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Essential Oils to Use for Babies

| May 15, 2019 | 5 Comments
Essential Oils to Use for Babies

Essential Oils to Use for Babies Essential oils can also be used on babies in a variety of ways, so long as you are applying them correctly! There are many health benefits of using essential oils; however, there are also safety measures to consider. Some oils can irritate skin; others may not be suitable for […]

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Your Failure to Thrive Baby Doesn’t make you a Failure as a Mother  

| December 10, 2018 | 8 Comments
Your Failure to Thrive Baby Doesn’t make you a Failure as a Mother  

Your Failure to Thrive Baby Doesn’t make you a Failure as a Mother   When most mothers think of challenging events in the first two years of an average child’s life, they might think of vaccinations, fevers, tantrums, and night-waking. What about weighings? Believe it or not, for some mothers, having their babies weighed is […]

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Find Everything You’ll Need At A Trade Show For Moms

| October 8, 2018 | 7 Comments
Find Everything You’ll Need At A Trade Show For Moms

Find Everything You’ll Need At A Trade Show For Moms Larger cities are a great place to be a parent and raise your family, with many resources and things to do in a bustling city’s many vibrant communities. No matter where you live, preparing for the arrival of a new baby can feel overwhelming at […]

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Canadian Tire Offering FREE Ottawa Senators “Sensie” ~ Giveaway ~ CAN 12/03

| November 16, 2017 | 74 Comments
Canadian Tire Offering FREE Ottawa Senators “Sensie” ~ Giveaway ~ CAN 12/03

  Canadian Tire Offering FREE Ottawa Senators “Sensie”     What’s the best way for a Senators fan to show their team spirit? Ensuring their kids become lifelong fans, of course! Canadian Tire is giving Ottawa families a head start by helping turn local babies into the next generation of Sens fans with the brand […]

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Five Foolproof Steps for New Moms Looking to Lose Their Baby Weight

| April 28, 2017 | 5 Comments
Five Foolproof Steps for New Moms Looking to Lose Their Baby Weight

    Whether you miss your old beach body prior to giving birth or you’re struggling to get back into a fitness routine now that you’ve taken up the role of full-time mom, you’re certainly not alone. Between the stress of childbirth and the fact that fitness inevitably takes a backseat to quality time with […]

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Snuggle Bugz Celebrates its Grand Opening in Kanata!

| January 24, 2017 | 3 Comments
Snuggle Bugz Celebrates its Grand Opening in Kanata!

  Hush little baby don’t say a word… Mommy’s going to buy you everything you need at the brand new Snuggle Bugz store in Kanata! Anyone who’s a parent knows that with a child comes not only great responsibility, but a great many things to buy for as well. Notably strollers, car seats, baby gear, bath, diapering and […]

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Three Out of the Box Nursery Ideas for New Moms on a Budget

| October 20, 2016 | 7 Comments
Three Out of the Box Nursery Ideas for New Moms on a Budget

Three Out of the Box Nursery Ideas for New Moms on a Budget As you count down toward your due date, preparing your home for a new baby might be the last thing on your mind. While we understand the need to baby-proof our homes, often over-looked is the importance of a safe, secure and […]

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Let Baby Drift to Sleep with Peaceful Panda #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/30

| September 1, 2016 | 77 Comments
Let Baby Drift to Sleep with Peaceful Panda #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/30

    Let Baby Drift to Sleep with Peaceful Panda We received the Peaceful Panda from Cloud b on the first day that I was at home alone with my 2.5 year old daughter and my 2 week old son. Talk about good timing! I really thought that this adorable plush would only be useful […]

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Babyroues Avant Stroller Giveaway ~ CAN/US 09/03

| August 13, 2016 | 97 Comments
Babyroues Avant Stroller Giveaway ~ CAN/US 09/03

  The Ottawa Mommy Club is please to take part in the Babyroues  Avant Stroller Giveway!   Value of the prize is $599! Giveaway is open to Canadian and US residents and will end on September 3rd, 2016! Good Luck!          Welcome to the Babyroues Avant Stroller Giveaway!   Sponsored by: Babyroues Hosted by: Southern Mom […]

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Your Whole World Is On Your Shoulders

| May 31, 2016 | 6 Comments
Your Whole World Is On Your Shoulders

  Your Whole World is on Your Shoulders Now that your little one is born, you’re learning what putting baby first means to your body. While prioritizing your child is normal, taking care of your health is equally important. Let’s face it – lifting an infant several times a day is hard work, and can […]

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Free Public Seminar: Baby Comes Home ~ Ottawa May 31

| May 17, 2016 | 2 Comments
Free Public Seminar: Baby Comes Home  ~ Ottawa May 31

Free Public Seminar: Baby Comes Home – A Parents’ Guide to a Healthy & Well First 18 Months Dr. Paul Roumeliotis  (drpaul.com) Supported by the Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre May 31, 2016  7:00-9:00pm at St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Kanata Space is limited so please reserve your seat early using Eventbrite to register (or phone 613-591-3686 x5)   […]

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Introducing Miss Charlotte!

| September 30, 2015 | 10 Comments
Introducing Miss Charlotte!

