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Get the 411 on 3-1-1 Kits

Get the 411 on 3-1-1 Kits

Are you looking for the 411 on 3-1-1 kits? Airport security regulations are the stuff of quirky and peculiar legend and it pays to be prepared and organized – and never have your liquids confiscated again. What’s a 3-1-1 Kit? The term “3-1-1″ kit refers to a TSA regulation dating back to the summer of […]

Affordable, Family Friendly Fun at the Grand Canyon

Affordable, Family Friendly Fun at the Grand Canyon

At one time or another, most families have dreamed of taking a roadtrip to the Grand Canyon. This spectacular natural wonder holds a special appeal for everyone from ages 5 to 95 and, best of all, it can be as affordable as it is family friendly. Here are 5 tips to get the most out […]

Cartier Place Suite Hotel – A Review

Cartier Place Suite Hotel – A Review

Due to a late night event I recently stayed at the Cartier Place Suite Hotel located just off Elgin Street in downtown Ottawa. The hotel is a great place to stay if you plan on staying in the city for a few days because not only does it offer spacious rooms, but the suites have […]

Food

Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

It’s summertime, and there are some days when the weather does not want to cooperate with our outdoor plans, or you just feel like having fun indoors. On days like these, I like to keep my family busy so chaos does not ensue. One way I like to keep my family entertained is with the […]

Creamy and Comforting: Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

Creamy and Comforting: Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

Even in the heat of summer, there come days that call for a big glass of wine and some comfort food – and I had one last Friday. I can’t pinpoint what the problem was, exactly, but I spent my entire afternoon dreaming about curling up with a delicious bowl of homemade macaroni and cheese. This […]

Summer Berry Blue Pie Recipe and 2 Giveaways #GayLeaFoods ~ Canada 07/25

Summer Berry Blue Pie Recipe and 2 Giveaways #GayLeaFoods ~ Canada 07/25

There are so many activities and events to see during the summer months, but so little time to attend all of them! I create a different bucket list every summer and, unfortunately, there are always a few items that never get accomplished. A trip to the Unites States Shopping in Montreal and visiting relatives Fun […]

Family

Summer Reading Fun at Rideau Hall

Summer Reading Fun at Rideau Hall

If you are looking for a fun, free AND educational activity to do with your kids this Friday or Saturday, may I suggest swinging by Rideau Hall and visiting Frontier College’s Summer Reading Tent? My kids and I went recently to check it out and we all had a blast. Volunteers from Frontier College, Canada’s […]

From Tween to Teens: What a Roller Coaster Ride for Girls

From Tween to Teens: What a Roller Coaster Ride for Girls

During puberty, a girl’s developing body is flooded by hormones. Therefore, this will affect her mood. Your sweet 12 year old daughter his now starting to have tantrums like a 2 year old, be a drama queen, and self-centered, as well as focused on her friends and activities. She also wants to feel grown up and be more […]

Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

  I’ve been using the products I got from Boo Bamboo for about a week now. I wanted to give them a good trial so I could give you a solid review. And let me tell you, I love them! Boo Bamboo is a Canadian company specializing in hair and skin products made with organic […]

Reviews

Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

  I’ve been using the products I got from Boo Bamboo for about a week now. I wanted to give them a good trial so I could give you a solid review. And let me tell you, I love them! Boo Bamboo is a Canadian company specializing in hair and skin products made with organic […]

Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

It’s summertime, and there are some days when the weather does not want to cooperate with our outdoor plans, or you just feel like having fun indoors. On days like these, I like to keep my family busy so chaos does not ensue. One way I like to keep my family entertained is with the […]

Fun in the Summer Sun at Calypso Theme Waterpark

Fun in the Summer Sun at Calypso Theme Waterpark

It is summertime, it’s hot. And the wading pool in the backyard is just not cutting it for your little ones. What should you do? Solution: Calypso Theme Waterpark! My family was excited to be going to Calypso.  Before our visit to the park, I showed them all of the slides and the different areas […]

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From Tween to Teens: What a Roller Coaster Ride for Girls

From Tween to Teens: What a Roller Coaster Ride for Girls

| July 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

During puberty, a girl’s developing body is flooded by hormones. Therefore, this will affect her mood. Your sweet 12 year old daughter his now starting to have tantrums like a 2 year old, be a drama queen, and self-centered, as well as focused on her friends and activities. She also wants to feel grown up and be more […]

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Postedad.ca: A Rewarding Classified Ad Website

Postedad.ca: A Rewarding Classified Ad Website

| June 9, 2014 | 14 Comments

If there is something I know a lot about it’s classified advertising. I started my advertising career working in the call centre of a classified newspaper. I still remember the days of a dozen or more calls sitting in a queue waiting to have an ad placed for furniture for sale, apartment for rent or […]

