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Easter Traditions Around the World

| April 12, 2017 | 7 Comments
Easter Traditions Around the World

  Easter Traditions Around the World Easter is celebrated all around the world but every country has its own unique way of celebrating. For example, in Canada and the United States, the Easter bunny and egg hunts are popular. Families gather together and enjoy decorating the boiled eggs all different colours before hiding them for […]

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20 Fun Easter Ideas for Kids

| April 7, 2017 | 8 Comments
20 Fun Easter Ideas for Kids

20 Fun Easter Ideas for Kids One of the best parts of Easter for many families is allowing the kids to play and enjoy themselves. There are Easter egg hunts, games, and Easter baskets that fill the traditional Easter holiday season for many people. If you’re having children over to your house, or hosting an […]

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Kids! Style Your Perfect Easter Bonnet at the Hat Creation Event! #CarlingwoodEasterParade.

| April 6, 2017 | 5 Comments
Kids! Style Your Perfect Easter Bonnet at the Hat Creation Event! #CarlingwoodEasterParade.

Kids! Style Your Perfect Easter Bonnet at the Hat Creation Event! One item of clothing that is synonymous with Easter is a bonnet. They are fun, festive and perfect to have on hand when going on a hunt for the goodies the Easter Bunny hid in crafty places. Would you like for your child to […]

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18 Awesome Easter Treats

| April 6, 2017 | 10 Comments
18 Awesome Easter Treats

18 Awesome Easter Treats There are many reasons to celebrate Easter but of them, one favorite for many is the great Easter treats. While kids love the goodies, they’re not the only ones who can appreciate delicious treats this time of year, either. Making treats yourself and eating handmade treats are part of the fun […]

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How to Celebrate Easter with Older Children

| April 5, 2017 | 4 Comments
How to Celebrate Easter with Older Children

  How to Celebrate Easter with Older Children Many of us remember the fun of decorating eggs on Easter and participating in Easter egg hunts. They were a part of many happy childhoods. As children get older, they may not be as interested in these types of things. If they’ve outgrown Easter baskets and egg […]

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15 Easter Weekend Family Fun Activities Around Ottawa

| April 4, 2017 | 3 Comments
15 Easter Weekend Family Fun Activities Around Ottawa

15 Easter Weekend Family Fun Activities Around Ottawa   Getting ready for Easter weekend, yet you are not sure what’s happening in and around Ottawa? Get ready to jot down some great ideas as we are sharing 15 Easter weekend family fun activities around Ottawa everyone will enjoy!     1. Good Friday Family Fun […]

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How to Have a Backyard Easter Egg Hunt

| March 28, 2017 | 11 Comments
How to Have a Backyard Easter Egg Hunt

  How to Have a Backyard Easter Egg Hunt If you’re not able to go out for an Easter egg hunt this year, you can do one yourself at home. In fact, a lot of families do this in addition to a formal Easter Egg Hunt because they have more control over it, it allows […]

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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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Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

| March 7, 2017 | 179 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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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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Peek a Boo Peeps Cupcake Recipe

| March 4, 2016 | 11 Comments
Peek a Boo Peeps Cupcake Recipe

The Peek a Boo peeps cupcakes are so delicious and easy to make with your kids. You will require to purchase a pastry bag with a large star tip to make the green icing, decorative flowers, and the Easter marshmallow peeps like bunnies or chicks. Happy Easter! Peek a Boo Peeps Cupcake Vanilla Cupcake Ingredients: […]

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Cinnamon French Toast Recipe

| April 17, 2015 | 21 Comments
Cinnamon French Toast Recipe

Cinnamon French Toast is ideal for breakfast on a school day as it’s so easy and fast to make before your kids head out for a busy day. They can also be prepared by your children, with supervision of course, for a special breakfast to mom and dad on their birthday, for Mother’s Day or for Father’s day. Who does […]

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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 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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Divine Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs Recipe

| March 27, 2015 | 33 Comments
Divine Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs Recipe

  I just love Easter Eggs as they make great gifts for the entire family and the best part is that they are handmade from the heart! This recipe is super easy to create with the kids, so you better wrap them fast or they won’t last for long! Ingredients 1 cup peanut butter 1⁄4 cup butter […]

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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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Chocolate Affair Gala

| April 21, 2014 | 5 Comments
Chocolate Affair Gala

Who LOVES chocolate? Who loves FUN? Who loves giving back to the community? You can love all three at the same time on Wednesday, May 28th at the Ottawa Convention Centre. It’s the 7th annual Chocolate Affair Gala in support of the Distress Centre of Ottawa and Region. The Distress Centre provides 24/7 crisis counselling […]

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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 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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