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Step away from that lucky charm

“It must be a boy. You’re carrying low.” “Are you expecting twins?” “I imagine you’re planning to breastfeed, right?” Pregnant women are often the centre of public attention. There’s nothing like the swell of growing human life – covered in … Continue reading

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Toddlers at the Restaurant Table

If you happen to be sitting at a table near Nash Patrick, a certain chubby-cheeked, brown-eyed fellow perched in a highchair, prepare to duck. Food can fly while in the bowl. When there’s cutlery within reach, well, you’ve been warned. The young man about town may have a future in shot put or discus. Continue reading

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Is texting KPC (keeping parents clueless)?

A generation or two ago, there was an easy entrance into the world of teens. It featured a warning signal, and was often attached to the wall. Brrrng, brrrng. “Hello?” “Hi. Is Cathy home?” Inevitably, a lot of the phone calls in an average family household were for the younger set, aged 12 or 13 and up. The loud sound and the activity provided parents with an opening to ask a question or two. “Who was that, honey?” Pause. “What did he want?” In some instances, the parent managed to get to the telephone first. Then, anything was possible. Details could emerge. “A party? Really?” Continue reading

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Are you a #zombiemom?

“She was up every two hours.” “He’s getting his days and nights mixed up.” Sound familiar? If you’re a mom with a baby, you may have said this yourself. You may also have wondered when you’ll ever get a full … Continue reading

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OMS Montessori

OMS Montessori Education beyond the ordinary. OMS Montessori is a CCMA accredited school offering authentic Montessori education. Since 1966 we have dedicated ourselves to creating focused engagement for students of all ages. Student engagement enhances learning, social interactions and personal … Continue reading

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Cartier Place Suites Hotel

All Suite Hotel in Ottawa, Ontario featuring Luxurious Downtown Lodging Accommodations in a Resort Atmosphere Come enjoy one of the most unique suite hotels in downtown Ottawa. The Cartier Place Suite Hotel is ideally located just a few minutes from … Continue reading

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Davidson Hearing Aids

As Eastern Ontario’s longest serving hearing health care providers, three generations of the Davidson family have been serving the needs of Ottawa area clients since 1943.  Now with two locations in Ottawa as well as clinics in: Brockville, Cornwall, Pembroke … Continue reading

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The Marshes Golf Club

The Marshes is Ottawa’s leading corporate-play facility, bringing one of the nation’s finest golf experiences to the very doorstep of the city’s thriving business community. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley North, The Marshes features a breathtaking course design, … Continue reading

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OakWood is proudly owned and operated by the Liptak family. Over the past 55 years we have grown to become Ottawa’s largest and most established full-service Renovator with a reputation for quality and service that is second to none. Award … Continue reading

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Calypso Park

Calypso is Canada’s biggest theme waterpark. There is water fun to be had everywhere on our extensive 100-acre facility. From toddlers to teens, from party dudes to grandparents, everyone will have their share of fun in this gem of a … Continue reading

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