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7 Ways To Respond When Your Child Complains

Of the many things that make parenting a tough job is having kids complaining and whining. After all, who likes to listen...

Tips To Turn Your Backyard Into a Family Beach Staycation

Spending summer vacation at the beach may not be out of reach with a little imagination and a backyard sandbox. Treat children...

Wild Animal World With DK Canada Books – Review #Giveaway – CAN 07/24

From the tiniest little creepy crawly creatures to the wildest of animals in the jungle, we are learning about the wild animal...

How To Get Your Kids To Talk To You

Raising kids is hard work sometimes; there’s just no question about it. And one of the things that is most difficult as...

6 Fun Summer Activities For The Family

With summer here, you may be wondering what you and the kids are going to do for the next few months. There...

Planning Frugal And Fun Picnics

Back in the day, picnics meant fighting off ants or eating bland food that was neither hot enough nor cold enough. With...

Ideas For Outdoor Play Toys For Your Backyard

From a backyard zip line to trampolines to inflatable water slides, try these outdoor toys if you are looking ways to entertain...

Spend Quality Time With Dad On Father’s Day

We all love our dads, right? But what can you do to truly show Dad how much he means to you? Young...

History and Origins of Father’s Day

Every year, fathers are celebrated with cards, poems, and gifts as a way to be honoured for all they do for their...

The Common Practices Of Happy Families

Everybody has aspirations when it comes to their relationships. Ever hear the quote, “dreams don’t work unless you do”? Well, it’s the...

Building a Healthy Morning Routine as a Family

The morning routine as a family can be one of the most stressful times of the day for many parents. From shouting...

Do You Know The Best Teacher In Canada?

Between May 25 and June 30, 2020 CODE invites you to nominate and vote for Canada’s Best Teacher!We...

5 Toughest Lessons Every Parent Must Learn

My husband and I have been parents for more than 20 years. We've made mistakes along the way (as all parents do),...

The Family Appreciation Project: Fun Way to Enjoy Being a Family

Siblings often talk to each other in ways they would never use with their friends. Parents can be guilty of forgetting to...

10 Ways to Get Kids Reading

Children who read more will do better in school, and children who love to read will read more. So, for those of...

A-Z Challenge Family Game with Printable

Are you looking for a way to keep the entire family entertained without spending any money? I have just the thing to...

Spring Is In The Air With DK Canada Books – Review #Giveaway CAN 06/26

The time that us Canadians are ALWAYS waiting for has come. Spring is here! Spring is in the air with DK Canada...

Indoor Scavenger Hunt Printable

If you are looking for a great way to keep the kids entertained while social distancing, I have an excellent idea for...

10 Tips to Improve Kids Writing Skills

Encouraging your kids to write over the summer is relatively easy. Many of these activities will help improve your kids writing skills...

Creative Ways to Exercise Dogs Indoors

Whether you're in bed with the flu, stuck at home because of COVID-19, or the weather outside is frightful, sometimes there just...

What To Do If Your Child Fails A High School Course

“Fail” is an awfully loaded word. Despite it coming to mean — within the education system — a failure to meet the...

Disney Word Scramble Free Printable

Keep the kids entertained with their knowledge of their favourite Disney films with this Disney Word Scramble Free Printable! This Disney activity...

Fun Family Night Ideas

Research has shown that children who eat dinner every night with their family are 40% more likely to get As and Bs...

Fun Indoor Activities For Children

Having the right indoor activities for children on hot, cold, or rainy days will make all the difference in keeping them entertained...

Having Fun Reading with LEGO Books From DK Canada – Review #Giveaway CAN 06/05

We are having so much fun reading, building, and learning with LEGO this month thanks to DK Canada Books. My boys couldn’t...

$100 Bath & Body Works Giveaway ~ CAN/US 05/31

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in $100 Bath & Body Works Giveaway!It’s open Canadian and...

Best Movies For Family Night

A family movie night is a great way to spend an evening. You can spend some time together inexpensively, with a movie...

20 Unique Edible Gifts to Make for Mother’s Day

20 Unique Edible Gifts to Make for Mother's DayFor those who aren't...

How To Be Well With DK Canada Books – Review ~ Giveaway CAN 05/22

As we continue our solidarity in the COVID 19 pandemic, it’s more fitting than ever to be gifted with DK products from...

Need A Live Wedding Band? Here Are 5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself

Need A Live Wedding Band? Here Are 5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself

Open a Registered Education Savings Plan from Home

There is no doubt about it, Canadian families are dealing with unprecedented times. COVID-19 has kept Canadian schools closed having many parents...

Sibling Jealousy: Effective Tips to Deal with It

Sibling Jealousy: Effective Tips to Deal with ItAs a parent, you...

Fun Easter Activities For Kids To Do At Home

Fun Easter Activities For Kids To Do At HomeIt's Easter Sunday, and...

Affordable Date Ideas to Try Out After Coronavirus is Over

In today’s health climate, with everyone staying indoors, things can feel a little isolating. But these trying times will eventually pass, and...

Disney + One Year Subscription Giveaway ~ CAN/US 04/30

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the Disney + One Year Subscription Giveaway!It’s open to Canadian and US residents...

Discovering Maker March with DK Canada Books -Review

Discovering Maker March with DK Canada BooksWith this extended March Break, we...

An Overview Of The Tradition Of Painting Easter Eggs

An Overview Of The Tradition Of Painting Easter EggsYou would have to...

Tips to Help Your Child with Spelling

Tips to Help Your Child with SpellingA student once asked his teacher...

How To Make Easter Fun For The Kids

How To Make Easter Fun For The KidsEaster is coming up, which...

21 Spring Family Events and Activities in Ottawa

Spring is about to bloom in the nation’s capital! Families can take in the warmer weather and enjoy more of what this...

Why People Wear Green On St Patrick’s Day

Why People Wear Green On St. Patrick's DayWhen we think of St....

Fun Green Ideas For Saint Patrick’s Day

Fun Green Ideas For Saint Patrick's DaySaint Patrick's Day is coming soon...

Ancestry Encourages Canadians to Reflect on the Achievements of Women in their Family History

It's International Women’s Day on March 8th! Did you know that in Germany on March 8th, 1914 was held International Women's Day?...

Take Advantage of February 29th – It Only Comes Once Every Four Years!

Yay, it's a leap year! I challenge you all to take advantage of the extra day we have this year on...

Top 3 Best Classic Family Board Games!

We grow up on board games and some board games grow up with us. On family nights and rainy days, we turn...

Discovering New Ideas with DK Canada Books ~ Review

Discovering new ideas and trying new things is what a new year is all about. DK Canada Books wants to help readers...

Family Traditions on Valentine’s Day

Family Traditions on Valentine's DayValentine's Day is a great opportunity to celebrate...

23 Family Winter Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

The longer, colder days are making way for the change of the season! Winter is here! Just because the temperatures are dropping...

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