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Marvel Studios’ Marvellous Captain Marvel Review!

| June 10, 2019 | 4 Comments
Marvel Studios’ Marvellous Captain Marvel Review!

Following the widely successful release of DC’s Wonder Woman in 2017, it has since paved a heroic path for more (super) women-led films to dominate the blockbuster forefront. Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel was no exception! Now, you can bring that barrier-blasting, intergalactic origin story as it launches on Digital May 28th and lands everywhere on […]

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2017 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions

| September 19, 2017 | 4 Comments
2017 Holiday Gift Guide ~ Now Accepting Product Submissions

      We are preparing a Holiday Gift Guide full of product reviews for Moms, Dads and Kids! It will run from end of October 2017 to mid December, 2017. By taking part in the Guide, it will give the opportunity for our members and followers, which are mostly moms and women bloggers, to found out […]

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Amazing Shoe Collection at Shumaker #Review #Giveaway ~ Ontario 10/21

| September 26, 2016 | 37 Comments
Amazing Shoe Collection at Shumaker #Review #Giveaway ~ Ontario 10/21

  Suitcases packed-check, passports sourced from the back of a dusty drawer–check, toddler airline survival kit assembled-check. We are all ready for our summer vacation to Portugal. We are heading off on a European adventure. Spending time with family in London before heading to the Algarve, to soak up some sun and splash around in the […]

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Get Beside-U Handbags On Your Side! {A Review and Giveaway!} ~ CAN 03/31

| March 2, 2016 | 151 Comments
Get Beside-U Handbags On Your Side! {A Review and Giveaway!} ~ CAN 03/31

  When it comes to purses and handbags I look for functionality and comfort and then at style (and admittedly I am not a fashionista). Luckily, handbags and purses from Beside-U Canada combine all these features, making their bags the perfect addition to any woman’s handbag collection regardless of what it is needed for! When I was […]

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2015 Mother’s Day Gift Guide ~ Helping Businesses Promote their Products/Services

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
2015 Mother’s Day Gift Guide ~ Helping Businesses Promote their Products/Services

We are preparing a Mother’s Day Gift Guide! It will run from April 7th to May 8th, 2015. By taking part in the Guide, it will give the opportunity for our members and followers, which are mostly moms and women bloggers, to found out more about your company and amazing products that you sell just in time for the […]

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Soothe Baby Skin with AVEENO® Baby Daily Care Line

| April 1, 2015 | 8 Comments
Soothe Baby Skin with AVEENO® Baby Daily Care Line

All of my children have delicate skin, so when my 2 year-old son’s skin started showing some irritation due to either detergent or rough material against his skin, I cringed trying to figure out what product I could use to gently soothe his damaged skin that did not contain harsh chemicals. That is why I […]

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Our Most Popular Blogs in 2014!

| January 5, 2015 | 14 Comments
Our Most Popular Blogs in 2014!

I thought I would share with you our 3 most popular 2014 blogs in each category: Family, Living & Stuff of Interest, Wellness, Food and Reviews. Thank you so much for viewing us in your home on a daily basis! Family Newborn Initiative Not So Premature How to Plan an Awesome Baby Shower Bedwetting & Bowen Therapy […]

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Ottawa Preschool Pool Crawl

| November 28, 2014 | 26 Comments
Ottawa Preschool Pool Crawl

As a former competitive swimmer, lifeguard, coach and all round lover of water I couldn’t wait to have kids so I could push them into my sport and live vicariously through them. Wait… that’s not right. I mean, I couldn’t wait to share my love of water with them. Yes! That’s what I meant. Either way, as soon […]

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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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Peanut Butter Press Children Books Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 08/11

| July 10, 2014 | 44 Comments
Peanut Butter Press Children Books Review and Giveaway ~ CAN 08/11

Peanut Butter Press is a Manitoba-based publisher of children’s books and I am pleased to have the chance to write these four reviews. The books provided to me for this review are just a sample of the variety offered through Peanut Butter Press. Please take a moment to check out their website to see all of […]

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Our Most Popular Posts in 2013

| January 2, 2014 | 6 Comments
Our Most Popular Posts in 2013

Since the redesign of our new website at the end of January 2013, we have been overwhelmed with readers following OMC! Thank you so much for bringing us in your home on a daily basis! I thought I would share with you our 3 most popular 2013 posts in each category:  Family, Living, Wellness, Food […]

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Samko and Miko Toy Sale – Review

| November 21, 2013 | 12 Comments
Samko and Miko Toy Sale – Review

I went on Sunday with my two-year-old daughter and boyfriend to the Samko and Miko Toy Sale at the Ernst and Young Centre on Uplands Drive. I was not looking for anything in particular, except for toddler puzzles and Look and Find books. The first thing I took note of was the $7 parking fee. […]

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Softlips Watermelon Lip Moisturizer Review and Prize Pack Giveaway ~ CAN 10/31

| October 10, 2013 | 87 Comments
Softlips Watermelon Lip Moisturizer Review and Prize Pack Giveaway ~ CAN 10/31

I am a self-professed lipstick addict. At any given time, my purse has four or more lipsticks ranging from shocking pinks to demure nudes, deep plums to classic reds and everything in between. Although I always purchase moisturizing products, my lipsticks often dry out my lips. No lipstick looks pretty on chapped lips, regardless of […]

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Reebok Kids ATV19 Review

| September 19, 2013 | 2 Comments
Reebok Kids ATV19 Review

I was thrilled when Ottawa Mommy Club offered me the opportunity to review the Reebok Kids ATV19  shoes. Both my boys were equally excited when their new shoes arrived in the mail. Reebok describes this shoe as an all-terrain kids’ running shoe featuring 19 large ATV lugs to help provide traction on all sorts of […]

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Book Review: Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad

| June 20, 2013 | 4 Comments
Book Review: Everybody has Everything by Katrina Onstad

Struggling with infertility is not easy. Coming to terms with the fact that you will never have your own biological child is devastating. But what if, when settling into your child-less life, you are suddenly given a toddler? That’s exactly what happens to Ana and James in the novel Everybody has Everything. After a car […]

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Littlest Pet Shop: Sweetest Pets DVD – A Review

| May 30, 2013 | 5 Comments
Littlest Pet Shop: Sweetest Pets DVD – A Review

When my husband and I decided to drive to Florida this past spring one of the things that kept us sane during the two and a half day road trip was the Littlest Pet Shop app on our iPad and a Littlest Pet Shop DVD. Littlest Pet Shop is great for children who love pets. […]

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Book Review: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

| February 4, 2013 | 4 Comments
Book Review: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

I recently read The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini.  This novel came out in 2003 and quickly became a best seller and was made into a movie in 2007.  It’s the story of Amir, an Afghan boy, who grows up privileged, and his best friend Hassan, who does not.  It follows Amir from boyhood through […]

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