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How to Make Your Own Valentines

| January 23, 2017 | 8 Comments
How to Make Your Own Valentines

How to Make Your Own Valentines When you make your own valentines, it allows you to tell the person you love how you feel about them in your own words. It will mean so much more when you take the time to create a beautiful Valentine’s Day card and it’s so easy to do. You’ll […]

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Valentine’s Day Crinkle Cookies with a White Chocolate Drizzle

| January 20, 2017 | 17 Comments
Valentine’s Day Crinkle Cookies with a White Chocolate Drizzle

  Ah, t’is the season for candy hearts, assorted chocolates, bouquets of various coloured roses…and Valentine’s Day treats! The holiday itself is often so focused on relationships between couples, or the thereof lack of relationships in a person’s life, that we forget to appreciate the true meaning behind the holiday: spreading love around and reminding […]

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Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day without Breaking the Bank

| January 19, 2017 | 1 Comment
Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day without Breaking the Bank

  Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day without Breaking the Bank Spending a romantic Valentine’s Day with the love of your life doesn’t have to cost you a small fortune. You just need to get a little creative and think outside the box. For example, a dozen red roses is a great gift but it’s also […]

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Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

| January 13, 2017 | 8 Comments
Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

    Who would ever dare say that candy bark is only meant for Christmastime? Ah, I certainly wouldn’t! Valentine’s Day is the perfect season to gift a homemade treat to your loved ones, or even a delightful opportunity to create memories with them that will surely last a lifetime! And what better way to […]

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Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms #Recipe

| February 5, 2016 | 16 Comments
Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms #Recipe

  Brownies are so moist and divinely delicious! Your family will definitely enjoy these Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms. It’s a perfect treat for Valentine’s Day or you can change the M & M’s colour for a perfect St. Patrick, Easter, Halloween, or Christmas snack. Enjoy! Brownie Chocolate Chip Bars Filled with Strawberry M&Ms Brownie Ingredients: 1/4 cup […]

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Valentine’s Day Giveaway ~ 4 Winners ~ CAN 02/15

| January 25, 2016 | 126 Comments
Valentine’s Day Giveaway ~ 4 Winners ~ CAN 02/15

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is excited to bring you the Valentine’s Day Giveaway!   We have teamed up with 4 amazing companies: Green & Black’s Organic Chocolate, DK Canada, Breakaway Experiences, and Amopé to bring you a Valentine’s Day Giveaway worth over $200 in prizes to be won!  This Valentine’s Day Giveaway is open […]

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DIY Crayons…A Perfect Craft To Make Together!

| September 29, 2015 | 16 Comments
DIY Crayons…A Perfect Craft To Make Together!

I’m always looking for an easy DIY or craft that I can do with my kids. With the school starting, life has gotten busy…really busy. In the early days of September, our big guy was invited to a birthday party where the parents asked on the invitations to bring homemade gifts rather than presents. It’s always easier to […]

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Heat Things Up with The Smoky Poppy Deluxe Gift Set From The Body Shop! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/31

| March 5, 2015 | 76 Comments
Heat Things Up with The Smoky Poppy Deluxe Gift Set From The Body Shop! #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/31

Since February is known for being the month of love, most people are on the look-out to find that perfect gift for those they care about. The Body Shop decided to heat things up by introducing their Smoky Poppy Deluxe Gift Set to give the gift of love to its users! This gift set includes […]

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Valentine’s Day Survival Kit for Mom!

| February 11, 2015 | 6 Comments
Valentine’s Day Survival Kit for Mom!

Disney’s heartwarming comedy,  Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, will have your entire family laughing out loud. Based on the best-selling book, it follows the exploits of Alexander as he experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life and wonders if bad things only happen to him.  But […]

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An Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Box

| February 4, 2015 | 6 Comments
An Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Box

I love Valentine’s Day. As a kid, my family was totally into it. Well, I guess it was my mom that was the most into it and by default we all were. However, now that I’m a mom I’m all over the cheesy celebratory dinner and sharing of the love. As kids, we made Valentines’ Day […]

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Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

| January 16, 2015 | 19 Comments
Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

  These Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies are such an easy yummy treat for Valentine’s Day that you will want to make it year round! Enjoy!  Strawberry Chocolate Chip Cookies   Preheat oven to 350°F. Line baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.     In a large bowl, mix together the cake mix and baking powder. […]

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Valentines Gift Guide: Top 3 Thoughtful and Practical GIFTS FOR HIM

| February 14, 2014 | 8 Comments
Valentines Gift Guide: Top 3 Thoughtful and Practical GIFTS FOR HIM

  When the reservation is the done, the outfit picked out (if not, do check out our Valentines Guide on what to wear to that romantic date here) and the air filled with romance, there is only one thing left to do for Valentine’s Day – get the appropriate present for your love one. Though […]

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VALENTINES GUIDE: TOP 3 ROMANTIC LOOKS THAT’S PERFECT FOR VALENTINES DAY

| February 13, 2014 | 3 Comments
VALENTINES GUIDE: TOP 3 ROMANTIC LOOKS THAT’S PERFECT FOR VALENTINES DAY

  Long after the last gifts of Christmas past have been opened and the shiny ornaments packed away, there is one (sort of) holiday that breaks up the monotony of winter before spring officially sprung – Valentine’s Day! Single or coupled up, Valentines is no longer a day exclusive to lovers but to everyone who […]

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February – Month of Love

| February 14, 2013 | 7 Comments
February – Month of Love

Valentine’s Day     Celebrations are in gear, mommy and daddy are lovingly exchanging glances, flowers, chocolates, even a good meal at home or at the restaurant.  What about children?  Where do they fit in this event?  After all they are the result of their parents love, just making a funny remark.  Actually, family ties […]

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Don’t Let Chocolate Hurt Children

| February 14, 2013 | 2 Comments
Don’t Let Chocolate Hurt Children

New guide and app help Canadians find ethical options In Canada we love chocolate. Each of us consumes an average of 5.5 kg of chocolate per year, the equivalent of 2,600 M&Ms. It’s not surprising that much of our blissful consumption happens on holidays like Christmas, Easter and Valentine’s Day, when many present their loved […]

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Nothing is more romantic than talking about your finances

| February 14, 2013 | 3 Comments
Nothing is more romantic than talking about your finances

  Since Valentine’s day is near I thought I would talk about what is running through the minds of everyone  trying to find that special gift to show their spouse how much they love them, “Do I have enough room on my credit card to buy that box of chocolates and flowers?”  Financial trouble, and […]

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Love

| February 14, 2013 | 8 Comments
Love

I came across this quotation on Pinterest one day: “When a child gives you a gift, even if it is rock they just picked up, exude gratitude. It might be the only thing they have to give and they have chosen to give it to you.” – Dean Jackson The thing about Valentine’s Day is […]

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Make Your Own Crystal Hearts

| February 14, 2013 | 17 Comments
Make Your Own Crystal Hearts

Valentines day is approaching and we are all starting to see red and pink hearts on everything in the stores. My kids are starting to get really excited. My 5 year old can hardly wait to pass out little heart shaped papers to all her friends and get little valentine notes. Her excitement reminds me of how […]

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Printable Chocolate Wrapper

| February 14, 2013 | 1 Comment
Printable Chocolate Wrapper

Make chocolate taste doubly delicious by packaging it in a homemade, heart-filled wrapper that reveals a handwritten note. Download the design, color-print, and cut out. To embellish the motif, dot with glue and sprinkle with glitter. Wrap around a foil-covered bar; affix with tape. Print the Chocolate Wrapper Taken from Martha Stewart

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