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7 Tips for Baby-Friendly Holiday Decor from Candace Plotz Design

I had the opportunity to chat with my interior design colleague, Candace Plotz, this week about how to decorate my studio for the upcoming holidays. With everything having to be super baby-friendly and toddler-proof, there were quite a few things that we could not do...

The 2017 Baby Gift Guide - handmade, canadian, pretty and functional gifts. Great for a baby shower! | Pure Natural Newborn Photography, Ottawa

The 2017 Baby Gift Guide

There are very few things in life that are certain, but my passion for supporting small businesses is one of them. Sure you could go to the big box store and get something similar, but for the extra few dollars are supporting a family, and...

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Tummy to Tot – Ottawa Parenting Event

When Källababy approached me to come speak as an expert at their upcoming Tummy to Tot event, I was over-the-moon! Together with Mommy Connections, they have created an event to bring back the small-town feel to the community, and you know that is what I...

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Cookie Decorating Workshop Ottawa | The Vintage Cookie Jar

The Vintage Cookie Jar Before I get into the cookie decorating workshop details, I want to paint you a picture of the wonderful Naomi Walz; Baker & Cookie Decorator. She is the loving hands behind The Vintage Cookie Jar, and has been growing her presence here...

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AUGUST SPECIAL – Photo Albums

Everyone Deserves To Have A Photo Album Here's Your Opportunity   For the entire month of August, when you pre-purchase a photo album, you qualify for a complimentary newborn session. The session can take place anytime in 2017, as long as the booking is made prior to end of...

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Maman Chic Boutique – Maternity Shop, Aylmer

Maman Chic Boutique, Aylmer This past weekend, I went to visit the maternity shop in Aylmer, Maman Chic Boutique. I had the opportunity to browse the beautiful products, get to know the owner Sarah Hampel, and ask her a few questions about her store. One of my...

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The Little Black Dress of Life

What's your 'Little Black Dress'? When I was an undergrad, one of my roomates nicknamed me "Stuffanie". Yup, you guessed it; because I had a ton of stuff. Ha. ha. Most of it was school supplies, clothes, but a lot of it really was just 'stuff'. Actually, I still have...

Ottawa Fabric Stores – C&M Textiles

C&M Textiles Ottawa Fabric Stores - Emerald Plaza / Nepean As part of our adventure to discover all of the great Ottawa fabric secrets, C&M Textiles was on our shortlist. It is a large fabric store located in Ottawa, hidden away in the far corner of the Emerald Plaza in Nepean. Their flagship...