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Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

| September 27, 2019 | 10 Comments
Witches Hat Pumpkin Yogurt Bites Recipe

Ancient Meanings of Halloween Halloween on October 31st, or All Hallow’s Eve, used to be known as Samhain, meaning ‘summer’s end’. Some say it was the point the Celts used to mark the end of a year and the start of a new one. Today the ancient meanings of Halloween have largely been lost as […]

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Super Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

| November 23, 2018 | 19 Comments
Super Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Super Easy Pumpkin Pie  When I think of Fall, I always imagine that perfect slice of homemade pumpkin pie waiting to be eaten, with a dollop of whipped cream to top it off… My mouth is already watering just thinking about it! There’s just something about the season and pumpkin desserts that go hand-in-hand, and […]

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How To Make Pumpkin Puree

| October 12, 2018 | 27 Comments
How To Make Pumpkin Puree

Is it really fall without pumpkins…or a fresh batch of homemade pumpkin puree? It might seem a tad daunting at first to prepare, but it’s actually quite easy if you follow this wonderful baking recipe, no matter your skillset in the kitchen! I’ll admit, even I was wary to tackle on preparing puree from my […]

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13 Delicious Pumpkin Recipes To Make This Fall!

| October 27, 2017 | 22 Comments
13 Delicious Pumpkin Recipes To Make This Fall!

    Pumpkin is the essential fall ingredient. Everyone I know loves and appreciates pumpkin spice in the fall. Not only are pumpkin recipes delicious in the fall, pumpkin is in season which means it’s incredibly affordable. Pumpkin recipes don’t have to be limited to just desserts either. Many people use it in hearty soups […]

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Whipped Pumpkin Pie Butter

| October 20, 2017 | 20 Comments
Whipped Pumpkin Pie Butter

    Fall. It’s the time of year when the mornings get chilly, and the afternoon sun is warm. The leaves start to fall and all the amazing colours in the trees come out to give us a show. It’s also the time of year when you can find just about any recipe you want […]

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Super Easy Pumpkin Bundt Cake Recipe

| September 22, 2017 | 23 Comments
Super Easy Pumpkin Bundt Cake Recipe

    It seems once the air starts feeling a little cooler and the leaves start to turn those gorgeous fall colours everyone goes all Pumpkin crazy, Pumpkin Bundt Cake, crazy that is.  You know what I’m talking about? Everywhere you turn is a Pumpkin this or that. Here is no different.  Once the air gets […]

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Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

| September 30, 2016 | 18 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Recipe

  Pumpkin Patch Cupcake Your kids will just love this Pumpkin Patch Cupcake recipe for Halloween! They are easy to decorate and taste so yummy! Chocolate Cupcake Ingredients 2 Cup sugar 1 3/4 Cup flour 3/4 Cup cocoa 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp salt 2 eggs, room temp 1 Cup […]

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Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

| September 23, 2016 | 11 Comments
Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe

    Halloween Pumpkin Cookies Recipe If you are looking for a special treat your children can give their friends at school for Halloween, these Pumpkin Cookies are the one to make! Simply put one in a plastic bag and tie with an orange ribbon! This recipe is time consuming, but well worth the effort […]

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No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake in Mason Jars

| September 25, 2015 | 11 Comments
No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake in Mason Jars

  Pumpkins make delicious fall recipes! They are even better when it’s so easy to prepare and made ready to serve in a Mason jar. This recipe is ideal for a special dessert served with whipped cream to friends or your family members. Enjoy! No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake in Mason Jars Ingredients:  Package of Graham Crackers1/2 cup cold whole […]

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We’re Going on a Pumpkin Hunt…

| October 25, 2013 | 4 Comments
We’re Going on a Pumpkin Hunt…

I hate to admit it, but our family doesn’t have a lot of yearly traditions. We don’t do elf on the shelf. We don’t go apple picking. The one tradition we have started, if you can call going somewhere two years in a row a tradition, is going to a local pumpkin patch to pick […]

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Pumpkin Patches in Ottawa

| December 29, 2012
Pumpkin Patches in Ottawa

  Bring your family to a pumpkin patch near you! Please visit their sites to find out when they are open to the public before heading out.   Abbey Hill Farms (Richmond) Cannamore Orchard (Cannamore, south-east of Ottawa) Log Cabin Orchard (Osgoode) Millers’ Farm and Market (Rideau Valley Drive, south of Manotick) Orleans Fruit Farm (Orleans) Proulx Berry Farm (Cumberland, near Innes […]

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Halloween Spiked Toxic Tonic Recipe

| October 4, 2019 | 9 Comments
Halloween Spiked Toxic Tonic Recipe

History of Halloween Halloween began as the Celt’s way to celebrate the coming of the new year. The Celts then lived in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Northern France, and many areas of Eastern Europe. They believed this was a dark time when the dead returned to the earth. You will find below more information on […]

