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I GAVE MY FIRST HAIRCUT

Hello MCF-ers, Trust you all had great, productive weeks? Ours was good. Life seems to be less stressful since I implemented my routine. Anyway, to today’s blog post.   Ever had that one thing that you had never tried before but always ‘knew’ with certainty that you would be awesome at? I hope I am […]

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HELLO, FALL!

Hi guys, my fellow Canadians and Canadians-in-progress! Hope you all had a restful and productive weekend? Last week saw the temperature drop to 6C with very high wind speeds too! Fall is finally here, I¬†guess. Hello, fall! By Thursday though, the weather was back to highs of 17C which was lovely and a welcome break […]

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OUR FIRST CANADIAN THANKSGIVING

Hello everyone and Happy Thanksgiving! Well, Thanksgiving is not until Monday officially, but the Thanksgiving weekend started today, Saturday. The weather in Ottawa today was wet and miserable, so we stayed indoors all day.   HOW WE SPENT OUR SATURDAY In the spirit of the holiday, I allowed my son to have a YouTube marathon […]

CANADA’S BEST PLACES TO LIVE

And the winner is……… Okay, first let me give some introduction to this post. Today, I was mulling over a question from one of the blog readers – “Why did you choose Ottawa?” We had two major reasons for moving to Ottawa: Mr. O is in the IT/Telecoms space and Ottawa is the Tech capital […]

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SO THIS HAPPENED TODAY…..

Hi people!! Today marks 1 month since we landed in Canada! Whoop whoop! I thank God for our journey so far. I also thank God for the beautiful weather. We have had 4 weeks of absolutely amazingly splendid weather since we came, except for 2 or 3 days of rain. I often say that we […]

QUICK UPDATE

Hey there blog readers!   I know that I have not posted in almost a week. Things have been a bit busy around here, and I suspect that they will continue to be for the next week or so. However, I thought it would be good to give an update on what we have been […]

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MAMA, ARE WE HOME?

$51 CAD AIRBNB voucher inside   Hello everyone, and trust that you all have had a great weekend, filled with food, laughter and cheer. My weekend has been quite relaxed so far. Here’s how I spent it: SATURDAY   Saturday was very very hot and sunny. I didn’t check the forecast, but I guess it […]