Author Archives: Valerie

Continuing Education, Guaranteed

Welcome, Mom and Dad, to Your New School Year

As long as your kids are students, from JK to Grade 12, you’re right there with them

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Wiggle Waggle with your Best (Canine) Friend

On Your Mark, Get Set, Go… with Fido

The 24th annual Wiggle Waggle Walkathon for the Ottawa Humane Society is happening Sunday, September 9. It promises to be a howl of a fun time…. Continue reading

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To INFINITY RING™… and beyond!

History is broken. Can these kids fix it? Continue reading

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Ottawa Folk Festival: Bring It On!

Ben Harper is in the lineup for this year’s Ottawa Folk Festival.
The five-day, family-friendly celebration starts September 6 at Hog’s Back Park. Continue reading

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Ottawa Mother of Invention

Local parent Gwenda Lindhorst-Ko has created myColdCup

It’s a new product that will make school lunches a whole lot better Continue reading

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Registration Time

Want to sign the kids up for skating or swimming or cartooning? There are loads of fun  choices for all ages and stages, but the time to register for Ottawa’s fall and winter programs is now. Continue reading

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Rain Rain Go Away!

Easily keep the “I'm bored” complaints to a minimum

Five great rainy day activities

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Opera Lyra Ottawa presents Puccini’s La Bohème

How about a little Romance and Entertainment?
(La Bohème at the NAC)

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Summer Camp Fun

Bring on the Happy Campers!

With a month left to go until school starts, there are still opportunities for the kids to enjoy summer day camp

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The World Needs Your Kid

Looking for a Parenting Book to Inspire You This Summer?
You can’t go wrong with this one Continue reading

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