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25 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa-Gatineau

| June 21, 2018 | 1 Comment
25 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa-Gatineau

25 Summer Family Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa-Gatineau Summer is here! This allows for families to spend more time together to attend festivals and activities being held in Ottawa and its surrounding areas. Here is a list of 25 summer family fun events and activities in Ottawa for you and your family to attend […]

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Explore Stories from Here and Beyond with DK Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/13

| June 14, 2018 | 18 Comments
Explore Stories from Here and Beyond with DK Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 07/13

Explore Stories from Here and Beyond with DK Canada!  Stories. They can be about anything, and can take us anywhere. Tales, no matter when and where they are from, fascinate us and have the power to connect us. My family loves learning about all sorts of stories that are rooted in different histories of our […]

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5 Handy Tips For Handling Negative Comments on Your Blog

| June 11, 2018 | 1 Comment
5 Handy Tips For Handling Negative Comments on Your Blog

No one like handling negative comments on their blog. Maybe you said something that unintentionally came across as combative? Maybe the reader misunderstood something? Maybe you intended to share an opinion that would result in others sharing their own opinion, and some stepped way over the line? For whatever reason, you’re stuck having to moderate […]

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Family Travel Planner With Checklist

| June 6, 2018 | 1 Comment
Family Travel Planner With Checklist

Family Travel Planner with Checklist We all dream of planning the perfect vacation. Yet, when vacation time arrives, we find that we’ve forgotten something important, can’t get our schedule to work out, etc. You end up coming home frustrated that your vacation didn’t go as planned. While it’s okay for things to go off course […]

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The Best Times of Year to Visit Disney Parks

| June 5, 2018 | 2 Comments
The Best Times of Year to Visit Disney Parks

The Best Times of Year to Visit Disney Parks Opinions vary greatly when it comes to the best times of year to visit Disney parks. If you want to avoid the crowds, then you’ll want to go when it’s off season. If you don’t mind fighting crowds and waiting in lines, you can go during […]

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10 DIY Lavender Bath and Body Recipes

| May 30, 2018 | 2 Comments
10 DIY Lavender Bath and Body Recipes

10 DIY Lavender Bath and Body Recipes When it comes to beauty products, lavender is one of the most popular fragrances to use. This isn’t just because lavender has a calming scent. Lavender has many beneficial properties. Lavender has the ability to reduce mental stress and anxiety, aid in treating insomnia, treat acne, relieves muscle […]

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Laundry Hacks for Busy Moms

| May 22, 2018 | 4 Comments
Laundry Hacks for Busy Moms

Laundry Hacks for Busy Moms Laundry is one of the most dreaded household chores. No one likes the hours of backbreaking work. Folding load after load after load is enough to make any busy mom scream out in surrender. Unfortunately, that doesn’t stop the laundry from piling up. Thankfully, there are some laundry hacks that […]

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Canada’s Grocery and Specialty Goods Delivery Service INABUGGY Promises 1-hour Delivery!

| May 18, 2018 | 5 Comments
Canada’s Grocery and Specialty Goods Delivery Service INABUGGY Promises 1-hour Delivery!

Canada’s grocery and specialty goods delivery service INABUGGY (formerly InstaBuggy) promises 1-hour delivery of groceries, baby food, vitamins, diapers, wipes, & much more!  The overwhelming excitement and joy of pregnancy can also bring stressful moments when preparing for baby’s arrival. With INABUGGY, simplify a few of life’s most time-consuming chores; grocery & retail shopping. New […]

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How Parents Can Enjoy Weekends and Holidays With Kids

| May 17, 2018 | 3 Comments
How Parents Can Enjoy Weekends and Holidays With Kids

How Parents Can Enjoy Weekends and Holidays With Kids Holidays are supposed to be the best days for working parents to take a tea break and unwind, but how can you enjoy a stress-free holiday when you have kids restlessly tumbling and rolling around while vacationing on a beautiful cottage in Cobourg Beach?     […]

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5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer

| May 14, 2018 | 2 Comments
5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer

5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer If you have been hesitant to request the services of an interior designer, perhaps you may be interested in learning why it’s a wise decision. Whether you want to improve the look of your home for your own comfort or to add value towards selling it, a […]

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Machine De Cirque – Ottawa Children’s Festival #REVIEW

| May 12, 2018 | 2 Comments
Machine De Cirque – Ottawa Children’s Festival #REVIEW

The Ottawa Children’s Festival is an event Ottawa families wait all year for and in it’s 33rd year, this year was no different; except that this year I was offered an opportunity to see a performance I may not have otherwise seen – and it was exceptional! I was asked by Ottawa Mommy Club to […]

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5 Disney Hacks You MUST Know Before You Go!

| May 9, 2018 | 5 Comments
5 Disney Hacks You MUST Know Before You Go!

