With 2018 officially upon us it is time to plan out our first month of the year.Now that the madness of the holiday season is done our bank accounts are all looking pretty rough. Whether you bought a ton of gifts, went to many dinners, or splurged on yourself as a treat, I think we can all agree we have over-spent. The month of January is a month to recover and relax.\nJanuary is one of the best months of the year in my opinion. It is a month of change and development. It is the month where we can choose whether the year will be exciting or boring. It's the month where we are all striving to be our best selves by sticking to resolutions and goals. Of course, some of us don't make resolutions, but no matter what we all know that a new year means a new opportunity to succeed and grow.\nIt's time to make 2018 the best year yet so kick it off by helping your bank account recover from the craziness of December. Whether you are looking for things to do with your friends before Uni starts or looking to escape from reality and unwind at a spa, there is honestly a Groupon for everything. After spending so much money on expensive restaurants, it's time to save up and use some life-saving restaurant Groupons. If your resolution involved traveling more often then this is a sign telling you to take this opportunity to use a Groupon and see more of the world. And of course, if you have the goal of getting more active then you should for sure use these insane deals to save up on some memberships and classes.\nThings To Do Groupons\nBeauty & Spas Groupons\nRestaurants Groupons\nTravel Groupons\nHealth And Fitness Groupons\nFor Things To Do Groupons, Click "NEXT"\nBrewery Tours at Broadhead Brewing Company 90-Minute Tour\n@kategibson92_embedded via\nOriginal Price: $20.00Savings: $12.00 (40% off)\nWhy you should go: If you're a lover of beer you have to do this. Broadhead Brewing Company is a new brewery in Nepean that is worth checking out. Two Ottawa locals began making beer in their basement and after experimenting, they decided to open their own craft brewery.\nGet the deal HERE!\nSelf-Guided Ottawa Scavenger Hunt for Two from Big City Hunt\n@bclancelot55embedded via\nOriginal Price: $40.00Savings: $22.00 (45% off)\nWhy you should go:Yes sure walking around with your bae can be cute and fun, but why not make it better?! It's time to turn your basic romantic walk into a fun AF scavenger hunt across Ottawa. From solving clues together to discovering things you have never noticed before, you lovebirds are in for a treat with this self-guided hunt!\nGet the deal HERE!\nTwo Hours of Trampoline Jumping at Flying Squirrel\n@amberfuseeembedded via\nOriginal Price: $40.00Savings: $29.00 (28% off)\nWhy you should go:If you're looking for a super fun day jumping away make your way to Flying Squirrel ASAP. You'll be bouncing on trampolines, playing dodgeball, and jumping in pits! Spending your day at Flying Squirrel will not only let you unleash your inner child, you will also get a great workout in!\nGet the deal HERE!\nTwo Vouchers: Each Good for One Admission to Paint Nite!\n@jessoliver95embedded via\nOriginal Price: $90.00Savings: $58.00 (36% off)\nWhy you should go: What better way to spend the night than painting while sipping on your favourite drinks. Paint Nite is a super fun activity that is perfect for your family, friends, or even your bae. This activity is extra nice because you get to keep the painting after it's done so you will never forget the experience.\nGet the deal HERE!\n4-weeks of Intro Salsa Dancing classes for a couple\n@lexamckenzembedded via\nOriginal Price: $113.00Savings: $55.00 (51% off)\nWhy you should go: Taking dance classes are extremely fun and challenging. If one of your New Years Resolutions is to get out of your comfort zone a little more, I think you have found just the right activity to take part in this month. Studio X Ottawa's team of instructors infuses each workout with a dynamic, infectious energy so you're in for a workout treat.\nGet the deal HERE!\nTwo Flights of Wine or Draught Beer\n@tremsnhembedded via\nOriginal Price: $38.30Savings: $20.00 (48% off)\nWhy you should go: For almost half the price you can get six preselected 4-ounce glasses of beer with a wine flights group complementary white or red varietals for unique flavour combinations. Vineyards Wine Bar & Bistro is an Old-World bistro that pairs drinks perfectly with meals and cheeses. If you love your beer or wine, then you should take on this deal while it lasts.