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Gifts For Teachers That The Whole Class Will Enjoy

| December 7, 2017 | 12 Comments
Gifts For Teachers That The Whole Class Will Enjoy

  Gifts For Teachers That The Whole Class Will Enjoy Are you searching for a much-appreciated gift for your child’s teacher? Here are some gifts for teachers the entire class is bound to enjoy.                 Posters Posters make the classroom more interesting and festive. There are all sorts of appropriate posters available, from […]

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Jump into Imaginative Play with Luna Petunia! #Review #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

| November 16, 2017 | 66 Comments
Jump into Imaginative Play with Luna Petunia! #Review #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

Jump into Imaginative Play with Luna Petunia! My kids love magic. At any given moment, they can put themselves  in a world where magic is all around them. They also like connecting with characters we watch together on television and movies, imagining to be a part of that world. One of the shows my kids […]

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How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for Your Child

| October 5, 2017 | 9 Comments
How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for Your Child

    How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for Your Child Being a parent is probably the hardest job in the world. You will try anything to make sure that your child is happy and safe. However, it can sometimes be difficult to know what that thing is that they need. This is often the […]

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Making an Impact: The WE Store Opens at CF Rideau Centre

| August 8, 2017 | 1 Comment
Making an Impact: The WE Store Opens at CF Rideau Centre

Making an Impact: The WE Store Opens at CF Rideau Centre A store that inspires a social movement for change? That is what the WE Store is all about. They have opened their doors at the Cadillac Fairview Rideau Centre (CF Rideau Centre).  Ottawa Mommy Club was invited to get a sneak peek of the […]

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How to Save More on Back to School Shopping

| July 31, 2017 | 5 Comments
How to Save More on Back to School Shopping

    How to Save More on Back to School Shopping The beginning of a new school year means it’s time to go shopping for new clothes and supplies. It can get very expensive, especially if you have more than one child in school. However, you can find ways to save money on the items […]

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How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup

| March 13, 2017 | 13 Comments
How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup

  How to Read and Understand a Coupon Matchup If you’re new to using coupons, you may be confused about some of the terms and things that you see on your favorite coupon blogs. Coupon matchups are one of those things that may confuse you. They can be really confusing to a new couponer if […]

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A Bathroom Renovation Resolution

| January 5, 2017 | 5 Comments
A Bathroom Renovation Resolution

A Bathroom Renovation Resolution With the New Year upon us, many of us try to come up with goals or resolutions to help improve ourselves. My other half and I have a different set of goals in mind to jump start 2017. One of our goals for the New Year is to renovate to our […]

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Be Baby Ready with Products from Best Buy! #BestBuyBaby #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/21

| September 22, 2016 | 134 Comments
Be Baby Ready with Products from Best Buy! #BestBuyBaby #Giveaway ~ CAN 10/21

Babies. Whether it is the start of a new family or a new addition to an established one, they are an anticipated event a family looks forward to happening. There are so many things new parents have to think about when getting ready for their new bundle of joy. This list can become exhaustive for […]

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Give and Take Campaign at Trade Secrets! #TSGT2016

| September 12, 2016 | 9 Comments
Give and Take Campaign at Trade Secrets! #TSGT2016

Trade Secrets is celebrating 10 years of giving! Trade Secrets launched again this year their Give and Take Campaign! Bring in a USED hair appliance (preferably gently used) to any store in Canada and get 50% of a NEW appliance (on select styles)! The appliances they collect will go to local charities! I really need […]

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DISNEY STORE CELEBRATES ITS GRAND OPENING IN OTTAWA!

| September 8, 2016 | 7 Comments
DISNEY STORE CELEBRATES ITS GRAND OPENING IN OTTAWA!

What is it about Disney that makes you feel like you magically returned to your childhood? I’m not sure if any of you remember when there used to be a Disney store at Rideau Centre back in the 90’s.  I was a teenager at the time, but that did not stop me from venturing into that store with […]

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CF Rideau Centre’s New Fourth Floor Expansion ~ Wordless Wednesday

| August 17, 2016 | 2 Comments
CF Rideau Centre’s New Fourth Floor Expansion ~ Wordless Wednesday

The CF Rideau Centre’s invited OMC to a special grand reveal to have an exclusive first look at the new retail space and cocktail party on August 10th! If you have not visited the new 4th floor expansion and completion of the three-year redevelopment project, you must go soon! For more information visit CF Rideau […]

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Find Unique Watches for Women with JORD Wood Watches #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 08/14

| July 13, 2016 | 1 Comment
Find Unique Watches for Women with JORD Wood Watches #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN/US 08/14

Today’s technology has made certain items we grew up with less of a necessity. Since so many of us have a smartphone, watches have become an accessory we no longer have to remember to carry with us. For me, I have always loved wearing a watch, but I am particular about the ones I would […]

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Share What Having It All Means to You to #Win! #FoodBasics #IWantItAll

| June 2, 2016 | 3 Comments
Share What Having It All Means to You to #Win! #FoodBasics #IWantItAll

