Girls Develop Lasting Friendships and Skills by Registering for Girl Guides of Canada

Last week, my daughter wanted to have a fire. We often have fires in the yard, roast marshmallows and hot dogs while enjoying some family time. She and I headed out back to collect twigs and get the fire started. I showed her how to stack up the wood and we talked about making fireContinue Reading …

I totally judged another mom yesterday with no regrets

I always look for the positive in people and try hard to see things from their angle. Having been judged many times myself over the years, I try hard not to judge others. I was a young single teen mom who was on the receiving end of comments, advice and stares. I was a young momContinue Reading …

Teaching Appropriate Behavior To Your Children

Parenting consists of a series of new skills that you learn as your child is born. You discover how to care for another human being in ways that go beyond what you’ve previously experienced – unless you have experienced as a professional carer. You are responsible for the health and the development of your child.Continue Reading …

Enjoy an Entertaining Date Night at Home with Lottoland

Date nights are a lot of fun, but sometimes parents can’t find a sitter or the kids come down with a little cold and well, bye-bye night out on the town.  However, there is now a way that parents can have fun with their own date night at home.  It is as simple as eventuallyContinue Reading …

Parents with Kids in Sports, GET OVER YOURSELVES!

It is a ranty kind of week and I seem to have a lot bugging me this week. Last week while I was not feeling too hot, I ran into a teacher from my teen sons school. He talked about the weather, my kid and sports. My son plays basketball and at 6 ‘4 he isContinue Reading …

Stand up for Maternal Health #Heart4MaternalHealth

We here in Canada are very fortunate to have the healthcare we have. We have access to hospitals, Drs, medicine and care that some countries do not. When you are pregnant the facilities we have here in Canada are beneficial for your health as well as your child’s. Over the years I have given birthContinue Reading …

Effects of Parental Divorce on Young Adults

You may feel because your children are grown ups and making major life decisions, a parental divorce will hurt less. It doesn’t. Divorce is a tough situation for children regardless of their age. It can be just as draining and heartbreaking for young adults; the older they are, the bigger will be the shock becauseContinue Reading …

Win a diono Rainier Car seat Canada (Giveaway)

The one thing all new parents need when expecting a baby is a car seat. We all shop around to find the best for our children, hoping that it will do everything we need. For new parents it is an overwhelming experience especially when you do not know what you need. Car seats have comeContinue Reading …