\nGet the deal HERE!\nIntro to Photography Courses from Live Photography Academy\n@oslophotographyembedded via\nOriginal Price: $95.00Savings: $5.00 (95% off)\nWhy you should go:Deal or should I say STEAL! For 95% off you can go through an online photography course. If you are interested in taking images this is a great opportunity to learn the fundamentals of photography, photographic editing, and enhancing with Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop. To make this even better, you can learn at your own pace because you have access to the live recordings of Webinars.\nGet the deal HERE!\nHarlem Globetrotters Game Tickets\n@harlemglobetrottersembedded via\nOriginal Price: $86.10Savings: $52.00 (40% off)\nWhy you should go:In April you can make your way to the Canadian Tire Centre for a showstopping performance by the Harlem Globetrotters. For only $52 you will see the 92nd anniversary show put on by the Globetrotters. It is sure to entertain and wow you as soon as you watch the first 10 minutes of the show. This is the perfect gift to grab for someone if their birthday is this month!\nGet the deal HERE!\nFor Beauty & Spas Groupons, Click "NEXT"\nOne 60-Minute Salt Cave Session at Salt Wave\n@kailamctembedded via\nOriginal Price: $45.00Savings: $25.00 (44% off)\nWhy you should go: Try something totally unique to kick off your new year. Salt Wave will let you sit back, relax, and reap the therapeutic benefits of dry salt therapy. You will be able to kick back in zero-gravity chairs in a room with salt-coated walls and floor. From the soothing music to the relaxation benefits, you will be feeling fully calmed after spending time here.\nGet the deal HERE!\nHaircut, Shampoo, and Style at Claudette's Coiffure\n@stacy_zee22embedded via\nOriginal Price: $45.00Savings: $22.50 (50% off)\nWhy you should go: I don't know about you but haircuts normally cost me way more than $50! This deal lets you get a full on haircut for the low price of $22. Seriously this is a deal that is worth taking on ASAP. With the new year among us now, what better way to shine than to get a new haircut. New Year, New You AND New Hair, New You.\nGet the deal HERE!\nBasic 1-Hour In-Office Teeth Whitening at Nu Age Dental Hygiene Clinic\n@millennium_medicalspaembedded via\nOriginal Price: $300.00Savings: $40.00 (87% off)\nWhy you should go: Get your teeth SHINING and ready for 2018. After a whole year of coffees, teas, and let's not forget wine, our teeth may need a bit of a touch up when it comes to whitening. This deal is honestly outstanding, from $300 to only $40?! If you're in desperate need of a whitening for your pearly whites, then you should take advantage of this great steal deal.\nGet the deal HERE!\nSiberian Mink Eyelash Extensions at Viva Esthetics\n@vivaestheticsembedded via\nOriginal Price: $200.00Savings: $89.00 (56% off)\nWhy you should go:If you're someone that loves long and luscious eyelash extensions, then you have to make use of this deal. Located in the ByWard Market Viva Esthetics will give you the lashes you've always dreamed of having. It's time to blow any doubters out of your life this 2018 with some boss ass lashes.\nGet the deal HERE!\n60-Minute Traditional Chinese Massage at Chinese Ancient Therapy\n@massage_aroushaembedded via\nOriginal Price: $100.00Savings: $40.00 (60% off)\nWhy you should go:Completely unwind while getting a massage at Chinese Ancient Therapy. For 60% off of the full price, you will get the massage you need after the crazy month of December. At Chinese Ancient Therapy, a therapist guides you through a massage, flowing movements, and deep breathing. The goal of the massage is a balance of energy ("qi") in the body, a calmer mind, and reduced stress and pain (yes, please).\nGet the deal HERE!\nOne 60-Minute Float Session at Tank Action Float Centre\n@onitoahuembedded via\nOriginal Price: $70.00Savings: $46.00 (34% off)\nWhy you should go: If you're in search of an out of the box way to relieve your stresses, look no further. Tank Action allows you to completely disconnect from the outside world and gain the potential benefits of floating. Some benefits include relief from stress, relief from pain, and improved sleep. The water is packed with more than 900 pounds of Epsom salt which allows you to float with zero effort.