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How to Dress for a Visit to Walt Disney World in the Winter #DisneySMMC

| January 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
How to Dress for a Visit to Walt Disney World in the Winter #DisneySMMC

How to Dress for a Visit to Walt Disney World in the Winter When some people plan their Walt Disney World vacations in the winter, they figure that they are in for a real break from the cold. They pack nothing more than shorts and tank tops, only to get there and realize that it […]

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A Day at the Museum of History/Children’s Museum

| January 2, 2019 | 2 Comments
A Day at the Museum of History/Children’s Museum

A Day at the Museum of History/Children’s Museum There are so many great attractions to visit with kids in the Ottawa/Gatineau area. On the top of our list is the Canadian Museum of History, in particular the Children’s Museum. It’s great on those yucky winter days when it’s too cold to play in the snow […]

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Why Disney World Is Good For Adults Too

| December 12, 2018 | 8 Comments
Why Disney World Is Good For Adults Too

Why Disney World Is Good For Adults Too Walt Disney World is more than kiddie rides in the Magic Kingdom and meet-and-greets with Mickey and friends. This Florida hot spot can offer the ultimate vacation destination perfect for adults looking to escape the stress of daily life. Disney World, complete with four Disney theme parks […]

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Getting All A-Flutter at Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature

| November 29, 2018 | 11 Comments
Getting All A-Flutter at Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature

Getting All A-Flutter at Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature Cool days have moved  in to Canada’s capital. Luckily, things are heating up with the return of Butterflies in Flight at the Canadian Museum of Nature. It is a bright and warm exhibition that introduces live, tropical butterflies to visitors that they would […]

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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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Things I Wish I Knew Before Going on a Disney Cruise

| November 20, 2018 | 7 Comments
Things I Wish I Knew Before Going on a Disney Cruise

Things I Wish I Knew Before Going on a Disney Cruise For many families, a Disney cruise is a magical trip of a lifetime. There’s SO much to see and do, it’s hard to squeeze everything into one trip. Keep reading, to learn more about some of the things experienced cruisers wished they knew before […]

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Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101

| November 6, 2018 | 7 Comments
Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101

Walt Disney World Holiday Fun 101 Sometimes it’s hard to know what is happening at Disney World during the busy Holiday season. There is always so much going on, you may not even know where to go to enjoy the holiday season. Here is a small breakdown of what’s happening at Walt Disney World this […]

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Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm

| October 22, 2018 | 9 Comments
Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm

Getting Spooky at Saunders Farm Halloween is approaching and there is no better place to be to get into the spooky spirit than Saunders Farm! I recently posted about their summer time activities, but Halloween is where they take it to the next level. It’s a new tradition that we take the whole family to […]

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Disney’s Castaway Cay – Things to See and Do

| October 16, 2018 | 21 Comments
Disney’s Castaway Cay – Things to See and Do

Disney’s Castaway Cay – Things to See and Do There’s no iron-clad rule that says you have to set foot off the ship, when you’re on a Disney cruise. Some people don’t. But, if you plan to spend time on Castaway Cay (the Disney cruise line’s private island), here’s a short list of things to […]

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Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours #ParksCanada

| October 3, 2018 | 11 Comments
Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours #ParksCanada

Paddling Through History with Voyageur Canoe Guided Tours  Did you know that the Rideau Canal is Ontario’s only UNESCO World Heritage site? There is more to this site than it being known as the world’s longest skating rink. The summer is a great time to venture along this canal and learn its history. Many residents […]

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16 Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa

| September 27, 2018 | 4 Comments
16 Fall Family Activities Around Ottawa

16 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 fall family activities happening in and around the city for your family to enjoy! We have put together a list […]

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Travel Tips When You’re Driving Far to Get to Disney World

| September 25, 2018 | 20 Comments
Travel Tips When You’re Driving Far to Get to Disney World

Travel Tips When You’re Driving Far to Get to Disney World Each vacation you take is full of memories to last a lifetime. From the car ride itself, to the actual destination and fun activities you have planned, you are sure to have plenty to reminisce about. A trip to Disney will certainly be a […]

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Your Guide to Disney’s Hollywood Studios Toy Story Land

| September 18, 2018 | 8 Comments
Your Guide to Disney’s Hollywood Studios Toy Story Land

Your Guide to Disney World’s Toy Story Land You’ve heard about Disney World’s new Toy Story Land, but have you been there? Toy Story Land is the newest development at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and no one’s disappointed. If you’re making plans to head to Disney World, then you need to know the ins-and-outs of this […]

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How to Get the Best Seating in Disney Theatre Attractions

| September 11, 2018 | 6 Comments
How to Get the Best Seating in Disney Theatre Attractions

