat cooking experience found inside the pages of Playlist Kitchen will help you reconnect with the comfort of the kitchen and the magic of the music that brings memories to life. Packed with 81 recipes paired with the 81 playlists that brought them to life, you’ll fall in love with cleverly titled dishes such as, “Hit Me Basil One More Time – Thai Basil Chicken”, and “I’ll Make Love Tofu – Garlic Tofu and Green Beans.” | $42

Kilne Steak Knife Set

Steak knives aren’t just for steak. These powerful table knives, made with steel, serrated blades, will become a staple in your kitchen for all your slicing needs. They’re great for cutting everything from a crusty baguette to tomatoes to a hearty roast. A Canadian cookware company, Kilne has created this six-piece steak knife set to be worthy of professional chefs but designed for home cooks. The knives come complete with a stylish block made of acacia wood that won’t dull the blades and magnetic sides that easily connect to the larger knife set blocks offered. All products are designed in Canada, are chef-approved, and come with a lifetime guarantee. | $165

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