Tag: #edmonton

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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Facts & Myths About Winter Tires, Keeping Our Kids Safe on the Winter Roads

Staying safe in the car – obviously a priority, especially when we have children. I won’t even back out of the driveway if the older kids don’t have their seat belts on. That is not a question. The baby’s seat straps are always double checked, no matter how cold it is, or how full my […]

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And This is 10 Years Old. Reality, Growing up, Learning, and Loss

My oldest daughter turned 10 a couple of months ago. I have just recently come to the realization that I have lost my little girl. The temper tantrums have stopped. The crying for no reason has stopped. The clingy-ness of a small child is something I will never see in her again, and it all […]

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Calling all Mermaid Lovers, Big and Small! Mermaid Classes & Mermaid Gifts <3

The Mermaid frenzy is on! We found some adorable gift ideas for Mermaid lovers, for children and adults, and of course, have the info on the Mermaid classes being offered right here in Edmonton! Become a Mermaid Classes or memberships are open for registration on the Aqua Mermaid website. Available for adults or children, and […]

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We Can’t Stress This Point Enough – Mamas, Take Time For Yourself, You Deserve it!

We’ve all been there… reminiscing when we had friends, free time and interesting hobbies keeping us oh-so busy. Just then, your though bubble deflates when one of your children grabs onto your leg shouting “Mommy, Mommy, Mommy… she’s looking at me! Imagine there was an easy way to carve out some alone time for yourself– […]

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Some Days We Allow “Too Much” Screen Time, And That’s OK

We are a technology-friendly house. With two iPads, two smartphones, two laptops, PlayStation, plus television and DVD player, my dudes have a lot of screen-time options. I know the guideline. I recognize the value of those guidelines AND I break those guidelines all the time. Driven by guilt that I wasn’t tracking their screen-time closely […]

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It’s A Problem Everywhere, But it is Literally in Our Hands to Change in Our Own Communities

There is a problem in Edmonton. It happens in every neighborhood and at all times of the day. Most of us are guilty of doing it and the reality is that it puts our kids at risk. It needs to stop but it’s so hard to break the habit. Distracted driving. Keep reading. It’s important. […]

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Ladies – Treat yourself before the Holidays are here and everything is chaos!

It’s the same thing every year, Christmas is an amazing time to give, especially to our family members, because of the surprise and joy they bring. Some of us are even lucky enough to get spoiled back by our loved ones! But, a lot of times, the holidays also come with stress, being rushed, anxiety, […]

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