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Family Traditions on Valentine’s Day

| January 21, 2020 | 2 Comments
Family Traditions on Valentine’s Day

Family Traditions on Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to celebrate the love of a family and also to share family traditions. Share treats, movies, games, and more on this special holiday. Making Family Traditions By Baking One of our family traditions on Valentine’s Day is to bake some delicious sweet treats or […]

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4 Parenting New Year’s Resolutions

| January 6, 2020 | 7 Comments
4 Parenting New Year’s Resolutions

4 Parenting New Year’s Resolutions It’s a new year, so why not get started on making some positive changes in your parenting? Whether you usually make parenting new year’s resolutions or not, setting an intention at the beginning of the year can help you generate ideas for improving your skills as a parent. Even if […]

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How To Keep A New Year’s Resolution

| January 2, 2020 | 17 Comments
How To Keep A New Year’s Resolution

How To Keep A New Year’s Resolution Make this year the year for a successful New Year’s resolution! A little front-work and planning will keep one motivated all year. Everyone has seen the ‘January gym phenomenon’, when memberships rise and people seem to appear from hibernation; only to see it return to normal crowd by […]

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Fun Indoor and Outdoor Winter Games for Kids

| December 27, 2019 | 12 Comments
Fun Indoor and Outdoor Winter Games for Kids

Fun Indoor and Outdoor Winter Games for Kids Winter is a time of cold and snow that can be a difficult time for many kids to get their proper amounts of exercise. Unlike warm summers and springs, kids can’t always play a wide variety of sports. They often get bored making the same old snowman […]

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve With A Family Party

| December 26, 2019 | 14 Comments
Celebrate New Year’s Eve With A Family Party

New Year’s Eve can be a treasured event when parents and children work together to create a family-friendly party complete with a meal, decorations and entertainment. New Year’s Eve is the time for a celebration of new beginnings. Parents and children can make this a special night to spend together. By keeping things simple, a […]

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3 Ways Coding Can Benefit Your Kids

| December 9, 2019 | 6 Comments
3 Ways Coding Can Benefit Your Kids

Do your kids love video games? Every mom knows it can be a challenge to limit screen time. When you spend so much of your time on screens yourself, it isn’t easy to know how much is too much for your kids. However, you may be able to turn their screen time into something more […]

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10 Alluring Reasons to Learn French

| November 22, 2019 | 8 Comments
10 Alluring Reasons to Learn French

10 Alluring Reasons to Learn French So you are considering learning French? That’s great! Learning French is always a great idea. It brings greater benefits than just the ability to communicate. But why learn French in particular? French is the official language of 29 countries and is spoken by over 200 million, making it among […]

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How to Increase Low Milk Supply for Breastfeeding Moms

| November 11, 2019 | 8 Comments
How to Increase Low Milk Supply for Breastfeeding Moms

How to Increase Low Milk Supply for Breastfeeding Moms It can be frustrating to deal with low milk supply when all you want is to feed your baby. Most moms begin producing milk at birth; the goal is to have the baby begin feeding as soon as possible because demand tends to increase supply. However, […]

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5 Non-Traditional Discipline Tips that Really Work

| October 8, 2019 | 7 Comments
5 Non-Traditional Discipline Tips that Really Work

5 Non-Traditional Discipline Tips that Really Work Many families today find that traditional discipline tips don’t work for them. This is when thinking outside the box can go a long way toward finding a method that works for your family’s needs. Here are some ideas that you might want to consider. 1.Learn to communicate well […]

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Positive Tips to Make Time Out Work for Kids

| October 7, 2019 | 6 Comments
Positive Tips to Make Time Out Work for Kids

Positive Tips to Make Time Out Work for Kids To discipline their children, parents have started to implement what’s known as the “time out method”. This type of discipline involves a chair, a corner or some quiet space where a child will remain for a few minutes, usually one minute per age, quietly to think […]

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September Means Awareness for Happy, Healthy Cat Month

| September 17, 2019 | 16 Comments
September Means Awareness for Happy, Healthy Cat Month

September Means Awareness for Happy, Healthy Cat Month September is the National Month of the Happy, Healthy Cat. Do you know what the best way to celebrate this month is? By having a cat that is happy and healthy of course! Cats are easier to please than you would think; however, seeing to it that your feline pal is healthy may mean […]

