4 Ways Parents Can Give Back or Volunteer at their Child’s School

The beginning of the school year is always a hectic time for parents, yet they are asked right away to volunteer for everything from a field trip to leading story time to planning one of the numerous classroom parties.  The good news is that each parent can spend as little or as much time volunteeringContinue Reading …

Bathing your new baby with JOHNSON’S® HEAD-TO-TOE™

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post; all opinions are my own. As a new mom, I remember giving my baby her first bath as a scary time. That is until the nurse showed me how to hold her while wiping away milk and anything else needed to clean my daughter. As nervous as I was,Continue Reading …

Family Planning-Tips for Couples Trying to Conceive #ChurchandDwight

Having a child can be one of the most exciting times in a couple’s life. Whether it’s your first baby or you’re looking to expand your clan, once you’ve decided to have a baby, the last thing you want to do is wait! Getting pregnant isn’t an exact science but you can put some planningContinue 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 …

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 …

I am on a Mission to find Age Appropriate Shorts for my Daughter

It has been a while since I have had a rant to write on here. A few weeks ago I was away for work and my youngest daughter was starting cross-country. In true 8-year-old fashion, she told her dad the night before that she needed shorts for  practice. Makes sense as it has been aContinue 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 …