Top Five Faves of 2015

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Well, it’s has been another fab year of writing and I’d like to say, “Thank you!” for your continued support! It means a lot to me. Here are the top five posts from Martinis and Motherhood for 2015.

5. What Happens in Vegas… 

One of the highest hands in poker a Spades Royal Flush on a red

This post was widely read and, funnily enough, it had ladies googling: “Shannon Day’s Husband” in what I assume was an attempt to see a picture of John! When Mamapedia shared this piece it brought almost 2,000 visitors to my site which was the most I’d seen in one day.

If you missed it, here is the fifth most popular post of 2015: What Happens in Vegas (Reflections of a Non-Jealous Wife).

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A Chat with… Cheryl Hickey

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The ET Canada host talks career, family and what she really thinks about finding balance

Cheryl Hickey is the glamorous host of Entertainment Tonight Canada.  She is also wife to producer-director Kevin Foley and mom to Jaxson, four and Nyla, one.  When she’s not changing diapers and making lunches, Cheryl’s walking red carpets and interviewing the world’s top celebrities like George Clooney and Brad Pitt…

Just let that sink in…

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A Coffee with… Global TV’s Carolyn Mackenzie

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The news anchor talks work, kids and her ideal date

By: Shannon Day

At the 23rd hour, while the rest of us are zonked on the couch at home or fast asleep in our comfy beds, Carolyn Mackenzie is not only at work but the spotlight shines bright as she delivers the 11 o’clock news.

Carolyn is the weeknight anchor for News Hour Final on Global. She’s also a mom to Kate, 5, Matt, 2, and is married to Chris, a Toronto firefighter.  Her schedule is hectic but Carolyn has agreed to come over with her husband and kids, to talk about her balancing act as she juggles work, marriage and motherhood.

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