So this is two months overdue, my apologies! These last two months have been a whirl wind! As you know (and in case you didn’t), I was placed on bedrest for the majority of my third trimester. My daughter decided she’d try to make her debut at week 28/29 and we disagreed! After a successful (all […]

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Ottawa Mommy Club 2015 Cutest Baby Photo Contest Winner is….

| August 31, 2015 | 3 Comments
Ottawa Mommy Club 2015 Cutest Baby Photo Contest Winner is….

2015 Ottawa Mommy Club Cutest Baby Photo Contest  Winner is…   Charlotte    2nd Runner up Carter    and  3rd Runner up Freya      Thank you to our sponsors                 

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Essential Oils To Diffuse at Home With Baby

| August 25, 2015 | 15 Comments
Essential Oils To Diffuse at Home With Baby

Essential Oils To Diffuse at Home With Baby Essential oils can be a great way to help your baby through common baby ailments and fussy days. In fact, a lot of the well known baby soothing products on the market include popular essential oil ingredients, because they are the safest things to use with little […]

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2015 Ottawa Mommy Club Cutest Baby Photo Contest Top 3 Finalists are…

| August 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
2015 Ottawa Mommy Club Cutest Baby Photo Contest Top 3 Finalists are…

       Congratulations to the top 3 finalists of the 2015 Ottawa Mommy Club Cutest Baby Photo Contest!   The grand prize winner will be announced at 9:00 am on August 31st on the OMC website. Thanks to everyone that participated in the contest!   It was difficult to decide on 3 finalists as they were all […]

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Let Your Little One Enjoy Their Safe Play Area with the Artbee Foldable Playmat! ~ Giveaway CAN 08/24

| July 27, 2015 | 114 Comments
Let Your Little One Enjoy Their Safe Play Area with the Artbee Foldable Playmat! ~ Giveaway CAN 08/24

  The Artbee Folder Playmat was developed by a mother who wanted to provide the safest & fun space for kids & toddlers. Artbee Playmat is now available in Hong Kong, Canada, and Germany. This playmat can be easily be transformed into different play structures such as a sofa, tunnel or the play partition. This […]

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Surviving Bed Rest!

So, a few weeks ago, we had a little scare… It was Mother’s Day, to be exact, and I started having contractions. They were coming every 6-8 minutes and were pretty intense, but I couldn’t tell if these were normal Braxton hicks or something to actually worry about. I said to my husband, “lets just […]

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Get Clean with the Live Clean Collection of Products! Review and Giveaway #KidsGiftGuide ~ CAN 07/12

| June 11, 2015 | 77 Comments
Get Clean with the Live Clean Collection of Products! Review and Giveaway #KidsGiftGuide ~ CAN 07/12

Parents, like me, are looking for more naturally sourced products to used on their families skin that because are less harmful to their skin and to the environment. Kids like products that are fun and easy to use. Live Clean has tried to combine these ideas with their new line of products for kids called […]

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Happy New Rear

| January 14, 2015 | 9 Comments
Happy New Rear

WHAT THE? It seemed like everything I said after giving birth ended with a question mark. What just happened? Why am I crying? Why am I laughing? Wait a minute… why am I peeing my pants? As a pre and postnatal specialist, eventually, all new Mums ask me the same question. “Will I ever get […]

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#JoeFreshBaby Instagram Contest ~ Win One of Ten $75 Gift Vouchers! CAN 10/24

| October 19, 2014 | 1 Comment
#JoeFreshBaby Instagram Contest ~ Win One of Ten $75 Gift Vouchers! CAN 10/24

How to Enter: Post a photo of your baby (2 years or younger) wearing #JoeFresh and tag it with @JoeFresh and #JoeFreshBaby, and you’ll be eligible to win one of ten $75 gift vouchers to JoeFresh.com. Contest is open to residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at […]

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Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

| July 29, 2014 | 58 Comments
Boo Bamboo Skin Care and Hair Products for Mom and Baby #Review and #Giveaway ~ CAN 08/25

  I’ve been using the products I got from Boo Bamboo for about a week now. I wanted to give them a good trial so I could give you a solid review. And let me tell you, I love them! Boo Bamboo is a Canadian company specializing in hair and skin products made with organic […]

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Caring For Your Baby Naturally with Abundance Naturally Baby! #Review and #Giveaway ~CAN 06/23

| May 28, 2014 | 45 Comments
Caring For Your Baby Naturally with Abundance Naturally Baby! #Review and #Giveaway ~CAN 06/23

Purchasing the right products to care for your children’s toiletry needs has become a daunting task since there are so many to choose from. Abundance Naturally has stepped up to help make this decision easier to make with their new brand of baby care products with Abundance Naturally Baby! A family-owned business managed by mom […]

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How Can I Help my Baby to Nap Longer than 45 Minutes?

| November 15, 2013 | 4 Comments
How Can I Help my Baby to Nap Longer than 45 Minutes?

Nap lengths can vary greatly in these early months. Yes it would be great if your baby had 1.5-2 hour naps however this is not always possible. Babies under 6 months have sleep cycles somewhere between 45 minutes and 60 minutes long and when your baby wakes up after a complete sleep cycle it may […]

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What the Skin Care Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know About Their Products

| October 28, 2013 | 16 Comments
What the Skin Care Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know About Their Products

The skin care industry is big business, and it’s booming. Expected to hit $115 billion by 2015, it is no surprise that some of the biggest powerhouses in branding and marketing are also the household names we have all come to associate with baby bath and body products. Yes people want their skin care products to work […]

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