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Over 20 Paleo Recipes

| March 15, 2019 | 11 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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Enjoy Wonder and Fun with Funrise Toys #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/12

| March 14, 2019 | 201 Comments
Enjoy Wonder and Fun with Funrise Toys #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/12

Enjoy Wonder and Fun with Funrise Toys Wonder. It is what makes playtime fun! This special ingredient allows for young minds to take playtime to far off places without leaving home. Funrise Toys is all about adding a sense of wonder to playtime with their collection of toys. They asked my family if they would […]

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21 Spring Family Fun Events and Activities in Ottawa-Gatineau

| March 12, 2019 | 10 Comments
21 Spring Family Fun Events and Activities in Ottawa-Gatineau

Spring is about to bloom in the nation’s capital! Families can take in the warmer weather and enjoy more of what this city has to offer! Ottawa is a great city that offers many events and activities for families to take part in during this time of year. Below are 21 spring family fun events and activities […]

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Flock Presents Small-Scale Influencer Conferences ~ Promo Code

| March 11, 2019 | 4 Comments
Flock Presents Small-Scale Influencer Conferences ~ Promo Code

Flock Presents Small-Scale Influencer Conferences FLOCK hosts small-scale, single-topic influencer conferences, intensives, and workshops that push you to your best. They identified a need in the professional learning space for smaller, more intimate events that dive deeper into a single subject. They wanted a forum where attendees gain a solid understanding of topics they’re eager to learn about. A full […]

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Attend and Be Amazed by the Harlem Globetrotters!

| March 8, 2019 | 9 Comments
Attend and Be Amazed by the Harlem Globetrotters!

Attend and Be Amazed by the Harlem Globetrotters! The Harlem Globetrotters are back, Ottawa! The Canadian Tire Centre will be hosting them on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 3 p.m. Crowds will see some of the greatest athletes and entertainers show off their one-of-a-kind show in the world of family entertainment.  Fans will get to watch to see if […]

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Discoveries from Here and Beyond with DK Canada ~ #Review #Giveaway CAN 04/05

| March 7, 2019 | 144 Comments
Discoveries from Here and Beyond with DK Canada ~ #Review #Giveaway CAN 04/05

Discoveries from Here and Beyond with DK Canada Discoveries are what get my family hungry to learn. We are always looking into new topics we have heard about for more information. DK Canada understands our thirst for discovery. They have a collection of books that allow readers to jump right into learning. My family was […]

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Discover Oasis HydraFruit Organic Beverages #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/05

| March 6, 2019 | 336 Comments
Discover Oasis HydraFruit Organic Beverages #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/05

Discover Oasis HydraFruit Organic Beverages For many people, the new year means getting back into healthy eating habits. Canadians are looking for healthy and delicious food and beverages to include in their diet and lucky for them, the Oasis brand from Lassonde has created a tasty solution with Oasis HydraFruit organic beverages. A range of refreshing beverages with 60% less sugar! […]

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Flower and Garden Festival Experience in Disney World #DisneySMMC

| March 5, 2019 | 8 Comments
Flower and Garden Festival Experience in Disney World #DisneySMMC

Flower and Garden Festival Experience in Disney World Flower and Garden Festival at Walt Disney World is a transformative event in Epcot. It makes Disney World’s second theme park even more beautiful and engaging. Every spring The landscaping gets a makeover. Stunningly detailed topiaries populate the park in celebration of favourite Disney Characters. Of course […]

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Fun Times at the Museum of Science and Technology in Ottawa ~ #Review #Giveaway 04/05

| March 4, 2019 | 12 Comments
Fun Times at the Museum of Science and Technology in Ottawa ~ #Review #Giveaway  04/05

Fun Times at the Museum of Science and Technology in Ottawa #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa Area 04/05 One of our family’s favourite indoor activities is frequenting the amazing museums we have in the Ottawa-Gatineau area. As a child, my favourite museum memory was the Crazy Kitchen at the Canada Science and Technology Museum in Ottawa. They underwent an $80 Million Dollar Renovation After closing […]

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Bacon Maple Bread Pudding Recipe

| March 1, 2019 | 24 Comments
Bacon Maple Bread Pudding Recipe

Bacon Maple Bread Pudding Bread pudding got its beginnings in 13th-century England. It was a way for frugal cooks who didn’t have much money to use leftover bread, so it wouldn’t go to waste. This is why it’s still sometimes referred to as “poor man’s pudding.” By today’s standards, bread pudding has moved up into […]

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Upcoming Disney Movies Scheduled For 2019 Releases

| February 28, 2019 | 17 Comments
Upcoming Disney Movies Scheduled For 2019 Releases

