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Help your parents make a smart move


Worried about your parents? If they’re older and still living in the family home, this new season brings with it new hassles. Continue reading

Halloween Treats: ScAERO Spider Brownie Pizza

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Halloween + pizza = YUM, right? But what if you add spiders to the equation? EEK! Fear not, spunky parent. Your goblins and gobblers will love helping to make the “spiders” on this ScAERO Brownie Pizza. Ingredients: 12 (7.3 g) Nestlé ScAERO … Continue reading

#Ott Times: Writers Fest, Poutinefest and Dance Show

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Ottawa International Writers Festival The launch for Justin Trudeau‘s new memoir, Common Ground, may be sold out, but there are still lots of great events happening as part of the Ottawa International Writers Festival, October 23 to 30. Highlights include … Continue reading

Starlight: Ottawa’s Liam Elder


By Pam Dillon Just One More Sleep for Liam Elder. One. More. SLEEP. Tomorrow—otherwise known as Tuesday, October 21—the 10-year-old Ottawa boy will get to do the stuff of childhood wishes. At the Toys R Us store in Saint Laurent … Continue reading

Halloween Treats: Coffin Crisp Mummies


Want to have some spooky Halloween fun with the kids in the kitchen? This recipe for COFFIN CRISP Mummies will have your little goblins gobblin’ and calling, “More, mummy! More.” Prep Time: 5 minutes Total Time:  15 minutes  Ingredients: 20 … Continue reading

Stokke® Flexi Bath®


Stokke® Flexi Bath® is a foldable baby bath suitable from birth to four years. The space saving design makes it easy to store and convenient to use at home or when traveling, encouraging more shared bath time moments. Continue reading

Connected Kinders: A Guide for Parents with Tablet-Loving Tykes


Gone are the days of children enjoying a game of make believe outside with the neighbor kids. It’s now all about Angry Birds and getting to the next level before bedtime. And, millennial parents are the ones fueling the fire. … Continue reading

5 Gift Ideas For The New Adult In The Family

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One of the hardest things for parents to do is say goodbye when their kids move out of the nest. One way to ease some of those emotions is by giving them a gift that will help with the transition … Continue reading

Join the Blackburn Hamlet Cancer Chase


The third annual Blackburn Hamlet Cancer Chase is taking place Sunday, October 19 and you’re invited to join in. Described as “Ottawa’s most scenic 5k” it’s a five-kilometre walk/run through the parks, allotment garden trails and streets of the east … Continue reading