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15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

| October 2, 2019 | 6 Comments
15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts

15 Halloween Mason Jar Crafts Halloween Mason Jar crafts are lots of fun to make. All of these jar crafts are perfect for decorating your home or classroom. You can fill them up with candy, pop a candle in them, or use them as a simple decoration. Halloween is such a fun time of year […]

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$250 Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/30

| September 8, 2019 | 3 Comments
$250 Cash Giveaway ~ Worldwide 09/30

$250 Cash Giveaway The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $250 Cash Giveaway! It’s open Worldwide and ends on September 30th, 2019. Are you anxiously awaiting sweater weather and bonfires? Hayrides to your favorite haunted house? Oh, My Gourd! During the cool nights stay inside and enter our $250 cash giveaway […]

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Cheesecake Time for National Cheesecake Day

| July 30, 2019 | 16 Comments
Cheesecake Time for National Cheesecake Day

Cheesecake Time When it comes to desserts, cheesecakes have to be one of the best desserts ever invented. Plain, chocolate, peanut butter – doesn’t matter. Cheesecake is creamy, slightly tangy, and oh so decadent. But what if you used the flavours of cheesecake to make other desserts? You might make cheesecake bars, frozen cheesecake pops, […]

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Five Surprising Facts of a Watermelon

| June 11, 2019 | 15 Comments
Five Surprising Facts of a Watermelon

Five surprising facts of a watermelon You probably have seen that big oval-shaped watermelon sitting graciously on the shelves of your local grocery store or on sale in a grocery store flyer while surfing the internet. Maybe, you are even not aware of the surprising health benefits of watermelon. Health experts have singled out the […]

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12 Easy To Make Home-Made Dips

| April 19, 2019 | 14 Comments
12 Easy To Make Home-Made Dips

12 Easy to Make Home-Made Dips Does anything scream party food more than dip? Well, maybe birthday cake, but still, dip is the ultimate party food! It’s a dish that screams for everyone to gather round and grab a bite. There’s the classic cheese or onion dip, salsa, and even seven-layer dip. There are so […]

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11 Coffee Cakes to Crave

| April 5, 2019 | 21 Comments
11 Coffee Cakes to Crave

11 Coffee Cakes to Crave You know what’s really great about coffee cakes? The fact that you can eat it for breakfast and get away with it. After all, it’s made to go with coffee so why not enjoy it as a morning treat? While you may be familiar with cinnamon coffee cake, there are […]

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Over 20 Paleo Recipes

| March 15, 2019 | 12 Comments
Over 20 Paleo Recipes

Over 20 Paleo Recipes The Paleolithic diet seems to be taking the world by storm right now. Many people are adapting to this diet in hopes to either lose weight or get healthier overall. But, what in the world do you eat when you are on the Paleo diet? Meat, fish, vegetables, fruit, roots, and nuts […]

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11 Super Easy Instant Pot Desserts

| January 18, 2019 | 7 Comments
11 Super Easy Instant Pot Desserts

11 Super Easy Instant Pot Desserts We all know that the Instant Pot can be a great tool for whipping up quick and easy meals. What you may not know is that it’s also great for making desserts. No longer do you have to spend over an hour creating a delicious dessert for the family. […]

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14 Delicious Healthy Smoothies

| January 11, 2019 | 7 Comments
14 Delicious Healthy Smoothies

14 Delicious Healthy Smoothies Are you the type that doesn’t really like to have breakfast? Or maybe you’re the type that isn’t too fond of fruits and vegetables or have a child that’s a picky eater. Smoothies are the perfect option. Smoothies are great meal replacements for adults, especially if you add supplements, and they […]

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13 Energy Bites Recipes

| January 4, 2019 | 13 Comments
13 Energy Bites Recipes

13 Energy Bites You have to admit; whoever came up with the idea of energy bites is pretty genius. There are literally thousands of recipe variations to choose from, not to mention the fact that you can take them with you wherever you go. How many times during the day do you feel like you […]

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55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

| October 26, 2018 | 25 Comments
55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

Now that school has started, you are back into a routine. A common part of every kid’s routine is having an after-school snack. While there are a number of products you could purchase at the store, making something from scratch is not only more affordable but also fun. There are so many fun treats you […]

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Disney Inspired Crafts and Recipes

| October 23, 2018 | 22 Comments
Disney Inspired Crafts and Recipes

Disney Inspired Crafts and Recipes What child doesn’t love Disney? For decades, children have grown up watching the movies and being whisked away into a fantastical tale. Whether it was a classic like Cinderella or a newer movie like Moana, Disney movies have warmed the hearts of so many children. If your children love Disney, […]

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