Upcoming Disney Movies Scheduled For 2019 Releases Well, the good news for Disney movie fans is that there’ll be something new every month from March to August. Live action remakes, new animated sequels and the continuing Marvel Cinematic Universe, are packing 2019 full of family entertainment. Here’s a quick glance at all 2019 upcoming Disney […]

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Make Over Your Favourite Meals with Canadian Turkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/29

| February 27, 2019 | 486 Comments
Make Over Your Favourite Meals with Canadian Turkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/29

Make Over Your Favourite Meals with Canadian Turkey With the holiday season over, it can be a bit of a challenge to get a family back to basics. Did you know that choosing healthy ingredients and putting together nutritious meals doesn’t mean you have to comprise on taste? Canadian Turkey wants to give you some […]

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Finding strength through friendships at Roger Neilson House #SensFoundation

| February 26, 2019 | 3 Comments
Finding strength through friendships at Roger Neilson House #SensFoundation

On Thursday, Feb. 28, the Ottawa Senators Foundation is hosting their annual telethon – a show dedicated to sharing stories and friendships about how your donations are making a difference for people and programs in our community. Read how parents Andrea Gumpert and David Bell have benefited from the incredible support at Roger Neilson House. […]

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Adorable Polar Bear Cookies Recipe

| February 26, 2019 | 20 Comments
Adorable Polar Bear Cookies Recipe

Adorable Polar Bear Cookies Recipe Raise your hand if you think these polar bear cookies are too cute to eat! I think they’re perfect for cookie exchanges and kid’s school parties… either for Christmas or a winter birthday celebration. Not only are they adorable, they’re super simple to make. Let’s talk a little bit about […]

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Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes

| February 22, 2019 | 15 Comments
Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes

Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes On a cold, rainy day, what’s better than a big old bowl of soup? The only problem is that many soup recipes can take hours to prepare. This usually deters busy moms from making homemade soups. As a busy mom, you may think there isn’t enough time in the day to […]

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My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

| February 21, 2019 | 24 Comments
My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre I stumbled upon My Gym Ottawa’s awesome gymnastics classes from another Ottawa mom’s Instagram stories. It looked so cool that I knew I had to check it out for myself, and when I showed Jax, he was so excited, we just couldn’t wait to get there to try […]

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Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues

| February 20, 2019 | 7 Comments
Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues

Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues When the kids are bored and knee deep in winter break blues, do not fear – inspiration is here! Beat the winter break blues with some fun kids activities this winter and create a winter break they will never forget! Winter inspired crafts Winter inspired crafts […]

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Top Romantic Winter Getaways

| February 19, 2019 | 11 Comments
Top Romantic Winter Getaways

Top Romantic Winter Getaways You can always have snow and ice in wintertime. Therefore, if you believe shushing together down a ski slope is romantic, go for it. Then, cuddling by a roaring fire in the ski lodge will help warm up the blood and feelings of romance. Conversely, you may prefer to have your […]

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Family Spring Break in Florida

| February 18, 2019 | 8 Comments
Family Spring Break in Florida

Family Spring Break in Florida Florida has miles and miles of coastlines with glorious beaches and ideal weather for visiting in March! If you don’t have your family spring break vacation plans yet, and you’d like to soak up some sunshine on your child’s school vacation, look no further than the Sunshine State! Here are […]

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Festival of the Arts Event at Epcot, Walt Disney World #DisneySMMC

| February 15, 2019 | 5 Comments
Festival of the Arts Event at Epcot, Walt Disney World #DisneySMMC

Festival of the Arts Event at Epcot, Walt Disney World The most recent addition to the Epcot schedule of annual Festivals is the Festival of the Arts. This is a fun filled and unique exploration of art in its many forms and it’s a wonderful time to visit the park, because the weather is cooler […]

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Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

| February 14, 2019 | 264 Comments
Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS My kids love to think of themselves as builders. They love to assemble amazing items out of building bricks and objects from around our home. STEM is a part of a lot of the toys my kids own. HEXBUG wants children to explore and enjoy the world of […]

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5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

| February 13, 2019 | 11 Comments
5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter In Ottawa, and throughout eastern Ontario, winter is a seriously frigid season – with snowstorms, freezing rain, and often blizzard conditions. This isn’t a good time to be losing your indoor heat because of poor insulation or air leakage. The point is, when your home is […]

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Family Celebrations for Valentine’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA

| February 12, 2019 | 62 Comments
Family Celebrations for Valentine’s Day #LoveHallmarkCA

Family Celebrations for Valentine’s Day Traditionally, Valentine’s Day has been a holiday for celebrating romantic love between sweethearts. Today, more and more people are choosing family celebrations to celebrate Valentine’s Day. This is especially popular for people who are single, or for couples who wish to include their children in the festivities. Turning Valentine’s Day into […]

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