Tag: Family Fun

Family Fun Times at Winterlude

| January 10, 2018 | 5 Comments
Family Fun Times at Winterlude

Winterlude, Canada’s winter celebration, is held in Ottawa–Gatineau each February. The three fun-filled weekends of Winterlude are guaranteed to make the spirit of winter come alive.     History of Winterlude Winterlude was created by the NCC in 1979 to celebrate Canada’s unique northern climate and culture.  Dates and Admission to Winterlude The three weekends are […]

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17 Snowman Crafts for Kids

| January 3, 2018 | 16 Comments
17 Snowman Crafts for Kids

Winter snow is quite magical. Why? It’s what it takes to build a snowman. When your kids don’t want to brave the cold… no worries! They can still bring a snowman (or woman) to life by making one or more of these craft projects. Here are just a few of them. As you can see, […]

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9 Fun and Free Summer Activities for the Family

| July 19, 2017 | 11 Comments
9 Fun and Free Summer Activities for the Family

  9 Fun and Free Summer Activities     Are you looking for ways to keep your family occupied this summer? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do at no cost. Here are some fun and free summer activities: 1. Go exploring! Are there local parks, national forests, beaches, lakes or other […]

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The 14th Annual Ottawa Kidsfest is Coming! Promo Code and Tickets Giveaway~ Ottawa 04/06

| March 31, 2015 | 20 Comments
The 14th Annual Ottawa Kidsfest is Coming! Promo Code and Tickets Giveaway~ Ottawa 04/06

Round up the kids and make your way to the 14th annual Ottawa Kidsfest, produced by Capital Parent Newspaper, is returning to the nation’s capital to wow and entertain kids of all ages! It will take place on April 11 and 12, 2015 at the Ernst & Young Centre.  This year’s show will include entertainment […]

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Watching Magic On Ice with Elizabeth Manley and Friends

| March 19, 2015 | 10 Comments
Watching Magic On Ice with Elizabeth Manley and Friends

It was a magical night of bright lights, amazing music, and phenomenal skating at on Valentine’s Day as Elizabeth Manley and Friends took over TD Place made audience members watch the special performance they put together in support of the Youth Services Bureau as well as the Physical & Mental Wellness Program of the Ottawa […]

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Marvel Universe LIVE! The Family Show of The Summer #‎MarvelUniverseLive‬ ~ Tickets Giveaway CAN 3/31 ‪

| March 17, 2015 | 4 Comments
Marvel Universe LIVE! The Family Show of The Summer #‎MarvelUniverseLive‬ ~ Tickets Giveaway CAN 3/31 ‪

After much anticipation, Feld Entertainment, Inc., the world’s leading producer of touring live family entertainment, launched their most ambitious show in its history, with Marvel Universe LIVE! Featuring the most Marvel characters ever assembled in one production, this high-caliber arena spectacular puts fans right in the middle of one of the most electrifying battles between […]

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Falling for the Carp Fair

| October 16, 2014 | 5 Comments
Falling for the Carp Fair

I love the fall. Not only does it mean I can break out my plethora of sweaters and warm socks, but it means cozy evenings by the fire under my favourite blanket with a hot cocoa in hand, and colourful hikes along the many pathways and trails in and around Ottawa. It also means fairs! […]

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Review: Ottawa 67’s Game-Family Fun!

| February 6, 2014 | 2 Comments
Review: Ottawa 67’s Game-Family Fun!

My husband is a huge hockey fan. He loves the sport. TSN and CBC ‘hockey night in Canada’ are regular channels in our house.  He has made a conscious effort to share his love of the game with our three children. We were given the opportunity to review a 67’s game. That is right up […]

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Halloween Costume Score!

| October 30, 2013 | 2 Comments
Halloween Costume Score!

If you saw my post about pumpkin carving Halloween traditions, you know that my husband and I are big Halloween fans. We are also creative people. But not creative enough in some areas. I dream about designing and sewing my daughter a fabulous Halloween costume. But alas, my sewing machine sits in a closet gathering […]

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REVIEW: A Trip to the Best Little Fair in Canada

| October 10, 2013 | 1 Comment
REVIEW: A Trip to the Best Little Fair in Canada

The air cools,  the days grow longer,  the autumn air nears,  The grasses stays dewy,  the leaves fall,  Fall is arriving,  the morph of seasons is within our reach,  with the anticipation of change  comes the memories of year prior,  The excitement of the new school year,  A fresh beginning and new start.  A time of year […]

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Ribfest 2013 – Recommended by Two Out of Three of My Kids!

| June 27, 2013 | 5 Comments
Ribfest 2013 – Recommended by Two Out of Three of My Kids!

Near the end of June is when one of my daughter’s favourite festivals in Ottawa takes place –  RIBEFST!!!  Why, you ask?  Well, there are the crowds, the smoke, the noise, the seemingly endless rows of vendors vying for top spot for their sauce,  and, of course, the ribs!  She is a great lover of […]

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