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Taking Some You Time

By: Nina Potvin www.ottawavalleymoms.com

As we start the New year, and resolutions begin to appear, one thing to consider is are you taking enough time for you? Continue reading

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Choosing to Stay Home

by: Nina Potvin-www.ottawavalleymoms.com

I am really glad I chose to stay home with my kids. As they grow older, I am truly appreciating the time I get to spend with them each week, no matter how tough it gets some days! Continue reading

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Holiday Season – What it Means to Me.

As Christmas is fast approaching, I have been thinking about what this special holiday means to me.
What does Christmas mean to you?
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Keeping Fit While Having Fun This Winter!

By Nina Potvin www.ottawavalleymoms.com

Don’t get me wrong, it would be great to cuddle up by the fire some days, but it would be more rewarding after draining some of the kids’ energy on outside activities. Continue reading

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It Takes a Community to Raise a Child

Have you ever heard the expression, “It takes a community to raise a child?” Before having our son, I heard it a lot from friends and family. I shrugged it off not realizing how much this would play a role … Continue reading

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Play Dates – Do You Intervene?

by: Tricia Duggan, Ottawa Valley Moms

I came across an article today titled “When to Mediate a Playdate”. It really hit close to home, as I went through a phase were I was avoiding play groups at all costs.   As the kids got older, I found the play dates became more and more difficult, and I was left feeling frustrated. Continue reading

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Memories and Milestones

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