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Bring Kids to Step Out in Style at the Carlingwood Easter Hat Parade! #CarlingwoodEasterParade

| April 10, 2017 | 1 Comment
Bring Kids to Step Out in Style at the Carlingwood Easter Hat Parade! #CarlingwoodEasterParade

Bring Kids to Step Out in Style at the Carlingwood Easter Hat Parade! #CarlingwoodEasterParade   Who doesn’t love a parade? They are usually organized to commemorate a celebration. Fun music, colourful costumes always draw a throng of people together.  These sorts of events also bring laughter and delight to both its participants and to those […]

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

| October 20, 2016 | 9 Comments
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 […]

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Gear Up to Attend the Maker Faire! #MFO16

| October 10, 2016 | 7 Comments
Gear Up to Attend the Maker Faire! #MFO16

Love putting things together or have a creative spirit? If this sounds like you or someone you know, you should get geared up and attend the Maker Faire! It takes place on October 15-16, 2016 at the Aberdeen Pavilion on Exhibition Way from 10 am to 5 pm.     Maker Faire is the Greatest […]

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Pokémon GO at the Canadian Museum of Nature!

| July 21, 2016 | 7 Comments
Pokémon GO at the Canadian Museum of Nature!

  Pokémons have invaded the Canadian Museum of Nature! Floating amidst life-sized dinosaurs and other museum specimens are characters such as Bulbasaur, Zubat and Charmander. And On Thursday, July 21, more of them will emerge as of 6 pm, since the Museum is enticing them through a special lure party.  There are eight Pokéstops located […]

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Star-Studded 2016 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Gala

| June 15, 2016 | 5 Comments
Star-Studded 2016 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Gala

   2016 Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Gala The Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards are Canada’s most prestigious honour in the performing arts. Created in 1992 by the Right Honourable Ramon John Hnatyshyn (1934-2002), then Governor General of Canada, the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards recognize Canada’s most accomplished performing artists.       Each year, Governor […]

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The Great Canadian Lemonade Standemonium on June4! #lemonade2016

| June 1, 2016 | 5 Comments
The Great Canadian Lemonade Standemonium on June4! #lemonade2016

  Local kids have taken the initiative to help local families who are facing cancer – and they are doing it one glass of lemonade at a time! The Great Canadian Lemonade Standemonium began three years ago, when local Ottawa kids sparked a lemonade movement. In three years, kids across the region have joined in […]

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Explore Buildings and Architecture for Free at Doors Open Ottawa on June 4 and 5

| June 1, 2016 | 3 Comments
Explore Buildings and Architecture for Free at Doors Open Ottawa on June 4 and 5

2016 Doors Open Ottawa  Gain access to the city’s most architecturally, historically, and functionally interesting buildings, many of which are not normally open to the public.  This year’s blockbuster building line-up includes over 130 sites! If you’re interested in the downtown sites, take a ride in the Free Ottawa Citizen Doors Open Ottawa shuttle bus.  You […]

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Mayor’s Rural Expo and Food Aid Day #Ottawa ~ June 2nd

| May 31, 2016 | 3 Comments
Mayor’s Rural Expo and Food Aid Day #Ottawa ~ June 2nd

Mayor’s Rural Expo and Food Aid Day     Local food producers and businesses will share some of the best that rural Ottawa has to offer, with all proceeds supporting the Ottawa Food Bank’s efforts to supply nutritious local ground beef to those in need. Join Deputy Mayor Bob Monette and Michael Maidment, the Executive […]

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Hippo Splash Party on June 4th #Ottawa

| May 31, 2016 | 3 Comments
Hippo Splash Party on June 4th #Ottawa

You’re invited! Hippo Splash Party With the summer swim season just around the corner, it’s time for a water safety refresher and a free swim. Where better to do that than at the “Hippo Splash Party”!   Date: Saturday, June 4, 2016 Time: 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Location: Boys & Girls Club – 2825 […]

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Celebrations for the City of Ottawa Archives 40th!

| May 30, 2016 | 4 Comments
Celebrations for the City of Ottawa Archives 40th!

  The Archives turns 40! Join the City of Ottawa Archives for: a behind-the-scene tour, community BBQ, crafts, face painting, and other fun family activities.   First 40 kids will get a free Jr. Archivist kit.   Free Admission to the event.   Refreshments will be available for purchase.   June 5 th, 2016   […]

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STAR TREK : The Starfleet Academy Experience ~ Gala and Exhibit

| May 19, 2016 | 7 Comments
STAR TREK : The Starfleet Academy Experience ~ Gala and Exhibit

  STAR TREK : The Starfleet Academy Experience   Star Trek fans, you won’t want to miss Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum! It’s the must-see event this summer for the whole family, young and old!   I had the pleasure of attending the launch gala of the world premiere Star […]

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Getting into Gear at the #FordFarmToCar Sustainability Breakfast

| May 13, 2016 | 11 Comments
Getting into Gear at the #FordFarmToCar Sustainability Breakfast

  Getting into Gear at the #FordFarmToCar Sustainability Breakfast Over the past few years, there has been a shift in people becoming more conscious about where their food and products are coming from.  People are looking more into purchasing products that help to sustain the resources of our planet. Some of the solutions these companies […]

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18 Spring Family Fun Activities in Ottawa

| April 11, 2016 | 2 Comments
18 Spring Family Fun Activities in Ottawa

Now that spring has finally sprung in the nation’s capital, families can get outdoors more and enjoy more of what this city has to offer! Ottawa is a great city that offers many events and activities for families to enjoy and take part in during this time of year. Below are just a few of […]

