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Pregnancy Month by Month

  There is perhaps no one better than you — a mamma-to-be or a mom of two who knows just how much the body (your’s and baby’s) can change during pregnancy. Dr. Suzanne Wong, the Interim Chief and Medical Director of Obstetrics at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Amanda Spakowski, owner of and birth doula at The Nesting Place know just as much and then some about pregnancy. Together, they’ve helped to navigate pregnancy from the pink...

April 18, 2012 Read Blog

Fashion Suicide?!

While visiting family back home, a friend of mine found herself at Costco with her in-laws. As they wandered past the clothing section of the store, her “tween” niece announced that in her opinion, “Shopping for clothes where you shop for your groceries, is like fashion suicide.” Easy for her to say – this girl had yet to have a summer job! As I was listening to my friend, I took a mental stock of what I was wearing at the moment,...

April 18, 2012 Read Blog

Stretch Marks

You notice an ungracious line, then another, then another. Stretch marks are there. Of course it isn’t the end of the world… but it has slightly undermined your self-confidence. Between 75% and 90% of women develop stretch marks during pregnancy. The first ones usually appear around the fourth month when their belly really starts to show. Stretch marks appear as thin parallel lines. Most of the time, they create tiny depressions under the...

April 17, 2012 Read Blog

Brady’s Autism Story

Autism is puzzling; puzzling because no one can figure out what exactly is causing this disorder and puzzling because it can affect each individual so differently. That is why it can be so confusing for parents to try and figure exactly what is going on with their child prior to being diagnosed with autism. When it comes to diagnosing autism, a lot of the responsibility falls on the parents to recognize that something is not right and then have...

April 17, 2012 Read Blog

Q & A: Co-sleeping – How to break the habit

Good morning! I  have heard alot about Ferberizing but don't actually know how to do it. My son is 7 months sleeps with us and we are really trying to break the habit but how much should I let him cry and do I pick him up? So many questions, I don't want to hurt him or damage in any way. Thank you, Caralina Hello! It sounds like you are ready to move your son into his own bed, which is a process. You need to decide whether he is...

April 16, 2012 Read Blog

How Your Parenting Skills Can Help Your Career

As a proud daddy to six kids between the ages 12 months and 26 years, I've found one thing to be true of Daddyhood, it has affected and enhanced every part of my life, including my career.  Here are a few ways my parenting skills have crossed over to my job: Roll with the punches: If you're a dad, you know, sometimes (more often than not) you just have to be flexible and roll with the punches. This daddy-induced flexibility has expanded into...

April 13, 2012 Read Blog

10 Celebrity Moms Pregnant Under 30

Some say over 40 is too old for pregnancy, while others argue that under 30 is too young. Let's take a look within Hollywood and see who has entered motherhood in their teens and 20s. From Britney Spears and her sis Jamie Lynn Spears, to moms-to-be Hilary Duff and Snooki, look through our list of 10 young Hollywood moms.             Snooki: In the worst-kept secret in reality TV history, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, 24,...

April 12, 2012 Read Blog


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April 12, 2012 Read Blog

Getting Your Name on the Birth Certificate After a Surrogacy Birth

After all the struggles you endured your child has been born through the gift of a surrogate. You have been congratulated on becoming parents by everyone except the law. Canadian provincial laws recognize the woman who gives birth to a child as the mother. Currently, no provincial legislation automatically recognizes intended or biological mothers as the parent of a child born via a surrogate. Whether you and your partner are both...

April 11, 2012 Read Blog

My Baby Girl’s First Haircut

My daughter is four and had yet to cut her hair. This wasn’t really an issue, apart from the fact that the ends of her very long hair were getting dry and split so I felt that it was time for a trim. I booked an appointment for her at a local kiddie salon. They let her sit in a pink car and gave her a lollipop as well as a pic of her new haircut, a certificate and a little baggy with some of her curls in it. It was a $26 haircut and we have...

April 10, 2012 Read Blog

My Little Girl Starts School This Year

So this month my baby girl turns 4 years old.  It is bittersweet.  I am excited for the new journey she is going to embark on this year.  In September she will be starting junior kindergarten.  She will be in school 5 days a week for 2.5hrs.  She is already excited for her first day of school and often asks when she can start.  I on the other hand, am nervous for her as I am excited.  Will she make new friends, will she remember her...

April 10, 2012 Read Blog

My Big, Fat, Greek Travel Story

My brother-in-law decided to get married this summer. We were all super excited. He also decided to have the wedding in their parents' homeland of Cyprus. We get to have a wonderful family vacation. Sun, sand, ruins...what a great place to go. But wait, we have a 10 month old and he's definitely coming with us. And so the adventure begins. Our plan of action starts at Christmas. We invite my mom to come with us as her present. Two...

April 10, 2012 Read Blog

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