How to Get the Best Seating in Disney Theatre Attractions One of the most popular parts of a magical Disney experience are the Disney Theatre Attractions. These attractions are wonderful for the whole family. You get to escape the heat or rain, take a break from all the walking and enjoy a spectacular theatre attraction together. […]

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Step Back in Time at Laurier House National Historic Site #ParksCanada

| September 7, 2018 | 4 Comments
Step Back in Time at Laurier House National Historic Site #ParksCanada

Step Back in Time at Laurier House National Historic Site #ParksCanada Nestled in the vibrant neighbourhood of Sandy Hill, Laurier House is one of Canada’s National Historic Sites. It was home to two of Canada’s Prime Ministers and contemporaries Sir Wilfred Laurier and William Lyon Mackenzie King. What makes this site a must-visit is that it […]

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Visiting Disney as a Multi-Generational Family

| September 4, 2018 | 10 Comments
Visiting Disney as a Multi-Generational Family

Visiting Disney as a Multi-Generational Family Disney World is a wonderful vacation destination for family members of ALL ages! If you’re searching a possibility that works well as a multi-generational option, this is it. Keep reading, for tips on how to get the most out of a trip of a lifetime everyone will enjoy.   […]

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Green Gables Heritage Place: Fun Family Experience #ParksCanada #Review

| August 22, 2018 | 7 Comments
Green Gables Heritage Place: Fun Family Experience #ParksCanada #Review

Green Gables Heritage Place is the setting for the beloved 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables by author Lucy Maud Montgomery. It’s the story about the adventures of an 11-year-old orphan girl, Anne Shirley, living in the fictional town of Avonlea on Prince Edward Island. She was mistakenly sent to two middle-aged siblings; Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, […]

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Tips for Attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

| August 21, 2018 | 7 Comments
Tips for Attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a Disney event guests buy an extra ticket for. The experience takes place in Magic Kingdom after an early park closing. The event features trick-or-treating, unique character meet and greets, attractions with Halloween themed overlays, and three Halloween spectaculars. Since it is an expensive night, here are some […]

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Let’s Break Out the Teal with TealFest on August 25th!

| August 17, 2018 | 2 Comments
Let’s Break Out the Teal with TealFest on August 25th!

Let’s Break Out the Teal with TealFest on August 25th! As previously published on OMC, Ovarian cancer takes the lives of five Canadian women every day. There is no screening for ovarian cancer, and its symptoms are vague and often go undetected and undiagnosed. TealFest is proud to continue its partnership for the second consecutive year with […]

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How You Can Make The Most Of the International Food and Wine Festival in Epcot

| August 15, 2018 | 3 Comments
How You Can Make The Most Of the International Food and Wine Festival in Epcot

The 2018 International Food and Wine Festival at Epcot is coming fast. This special Disney event launches August 30th and just like before, it’s bigger than ever. There will be tons of celebrity chefs and TV personalities involved and over 30 booths offering creative small dishes and inspired pairings all over the park.  There are […]

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Best Disney World Rides for Toddlers

| August 8, 2018 | 7 Comments
Best Disney World Rides for Toddlers

Best Disney World Rides for Toddlers Disney World is a magical place for everyone. This is especially true for toddlers. While it’s obvious they can’t ride every ride in the park, the suggestions on the following list are A-OK. Keep them in mind as you enter the gates.     The Many Adventures of Winnie […]

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Visiting Family and Friends? Surprise Them With Unique Gift Experiences! ~ Giveaway CAN 08/31

| July 25, 2018 | 138 Comments
Visiting Family and Friends? Surprise Them With Unique Gift Experiences! ~ Giveaway CAN 08/31

Breakaway Experiences is a service that offers Canadians with a shopping directory of unique packages from different companies that range from spas and restaurants to raceway and helicopter tours to gift to loved ones and friends, or to use for themselves. Their goal: To give the recipient of this service a fun and unforgettable experience […]

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Disney World Hidden Mickeys and Printable Mickey Mouse Cards

| July 10, 2018 | 14 Comments
Disney World Hidden Mickeys and Printable Mickey Mouse Cards

Disney World Hidden Mickeys When you’re inside the gates of your favourite Walt Disney Park, don’t forget to keep an eye out for Disney World Hidden Mickeys. It’s a free activity that adds a bit of fun and adventure to an already exciting day. Keep reading, to learn more about how this phenomenon came about […]

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Awesome Florida Vacations For the Family

| July 5, 2018 | 4 Comments
Awesome Florida Vacations For the Family

When people think of Florida vacations, they usually have one thing in mind – Disney. While Disney is a wonderful place to spend a family vacation, Florida has so much more to offer. Let’s take a closer look at some awesome Florida vacations for the family. Awesome Florida Vacations for the Family     1. […]

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