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Taking In the Wonder of Disney On Ice: 100 Years of Magic! #Review #DisneyOnIce

| February 27, 2016 | 3 Comments
Taking In the Wonder of Disney On Ice: 100 Years of Magic! #Review #DisneyOnIce

  Mickey Mouse and a gang of his friends descended on the Canadian Tire Centre as their Disney On Ice: 100 Years of Magic brought up the curtain on their performance last night! My kids were as close as they could ever dream to some of their favourite characters as they skated, danced and sang […]

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First Annual Clear the Room Cocktail Party ~ A Fundraiser for Causes People Don’t Like to Talk About

| November 10, 2015 | 1 Comment
First Annual Clear the Room Cocktail Party ~ A Fundraiser for Causes People Don’t Like to Talk About

  The First Annual “Clear the Room” Cocktail Party, a fundraising event for the benefit of “Voice Found” and the “Canadian Continence Foundation” championed by Ottawa’s very own Derick Fage of Daytime Ottawa! Derick Fage accepted the role as champion and ambassador for the Canadian Continence Foundation after he went public with his challenges living with chronic fecal incontinence. […]

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Come Out and Celebrate The Ottawa Senators Home Opener with Canadian Tire! #Contest #TMLTalk #GoSensGo #CTHockeyTruck

| October 6, 2015 | 5 Comments
Come Out and Celebrate The Ottawa Senators Home Opener with Canadian Tire! #Contest #TMLTalk #GoSensGo #CTHockeyTruck

Get those Sens jerseys out and ready, Ottawa! The 2015-2016 Ottawa Senators hockey season is about to kick off! Their first home game gets under way on Sunday, October 11, 2015 at the Canadian Tire Centre! Excited yet? Well, Canadian Tire wants Sens fans to get even more excited about this season by holding the […]

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Join us for a Meet and Greet with the Frozen Princesses…

| September 29, 2015 | 4 Comments
Join us for a Meet and Greet with the Frozen Princesses…

  For more information or to make a reservation, please contact Boston Pizza Hunt Club 613-226-3374!

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Spooktacular Halloween Bowlathon For CHEO Cardiac Kids!

| September 28, 2015 | 3 Comments
Spooktacular Halloween Bowlathon For CHEO Cardiac Kids!

Are you looking for a fun family fundraiser? It’s never too early or too late to teach your kids about the value in giving back and how to have fun while helping others. Since 2002, The Cardiology Department at The Children’s Hospital Of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) has taken special care of my daughters’ hearts. I […]

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End of Summer Fun at the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival #OutaouaisFun

| September 17, 2015 | 5 Comments
End of Summer Fun at the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival #OutaouaisFun

I had always wanted to go to the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival, so when I was offered passes for the purposes of a review I couldn’t resist! September 3rd to the 7th, 2015 marked the 28th edition of the festival and although the weather was less than cooperative for lift off, there was still […]

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Experience Wizard of Oz at the Drive-in of the Cumberland Museum on Saturday August 22nd

| August 4, 2015 | 3 Comments
Experience Wizard of Oz at the Drive-in of the Cumberland Museum on Saturday August 22nd

Do you just love the entire movie? Or maybe there’s one particular character who keeps you coming back. Whatever it is, you won’t want to miss The Wizard of Oz on the big screen from the comfort of your car and while snacking on vintage concessions! The Cumberland Heritage Village Museum is presenting the Wizard […]

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Postpartum Progress’ Climb Out of the Darkness 2015

| June 2, 2015 | 7 Comments
Postpartum Progress’ Climb Out of the Darkness 2015

Postpartum Progress will be represented in Ottawa at a fundraising event called Climb Out of the Darkness. Postpartum Progress is a nonprofit organization. Each year the board elects to donate a percentage of funds raised by Climbs held in selected states / provinces to local, independent, registered nonprofit organizations that provide direct services, such as support groups, […]

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Family Fun at the Ottawa International Children’s Festival

| May 28, 2015 | 9 Comments
Family Fun at the Ottawa International Children’s Festival

The Ottawa International Children’s Festival ran from May 4 to 13, 2015 at Lebreton Flats. My daughter’s birthday was last week so it was a perfect way to celebrate. I went to see Les Parfaits Inconnus, a circus and live music show from Quebec. They incorporated humour, live music, bike tricks, acrobatics and juggling into […]

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Watching Magic On Ice with Elizabeth Manley and Friends

| March 19, 2015 | 10 Comments
Watching Magic On Ice with Elizabeth Manley and Friends

It was a magical night of bright lights, amazing music, and phenomenal skating at on Valentine’s Day as Elizabeth Manley and Friends took over TD Place made audience members watch the special performance they put together in support of the Youth Services Bureau as well as the Physical & Mental Wellness Program of the Ottawa […]

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Elizabeth Manley and Friends Are Coming to TD Place and Tickets #Giveaway! Ottawa Area 02/09

| February 4, 2015 | 9 Comments
Elizabeth Manley and Friends Are Coming to TD Place and Tickets #Giveaway! Ottawa Area 02/09

Elizabeth Manley and her talented friends are coming to Canada’s Capital to take to the ice at TD Place on February 14, for an evening of magic, skating, Cirque Aerial Acts and community involvement. Elizabeth Manley is bringing with her some of figure skating’s elite such as Elvis Stojko, Shawn Sawyer, Gladys Orozco, Javier Fernandez, […]

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