Fall is supposed to be all about back-to-school learning, fun and exploring new things, right? I remember as a kid, I would climb trees, build forts out of golden leaves and roam the forest near my house after school. I tried not to let the end of summer break get me down! Now that I’m a mom, I want to make sure my son has the same experience. I won’t let anything interfere … [Read more...]
Family life is about more than the day-to-day needs of feeding and caring for your children. It's about getting out there and having fun together as a family.; shopping for great gifts on a budget, staying organized without spending all your free time cleaning. It's also about dealing with the more difficult issues of parenting, including bullying and cyberbullying. Our goal is to provide you with all the tools you need to lead a balanced fun, and healthy family life.
What happens when you're the first of your group of friends to get married and have a baby? Can your friendships survive as they were before, or do they need to evolve? Elizabeth of My Baby's Heartbeat Bear that answers those questions beautifully in her guest piece, The Fading Friendships of Motherhood. Enjoy! Related-> 5 Things They Never Told Me About Motherhood The … [Read more...]
Looking for the best Halloween books for kids of all ages? We have you covered! Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, so I've stocked my son's library full of fun stories over the years. I even read him board books about the season as a baby and toddler! With hundreds, maybe even thousands, of stories out there, the only challenge in choosing a few good books is narrowing … [Read more...]
Let’s talk about dementia, because honestly, not enough people do. Despite the fact that our society is becoming more and more open about other medical conditions every single day, we still have a tendency to sweep the subject of dementia under the rug- especially when it comes to the people closest to us. Dementia Friends Canada wants to change that. Today, we’re … [Read more...]
This post is brought to you by PetSmart. All opinions are our own. My husband and I don’t get to go out often, but when we do, we like to take our boys along. When I say boys, I mean our fur children, Mordecai and Rigby. They are some of the most socialite dogs I have ever met. They often will completely snub us for new people. I just remind them who gives them food. Of … [Read more...]