\nGet the deal HERE!\n60-Minute Customized Reflexology Treatment at Massage Addict\n@bienetrencoembedded via\nOriginal Price: $79.99Savings: $39.99 (50% off)\nWhy you should go: After this reflexology treatment, there is a 99.9% chance you will be able to sleep like a baby. Massage Addict is one of the largest and fastest-growing massage therapy companies in Canada. This means that there are experienced therapists ready to help you relieve pain, stress, anxiety, and tension. If you are in need of a great massage you should 100% consider taking on this deal.\nGet the deal HERE!\nOne Renew or Relaxation Facial at Oxygen Medi Spa\n@_facialfeatures_embedded via\nOriginal Price: $85.00Savings: $46.00 (46% off)\nWhy you should go:For almost half the original price you can get a relaxing facial at Oxygen Medi Spa. Techs will bless you with a shinier face through a process services. The nonsurgical facial rejuvenation stimulates collagen production, reduces fine lines and wrinkles, and tightens and contours your face.\nGet the deal HERE!\nFor Restaurants Groupons, Click "NEXT"\nDinner for Two at Pelican Seafood Market & Grill\n@jackiezhaikangembedded via\nOriginal Price: $25.00Savings: $15.00 (40% off)\nWhy you should go:If you love your seafood meals then you have to visit Pelican Seafood Market and Grill. The freshly renovated restaurant has doubled the size of the Bank Street location. The Seafood Market offers top quality, sustainably sourced seafood that is sure to leave you feeling satisfied after only spending $15.\nGet the deal HERE!\nRomantic Italian Dinner with Wine and Dessert for Two at La Favorita Ristorante\n@lafavoritaristoranteembedded via\nOriginal Price: $114.00Savings: $75.00 (34% off)\nWhy you should go: Who doesn't absolutely love Italian food?! For only $75 you and your bae can indulge in a meal and dessert! The dinner includes 1 bottle of pinot grigio or sangiovese, 2 soups or salads, 2 small pizzas or pastas, 2 house desserts, 2 coffees or teas, and 2 liqueurs (choice of brandy, sambuca, or limoncello)! That is so much for only $75!\nGet the deal HERE!\nCoffee and Breakfast For Two at Sutherland Restaurant, Bar and Coffee House\n@ruthjoyramosembedded via\nOriginal Price: $20.00Savings: $12.00 (40% off)\nWhy you should go: This restaurant not only has their aesthetics down, but they also serve up a great brunch. For only $12 you and your BFF of bae can indulge in the most amazing breakfast ever. Not to mention the interior design of this adorable hidden restaurant will make you feel like you're in a stunning modern film.\nGet the deal HERE!\nAsian Inspired Cuisine at Kinki\n@stephaniejswartembedded via\nOriginal Price: $30.00Savings: $20.00 (33% off)\nWhy you should go: Calling all sushi lovers, looks like this deal is for you! Kinki Lounge & Kitchen is a dinner club-like restaurant with DJs playing music on the weekends and various performers on the regular. Some rolls include the LMAO tempura stuffed with asparagus, bbq eel, cream cheese, masago, avocado, sesame, unagi sauce, and the Hot Latino comprised of smoked salmon, jalapenos poppers, avocado, sriracha, and kanikama.\nGet the deal HERE!\nDinner for Four at Hard Stones Grill\n@miskizzzzembedded via\nOriginal Price: $60.00Savings: $35.00 (42% off)\nWhy you should go: Trying to find the perfect place to go on a double date? Well, I'd say this deal is perfect for that! The menu at Hard Stones Grill is constantly evolving but always goes back to the basics of good foods. Finding a place to eat for four people at a cheap price is always a challenge, but at only $35 for four people you have to head to Hard Stones Grill.\nGet the deal HERE!\nRoyale and Romantique Breakfast for Two at Quelque Chose Patisserie\firstname.lastname@example.org via\nOriginal Price: $60.00Savings: $35.00 (42% off)\nWhy you should go: Once you get me started talking about how much I love this place, I honestly can't stop. From the stunning decor to the outstanding food, this place is an Ottawan must visit. If you are looking to treat yourself to a royal breakfast then you have to head to Quelque Chose Patisserie, I highly recommend trying their scones and croissants.\nGet the deal HERE!