Going to a Disney Park is one of the most exciting things you will ever do in life! Even if you’ve been before, you’re sure to form new memories, as there is always something more to see and do! With that in mind, let’s take a look at some Disney hacks with tips and tricks […]

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Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home

| May 3, 2018 | 5 Comments
Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home

Creating a Mother’s Day Brunch at Home It can be wonderful to create a special day for your mother and yourself. Once you become a mother, it can be hard to connect with your own mother on the big day. Putting together a brunch is a great way for you to both get together for […]

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How to Save Even More on a Disney Vacation

| May 1, 2018 | 9 Comments
How to Save Even More on a Disney Vacation

How to Save Even More on a Disney Vacation Whether it’s your first time to Walt Disney World, or if you’ve been before, you likely already know that it can be costly. That said, there are many great tips and tricks out there to help you save even more on your Disney vacation. This is […]

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Here’s What Parents with Little Computer Knowledge Should Do if it Crashes

| April 23, 2018 | 7 Comments
Here’s What Parents with Little Computer Knowledge Should Do if it Crashes

Here’s What Parents with Little Computer Knowledge Should Do if it Crashes If you’re a parent with little to no computer knowledge and your child has encountered crash issues with their computer, it could be time to get involved and get their computer working again. Trying to fix crash errors is a daunting process, especially […]

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Donate Your Spring Cleaning Items to these 5 Local Charities

| April 19, 2018 | 7 Comments
Donate Your Spring Cleaning Items to these 5 Local Charities

Spring in Ottawa means warmer weather, sunshine, birds chirping and tulips blooming. It’s also a time when we have the urge to clean out our home to get rid of items we no longer need or want. Instead of throwing these items away, consider donating them to local charities who will re-use, recycle and re-purpose […]

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The Incredibles 2 Coming to Theatres #DisneySMMC

| April 16, 2018 | 9 Comments
The Incredibles 2 Coming to Theatres #DisneySMMC

The Incredibles 2 Coming to Theatres June 15th, 2018 Fans of The Incredibles movie have been waiting since 2004 for the release of the sequel! The Incredibles is the story of a family with super abilities trying to balance domestic life with their incredible powers after super heroes are considered outlaws. It is one of the best superhero films ever […]

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Exciting Changes and Additions Coming to Disney Parks

| April 10, 2018 | 9 Comments
Exciting Changes and Additions Coming to Disney Parks

Exciting Changes and Additions Coming to Disney Parks Similarly to how Disney is constantly evolving their movie franchise by adding in new movies and characters, they are also improving and evolving their parks to fit the themes of the new Disney movies and characters as well. Throughout the next few years Disney has revealed several changes and […]

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Spring Cleaning with Kids and a Printable Checklist

| April 5, 2018 | 11 Comments
Spring Cleaning with Kids and a Printable Checklist

Spring Cleaning with Kids and a Printable Checklist We all know that a checklist can make it easier to get stuff done. If you have children, you may not think a lot about the chores they can do. However, children are able to do so much more than you realize. Obviously, the age of the […]

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Home Delivery Is Changing How Ontarians Buy Meat

| April 4, 2018 | 10 Comments
Home Delivery Is Changing How Ontarians Buy Meat

Home Delivery Is Changing How Ontarians Buy Meat There was a time when most Canadians who wanted to pick up some fresh steaks or chicken breasts would simply head down to the nearest supermarket and see what was available. But in recent years to major trends have been completely reshaping the retail market for meat […]

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2018 Disney Movies – April Through December

| March 26, 2018 | 4 Comments
2018 Disney Movies – April Through December

2018 Disney Movies – April Through December Disney lovers rejoice! The following Disney movies are scheduled to hit the big screen, April through December 2018. There’s no better time to mark your calendar…     A Wrinkle in Time ( March 9) After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her […]

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Canvas Factory Helps Feed a Mother’s Obsession #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 04/20

| March 22, 2018 | 207 Comments
Canvas Factory Helps Feed a Mother’s Obsession #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 04/20

  Canvas Factory Helps Feed a Mother’s Obsession As a mother, I am completely obsessed with pictures. I love capturing that perfect moment to remember forever. Unfortunately, though, these days it’s easier to take pictures than it is to print pictures. I mean, 15 years ago, printing wasn’t easy, but at least you only had […]

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Are Paper Books Making a Comeback?

| March 15, 2018 | 5 Comments
Are Paper Books Making a Comeback?

Are Paper Books Making a Comeback? In an age where everything is digitized, it might surprise you to hear that print paper books gaining popularity. People are now trying to limit their screen time and this trend is reflected in book sales. E-book sales in the UK has seen  nearly a 20 per cent plunge […]

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When It’s Time To Buy A House, Do You Buy New Or “Used”?

| March 13, 2018 | 5 Comments
When It’s Time To Buy A House, Do You Buy New Or “Used”?

When It’s Time To Buy A House, Do You Buy New Or “Used”? Buying a house can be terrifying. Buying a house in Ottawa is even more terrifying, for many reasons. There are so many questions to answer: should you save up every single penny you have to get a 20% down payment? If you don’t […]

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