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Healthy Living Mom and Baby

Rest in Peace little angel Elijah, let’s take a closer look at childproofing our homes to honour this little guy!

By On February 19, 2015

I am a total wreck right now, thinking about that tiny little beautiful boy Elijah who has passed away due to our very intense winter climate in the Great White North. My… Read More

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Transitioning to toddler food: Preschooler Portion Sizes

By On February 5, 2015

  As I have mentioned before I am a strong believer in trusting your child. Amelia Sherry talked about in this article about how children have an innate wisdom that allows them… Read More

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Transitioning to toddler food: Mega List of Table Foods

By On February 1, 2015

So it’s no secret that in our household we like food…a lot. No one in my little family could possibly be described as a picky eater in any way. A major problem… Read More

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Healthy Living Mom and Baby

Home birth or no home birth?

By On January 13, 2015

For the record I’m not even pregnant yet, but as I feel surrounded by pregnancies and births right now I definitely have babies on the brain and keep thinking about future baby… Read More

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Advice

Why EVERY woman should do a PINUP photo shoot

By On January 5, 2015

So I was reading this boudoir photography article in Playboy of all places (a photography client had shared it on my Facebook, no idea how she found it) but it pretty much accurately… Read More

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Mom In Ottawa

Planning Baby’s First Birthday Party

By On January 4, 2015

So I’ve begun planning X’s first birthday party- I’m really excited! I’ve decided to go with a superhero theme- where X is the superhero! The colours will be superman colours (because I… Read More

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How to Host Baby’s First New Years Party

By On January 2, 2015

We spent New Year’s Eve back in Toronto where X was born nearly one year ago, so I wasn’t able to host a party but I did attend a baby New Year’s… Read More

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Top Ten Holiday Traditions to start with your toddler

By On November 21, 2014

Let me start off by saying that while Christmas derives it’s name from Christianity, the traditions are really mostly a blend of adaptations of pre-Christian pagan rituals and secular consumeristic activities mostly… Read More

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Top Ten Gifts for New Mommies/ Mommas Of Young Children 

By On November 14, 2014

I got some ideas from the Yummy Mummy Club who polled women and found (not surprisingly) that: Rest, fun, sleep, and adult time are the top of the list of what New Mommies/ Mommas… Read More

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Top Ten Gifts For Little Ones That Aren’t Toys

By On November 7, 2014

Top Ten Gifts For Little Ones That Aren’t Toys Five Things to BUY the Child/Family: 1. Classes. This is a great way to nurture children’s creativity, encourage their interests, and let them learn… Read More