\nTwo Vouchers Good for $10 Worth of Poutine at The Great Canadian Poutinerie\n@pintspoutines_613embedded via\nOriginal Price: $20.00Savings: $13.00 (35% off)\nWhy you should go: A steaming hot poutine with melted cheese curds on a freezing cold day is one of the best things ever. It gives you just the right amount of comfort you need during these f-cking freezing months. At the Great Canadian Poutinerie chefs whip up 18 unique styles of poutine, inspired by the world. Some unique poutines include Jerk Poutine, Mexican Poutine, Pizza Poutine, and Breakfast Poutine.\nGet the deal HERE!\nThree-Course Contemporary Dinner with Wine for Two at Lago Bar Grill View\n@rozaliegembedded via\nOriginal Price: $174.00Savings: $92.00 (47% off)\nWhy you should go:If you are looking for somewhere super boujee and fancy to eat, look no further. With almost 50% off of your meal for two, this is honestly a bargain for those trying to be fancy while also trying to save some money. If you have a special birthday or anniversary this month, then this deal is perfect for you.\nGet the deal HERE!\nFor Travel Groupons, Click "NEXT"\nAll-Inclusive Playa del Carmen Vacation\n@sellingwinnipegembedded via\nOriginal Price: $932.00Savings: $559.00 (40% off)\nWhy you should go:I think we can all agree that this insanely cold weatherhas us all craving the hot sun. Take advantage of this deal and you will save $373 on a quick summer getaway trip. The trip includes meals, snacks, drinks, daily activities and nightly entertainment.\nGet the deal HERE!\nHotel Manoir Sherbrooke in Montreal\n@montrealembedded via\nOriginal Price: $119/nightSavings: $79/night (34% off)\nWhy you should go:Make your way to Montreal for a quick weekend getaway. This is a simple way to escape from Ottawa in only a few hours. The hotel is within walking distance of the Latin Quarter, the Place des Arts and downtown shopping. Each of the 30 guest rooms in the hotel is individually decorated making your experience unique every time.\nGet the deal HERE!\nColombia Trip with Hotels and Air from Great Value Vacations\n@ric_hidaembedded via\nOriginal Price: $799.00Savings: $400.00 (50% off)\nWhy you should go:Explore the Seaside City of Cartagena and pay half of what it normally costs with this crazy deal. On a 4 day trip, you will discover the historic of Cartagena set along Colombia’s Caribbean coast. From the seaside to colourful buildings, you will have a great time while on this trip.\nGet the deal HERE!\nWyndham Garden Niagara Falls Hotel\n@thekiwicoupleembedded via\nOriginal Price: $289/nightSavings: $48/night (74% off)\nWhy you should go:If you're looking for a trip that is more reasonable and realistic in prices, then a quick getaway trip to Niagara won't cost too much. This is a perfect trip to go on to get the feeling you've escaped even though you're not too far from home.\nGet the deal HERE!\nLondon Vacation from Great Value Vacations\n@mimiikonnembedded via\nOriginal Price: $850.00Savings: $599.00 (30% off)\nWhy you should go: After watching the newest season of The Crown why not make your way to London and take a grand tour of the Queen's city. Make your way to London to explore the many museums and palaces whenever you wish. Take a tour of the Buckingham Palace, visit celebs at the Madame Tussauds, or indulge in art at the National Gallery.\nGet the deal HERE!\nBurke Mountain Hotel & Conference Center\n@rasputitsagravelembedded via\nOriginal Price: $265.00Savings: $169.00 (36% off)\nWhy you should go: If you love skiing then you should take this getaway trip to Vermont. This deal includes a stay for two in the hotel, daily ski passes per person, and you can book your trip dates between now and March. Escape from Ottawa's cold and enter something different in Vermont.\nGet the deal HERE!\n3-Night All-Inclusive Oasis Palm Stay from Travel By Jen\n@kalikatifrianiquaembedded via\nOriginal Price: $907.00Savings: $399.00 (56% off)\nWhy you should go: Palm trees, sand, and hot weather... boy doesn't that all sound like a dream? This amazing deal includes all meals, drinks, activities, fitness centres, nightly entertainment, and all hotel taxes and gratuities. The resort overlooks a sandy Caribbean beach that’s perfect for laying down and completely relaxing.\nGet the deal HERE!