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New Year…New Perspective

New Year…New Perspective

  New Year…New Perspective Happy New Year!  2017 has arrived and like many, you are motivated in making certain changes in your life. Some call it a resolution, I choose to call it a goal. What is the difference between a resolution and a goal? I find that most people are focused on what they want to […]

21 Winter Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

21 Winter Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

The longer, colder days are making way for the change of the season! Winter is here! Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean that you and your family have to be stuck inside during winter. The Ottawa-Gatineau region has plenty of events and activities to get you to enjoy the coldest of seasons! Here […]

Food

Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

    Who would ever dare say that candy bark is only meant for Christmastime? Ah, I certainly wouldn’t! Valentine’s Day is the perfect season to gift a homemade treat to your loved ones, or even a delightful opportunity to create memories with them that will surely last a lifetime! And what better way to […]

Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal Recipe

Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal Recipe

Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal When dinner time comes around, the last thing any parent wants to be doing is standing over a hot stove. We would rather get dinner done and spend quality time with the children. A few nights ago, listening to the pitter-patter of the kids playing in the other room, I […]

Reviews

Jump Start the New Year with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/03

Jump Start the New Year with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/03

Jump Start the New Year with DK Canada! The New Year is here! Do you have resolutions or goals set to make 2017 a fabulous year for yourself? I usually have three goals I try to accomplish each year. They are to try something I have never done before, to become more active and to […]

Fun Times at Kids And Company Birthday Party

Fun Times at Kids And Company Birthday Party

I can’t quite believe my son is already turning 3 years old, the time has just gone by so very quickly and the old adage that when it comes to raising children “the days are long but the years are short” is so true and just a touch bittersweet. When I asked my little boy how […]

Travel

Take Your World with You with Beside-U Canada! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/30

Take Your World with You with Beside-U Canada! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/30

Take Your World with You with Beside-U Canada The holidays are here! This time of year means that I am on the move more than at any other time of the year. There are days I need to take a lot with me to accomplish my “Holiday To-Do List” yet I do not have enough […]

Flavoured Inspiration to Discover with Ford Escape Bucket List #BucketListOtt!

Flavoured Inspiration to Discover with Ford Escape Bucket List #BucketListOtt!

Flavoured Inspiration to Discover with Ford Escape #BucketListOtt! Bucket lists. We all have experiences and adventures we want to try in our lifetime. Some may be to try a new food or as exciting as bungee jumping into the unknown. Ford Canada invited a group of digital influencers at the Coconut Lagoon to think about […]

Wellness

New Year…New Perspective

New Year…New Perspective

  New Year…New Perspective Happy New Year!  2017 has arrived and like many, you are motivated in making certain changes in your life. Some call it a resolution, I choose to call it a goal. What is the difference between a resolution and a goal? I find that most people are focused on what they want to […]

May Your Days Be Merry and Bright And a Macaccino Recipe

May Your Days Be Merry and Bright And a Macaccino Recipe

  It is all too easy to truly miss enjoying the magic of Christmas. Everything leads up to that one special day, and within the blink of an eye, it is vanished until next year. All the stress over shopping, cooking, receiving guests, card sending, fending off a seasonal cold, can propel us into a […]

Living

You Don’t Have To Be a Grinch to Control Your Holiday Spending

You Don’t Have To Be a Grinch to Control Your Holiday Spending

  With Christmas fast approaching it’s easy to lose control of your holiday spending. Gifts for the kids, family, co-workers, teachers, neighbours, more for your kids and the extra costs that winter time brings. It’s also easy to start thinking of yourself as the Grinch when deciding how much money to spend and what gifts […]

The Real ROI of a One Year MBA

The Real ROI of a One Year MBA

  The Real ROI of a One Year MBA     You’ve crunched the numbers a million different ways; you know better than anyone that across North America, a graduate of an MBA degree program sees on average a 75% increase to their pre-program salary. You know that it takes 4 years for the difference […]

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New Year…New Perspective

New Year…New Perspective

| January 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

  New Year…New Perspective Happy New Year!  2017 has arrived and like many, you are motivated in making certain changes in your life. Some call it a resolution, I choose to call it a goal. What is the difference between a resolution and a goal? I find that most people are focused on what they want to […]

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Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

| January 13, 2017 | 2 Comments

    Who would ever dare say that candy bark is only meant for Christmastime? Ah, I certainly wouldn’t! Valentine’s Day is the perfect season to gift a homemade treat to your loved ones, or even a delightful opportunity to create memories with them that will surely last a lifetime! And what better way to […]

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$200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/02

$200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/02

| January 12, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway! You can enter until February 2nd, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!      GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 Nordstrom Gift Card Giveaway organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Giveaway ends 02/02 and is open worldwide. […]

