Tag: Mother’s Day

5 Mother’s Day Gifts on a Budget

| May 11, 2017 | 9 Comments
5 Mother’s Day Gifts on a Budget

  5 Mother’s Day Gifts on a Budget Do you struggle to find the best gift for mom? You can find that perfect Mother’s Day gift without breaking the bank when you look for unconventional ways to express your love. Instead of searching online and off for the perfect item, consider giving your mom something […]

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Ideas to Spend Mother’s Day with Your Kids

| May 8, 2017 | 6 Comments
Ideas to Spend Mother’s Day with Your Kids

      Ideas to Spend Mother’s Day with Your Kids If your idea of fun and relaxing is spending the day with your kids, make plans to spend Mother’s Day playing games and having fun together. Any amount of time you spend with your kids is precious so cherish it now while you can. […]

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The Best Mother’s Day Gifts of 2017 #Giveaway #LoveHallmarkCA ~ CAN 05/17

| May 5, 2017 | 68 Comments
The Best Mother’s Day Gifts of 2017 #Giveaway #LoveHallmarkCA ~ CAN 05/17

    The Best Mother’s Day Gifts of 2017 Mother’s Day will be here before you know it. Do you know what you’re going to give your mom this year? You can never go wrong with the traditional flowers and candy but, why not spice things up a bit? In addition to these gifts, surprise […]

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How to Treat Yourself on Mother’s Day

| May 5, 2017 | 11 Comments
How to Treat Yourself on Mother’s Day

How to Treat Yourself on Mother’s Day     Mother’s Day is the perfect time for your spouse and children to show you how much they appreciate all you do for them. Most likely, they have a big day planed for you starting with breakfast in bed or ending with a nice dinner. However, you […]

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Explore in a Paradise for All Ages at the Ottawa Children’s Festival! #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 05/09

| May 4, 2017 | 3 Comments
Explore in a Paradise for All Ages at the Ottawa Children’s Festival! #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 05/09

Explore in a Paradise for All Ages at the Ottawa Children’s Festival Are you looking for a fun festival the whole family can enjoy this spring? Get the gang together to explore a paradise for all ages at the 2017 Ottawa Children’s Festival! This festival is a feast for the senses and is a learning […]

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7 Unique Mother’s Day Breakfast Ideas

| May 3, 2017 | 24 Comments
7 Unique Mother’s Day Breakfast Ideas

  7 Unique Mother’s Day Breakfast Ideas Are you planning to cook breakfast for Mom on Mother’s Day? It’s a great way to show her how much you love her. She can sleep late and wake to a wonderfully prepared meal just for her. Moms usually love being served breakfast, especially if they’re always the […]

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“Now, Get One with Me In It”

“Now, Get One with Me In It”

This is the scenario I envision when my kids look back at our family pictures in future years. It’s because, like many moms, I am always the one taking the picture. I love taking pictures. Everything around me looks beautiful or adorable or hilarious; something that we’ll want to look at fondly later. So I’m […]

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Fun Photo Projects for Kids

| May 28, 2016 | 12 Comments
Fun Photo Projects for Kids

Fun Photo Projects for Kids     If you are a parent of young children, you know how hard it can be sometimes to find fun activities to do with your kids, that can compete with their use of the TV and Internet for their attention. As you may have seen, in yourself and others, […]

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Motherhood

| May 11, 2016 | 6 Comments
Motherhood

  I Have A Firm Belief… I wanted to share my thoughts with you on motherhood. My belief is that mothers deserve to own their health, to put their health above all others so they can actually love with all their vitality. Mothers leave the biggest contribution to legacy on this planet. During my childhood, […]

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Show Mom Some Love with Amopé! #MommyMoment #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/06

| May 5, 2016 | 163 Comments
Show Mom Some Love with Amopé! #MommyMoment #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 06/06

Mother’s Day is just days away! It’s the day marked on our calendars to celebrate that person in our lives who does the little things that make us feel special. Still stuck on what you can give Mom this year to show some love? I was happy to be asked by Ampoé Canada to try […]

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Cinnamon French Toast Recipe

| April 17, 2015 | 22 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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How to Make a Luscious Lavender Bath Bomb

| April 16, 2015 | 20 Comments
How to Make a Luscious Lavender Bath Bomb

Fragrant bath bombs make bathing so much more fun and enjoyable. For this project, I used a small muffin pan, lavender pure essential oil for a relaxing effect and some purple food colouring for my desired color. But feel free to get creative! Discover other molds to create floral or heart shapes. Select your favorite […]

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Glam Up Your Lashes with Younique Moonstruck 3D Fiber Lashes and Giveaway! #MothersDayGift CAN 05/04

| April 13, 2015 | 62 Comments
Glam Up Your Lashes with Younique Moonstruck 3D Fiber Lashes and Giveaway! #MothersDayGift CAN 05/04

I love getting glammed up. When I put my look together, one of the things I want are full, glamourous-looking lashes. I have tried many different types of mascara to achieve this look with varying results from clumping to no real change to irritated eyes. That is why I was excited to test Younique Products […]

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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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Mother’s Day Crafts your Kids will Love!

| May 6, 2013 | 21 Comments
Mother’s Day Crafts your Kids will Love!

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and I know, for me, this means handmade crafts from my kids!  I love them and cherish them so much! My kids love making crafts and constantly ask me for websites with ideas they can use.  I always keep the Mother’s Day ones… I actually have a few “Best Mom […]

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Mother’s Day – My Favourite Day!

| May 1, 2013 | 5 Comments
Mother’s Day – My Favourite Day!

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and I’m so excited! Every year my kids surprise me with some great home-made or school-made crafts!   These are the gifts that I cherish forever and ever.  From little painted hand prints to a bag of tea in a teacup, Mother’s Day gifts can’t be beat. Teachers are getting more […]

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