\nModa Hotel in Vancouver\n@tiffanyfaangembedded via\nOriginal Price: $173/nightSavings: $99/night (43% off)\nWhy you should go: If you're someone that loves the city lifestyle then you should 100% consider taking a trip to Vancouver and staying at this hotel located Downtown. The contemporary and modern vibe of Moda Hotel is clear from the moment you see the vibrant exterior mural by a collection of graffiti artists at the hotel. Take on this deal and explore more of Canada.\nGet the deal HERE!\nFor Health And Fitness Groupons, Click "NEXT"\n2 Months of Unlimited Classes at Moksha Yoga Orleans\n@mokshayogaorleansembedded via\nOriginal Price: $300.00Savings: $71.50 (76% off)\nWhy you should go:Clear your mind and balance your body at Moksha Yoga Orleans. For less than $100 you can get an unlimited pass to yoga classes to kick off your year. Moksha Yoga Orleans believes in making the world a better place. They attempt to do this by being accessible, living green, and supporting the community. Starting a hot yoga class that supports greatness in life is a perfect way to start 2018.\nGet the deal HERE!\n2-Week Unlimited Membership for 1 at Cherry Blossom Aerial Dance Studio Inc.\n@vsigurdsonembedded via\nOriginal Price: $30.00Savings: $15.50 (48% off)\nWhy you should go:If one of your New Year's Resolutions is to get out of your comfort zone and do something different, I think this is a great opportunity to take that on. The membership includes one pole dancing or aerial silks teaser class and unlimited fitness classes for two weeks, which includes flexibility training, Twerk, burlesque, and chair dancing.\nGet the deal HERE!\n30 Kickboxing and Fitness Classes from FIGHT2FITNESS\n@intensityx3embedded via\nOriginal Price: $299.00Savings: $20.00 (93% off)\nWhy you should go:What. A. Deal. For only $20 you can get 30 kickboxing classes that are normally $299! That's a solid 93% off!!! Kickboxing is a great way to build your strength while also releasing any anger you have within you. These classes will also make you feel like a complete badass. So instead of spending $20 on a movie, spend it on something you can build up and strengthen.\nGet the deal HERE!\nAssessment and Exam with Acupuncture at Get Physical Physiotherapy\n@nicoledeloreyacupunctureembedded via\nOriginal Price: $120.00Savings: $40.00 (67% off)\nWhy you should go:This deal doesn't only come with an acupuncture exam and session, it also includes a massage. At Get Physical Physiotherapy, Kyle Andrades, PT, helps people recover from injuries and chronic pain with noninvasive physiotherapy treatments. So if you are suffering from any aches or pains, it may be worth it to grab this quick deal and see what the issue is and how to fix it.\nGet the deal HERE!\n6-Months of Unlimited Classes from MetaBody\n@zoekleinyogaembedded via\nOriginal Price: $499.00Savings: $30.00 (94% off)\nWhy you should go:Yet another insane deal! For just $30 you can get an unlimited access pass to yoga and fitness classes for half of the year. Working out with a group of people can be super motivational and push you to your limits. This is a great chance to workout and have fun at the same time.\nGet the deal HERE!\n1 Month of Unlimited Indoor-Cycling and Yoga Classes at Inner Soul Yoga & Cycle\n@one_giantembedded via\nOriginal Price: $99.00Savings: $50.00 (49% off)\nWhy you should go:Cycle your way into 2018 like a boss. At Inner Soul Yoga & Cycle you not only have access to spinning, you can also take on some yoga classes too. Sometimes doing the same workout every day can get boring, but with this sweet deal, you have access to both yoga and cycling.\nGet the deal HERE!\n10 Classes at UpRise Fit\n@uprisefitembedded via\nOriginal Price: $120.00Savings: $29.50 (75% off)\nWhy you should go:Have a blast during community boot camp sessions. With the combo of cardio and strength training, you are sure to leave feeling fit after only one class. Not only will you feel fit, you will also feel confident and ready to take on the year. With 75% off for this deal, I would 100% recommend taking it on while it lasts.\nGet the deal HERE!\n1-Month Gym Membership with 2 Personal-Training Sessions at Anytime Fitness\n@beccivaughanembedded via\nOriginal Price: $211.00Savings: $41.00 (81% off)\nWhy you should go:For only $41 you will get a great deal that even comes with a personal trainer for 2 days. It may not seem like many days to have a trainer, but once they show you certain exercises you can really just do it on your own from there. With so many locations in Ottawa, this Anytime Fitness deal is totally worth it.\nGet the deal HERE!