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21 Winter Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

21 Winter Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

| January 11, 2017 | 12 Comments

The longer, colder days are making way for the change of the season! Winter is here! Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean that you and your family have to be stuck inside during winter. The Ottawa-Gatineau region has plenty of events and activities to get you to enjoy the coldest of seasons! Here […]

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$200 T.J. Maxx/Marshalls/HomeGoods Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 01/24

$200 T.J. Maxx/Marshalls/HomeGoods Gift Card Giveaway ~ Worldwide 01/24

| January 10, 2017 | 1 Comment

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to co-host the T.J. Maxx/Marshalls/HomeGoods Gift Card Giveaway!   You can enter until January 24th, 2017 and it’s open to Worldwide contestants. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY DETAILS Prize: $200 T.J. Maxx/Marshalls/HomeGoods Gift Card Co-hosts: Dorky’s Deals // Coupons and Freebies Mom // Jenns Blah Blah Blog // Pretty Thrifty // The Mommyhood Mentor® // […]

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Join Us at the BConnected Conference in Toronto April 2017 ~ Discount Code

Join Us at the BConnected Conference in Toronto April 2017 ~ Discount Code

| January 9, 2017 | 2 Comments

    BConnected Conference in Toronto April 2017 Founded in 2014, the BConnected Conference is the perfect chance to network and learn from experienced bloggers and social media professionals in a fun, intimate, and interactive setting. If you missed out on the first three years, then you definitely won’t want to miss it this year!  The 4th BConnected Conference will […]

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Modern Moms Seek Contemporary Education and Lasting Connections

Modern Moms Seek Contemporary Education and Lasting Connections

| January 6, 2017 | 1 Comment

          Modern moms seek contemporary education and lasting connections Mommy Connections program is now available in the Ottawa area! Ottawa area moms…There is a new Mom specific program in town, geared toward current trends and hot topics. Mommy Connections has arrived in the Ottawa area and is changing the face of […]

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A Bathroom Renovation Resolution

A Bathroom Renovation Resolution

| January 5, 2017 | 4 Comments

A Bathroom Renovation Resolution With the New Year upon us, many of us try to come up with goals or resolutions to help improve ourselves. My other half and I have a different set of goals in mind to jump start 2017. One of our goals for the New Year is to renovate to our […]

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Jump Start the New Year with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/03

Jump Start the New Year with DK Canada Books! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/03

| January 5, 2017 | 52 Comments

Jump Start the New Year with DK Canada! The New Year is here! Do you have resolutions or goals set to make 2017 a fabulous year for yourself? I usually have three goals I try to accomplish each year. They are to try something I have never done before, to become more active and to […]

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Big Boots

Big Boots

| January 4, 2017 | 4 Comments

Purchasing footwear for kids is always a great reminder of how fast kids are growing. “I can’t believe it,” we say as they tromp around in their new boots.  Well, believe it. They had these adorable little round kid boots last year, and now they have these giant monster truck-tire jobbies with velcro (bought from […]

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Top 10 Popular Posts of 2016!

Top 10 Popular Posts of 2016!

| January 3, 2017 | 2 Comments

  I always enjoy finding out which posts were the most popular on OMC, therefore I thought I would share with you our 10 most popular posts in 2016!  Thank you so much for reading our articles on a daily basis!   Ottawa Mommy Club Most Popular Posts in 2016!   It’s All Good: Karma Wellness Water (A […]

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Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal Recipe

Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal Recipe

| December 30, 2016 | 7 Comments

Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal When dinner time comes around, the last thing any parent wants to be doing is standing over a hot stove. We would rather get dinner done and spend quality time with the children. A few nights ago, listening to the pitter-patter of the kids playing in the other room, I […]

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Family Game Night

Family Game Night

| December 29, 2016 | 9 Comments

We have a decent collection of board games, mostly from the days when we’d get together with friends for “game nights”. Nowadays, Hubs and I occasionally enjoy a game of Dominion or Lost Cities when we go wild and try something other than Netflix.   Board games are fun. We look forward to playing many […]

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Giving the Gift of Smiles at the 12th Annual Ottawa 67s’ Teddy Bear Toss!

Giving the Gift of Smiles at the 12th Annual Ottawa 67s’ Teddy Bear Toss!

| December 28, 2016 | 3 Comments

Giving the Gift of Smiles at the 12th Annual Ottawa 67s’ Teddy Bear Toss! The holiday season hits some families in the Ottawa region harder than others. For the past 12 years, the Ottawa 67s has recognized this issue and have partnered with Toy Mountain, the Salvation Army, and The Brick to help put smiles […]

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