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3 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Family for Easter

| March 21, 2017 | 8 Comments
3 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Family for Easter

  3 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Family for Easter There is more to Easter than egg hunts and chocolate bunnies. If you are of the Christian faith, this holiday is even more sacred to you. Easter is the Christian celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his crucifixion. For […]

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Easter Egg Nest Cookies Recipe

| March 17, 2017 | 12 Comments
Easter Egg Nest Cookies Recipe

    This Easter Egg Nest Cookies recipe will become a family favourite! Not only is it tasty, it’s also adorable to prepare and they make a great centrepiece to decorate your Easter table for snacks or desserts. You will need the following ingredients: (makes 2 1/2 dozen) Cookie Ingredients: 3 cup flour 1 tsp baking […]

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5 Ways to Celebrate Easter as a Family

| March 14, 2017 | 4 Comments
5 Ways to Celebrate Easter as a Family

  5 Ways to Celebrate Easter as a Family Many people want to spend holidays with their families and Easter is no exception. For many, this is a religious holiday but even if you don’t celebrate it that way, you will find that people still like to enjoy time with their families. Here are four ways […]

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10 Easter Weekend Family Fun Activities Around Ottawa

| March 22, 2016 | 2 Comments
10 Easter Weekend Family Fun Activities Around Ottawa

Getting ready for Easter weekend, yet you are not sure what is happening in and around Ottawa? Get ready to jot down some great ideas as we are sharing 10 Easter weekend family fun activities around Ottawa everyone will enjoy!   10 Easter Weekend Family Fun Activities Around Ottawa     Looking for more than […]

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5 Creative Places to Hide Easter Eggs Inside

| March 16, 2016 | 7 Comments
5 Creative Places to Hide Easter Eggs Inside

  5 Creative Places to Hide Easter Eggs Inside It is that time of year, Easter is coming up fast and with that comes the fun of hiding Easter eggs. Whether you do a large family Easter egg hunt or just have a mini Easter egg hunt setup for your own children, here are 5 […]

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10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas

| March 11, 2016 | 7 Comments
10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas

  10 Fun & Create Easter Egg Craft Ideas DIY Easter eggs are such a great way to bring the whole family together by making a craft. There are lots of different ways to make the eggs colorful without sticking to a traditional purchased kit. You can use buttons, chalk, dye, stained glass, stickers, markers, paint or […]

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Easter Peeps Marshmallow Cupcakes Recipe

| March 31, 2015 | 10 Comments
Easter Peeps Marshmallow Cupcakes Recipe

These super easy Easter cupcakes are adorable to prepare with your kids!  The icing is made with cream cheese and heavy whipped cream for a creamy taste.  Just need to add sanding sugar and peeps in pink to finish them off! Enjoy! INGREDIENTS  CUPCAKES 1 1/4 cups flour 1 1/4 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda […]

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Easter Weekend Family Activities in Ottawa

| March 30, 2015 | 15 Comments
Easter Weekend Family Activities in Ottawa

Ottawa is getting ready for Easter! There are numerous family-friendly Easter events that are happening all over the city to attend and take part in this coming weekend. Here is a round-up of just a few of them that are happening around Ottawa this week!  The Easter Bunny will be a busy bunny as he […]

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Easter White Chocolate Bark Recipe

| March 27, 2015 | 9 Comments
Easter White Chocolate Bark Recipe

  I always thought that making bark looked so difficult to do, but it is actually fairly easy to prepare and so tasteful! I love white chocolate, so this is a treat for me. You can also use chocolate wafers instead and add your favourite nuts or candy. Enjoy! RECIPE To make Easter Bunny Bark […]

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Heavenly Easter Cadbury Eggs Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

| March 27, 2015 | 9 Comments
Heavenly Easter Cadbury Eggs Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

You read it right, Heavenly Easter Cadbury Chocolate Cupcakes! There is actually a Cadbury egg in each cupcake, so just add your favourite flavour. You also dip the cupcake in a chocolate ganache followed by a chocolate buttercream frosting. A batch will definitely not last long and they will make a perfect treat for an Easter […]

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Super Easy Easter Cakes Recipe

| March 20, 2015 | 15 Comments
Super Easy Easter Cakes Recipe

I am positive that you will enjoy eating these mouth-watering Easter Cakes! Notwithstanding the fact that your kids will think you are the best mom and cook in the world for making them! They look really difficult to create, but it is actually quite easy since you are using a cake box and a tub of […]

