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How to Decorate Your Home for Fall

| September 25, 2017 | 1 Comment
How to Decorate Your Home for Fall

    How to Decorate Your Home for Fall Are you looking for some great ideas to decorate your home for fall? There’s no better way to get into the mood of a good season than by pulling out the decorations and setting the stage yourself. If you’re the type of person who loves fall, […]

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Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa #MyOttawa

| September 19, 2017 | 3 Comments
Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa #MyOttawa

Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa   Fall is here! Just because the days are becoming shorter and cooler does not mean the fun in Ottawa has come to an end! There are plenty of fun autumn activities happening in and around the city for you and your family to enjoy! We have put together a […]

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15 Fall Crafts For Kids

| September 18, 2017 | 6 Comments
15 Fall Crafts For Kids

    Fall Crafts for kids never disappoint. If your kids are anything like mine they live and breathe craft time. It doesn’t even matter if they have a craft project to do, they just want to doodle and glue and cut and glue some more. It’s the best thing since sliced bread at times […]

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4 Great Reasons to Love Fall

| September 11, 2017 | 8 Comments
4 Great Reasons to Love Fall

    4 Great Reasons to Love Fall For many, fall is a favourite time of year. The weather, the food, the leaves turning colours on the trees… it’s all a beautiful time of year. Even if you never thought it was your favourite time of year, you’re going to love fall after you see […]

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Fall Decor

| October 28, 2015 | 3 Comments
Fall Decor

In the effort to keep things minimal while we’ve been trying to keep our house looking show-ready, I didn’t do any of my usual fall decorating this year. Other years, this usually includes a runner with spider-web motif, metallic pumpkin, and the clichéd decorative farmers-markety gourds. Faux-fall foliage wreath on the door, that sort of […]

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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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No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake in Mason Jars

| September 25, 2015 | 10 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 Crackers 1/2 cup cold […]

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Splash and Play All Day with MyMayu Rain Boots! – Review and Giveaway! CAN 10/19

| September 24, 2015 | 53 Comments
Splash and Play All Day with MyMayu Rain Boots! – Review and Giveaway! CAN 10/19

Fall is here! Accompanying the shorter, cooler days is the rain. My kids live for days like these! Finding a puddle to splash and muck about in is the goal of a rainy day outing with my little ones, but it is not as fun to do when their clunky rain boots weigh them down […]

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Apple Cider Donuts‏ Recipe

| September 18, 2015 | 18 Comments
Apple Cider Donuts‏ Recipe

  These melt in your mouth Apple Cider Donuts are so moist and delicious that making one batch won’t be enough! The cider adds more flavor while its acidity makes the doughnuts tender. It’s such an easy fall donut recipe to make at home with the kids. Ingredients 2 cups sugar 1 tablespoon plus 2 tsp. cinnamon […]

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Caramel Apple with M&M Recipe

| September 11, 2015 | 13 Comments
Caramel Apple with M&M Recipe

  Just in time for apple season!  You can pick you own apples at any of Ottawa’s orchards and make the Caramel Apples with M&M recipe with your family when you get back home. They also make a delicious treat for Halloween. Your kids will love them!  This recipe will require a candy thermometer.  Enjoy! What is […]

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Heal What Ails You With The Boiron Homeopathic Medicine Finder App! – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 10/12

| September 10, 2015 | 60 Comments
Heal What Ails You With The Boiron Homeopathic Medicine Finder App! – Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 10/12

Getting sick. It happens to all of us at one time or another. It is great knowing what to take in order to relieve the symptoms. There are so many products on the market to heal what ails us, it is hard to choose which one would be the best to use. Many people believe […]

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Where to Purchase Local Honey in Ottawa

| September 7, 2015 | 9 Comments
Where to Purchase Local Honey in Ottawa

  We wrote a previous article about why you need more honey in your life. Honey is so beneficial to our health, so why not bring the family to one of these local farms and make it a family fun time at the farm! Local Honey Sources: Ottawa (South Ottawa) Apple Hill Fruit Farm – Honey (retail), Honey (wholesale), […]

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Rockport Opens Its First Concept Store in Ottawa!

| October 31, 2014 | 9 Comments
Rockport Opens Its First Concept Store in Ottawa!

Fashion is a very big passion of mine. One of my favourite areas of fashion has to be shoes. An outfit is almost never complete without them, and there are so many styles, colours and materials they are made from that I would never tire from looking at them. Rockport has been making stylish and […]

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Escape This Fall with DK Canada and Idiot’s Guides! #Review and #Giveaway ~CAN 11/30

| October 31, 2014 | 30 Comments
Escape This Fall with DK Canada and Idiot’s Guides! #Review and #Giveaway ~CAN 11/30

Autumn is here! With autumn comes colder, blustery, and sometimes rainy days that may make you want to stay indoors to enjoy your day. One way you can pass a not so friendly fall day at home is to escape with a book! DK Canada and Idiot’s Guides are a perfect way to stay at […]

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My Family’s Fall Clean-Up with Seventh Generation Disinfecting Cleaners – #Review and #Giveaway~ CAN 11/23

| October 30, 2014 | 65 Comments
My Family’s Fall Clean-Up with Seventh Generation Disinfecting Cleaners – #Review and #Giveaway~ CAN 11/23

Now that autumn is in full swing, this signals the start of my family’s Big Fall Clean-Up around my home. We do a huge cleaning inside and outside of our home. This year, we can even enlist our younger kids to help us get all of our chores on our Fall Clean-Up To-Do List as […]

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My 7 Top Fall Fitness Tips

| October 21, 2014 | 16 Comments
My 7 Top Fall Fitness Tips

Fall is here!  So many of us are thinking about getting back into our fitness routines after taking some time off in the summer.  The gyms are busy again and many are transitioning to indoor activities and strength training.   It’s easy to feel overwhelmed especially if you’ve taken an extended break from indoor workouts. […]

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Falling for the Carp Fair

| October 16, 2014 | 5 Comments
Falling for the Carp Fair

I love the fall. Not only does it mean I can break out my plethora of sweaters and warm socks, but it means cozy evenings by the fire under my favourite blanket with a hot cocoa in hand, and colourful hikes along the many pathways and trails in and around Ottawa. It also means fairs! […]

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Shoppers Drug Mart’s 30 Days of Beauty is Here!

| September 3, 2014 | 3 Comments
Shoppers Drug Mart’s 30 Days of Beauty is Here!

One of the topics I love writing about is beauty and fashion. If I could, I would spend countless hours looking online and in magazines at the hottest trends, or for amazing deals on products I love or having craving to buy. When I am not surfing the Internet for tips or new products, one […]

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Farms in Ottawa

| January 5, 2013
Farms in Ottawa

 Bring the family for some great outdoor fun times at one of these farms in Ottawa!  Proulx Sugar Bush & Berry Farm 1865 O’Toole Rd. Cumberland (Ottawa), ON K4C 1N2 Tel: 613-833-2417 or  613-833-9009 Fax: 613-833-0472 Email: proulx@proulxberryfarm.com  Strawberries, rhubarb, raspberries, sweet corn, and garden vegetables. March-April: Visit our sugarbush, see the maple production, enjoy a […]

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