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How to Make your Own Protein Powder

| January 16, 2020 | 2 Comments
How to Make your Own Protein Powder

How to Make your Own Protein Powder A quick look at the supermarket shelves in the dietary supplements aisle can leave you feeling confused- even possibly overwhelmed with the number of choices you have. If you’re out to buy some protein powder, you don’t just have to make a decision about which one to choose […]

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23 Family Winter Fun Events and Activities Around Ottawa

| January 14, 2020 | 4 Comments
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 doesn’t mean that you and your family have to be stuck inside during winter. The Ottawa-Gatineau region has plenty of events and activities to get you to enjoy the coldest of seasons! Here […]

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How To Avoid Catching A Winter Cold And Flu

| January 13, 2020 | 1 Comment
How To Avoid Catching A Winter Cold And Flu

How To Avoid Catching A Winter Cold And Flu Winter illnesses seem to be inevitable but there are a number of simple steps which will help you diminish the chances of catching the dreaded cold and flu. With viruses spreading like wildfire this winter, take time out to follow these top tips to make sure […]

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Best Beaches In Florida For Families

| January 10, 2020 | 5 Comments
Best Beaches In Florida For Families

Florida offers some of the best beaches in the U.S. Hollywood Beach, Sanibel Island, and St. Petersburg Beach are fun for families, in and out of the water. Almost 81 million visitors traveled to Florida last year, according to VISIT FLORIDA Research. Most go for the year-round tropical weather and sandy beaches. Among its 1,800 […]

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$2000 Valentine’s Day Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/14

| January 9, 2020 | 195 Comments
$2000 Valentine’s Day Giveaway ~ Worldwide 02/14

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $2000 Valentine’s Day Giveaway! It’s open Worldwide and ends on February 14th, 2020! Are you looking for some sweet money this Valentines’ Day? Then you’re in luck! We’re welcoming the new year with a BANG! Once again we’re teaming up with some of the most enchanting bloggers […]

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8 Natural Ways To Beat The Winter Blues

| January 8, 2020 | 7 Comments
8 Natural Ways To Beat The Winter Blues

The shorter days of winter often bring on the winter blues. With cold weather, lack of light, and the let down of the holiday season, there is a chance that even the most cheerful people can get a little down. So lets take a look at some natural ways to beat those winter blues! 8 […]

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Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss

| January 7, 2020 | 4 Comments
Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss

Yearly Events at Disney You Don’t Want to Miss If you love to attend any Disney parks, you may already know that there are some events that take place annually and it’s a lot of fun for guests who return again and again to attend their favourite events. Wether you live close to a Disney […]

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4 Parenting New Year’s Resolutions

| January 6, 2020 | 7 Comments
4 Parenting New Year’s Resolutions

4 Parenting New Year’s Resolutions It’s a new year, so why not get started on making some positive changes in your parenting? Whether you usually make parenting new year’s resolutions or not, setting an intention at the beginning of the year can help you generate ideas for improving your skills as a parent. Even if […]

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This Year, I Will…Goal Setting Printable

| January 3, 2020 | 5 Comments
This Year, I Will…Goal Setting Printable

The new year is here!! Where did the year go? Sometimes, it really DOES seem like time flies! That being said, why not start thinking about goal setting for this year? It’s never too early to start. This Year, I Will…Goal Setting Printable This goal setting printable is my holiday gift to you. Honestly, once […]

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How To Keep A New Year’s Resolution

| January 2, 2020 | 17 Comments
How To Keep A New Year’s Resolution

How To Keep A New Year’s Resolution Make this year the year for a successful New Year’s resolution! A little front-work and planning will keep one motivated all year. Everyone has seen the ‘January gym phenomenon’, when memberships rise and people seem to appear from hibernation; only to see it return to normal crowd by […]

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Show Up As Yourself

| January 1, 2020 | 8 Comments
Show Up As Yourself

Years go by and what happens? Well, one thing’s for sure…gravity takes over. It shows up in your body, face and mindset. Have you ever noticed that as some women age, they seem to care less and less about what others will say or think about them? Maybe you’re one of them? They understand and […]

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$100 Disney Gift Card Giveaway ~ CAN/US 01/31

| December 31, 2019 | 1 Comment
$100 Disney Gift Card Giveaway ~ CAN/US 01/31

The Ottawa Mommy Club is pleased to take part in the $100 Disney Gift Card Giveaway! It’s open to Canadian and US residents and ends on January 31st, 2020! Are you needing a fairy godmother to grant your wish for some Disney gear? Then you’re in luck! We’re welcoming the new year with MAGIC! Once again we’re […]

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3 Merry Ways to Have Fun During the Holidays #Review

| December 30, 2019 | 206 Comments
3 Merry Ways to Have Fun During the Holidays #Review

