Soothers

Soothers were something that we never had a choice on. With our girls being born two months prematurely and without mature sucking skills (babies need to have a suck that is both coordinated and strong to be able to...

Baking with Kids

Baking is one of my favourite things to do. I’m not the best baker. I’m ok. I make things that taste pretty good but don’t always look pintresty. But I enjoy it. It both stresses me and relaxes me at the...

Barilla - Lasagne - Roll Ups 250

Barilla Lasagne Roll Ups

Ingredients 12 Barilla® wavy lasagne sheets 7 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, divided 1 lb zucchini, diced 1/3 inch 1 bunch asparagus, sliced 1 eggplant, sliced thin 5 ounces goat cheese 1 container, 15...

7 Top Tips for Navigating Holiday Stress

It’s the holiday season, which means stress for most. Whether it’s the shopping, or entertaining, spending time with your least favourite family members or running between holiday gatherings, it’s a new level of...

I loathed arts and crafts...until now!

I’m going to just come out and say it: I absolutely am not a fan of arts and crafts. In fact, I am so not artsy and crafty, that I tend to steer my kids away from anything that might involve markers, glue, sparkles,...

Giving Up Control of Christmas Gifts

Our children are not lacking in Christmas gifts. We have a lot of family nearby which eases some of our gift giving burden. When I was growing up the gift giving responsibility belonged solely to my parents. There...

Teething 250

Massaging Baby's Back

The back routine is very comforting and is a favourite amongst infants and toddlers alike. This is an excellent way to introduce a short amount of “tummy time” that is important for infant development while also...

Babysitters

When I was growing up I remember having a couple of babysitters who would come over and watch me and my brother. It was always the same faces; the teenagers in our neighbourhood who we knew from seeing out on the...

I Dropped My Last Baby Off at Daycare...

Knowing that we weren’t having any more kids after our third has always been bittersweet for me. When we had our first, I couldn’t imagine what it would be like to have another baby or how to even keep TWO kids...

new baby

Introduction to Baby Cues

One of the biggest challenges for parents as they embark on their parenting journey is to gain an understanding of their child’s unspoken language. Before a baby is able to communicate through verbal language that we,...

Barilla - Penne - Grilled Shrimp with Prosecco Vinaigrette 250

Barilla Grilled Shrimp Penne

Ingredients 1 box penne 24 shrimp, peeled and deveined, 21-30 count 2 tablespoons olive oil ½ teaspoon black pepper, course ground 2 cups baby arugula 1 cup light balsamic vinaigrette 1 lemon 1 tablespoon...

The Very Hungry Pregnant Lady by:...

If your family loves The Very Hungry Caterpillar, you’ll love this little parody! Written especially for the mom to be, it had me smiling from start to finish.~ Sandy By the light of the moon, a very...






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