Author: EdmontonMama

We're a team of local moms, sharing our stories about raising children in Edmonton. Places to explore, tips to help local parents and things to see and do.

Edmonton Family Had Their Dog Stolen From Their Yard; They are Now Warning Others to be on the Look Out

An Edmonton family in the Summerside neighbourhood caught a would-be pup theif red handed. One of the owners had put their dogs outside in their fenced yard, and within minutes, one was missing. Luckily, he spotted the sticky handed bandit before he got to his get away car, where an accomplice was waiting. The man […]

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I Made “Chicken Crack” For Dinner and EVERYBODY Loved It! Must-Try Instant Pot Recipe!

I have done the impossible. I made a dinner for my four kids, and two adults, and there was not one complaint. I even got compliments – from the kids! I don’t think this has ever happened. Between my sister’s kids and mine, there is always something that at least one of them does not care […]

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Loblaw is Giving Away $25 Gift Cards For the Bread Price Fix – Find out How to Get Yours Here

Loblaws is allowing people to register on their website for the $25 gift card as promised to their customers – you can apply for yours at loblawcard.ca Even though bread costs less now than it did 5 years ago, Loblaw is offering the gift card as an apology for the industry wide bread price-fix they […]

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Every Woman and Man Needs to Listen to Oprah’s 2018 Golden Globe Speech

I wouldn’t have expected anything less from this timeless icon. Oprah is amazing. I’m sure by now, you’ve all heard about her acceptance speech for the 2018 Cecil B. de Mille award at the Golden Globes. She is known to empower women, but this brought me to tears. The #metoo movement will not be forgotten, […]

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Track Santa on Christmas Eve with the Kids Online

Christmas Eve is only a couple of days away! Maximize the Christmas magic by using the NORAD Santa tracker! Just login using THIS LINK At the moment, the site is preparing for the very busy night that it’s website is about to see, but they go live on Christmas Eve! Good luck tracking Santa, don’t […]

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Global News Anchors Read Out Childrens’ Letters to Santa, YEG Kids Are Funny!

Gloabl Edmonton news anchors asked for copies of childrens’ letters to Santa (original copies are of course sent to the North Pole), and they’re pretty funny! The news team sure had fun with it! Watch the full video below: https://globalnews.ca/video/rd/1120850499716/ The link above shows the edited video of the Global team reading (and laughing) at […]

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Making Santa Footprints with Just a Few Items – I am SO Doing This!

  This has to be one of the cutest things I have come across so far this Christmas! Make magical Santa footprints – I am SO doing this! My girls would just love this. All you need is some glitter, boots, baking soda, a tray, and a water squirted (and some magical Mom energy to […]

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Parcel Theives Back at it – This Time in Sherwood Park!

Package theives back at it! This time in Sherwood Park. Watch your door steps, watch for suspicious people in your neighbourhoods, and if you recognize this person, call the police! Christmas is supposed to be a time of giving and there are horrible people out there that just want to take. Very sad; I’m glad […]

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Christmas Time & Family Fun – Check Out These Family Games, Great for Holiday Get Togethers

Family time – make it quality time! I love playing games with my family when we all get together. Some are family friendly, some are just for the adults. Regardless, playing games is just plain fun. Still lots of time to order online (especially if you have Amazon Prime – You can sign up for […]

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Talk About a Holiday Grinch.. Does Anyone Recognize This Parcel Thief?

Security camera footage caught a Christmas thief on camera stealing a parcel just 30 minutes after it was delivered to a local man’s doorstep in the Pleasantview neighbourhood of South Edmonton. The parcel was a gift for the home owner’s mother. Although he did get the item replaced, theft costs us all. Hoping this man […]

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