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, […]

What Being Your Own Boss Means For Your Health Insurance

May 24 2019     /     , , , ,

I took the leap into entrepreneurship nine years ago and, for the most part, haven’t looked back. I love having the freedom to carve my own path and do things my own way. That said, there are a couple of minor downsides of being my own boss—a big one being the lack of health benefits. […]