Tag: #edmontonmama

May All of Our Children Continue to Come Home to Us Safely

When I was in school my teachers used to tell me how lucky we were to live in Canada. I never understood why. Everything was just normal. Then I got older and saw what people go through in different parts of the world, and thought, wow. We really are lucky to be from North America, […]

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Save Money on Cleaning Products, And Save the Environment at the Same Time. Check Out This Alberta Company Making our Homes Safer

Environmentally friendly products are now popular than ever, and for good reason. Check out some info on Green Chemistry, and save money on your cleaning supplies from this local company from right here in Alberta. WHAT IS “GREEN CHEMISTRY”? Traditional solvents are often toxic or are chlorinated. Green solvents, on the other hand, are generally […]

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Dad Takes a 6 Minute Video of Kids Slipping on Ice, and it’s One of the Funniest Videos I’ve Seen

This video was posted on YouTube a couple of years ago, but I just came across it again – it is just as funny this time around as it was originally. Take 5 minutes to watch this if you want a good laugh! A dad picking his kids up at school noticed that kids kept […]

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Unique Valentine’s Day Cards for Kids

I was looking around (online, of course) for Valentines for my kids to bring to school with them, and found some super cute ones! Why didn’t they have these when I was little… to both hand out and to enjoy myself, haha! My girls both want the Fun Dip ones for their classes, but the […]

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Value Village is Selling Empty Water Bottles for $3.99 Now. Where Did the Deals Go?

Someone posted this photo of an empty water bottle on a local Facebook group I am part of – you heard right, empty – on the shelf at a local value village here in Edmonton, priced at $3.99. Wth? Value village has almost all of it’s items for sale DONATED to them, and the prices […]

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My Girls Got to Attend the Coolest Mermaid Swimming Party – Check Out the Details on AquaMermaid School!

My girls got to attend the coolest Mermaid swimming party this weekend. AquaMermaid School in Edmonton hosts parties for kids (and adults! Ladies, get your goggles ready) where skilled instructors teach the students how to swim in Mermaid tails (which they provide for their lessons!). My girls were looking forward to this for weeks, had […]

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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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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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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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