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My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre I stumbled upon My Gym Ottawa’s awesome gymnastics classes from another Ottawa mom’s Instagram stories. It looked so cool that I knew I had to check it out for myself, and when I showed Jax, he was so excited, we just couldn’t wait to get there to try […]

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Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues

Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues

Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues When the kids are bored and knee deep in winter break blues, do not fear – inspiration is here! Beat the winter break blues with some fun kids activities this winter and create a winter break they will never forget! Winter inspired crafts Winter inspired crafts […]

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Food

Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes

Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes

Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes On a cold, rainy day, what’s better than a big old bowl of soup? The only problem is that many soup recipes can take hours to prepare. This usually deters busy moms from making homemade soups. As a busy mom, you may think there isn’t enough time in the day to […]

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10 Italian Inspired Recipes You’ll Love

10 Italian Inspired Recipes You’ll Love

10 Italian Inspired Recipes You’ll Love Italian recipes are made all over the world on a daily basis. With variations in the millions, there is almost no wrong way to make Italian inspired recipes you will love. Spaghetti is my son’s favourite thing “in the whole world” so of course if he were to make dinner, we […]

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Reviews

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre I stumbled upon My Gym Ottawa’s awesome gymnastics classes from another Ottawa mom’s Instagram stories. It looked so cool that I knew I had to check it out for myself, and when I showed Jax, he was so excited, we just couldn’t wait to get there to try […]

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Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS My kids love to think of themselves as builders. They love to assemble amazing items out of building bricks and objects from around our home. STEM is a part of a lot of the toys my kids own. HEXBUG wants children to explore and enjoy the world of […]

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Travel

Top Romantic Winter Getaways

Top Romantic Winter Getaways

Top Romantic Winter Getaways You can always have snow and ice in wintertime. Therefore, if you believe shushing together down a ski slope is romantic, go for it. Then, cuddling by a roaring fire in the ski lodge will help warm up the blood and feelings of romance. Conversely, you may prefer to have your […]

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Family Spring Break in Florida

Family Spring Break in Florida

Family Spring Break in Florida Florida has miles and miles of coastlines with glorious beaches and ideal weather for visiting in March! If you don’t have your family spring break vacation plans yet, and you’d like to soak up some sunshine on your child’s school vacation, look no further than the Sunshine State! Here are […]

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Wellness

7 Ways to Actually Stick to Your Workout

7 Ways to Actually Stick to Your Workout

7 Ways to Actually Stick to Your Workout So you’re motivated to start with your workout routine. That’s great- you took the first step, but what next? A lot of people who start with a workout routine barely stick to it till the end, and there are several reasons why that could happen. To make […]

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How to Eat Healthy with Meal Planning

How to Eat Healthy with Meal Planning

How to Eat Healthy with Meal Planning Studies have proven that if you eat home cooked meals 5 days in a week you can extend your life span by 10 years, what better way to embrace healthy and clean eating than meal planning. There are definitely days when it’s difficult to cook, we all have […]

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Living

5 Actionable Ways to Save Money

5 Actionable Ways to Save Money

5 Actionable Ways to Save Money Saving money is not a passive process. While it can be sometimes (like if you set up automatic deposits), it is still overall something that you need to take action to achieve. You make a choice when you decide not to spend money and to save it instead. 1. […]

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Maximizing Your RESP Investments

Maximizing Your RESP Investments

Maximizing Your RESP Investments Parents regularly worry about their children’s future. Those concerns naturally include their children’s education and, more specifically, how to best save for their post-secondary education. The consistently rising cost of education across universities in Canada sometimes makes saving for education seems like an uphill battle. However, there are tools that can […]

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Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes

Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes

| February 22, 2019 | 2 Comments

Homemade Instant Pot Soup Recipes On a cold, rainy day, what’s better than a big old bowl of soup? The only problem is that many soup recipes can take hours to prepare. This usually deters busy moms from making homemade soups. As a busy mom, you may think there isn’t enough time in the day to […]

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My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre #Review #Giveaway ~ Ottawa 03/22

| February 21, 2019 | 3 Comments

My Gym Ottawa: NOT Your Typical Gymnastics Centre I stumbled upon My Gym Ottawa’s awesome gymnastics classes from another Ottawa mom’s Instagram stories. It looked so cool that I knew I had to check it out for myself, and when I showed Jax, he was so excited, we just couldn’t wait to get there to try […]

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Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues

Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues

| February 20, 2019 | 1 Comment

Fun Kids Activities to Beat the Winter Break Blues When the kids are bored and knee deep in winter break blues, do not fear – inspiration is here! Beat the winter break blues with some fun kids activities this winter and create a winter break they will never forget! Winter inspired crafts Winter inspired crafts […]

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Top Romantic Winter Getaways

Top Romantic Winter Getaways

| February 19, 2019 | 2 Comments

Top Romantic Winter Getaways You can always have snow and ice in wintertime. Therefore, if you believe shushing together down a ski slope is romantic, go for it. Then, cuddling by a roaring fire in the ski lodge will help warm up the blood and feelings of romance. Conversely, you may prefer to have your […]

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Family Spring Break in Florida

Family Spring Break in Florida

| February 18, 2019 | 1 Comment

Family Spring Break in Florida Florida has miles and miles of coastlines with glorious beaches and ideal weather for visiting in March! If you don’t have your family spring break vacation plans yet, and you’d like to soak up some sunshine on your child’s school vacation, look no further than the Sunshine State! Here are […]

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Festival of the Arts Event at Epcot, Walt Disney World #DisneySMMC

Festival of the Arts Event at Epcot, Walt Disney World #DisneySMMC

| February 15, 2019 | 3 Comments

Festival of the Arts Event at Epcot, Walt Disney World The most recent addition to the Epcot schedule of annual Festivals is the Festival of the Arts. This is a fun filled and unique exploration of art in its many forms and it’s a wonderful time to visit the park, because the weather is cooler […]

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Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 03/22

| February 14, 2019 | 36 Comments

Assembling STEM Fun for Kids with HEXBUGS My kids love to think of themselves as builders. They love to assemble amazing items out of building bricks and objects from around our home. STEM is a part of a lot of the toys my kids own. HEXBUG wants children to explore and enjoy the world of […]

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5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter

| February 13, 2019 | 1 Comment

5 Tips to Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter In Ottawa, and throughout eastern Ontario, winter is a seriously frigid season – with snowstorms, freezing rain, and often blizzard conditions. This isn’t a good time to be losing your indoor heat because of poor insulation or air leakage. The point is, when your home is […]

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