  Having it all. What does this mean? As a teenager, having it all was being a journalist, coming home to my super-swanky apartment, having my dinners served to me by my personal chef and vacationing in a cushy hotel room whenever I pleased. This concept has definitely changed and is always evolving as an […]

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2016 Kids Gift Guide ~ Helping Brands Promote Their Products/Services

| May 9, 2016 | 2 Comments
2016 Kids Gift Guide ~ Helping Brands Promote Their Products/Services

  2016 Kids Gift Guide We are preparing a Kids Gift Guide! It will run from June 1st to August 31st, 2016. 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 […]

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Popularity of Toys

| February 16, 2016 | 6 Comments
Popularity of Toys

As a birthday approaches, I wonder how popular the gifts we picked will be. Apparently the magnetic tiles we got are played with every day by kids of bloggers everywhere, and I can attest that they have been a hit in real life. We got a gym mat from IKEA so the kids can wrassle […]

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Gents Can Look Their Best with The Body Shop! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 01/04

| December 11, 2015 | 57 Comments
Gents Can Look Their Best with The Body Shop! Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 01/04

Gents like looking their best around this time of the year, too! No matter what they are doing, some men like to look and feel fresh for whatever comes their way! The Body Shop has these men covered with the Modern Gent’s Post Party Rescue Kit. It has what men need to look dapper throughout […]

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Easy Savings at Hand with Coupgon – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

| December 10, 2015 | 18 Comments
Easy Savings at Hand with Coupgon – Review and Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/22

Saving. Who doesn’t like finding a great deal on products? The hard part about searching for deals is sifting through all of the flyers, both in the mail and online, to find them. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to find these deals all in one spot? Coupgon has just launched their app to […]

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Give and Learn with Earth Rangers! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/20

| November 25, 2015 | 43 Comments
Give and Learn with Earth Rangers! #Giveaway #HolidayGiftGuide ~ CAN 12/20

Kids love the holiday season! They love the lights, the sounds and the smells that are all around them at this time of the year. Kids also love getting gifts, and usually have a long list of items they would like to open on the big day. Have you thought about giving them a gift […]

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Wrap Up Some Holiday Magic with The Magic Gift Shop at CF Rideau Centre! ‪#‎CFMagicGiftWorkshop‬

| November 25, 2015 | 4 Comments
Wrap Up Some Holiday Magic with The Magic Gift Shop at CF Rideau Centre! ‪#‎CFMagicGiftWorkshop‬

Get ready to see some magic, Ottawa, as Cadillac Fairview (CF) properties is helping Canadian families feel some holiday spirit! CF Rideau Centre will offer shoppers a seasonal spectacle with an interactive experience called the Magic Gift Workshop! Within The Magic Gift Shop, shoppers will meet the newest members of Santa’s team: The Tufties! They […]

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10 Super Shopper Tips to Get You In And Out Of The Grocery Store!

10 Super Shopper Tips to Get You In And Out Of The Grocery Store!

    Shop with a list! Writing a list beforehand based on the meals you have planned for the week saves a lot of time and extra thinking. It also avoids you forgetting a crucial item and having to spend more time making a second trip to the store. Organize your list. Write down the […]

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SALES! How To Make The Most of Them

| July 9, 2015 | 11 Comments
SALES! How To Make The Most of Them

SALE! It’s that time of year again when you can’t turn around without seeing  a sale sign in every window. Fashion retailers are always a step (season) ahead of the consumer. Lucky for us, that means we can reap the benefits  of discounted prices as stores make way for new inventory.   Whether you are a fashion […]

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Feel Special and Comfortable with Panty by Post – Review and $50 GC Giveaway ~ CAN 07/12

| June 11, 2015 | 79 Comments
Feel Special and Comfortable with Panty by Post – Review and $50 GC Giveaway ~ CAN 07/12

Panties. Undies. Thongs. G-Strings. It is not easy to find a comfortable pair to wear when I want to look good without showing any panty lines. I love wearing panties of all kinds because there are days that I want to feel good, and then there are other days that I want to be a […]

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Get Ready to #BurstIntoSpring with Shoppers Drug Mart

| May 6, 2015 | 54 Comments
Get Ready to #BurstIntoSpring with Shoppers Drug Mart

Now that spring is in full swing, I want to shed off the cold, dark days of winter and enjoy the warmer days upon us with my family. We do this with finding great products that give us a boost, whether they make us look or feel good or they can help us to enjoy […]

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The Time We Lost a Shoe at IKEA

| November 26, 2014 | 9 Comments
The Time We Lost a Shoe at IKEA

I guess I asked for it when I decided to take the kids to IKEA. By myself. On a Saturday afternoon. It’s not the most gripping tale, but the only thing that got me through it with a sense of humour was knowing I could cartoon it later. So, here it is. The Ottawa IKEA, […]

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