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5 DIY Skills That a Mom Should Know

| September 16, 2019 | 12 Comments
5 DIY Skills That a Mom Should Know

Whether you are a single mom, or have a partner around the house to help, developing DIY skills is a good idea. After all, you cannot always rely on someone else being around to fix a problem. If there is no one in the house who can help, you end up having to call the […]

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Creative Back to School Fun with Epson Canada #Review

| September 12, 2019 | 10 Comments
Creative Back to School Fun with Epson Canada #Review

Creative fun. This is not what many kids think about when the Back to School season rolls around. They are thinking about the work of the school year ahead. But why can’t this time of the year be for creative fun? Epson Canada wants to help create fun this Back to School season with their […]

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3 Ways to Make your Child Overcome Shyness

| September 9, 2019 | 6 Comments
3 Ways to Make your Child Overcome Shyness

3 Ways to Make your Child Overcome Shyness Growing kids have a lot of energy, and more often than not, you’ll find them exploring everything that comes in their way; however, some kids may start presenting antisocial behavior and shyness at a very early stage. As a parent, you may be a bit concerned about […]

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Taking That Leap of Faith

| September 5, 2019 | 14 Comments
Taking That Leap of Faith

Taking That Leap of Faith Have you ever taken a leap of faith? Boy, have I leaped in my life! My most recent leap happened last year, when I moved my family to a beautiful remote Inuit community in northern Quebec called Kuujjuaq. My husband had been offered his dream job and we couldn’t let […]

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5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child

| September 4, 2019 | 7 Comments
5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child

5 Questions To Ask Yourself When Choosing & Installing A Car Seat For Your Child 85% of the car seats that we see are incorrectly installed! In Canada, the law requires that children be properly restrained in an appropriate car seat or booster seat while travelling in a vehicle. Choosing the right car seat for […]

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Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs #Review

| September 3, 2019 | 8 Comments
Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs #Review

Crack into Reading with Reading Eggs School’s back in session! One aspect of learning that usually goes by the wayside during the summer is reading. What if learning and improving a child’s reading skills could be fun? Reading Eggs wants to help kids crack into reading fun with their app created by a highly experienced […]

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Bust Bedtime Battles With These Great Tips

| September 2, 2019 | 15 Comments
Bust Bedtime Battles With These Great Tips

Bust Bedtime Battles with these Great Tips Few things are as frustrating for a parent as a child who won’t go to bed at bedtime. There are a lot of reasons why this happens, but if you are having bedtime battles with your child, here are some tips to do to help ease your troubles. […]

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School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

| August 28, 2019 | 11 Comments
School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress

School Morning Hacks That Prevent Stress Don’t you hate a school morning where everyone is scrambling and then – once everyone is at school – you get a call that one of your children forgot an important project or paper at home. Ugh! It’s enough to drive a mom crazy! Let’s stop that madness. This […]

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How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health

| August 26, 2019 | 6 Comments
How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health

How to Nurture Your Child’s Emotional Health As a parent, you work hard to take care of your child’s physical needs. You maintain a place to live, cook nutritious meals, and help your child establish good, healthy habits that will encourage good health; however, your child’s emotional health is just as important as their physical […]

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How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

| August 23, 2019 | 13 Comments
How to Prepare Your Teen for the First Day of High School

The first day of high school can be stressful for both kids and parents. Chances are you remember how nervous you were on your first day! You probably also remember that it was no big deal. Everything turned out just fine; however, teens think they know everything and won’t believe you! Things were different back […]

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How to Get Kids Excited About Back to School Season

| August 14, 2019 | 8 Comments
How to Get Kids Excited About Back to School Season

Back to school season usually fills children with dread. The older the child gets, the worse it gets. The good thing is you can get younger kids excited about back to school season. Whether your child is scared to go to school for the first time or just dreads going back and starting a new […]

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Build and Bend into Fun with Flexo #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/06

| August 8, 2019 | 164 Comments
Build and Bend into Fun with Flexo #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/06

Build and Bend into Fun with Flexo Building with block sets is a favourite pastime my kids love to do for creative play in our home. I love it because it challenges them to use their imaginations to create fun for themselves. Flexo wants to take block building to a whole new level. They asked […]

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How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

| August 7, 2019 | 12 Comments
How to Create a Minimalist Back to School Wardrobe

Do you find yourself paying a huge amount of money for your child’s back to school wardrobe? It can be pricey to buy back school clothes; however, it doesn’t have to be. One of the best tricks is to create a minimalist wardrobe for your child. What does that mean? A minimalist wardrobe is one […]

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