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Disney World – First Time Visitor Tips

| September 30, 2019 | 11 Comments
Disney World – First Time Visitor Tips

Disney World – First Time Visitor Tips Planning your first trip to Disney World can often initially feel quite overwhelming and scary! There’s so much to see and do, it’s hard to decide where to start! What follows is a few first time visitor tips to consider. Hopefully, these will help to make your trip […]

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How to Conquer Disney World When You Have Allergies

| July 2, 2019 | 11 Comments
How to Conquer Disney World When You Have Allergies

Disney World is a magical place, where magical memories are made daily! If you are fortunate enough to visit Disney World at least once, you will be sure to create an assortment of wonderful memories! Unless you have allergies… Right? Wrong! Disney World can still be magical, even if you suffer from allergies. Here are […]

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How to Pack for a Trip to Disney World

| June 19, 2019 | 16 Comments
How to Pack for a Trip to Disney World

How to Pack for a Trip to Disney World If you’re planning a trip to Disney World, there are a lot of things you need to plan for before departing! Most importantly, knowing how to pack is key to get the most out of your magical stay without any mishaps! You’re going to be doing […]

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Five Disney Experiences for Adults

| April 17, 2019 | 12 Comments
Five Disney Experiences for Adults

At Walt Disney World, the magical enchantment can be experienced at any age… Especially as an adult! There’s so much to see, so much to do, and so much to eat and drink that you may not know what to choose! To get you started, here are Five Disney Experiences for Adults you might not […]

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10 Disney Travel Tips for Adult First-Timers

| April 11, 2019 | 6 Comments
10 Disney Travel Tips for Adult First-Timers

After many months of learning how everything works at Disney, and experiencing it with my own eyes, I have compiled a list of 10 Disney Travel Tips for Adult First-Timers I’ve learned along the way that I wish I’d known before taking my first Walt Disney World trip! From the moment I saw my very […]

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Tips for a Mishap-Free March Break

| February 26, 2018 | 5 Comments
Tips for a Mishap-Free March Break

This post is sponsored by Bayer. To make sure these products are right for you, always read and follow the label.   With the end of February fast approaching, it can only mean one thing: March Break is coming! Are you ready? The kiddos sure are! It’s the perfect time for a fun family getaway, […]

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5 Money Saving Tips When Selling Your Home

| July 11, 2017 | 14 Comments
5 Money Saving Tips When Selling Your Home

  5 Money Saving Tips When Selling Your Home Now that you have decided on selling your home, how will you turn your home into the most valuable asset it can be? Your home is undoubtedly the most valuable asset for the vast majority of us. Getting it ready and selling it can cost you […]

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5 Great Prenatal Fitness Options in Ottawa

| June 27, 2016 | 10 Comments
5 Great Prenatal Fitness Options in Ottawa

If you’re an expectant mom, you’ve likely heard that exercising throughout pregnancy can bring with it a host of benefits for both mom and baby: it can give you more energy, reduce your chance of developing gestational diabetes, help you stay more comfortable and pain free throughout your nine months, reduce stress and may help […]

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Fun Photo Projects for Kids

| May 28, 2016 | 14 Comments
Fun Photo Projects for Kids

Fun Photo Projects for Kids If you are a parent of young children, you know how hard it can be sometimes to find fun activities to do with your kids, that can compete with their use of the TV and Internet for their attention. As you may have seen, in yourself and others, when kids […]

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My Son is a Big Kid with Pull-Ups Learning Designs! #ByeByeDiapers

| October 2, 2015 | 12 Comments
My Son is a Big Kid with Pull-Ups Learning Designs! #ByeByeDiapers

  Check out this video of my son and I talking about our potty training experience!     This is our little guy.     Potty training our son has been such a rite of passage for him. He wants to do everything his big sister is doing, and he can’t wait to be done […]

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My Weight Loss Resolution Success

| January 28, 2014 | 8 Comments
My Weight Loss Resolution Success

My Weight Loss Resolution Success Happy New Year! As a blogger and, well, member of the human race, I’ve been inundated these past few weeks with discussions about New Year’s Resolutions, but especially, weight loss resolution. One post that caught my eye was Jess Howland’s here on Ottawa Mommy Club entitled Tip’s to Keeping your Fitness […]

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Two Day Road Trip to the East Cost with Kids

| June 28, 2013 | 5 Comments
Two Day Road Trip to the East Cost with Kids

The Murphy’s are going on a road trip to the east coast. Every two years we pack up the car and drive all the way to Prince Edward Island. Our starting point Ottawa, Ontario. We’ve been doing this road trip since my oldest child now 5 years of age was 10 months old. People called […]

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5 Tips for a Good Night’s Sleep

5 Tips for a Good Night’s Sleep

5 Tips for a Good Night’s Sleep Sleeping patterns in children change frequently and can be altered by many factors. Figuring out the underlying cause of sleep issues in children is important so it can be addressed appropriately. Common causes of sleep disturbances in children include: teething, cold/flus, ear infections, night terrors, anxiety/fears, bed wetting, […]

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Window Treatments Explained- Common Issues and How to Solve Them

| April 4, 2013 | 2 Comments
Window Treatments Explained- Common Issues and How to Solve Them

Windows are the eyes of your home. Just like a good mascara they make all the difference in the appearance and freshness of your abode. Window treatments can make your home look tired and worn out, or they can make your home look fresh and brand new. With all the available options for dressing your […]

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Update Your Furniture For Spring With These DIY Refinishing Tips

| March 12, 2013 | 20 Comments
Update Your Furniture For Spring With These DIY Refinishing Tips

  Spring is around the corner and this makes people do some crazy things -like throw away their old furniture to make room for new pieces that will hopefully take their place. If the thought of refinishing your old furniture to make it new again gives you a panic attack-let me ease your fears. For […]

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