Tag: #yegmom

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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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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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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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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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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Top 7 Non-Candy Advent Calendars for this Christmas, and One Really Yummy One!

There are so many more options now a days when it comes to advent calendars. December 1 is less than a week away, but there is still time to get an amazing advent calendar unique to your child’s interests. My oldest is a classic chocolate eater, but the other two are a different story. 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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