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Stay Active This Winter Indoors and Out

Jan 13 2015     /     , , ,

By @Deb_Lowther Baby it’s cold outside!  On days like today when the temperature is dipping below -20 with the wind chill it is smart to stay inside and keep warm, but just because it is winter, is no reason to hibernate completely! When you live where it is cold at least 4 months of the year, you have to embrace […]

Lunchbox Notes

Sep 26 2014     /     ,

What better way to show your kid you love them than with a healthy mom-packed school lunch and a quick pick-me-up lunchbox note? Lunchbox notes are easy to make and can be personalized for each child. Here are some great lunchbox notes made by the president of Mommy Connections, Carol McBee: Brighten up your child’s […]

Review: VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch

Aug 25 2014     /     , , , ,

This Smartwatch is the smartest watch for kids! It’s perfect for young photographers, this durable smartwatch makes it easy to take photos and record videos on the go. It is recommended for ages 4 and up. Kids can use the touch screen to explore their creativity with fun photo effects, frames and filters. The Smartwatch […]

3 Tips to Create A Healthy Back to School Lunch Routine

Aug 18 2014     /     , , , ,

By @Deb_Lowther Its back to school time and, like January, back to school offers the perfect opportunity to start a new routine and create new healthy habits! My kids have been in school full time now for a few years and each school year the morning madness does get a bit easier, in part because I hand out tasks and […]

Review: HEXBUG Aquabot 2.0

Aug 17 2014     /     , , , ,

These new water-born Angelfish and Hammerhead Sharks are packed with smart fish technology, added sensors and an inner glow that makes them appear more alive than ever before! The Aquabot 2.0 swimmers are equipped with hi-tech sensors that can wake a sleeping fish in three different ways! This patent-pending technology enables users to wake a sleeping fish […]

Review: Edululu

Apr 28 2014     /     ,

  With summer break quickly approaching, it is time to start looking for things that will keep your children busy with some educational fun! As most households these days own at least one type of mobile device (tablet, iPad, etc.) Edululu is a great tool for parents that are looking for educational apps. EduLulu is […]

Relieve your baby’s first ailments with Boiron’s first solutions!

Apr 16 2014     /     , , ,

Products featured : Camilia & Cocyntal What’s keeping you up at night?   A fussy baby means no sleep – for Baby OR Mom. So what’s keeping your baby up? Two common up-all-night problems are teething and colic, which can leave your little one tired and irritable (Mom might feel the same!). So how do you […]

When Healthy Food is Not So Healthy

Apr 16 2014     /     , , ,

  The Unhealthy Side of Healthy Food By @Deb_Lowther Healthy eating is something many of us strive for but the truth is there are times where our efforts to make healthy choices actually end up being on the unhealthy side of healthy food! Confused?  I don’t blame you!  How do you spot the unhealthy healthy food impostors?  Check out this list! Salad The […]

What to Look for in Preschool Programs

Apr 16 2013     /     , , ,

Article by: OurKids.net, Canada’s trusted source for camps and schools. It’s understandable when parents are leery of preschool. Perhaps they simply want to keep their child(ren) at home as there are many benefits to keeping preschool-aged children as close as possible to their parents. On the other hand, preschools offer children a wealth of educational […]

Kids say the craziest things!

Apr 11 2013     /     ,

If there’s one thing that children are universally good at, it’s sharing embarrassingly honest commentary in public places. From commenting on strange clothing choices to pointing out physical differences, kids often bring to light the very thing that all the adults in the room are studiously ignoring. Because young children haven’t had much time to […]