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How BioGaia Fixed A Crappy Situation

Dec 16 2019     /     , , , , , , ,

When I was offered the opportunity to try BioGaia: Probiotic Drops for Colic Relief and Digestive Health I could hardly volunteer fast enough. My 16 month-old son had recently developed moderate to (sometimes) severe constipation due to teething and we were reaching our wits end. For the first 14 months of his life he was extremely regular […]

Common Tummy Issues Children Experience

Dec 14 2019     /     , , , ,

Whether you have a newborn, toddler, or young child, we all know how difficult tummy trouble can be and how surprisingly frequent it can happen. As parents, we want to fix the problem fast but knowing exactly how to help can be tricky. Below we discuss some of the most common stomach-aches children experience, symptoms […]

Now Available in Canada: New Activewear for Breastfeeding Moms

Dec 8 2019     /     , , , , , ,

I’m an active person by nature. After my first daughter was born in winter 2017, I was back exercising fairly quickly. For months I tried to find good nursing activewear. Pickings were slim, save for a few camis sold in high street retailers. I ended up wearing a lot of super stretchy tanks and extra […]

A Quick Guide to Probiotics for Kids & Toddlers

Nov 17 2019     /     , , , , , , ,

What Are Probiotics? Probiotics are good bacteria that can be found in food or supplements. Among others, these good bacteria can help with things like: Infectious diarrhea (caused by viruses, bacteria, or parasites) Regurgitation Constipation, and Colic Within your body, you have your own community of germs called a microbiome. This germ community, also called […]

Understanding Colic in Babies

Oct 28 2019     /     , , , , ,

What is baby colic? It’s estimated that up to 40% of all infants have colic. It usually starts between the 3rd and 6th week after birth and ends by the time the baby is 3 to 4 months old. According to the Canadian Pediatric Society, colicky babies have long periods of inconsolable crying and hard-to-calm […]

Join Us For A Picnic In The Park!

Jul 9 2019     /     , ,

Summer is here and we’re excited to celebrate – Mommy Connections style! We’re hosting FREE events across Canada as a way for all of our amazing families to come back and reconnect with old friends you met through our programs. It’s also a chance for those of you who may not have experienced Mommy Connections, […]

Canada Day Crafts And Snacks

Jun 28 2019     /     , , ,

As we celebrate Canada Day, we created a fun Canada Day Quiz.  How Canadian are you?  Take our Canada Trivia Quiz and find out! Thanks to Global News for providing the Canada Day Facts I used to create this Canada Day Quiz…answers at the bottom of this page…but no peeking! ANSWERS: 1. B, 2. A, […]

Why and How to Incorporate Plant-based Proteins into Your Babies/ Child’s Diet

Nov 5 2018     /     , , , , ,

Written By: Sarah Remmer, BSc. RD Registered Dietitian A topic that frequently comes up in my counselling practice is protein. How much does my baby or child need, how do I make sure they’re getting enough, and how can they eat meat if they only have three teeth! I have to admit, I have seen […]

MomChat 2018

Jul 1 2018     /     , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Join us in August and November for our MomChat parties! Let’s Chat  Back To School and the Holidays Each MomChat week will run for 5 days.  The first day will be a Facebook party and the last day will be a Twitter party and each of the 5 days we will feature two of the […]

Enjoy The Sun With The Full Body UV Swim Suit by January Baby

May 11 2018     /     , , , , , , , , ,

Beach days are right around the corner, mamas (fingers crossed)! And we, for one, cannot wait for the sun, popsicles, and beach days! When you have a baby, though, things become a little more complicated. You can’t just slather them up with any old sunscreen and head out the door. We are advised not to […]