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15 Fun and Creative Easter Crafts for Kids

| March 10, 2015 | 12 Comments
15 Fun and Creative Easter Crafts for Kids

  Your kids will love to make these easy and adorable Easter crafts! They are perfect to give as gifts to every family member on your list this Easter.  Have fun making them!    1. Craft Stick Bunnies | Source: Crafts by Amanda 2. Spring DIY: Chenille Carrots Tutorial | Source: Living Frugal with Erika 3. […]

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Colourful Easter Surprise Cupcakes #Recipe

| April 17, 2014 | 73 Comments
Colourful Easter Surprise Cupcakes #Recipe

I am so happy to finally see grass! It’s still yellowish, but at least there isn’t any snow left! Spring is finally here! Maybe if it’s warm enough, I will be able to wear my high heel shoes rather than my booties for Easter on Sunday. I am looking forward to spending quality time this […]

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Easter Basket Craft

| March 30, 2013 | 5 Comments
Easter Basket Craft

What you need: 1L or 2L milk/juice container (depending on the size you want) Scissors Pipe cleaner Construction paper (any colors) White glue What you may want: Paint (any colors) Paint brush Markers Sparkles Glitter glue Stickers Pompoms With Easter being just around the corner, I thought that it would be fun to have my […]

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Easter Weekend Activities, Recipes, Crafts & More! ~ Tuesday Tips

| March 26, 2013 | 4 Comments
Easter Weekend Activities, Recipes, Crafts & More! ~ Tuesday Tips

Photo credit: J.Gil / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-SA If you are Catholic or Christian, Easter is a time to celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. I think that after Christmas, it is typically the most well-attended Sunday celebration of the year for churches. It’s also an opportunity to spend quality time with family members during the long weekend, have a get together […]

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Easter comes early this year!

| March 22, 2013 | 6 Comments
Easter comes early this year!

Are you ready for Easter?  I am!  My kids are so excited that it comes early this year.  (As if they didn’t get enough treats on Valentine’s day! LOL) This year, Good Friday falls on March 29th, Easter Sunday is March 31st and Easter Monday is April 1st! Easter Sunday in Canada celebrates Jesus Christ’s […]

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Easter

| December 17, 2012
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Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

| March 7, 2017 | 158 Comments
Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

  Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey With spring just around the corner, the change to this season of renewal often inspires us to want to create fresh dishes for our families. This is especially the case when it comes to preparing festive meals for occasions such as Easter and March Break. […]

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Ottawa Senators Foundation Telethon In Support of Roger Neilson House on March 2

| February 28, 2017 | 4 Comments
Ottawa Senators Foundation Telethon In Support of Roger Neilson House on March 2

  On Thursday March 2, the Ottawa Senators Foundation are hosting their annual telethon. A show dedicated to sharing stories about people and programs making a difference in our community. Meet the Labonte family.   Joanna and Bertran Labonte take life with son Campbell one day at a time, making each as happy and fulfilling […]

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21 Winter Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

| January 11, 2017 | 13 Comments
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 […]

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25 Holiday Family Friendly Activities To Do Around Ottawa

| November 25, 2016 | 21 Comments
25 Holiday Family Friendly Activities To Do Around Ottawa

The holiday season is upon us! With all of the hustle and bustle of upcoming celebrations before you, there should also be time to spend with your family to enjoy the season. Not sure what to do? There is so much to see and do in Ottawa during this time of year with your family. […]

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Feel More at Home with Dyson! #Contest #DysonHumidifier ~ CAN 10/28

| September 29, 2016 | 174 Comments
Feel More at Home with Dyson! #Contest #DysonHumidifier ~ CAN 10/28

THE CONTEST HAS NOW ENDED! THANK YOU TO EVERYONE THAT HAS PARTICIPATED!   Fall is here, and the temperature is beginning to drop. Soon, we will be turning on the heat to keep is warm cozy and at home. This creates dry air that can cause issues such as dehydrating skin and increase the chance […]

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Canadian Turkey: Not Only Served On Holidays ~ Recipe & Giveaway CAN 07/25

| June 21, 2016 | 176 Comments
Canadian Turkey: Not Only Served On Holidays ~ Recipe & Giveaway CAN 07/25

When I hear of a meal consisting of turkey, I automatically think about serving it at Christmas, Thanksgiving, or Easter. Honestly, I don’t know why, it’s not as if a turkey is only available in the supermarkets during those months! It’s time I change my my way of thinking about when to cook and eat a […]

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21 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities in Ottawa

| June 16, 2016 | 3 Comments
21 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities in Ottawa

  Summer is here! With the warmer weather finally arriving, more festivals and activities are being held all over the City of Ottawa and its surrounding areas for families to be a part of. Here is a list of summer family fun events and activities in Ottawa for you and your family to attend and […]

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