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. […]

Minimalist Travelling With Kids

Apr 26 2019     /     , , , , , , , ,

  Mommy Connections Alumni, Bronwyn Hannelas, shares how she packed for a One-week trip, with 1 Baby, 1 pre-schooler and NO checked luggage.     For March Break our family of four flew to Vancouver for a week.  We spent time chasing waves on Tofino’s sandy Pacific beaches, atop snowy mountains, cycling in Stanley park […]