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GLAD – Made in Canada

Jul 25 2018     /    

I don’t know about you but we’re in full-on summer camp mode around here which means the daily lunches haven’t stopped for this mama. Now that the Farmers’ Markets have opened and fresh local produce has arrived, it’s been so easy to support local farmers in and around the city. We’ve been making a concerted […]

Celebrating Summer – Mommy Connections Style!

Jul 4 2018     /     , , , ,

We will be hosting community Picnics In The Park across the country, 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, to come and see what we’re […]

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 […]

Ready-Set-Summer Beauty with Life Brand!

Jun 22 2018     /     , , , , , ,

Ready-Set-Summer Beauty Summer is here! Besides family trips and activities with the kids, don’t forget to take some time for yourself to look and feel your best. Get ready for summer from head-to-toe with a few fresh and affordable beauty ideas from Shoppers Drug Mart. Face refresh For a quick face detox, try new Life […]

Common Tests During Pregnancy

Jun 1 2018     /     , ,

There are several common screening tests that you will undergo during your pregnancy! Some are done every time you get your blood drawn, others you can choose to discuss with your doctor. First Trimester prenatal screening tests is a combination of fetal ultrasound and maternal blood screening. This screening process can help evaluate risk of […]

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 […]

FIFA World Cup 2018

May 4 2018     /     , , , , , , , ,

Well, the Olympics are over and now it’s time to learn about another major, international sporting event coming up on June 14 – the 2018  men’s FIFA World Cup kicking off in Russia! We are learning all about it with the PLAYMOBIL® Take Along 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Arena. The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take […]

How a woman from Japan who loved to clean changed my life for the better

Apr 26 2018     /     , , , , ,

If you haven’t heard of Marie Kondo, she is an amazing woman who is the queen of tidying. She is also the woman who had given me increased headspace to survive the day to day of being a mom.  As Wikipedia explains:  Kondo’s method of organizing is known as the KonMari method, and consists of […]

Pediatric Scanning; Is It Necessary for My Child?

Apr 20 2018     /     , , , , ,

Diagnostic medical imaging is extremely valuable for assessing the pediatric population. Specific imaging modalities can be particularly helpful for doctors by providing information needed to make accurate assessments, leading to an appropriate and timely treatment plan. However, working with infants, children, and adolescents creates several unique challenges, including resistance from parents to altered medical procedures […]

Tonka Tinys are back with a new line of affordable products!

Apr 20 2018     /     , ,

My little guy loves playing with cars of any colour/shape/size/make so these Tonka Tinys were perfect for him! The Tonka Tinys mini build makes them the perfect on-the-go toy and now kids can transport their Tinys with ease and style with the Tonka Tinys Car Carrier. My kids LOVES this little transport truck! It can […]