Merry. This is the way we all try to feel during the holiday season. With the family being stuck inside due to weather on some days, keeping kids happy and making sure they have fun can be a bit of a challenge. Toys and games are great ways to make the time indoors fly by […]

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Fun Indoor and Outdoor Winter Games for Kids

| December 27, 2019 | 12 Comments
Fun Indoor and Outdoor Winter Games for Kids

Fun Indoor and Outdoor Winter Games for Kids Winter is a time of cold and snow that can be a difficult time for many kids to get their proper amounts of exercise. Unlike warm summers and springs, kids can’t always play a wide variety of sports. They often get bored making the same old snowman […]

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve With A Family Party

| December 26, 2019 | 14 Comments
Celebrate New Year’s Eve With A Family Party

New Year’s Eve can be a treasured event when parents and children work together to create a family-friendly party complete with a meal, decorations and entertainment. New Year’s Eve is the time for a celebration of new beginnings. Parents and children can make this a special night to spend together. By keeping things simple, a […]

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Attractions for Small Children at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

| December 25, 2019 | 16 Comments
Attractions for Small Children at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Attractions for Small Children at Disney’s Animal Kingdom First things first: Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World closes earlier than other parks, usually at 8:00 pm. The likelihood of seeing more wild animals is higher during the cooler morning temperatures, especially from May to December. If park hopping is in the plan, make this park […]

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Make the Holidays Bright at Glow Ottawa

| December 24, 2019 | 12 Comments
Make the Holidays Bright at Glow Ottawa

Make the Holidays Bright at Glow Ottawa Bright lights. This is one of the Christmas traditions my children and I love to see around the holidays season. We get a sense of wonder and delight at how lights can make whatever they adorn magical. When we heard that Glow Ottawa was coming to Canada’s capital, […]

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The Best Books to Share With Your Kids This Holiday Season

| December 23, 2019 | 9 Comments
The Best Books to Share With Your Kids This Holiday Season

The Best Books to Share With Your Kids This Holiday Season With the holiday season quickly approaching, it’s easy to forget that a single book or a book gift box can make a great gift! So while you will undoubtedly spend a fair bit of time in line at the toy store this year, be […]

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New Year’s Milk Shots Recipe

| December 20, 2019 | 28 Comments
New Year’s Milk Shots Recipe

It is extremely interesting to learn and understand the various cultural traditions that many countries celebrate especially at the New Year. People tend to think of January 1st as a new beginning. This is a thought that is held by people throughout the world. No matter if you are watching the ball drop with our […]

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How To Eat Smart During The Holiday Season

| December 19, 2019 | 16 Comments
How To Eat Smart During The Holiday Season

It’s easy to gain pounds during the Christmas holiday season, so make sure to keep snacking on hors d’oeuvres and sweets smart with simple tips and tricks. It’s easier than you think to eat smart during the holiday season! We all know how to hard it is to avoid gaining weight during the holidays with […]

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Crème Brulée Gingersnap Cookies

| December 18, 2019 | 19 Comments
Crème Brulée Gingersnap Cookies

There are many traditions associated with the Christmas season. How have these Christmas traditions evolved over time? Many of our Christmas traditions have a long and fascinating history. Christmas cards, Christmas trees, Christmas carols, and other traditions are still important parts of our festive celebrations. Our family holiday tradition is to bake together! We have […]

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Seeing Beyond the Surface with Aye-Aye Gets Lucky #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/12

| December 17, 2019 | 101 Comments
Seeing Beyond the Surface with Aye-Aye Gets Lucky  #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/12

Seeing beyond the surface of what we see is a great skill children to learn. This allows them to understand and appreciate the world around them. Author and Academy Award nominee, Terri Tatchell is developing a series of books called Endangered & Misunderstood to help children to become aware of some of the creatures on […]

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Hands-On Learning Fun with Osmo #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/17

| December 16, 2019 | 143 Comments
Hands-On Learning Fun with Osmo #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 01/17

Hands-On Learning Fun with Osmo Learning can be done in so many different ways thanks to technology. Devices are now giving a helping hand to kids to improve skills various areas they would learn at school. Osmo is a system that brings hands-on learning to kids with the use of a device. Osmo asked my […]

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Gingerbread Cookie Smoothie Recipe

| December 13, 2019 | 24 Comments
Gingerbread Cookie Smoothie Recipe

Another Holiday Season is upon us! Some are already experiencing stress over the upcoming schedule, expenses, and family gatherings. The economy is not helping with these sometimes overwhelming feelings either. So what is a person to do when Christmas activities begin to take over our time and our lives? To help you, we have come […]

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