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5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

| February 13, 2019 | 0 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 | 29 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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10 Ideas for a Romantic Valentines Day for Her

| February 6, 2019 | 2 Comments
10 Ideas for a Romantic Valentines Day for Her

10 Ideas for a Romantic Valentines Day for Her Ooh, if you’re a true romantic and want to really have an absolutely memorable Valentines’ Day for that special someone in your life, then the following list of ideas should help you get in the right direction! First, it is extremely important to mention that the […]

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Cupid Hot Cocoa Recipe

| February 1, 2019 | 5 Comments
Cupid Hot Cocoa Recipe

Cupid Hot Cocoa Recipe When you think of Valentine’s Day, you may think of boxed chocolates or candy hearts with little messages on them. If you have kids though, there are so many fun things you can make for them. Heart-shaped pancakes or Rice Krispies pops, cupcakes with heart-shaped sprinkles, and heart-shaped cookies. There are […]

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23 Family Winter Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

| January 31, 2019 | 1 Comment
23 Family Winter Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

The longer, colder days are making way for the change of the season! Winter is here! Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean that you and your family have to be stuck inside during winter. The Ottawa-Gatineau region has plenty of events and activities to get you to enjoy the coldest of seasons! Here […]

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Valentine’s Day Rice Krispie Pops Recipe

| January 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
Valentine’s Day Rice Krispie Pops Recipe

Valentine’s Day Rice Krispie Pops Who doesn’t love Rice Krispie treats? The recipe is a classic that families have been making for decades. The simple combination of Rice Krispie cereal, marshmallows, and butter is so good. It’s also so easy to make. It’s something you can whip together on short notice. You can also jazz […]

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What Type Of Valentine Are You

| January 23, 2019 | 0 Comments
What Type Of Valentine Are You

What Type Of Valentine Are You Valentine’s Day is a marked, socially acceptable celebration of the mating rituals of the human species. People, unlike animals, are generally, and at least superficially, subtle in regard to their pro-creative urges. We use words and kind gestures as opposed to odd-sounding, pathetic calls for attention and the satisfaction […]

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How to Plan a Valentine’s Day Party for Children

| January 15, 2019 | 1 Comment
How to Plan a Valentine’s Day Party for Children

How to Plan a Valentine’s Day Party for Children Once Christmas is over, Valentine’s Day is the next big gift-giving event and is one that everyone can get involved in – including young children. So, there is no time like the present to plan the perfect Valentine’s Day party for your child/children. Many people think […]

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Turkey Ranch Mac-n-Cheese Recipe

| December 28, 2018 | 8 Comments
Turkey Ranch Mac-n-Cheese Recipe

Turkey Ranch Mac-n-Cheese Let’s face it. When the holidays roll around it’s so hard not to over do it. There are so many great recipes that your family requests year after year. And, of course, you have those new recipes you just have to try this year. The only problem is that you’re usually left […]

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Winter Care

| December 20, 2018 | 5 Comments
Winter Care

This post is sponsored by Bayer. To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label. Winter Care It’s the most wonderful time of the year…until your nose becomes congested, your lips are chapping, and your skin is unbearably dry. With the beauty that comes with the holiday season, winter […]

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5 Things to Do with Your Kids for Christmas #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

| December 17, 2018 | 97 Comments
5 Things to Do with Your Kids for Christmas #LoveHallmarkCA #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/04

5 Things to Do with Your Kids for Christmas  Are you looking to create Christmas memories and traditions with your children? There are a number of fun activities you can take part in as a family to make a great holiday experience! Whether you’re looking to pass the time while you wait for dinner, or […]

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Holiday Double Chocolate Cookies Recipe

| December 14, 2018 | 14 Comments
Holiday Double Chocolate Cookies Recipe

Holiday Double Chocolate Cookies What is a more iconic flavour combination at the holidays than chocolate and peppermint? It’s something that we all look forward to every year. It’s great in hot chocolates, candies, and even cookies. These Holiday Double Chocolate Cookies are not only great for get togethers, but you’ll find that they are […]

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DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament

| December 5, 2018 | 11 Comments
DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament

DIY Rudolph Tealight Ornament This Rudolph tealight ornament are so cute, don’t you think? With the exception of the battery-operated tealights themselves, you may already have all the other necessary supplies on hand. This is a fun holiday craft project that even younger kids can help you with, as long as supervision is provided. Paint […]

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Playing Through the Holidays with Kroeger Inc. #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/28

| November 27, 2018 | 101 Comments
Playing Through the Holidays with Kroeger Inc. #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/28

Playing Through the Holidays with Kroeger Inc. Keeping a family entertained and away from a screen can be a bit of a challenge, especially during the holiday season. A great way to get the gang having fun during this special time of the year is by playing games! Kroeger Inc.  is all about connecting people with […]

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15 Family Holiday Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

| November 26, 2018 | 4 Comments
15 Family Holiday Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

15 Family Holiday Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa It is here! The holiday season is upon us in Canada’s capital region. With the snow already falling, it already looks a lot like Christmas. Would you like for your family to get into the spirit of the festive season? Have this list of 15 Family […]

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Super Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe

| November 23, 2018 | 12 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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Make Turkey the Heart of Your Holidays with Canadian Turkey #EntertainWithTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/21

| November 22, 2018 | 238 Comments
Make Turkey the Heart of Your Holidays with Canadian Turkey #EntertainWithTurkey #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/21

  Make Turkey the Heart of Your Holidays with Canadian Turkey #EntertainWithTurkey Food. For many Canadian families, it is as the heart of their holiday celebrations. A lot of planning goes into treats and meals that their loved ones will devour and reminisce about for many things to come. Canadian Turkey wants to give you a […]

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5 Reasons Fall Camping Is Better

| November 22, 2018 | 6 Comments
5 Reasons Fall Camping Is Better

5 Reasons Fall Camping Is Better There are so many great reasons to go camping in the fall, if it’s your first time, you’ll wonder why you hadn’t tried it before. The cooler temperatures can put people off fall camping, but if you love the colours of fall foliage, hot beverages, camping food, the smell […]

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17 Reindeer Crafts For The Family

| November 21, 2018 | 14 Comments
17 Reindeer Crafts For The Family

17 Reindeer Crafts For The Family Rudolph the red nose reindeer had a very shiny noseeeeeee… Let’s face it; reindeer are a big part of the holiday season. So, when you’re kids are looking for something to do on a cold afternoon why not suggest one of these cute reindeer crafts? Here’s a short description […]

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Santa Matching Game with Printables

| November 7, 2018 | 7 Comments
Santa Matching Game with Printables

Santa Matching Game Playing a matching game is a great way for your child to gain memory skills and have fun at the same time. There’s no reason to spend money on games like this, when there are so many free printables available online.This Santa matching game fits right in with the spirit of the […]

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Get Up Close to Food with Farm and Food Care Ontario

| November 5, 2018 | 8 Comments
Get Up Close to Food with Farm and Food Care Ontario

 Getting Up Close to Food with Farm and Food Care Ontario Food. For many people, it is not clear how food gets from the farm to their grocery store. There are many discrepancies as to how the meat and produce we eat is treated before we consume it. Farm and Food Care Ontario‘s aim is […]

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Get Revved Up for Fun with MGA Entertainment #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/07

| November 1, 2018 | 225 Comments
Get Revved Up for Fun with MGA Entertainment #HolidayGiftGuide #Giveaway ~ CAN 12/07

Get Revved Up for Fun with MGA Entertainment It’s no secret that my kids love toys. Some of their favourites are those that bring energy to playtime. MGA Entertainment has a variety of toys that adds action to a child’s fun time! We were asked to play with some of their toys that would help kids get […]

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How to Stay Fit in the Fall Months

| October 29, 2018 | 10 Comments
How to Stay Fit in the Fall Months

How to Stay Fit in the Fall Months Depending on where you live, the fall season will bring cooler weather. The long, hot days of summer are ending, and for many, this is a better time to get out and enjoy the great fall weather. It might also be a good time to be more […]

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55 After-School Snacks Kids Love

| October 26, 2018 | 22 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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