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Supporting Our Pregnant Loved Ones Through the Dry 9 Program, AGLC

The AGLC is encouraging all Albertans to enjoy their holiday gatherings responsibly, as usual! This year there is an emphais on the Dry 9 movement, which is informing everyone that no amount of alcohol has been proven to be safe for pregnancy, and some who are pregnant or trying to conceive may find it difficult […]

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Get Hot and Uncomfortable at Night? Check Out These Specially Designed Cloud Nine PJs

If you get hot flashes or night sweats (or know someone who does), stop what you are doing right now and check out these PJs. Specially designed to give you a good night’s sleep, despite these issues. If you have anything that hinders you from a solid sleep, you know how amazing it is when something […]

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History of Santa Claus; Where the Tradition Came From, and Why We Shouldn’t Forget

Santa Claus – a household name. But where did it come from? When the dreaded time comes where we have to explain to the kids that Santa is “make believe” – what do we say? Is it really made up? The answer is NO! And the history of where Santa Claus came from is actually […]

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Back on Track with the Christmas Shopping and Planning

Sponsored advertising content. I’ve received compensation from MBNA for this sponsored post. As always, all opinions are my own. So, I guess my Christmas list is longer than I had originally anticipated. I somehow completely forgot to include several people on my original list. Not to worry, I totally have this covered! Why were these […]

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The Little Gym of Edmonton, Serious Fun for the Kids, Affordable for Parents

If you haven’t heard of the Little Gym of Edmonton, you need to check it out. Classes available for kids aged 4 months to 12 years. They have parent/child classes, dance, and affordable gymnastics! (They also do birthday parties!) Check out the Little Gym of Edmonton’s Winter camps for December 27-29, for ages 3-12. Three […]

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Be very cautious when shopping – thieves targeting moms in grocery parking lots

Ladies, beware! There is a group of men tagetting ladies in grocery store parking lots. According to this public Facebook post, a woman’s vehicle was robbed while her child was in the vehicle. Remember to lock your doors whenever you step even a small distance from your vehicle, and always be alert. Very scary. Glad […]

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The Ultimate 2017 Gift Guide for Kids – Great Deals on Presents They Will Love

Kids now a days have SO MANY toys. I have heard so many times that we should try to give experiences instead of gifts. Although I think that experiences are so much more valuable for children than things, when it comes down to it, all children want to open something on Christmas. Instead of overloading […]

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Baby/Toddler 2017 Gift Guide – Presents little ones LOVE

OK – it is no secret, I am a huge online shopper. I am also a very last minute lady; a hot mess, if you will. But everything gets done on time. Yes, I only have part of my Christmas shopping done. But I am not worried. If you are like me, you might need […]

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Early Christmas prep… How I’m getting ready for this crazy season!

Sponsored advertising content. I’ve received compensation from MBNA for this sponsored post. As always, all opinions are my own. So, I am starting early with my Christmas preparations. I thought I had it all together last year – I ended up ordering all my Christmas gifts online mid-December, but there was a delay with the […]

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Weaning the Un-Wean-able Baby – Patience and the Right Bottles

My third child was by far the hardest to wean. I breastfed all three of my girls; I have experience in introducing new foods and cow’s milk, replacing nursing time with cuddles, reasonable amounts of crying it out mixed with distractions – you name it. I have done it all. Do you think any of […]

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