Halloween Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Halloween is just around the corner and that leaves many preparing to look for costumes, candy, décor and so much more. There is a lot of preparation that goes into celebrating Halloween but many don’t think about how they can keep their pets safe over Halloween. Our pets are our best friends and members ofContinue Reading …

Style & Function for Back-to-School #BackToBackpacks

There are certain things my kids get new at the beginning of every school year. A new backpack is one of these things. They seem to be really rough on them throughout the year and often need replacing. But they also grow and their needs grow. What they carry around, their style and their wantsContinue Reading …

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 …