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Back to School In Style Sweepstakes ~ $1000 in GC Prizes! ~CAN/US 08/19

Back to School In Style Sweepstakes ~ $1000 in GC Prizes! ~CAN/US 08/19

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

​The Ottawa Mommy Club is excited to take part in the Back to School In Style Sweepstakes! Giveaway ends August 19 at 11:59pm, open to US and Canadian residents, ages 18+. Excludes Quebec. Only one entrant per household, per address. Winner is subject to eligibility verification. Enter using the giveaway form below. Good luck!   ​ […]

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Summer Reading Fun at Rideau Hall

Summer Reading Fun at Rideau Hall

| July 30, 2014 | 3 Comments

If you are looking for a fun, free AND educational activity to do with your kids this Friday or Saturday, may I suggest swinging by Rideau Hall and visiting Frontier College’s Summer Reading Tent? My kids and I went recently to check it out and we all had a blast. Volunteers from Frontier College, Canada’s […]

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Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

| July 29, 2014 | 15 Comments

  I’ve been using the products I got from Boo Bamboo for about a week now. I wanted to give them a good trial so I could give you a solid review. And let me tell you, I love them! Boo Bamboo is a Canadian company specializing in hair and skin products made with organic […]

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Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

Learn and Create with the Summer Fun Boutique from DK Books Review and Giveway! CAN 08/18

| July 28, 2014 | 22 Comments

It’s summertime, and there are some days when the weather does not want to cooperate with our outdoor plans, or you just feel like having fun indoors. On days like these, I like to keep my family busy so chaos does not ensue. One way I like to keep my family entertained is with the […]

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Win Cattleboyz BBQ Sauces, BBQ Starter Kit and $100GC ~ CAN/US 08/09

Win Cattleboyz BBQ Sauces, BBQ Starter Kit and $100GC ~ CAN/US 08/09

| July 26, 2014 | 13 Comments

The Ottawa Mommy Club is excited to take part in the CattleBoyZ Giveaway! You have a chance to win 100$ gift certificate, bbq starter kit and latest bbq sauce from CattleBoyZ! Open to Canada (except Quebec) and US residents!     I have personally worked with Cattleboyz before and I LOVE them. They are very fast to […]

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Back to School Giveaway ~ School Supplies, Visa GC and HP CHROMEBOOK ~ CAN/US 07/31

Back to School Giveaway ~ School Supplies, Visa GC and HP CHROMEBOOK ~ CAN/US 07/31

| July 25, 2014 | 59 Comments

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the Back to School Giveaway Event!   Welcome to the 2014 Back to School Giveaway Event! This event is sponsored by  Just Ideas with Venus Kem  and Our World Travel with help from the participating bloggers!  This event is hosted by Dixieland Mom Product & Travel […]

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Bloggers Opps ~ It’s All About The Deck Event

Bloggers Opps ~ It’s All About The Deck Event

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s All About The Deck Event Organized by: Mom Powered Media 5 Winners Prize: “Deck Care Kits”, each valued at $120+ Event dates: 7/31 – 8/14 Giveaway is open to US and Canadian Residents. SIGN-UP HERE

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Budding Comedians

Budding Comedians

3-year-olds can be quite the cut-ups. Their sense of humour starts to emerge around this age, and they know it. Humour is a form of intelligence, and it’s pretty fascinating to watch it develop and share laughs with one’s budding comedian. (Well, the first few hundred times…) Do you have a little funny man or […]

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Bloggers Opp ~ Rock Your Workout Event

Bloggers Opp ~ Rock Your Workout Event

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rock Your Workout Event Organized by: Mom Powered Media 3 Winners Prize Pack Includes: Top, Bottom, Jacket and Tote Event dates: 7/30 – 8/13 Giveaway is open to US and Canadian Residents. SIGN-UP HERE

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#Win 4 Tickets to Walking with Dinosaurs the Arena Spectacular in #Ottawa ~ 08/10

#Win 4 Tickets to Walking with Dinosaurs the Arena Spectacular in #Ottawa ~ 08/10

| July 24, 2014 | 38 Comments

For 200 million years the Dinosaurs ruled the earth In 2007 they returned to tour the arenas of the world in an extraordinary theatrical production And in 2014 they conquer North America again Based on the award-winning BBC Television Series    WALKING WITH DINOSAURS THE ARENA SPECTACULAR Performs at the Canadian Tire Centre for limited […]

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Fun in the Summer Sun at Calypso Theme Waterpark

Fun in the Summer Sun at Calypso Theme Waterpark

| July 24, 2014 | 4 Comments

It is summertime, it’s hot. And the wading pool in the backyard is just not cutting it for your little ones. What should you do? Solution: Calypso Theme Waterpark! My family was excited to be going to Calypso.  Before our visit to the park, I showed them all of the slides and the different areas […]

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