Tag: #yegkids

The Holidays and Sleep – Tips From a Sleep Expert

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year!  It is also one of the most exhausting times too.  There is so much to do, many places to be, and family and friends to visit.  How do we fit in our little one’s need for naps and a good night’s sleep? A well-rested little one […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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20+ Elf On The Shelf ideas! It’s Almost Time to Break These Guys Out!

The Elf on the Shelf is such a fun family tradition. We just started it last year, after much procrastination, because to be honest, it is tiring for mom to think of new things to do with these elves every single day! But honestly, it is so worth it. The kids think its so much […]

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Budsies – This is the Coolest Company for Custom Stuffies, You Won’t Find This Anywhere Else

Coolest company for unique gifts. BUDSIES (visit their site HERE) Turn your child’s artwork into a toy? Done. Make your pet (or late pet) into a stuffed animal? Done.   Make your kids stuffies of themselves? Done.   Make your best friend/sibling, or selfie into a stuffie? Done. I found this company last year around […]

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