April 2015 archive

Refresh Your Decor and Imagination for Spring with Posterjack (#giveaway)

There’s more to spring cleaning than just the surfaces of your house! Last week Posterjack sent me 6 ways to spring clean your photo collection and freshen up your decor with photo art and I wanted to share them with you: 1. Embrace spring photography – get outside and explore the world of macro/micro photography to capture bugs and buds in bloom. Embrace nature photography and witness wildlife waking from their hibernation. 2. Keep the kids creative and engaged during April showers Read more […]

Keeping Busy, Finding Balance

I’m almost glad for the rain today, because I can work at my computer and not feel bad that we’re inside instead of enjoying the spring weather! Like many of my fellow moms, I have a hard time figuring out how to balance all of ‘my’ stuff (blogging, college courses, exercise, hobbies), ‘kid’ stuff (dance and swimming lessons, storytime and school, play dates and outdoor time), ‘family’ stuff (special activities and outings, time together reading/playing/watching a movie), ‘couple’ stuff (spending Read more […]

Marvel Universe Live! Ottawa ticket #giveaway and discount code

Marvel Universe Live! is coming to the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa at the Canadian Tire Centre from July 31 to August 2, 2015. With 6 performances, including one in French, there should be a time that works for almost anyone who wants to attend! Show Times Schedule Date  Morning  Afternoon  Late Afternoon Evening Friday, July 31 7:00 PM Saturday, August 1 11:00 AM  3:00 PM 7:00 PM Sunday, August 2 11:00 AM 3:00 PM French Performance Our Read more […]

Spring into warmer weather with Kidorable

As a long-time Kidorable fan, I’m used to being asked “Where did you get that adorable {rain coat/rain boots/towel}?” when we’re out and about. I feel good about recommending Kidorable to friends and strangers because I know that their products will stand up to whatever kids throw at them! We have had enough sun and above-freezing days that I am starting to believe that spring is in fact going to make it to Ottawa soon, and my oldest daughter cannot wait to wear her new Mermaid rain coat to Read more […]