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3 Tips to Manage the Time Change With Your Child’s Sleep Routine

Published March 5, 2015 at 11:59 am - No Comments

Written by: Joleen Dilk Salyn It’s that time of year when parents begin to wonder about the upcoming time change and how it may impact their child’s sleep routine. As a pediatric sleep consultant, I help parents get their children on healthy sleep routines, but Daylight Savings Time tends to worry parents of even the […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Getting Back to Basics with Ford of Canada #FordBackToBasics

Published March 5, 2015 at 10:24 am - No Comments

I had the opportunity to visit the amazing Fraser River Lodge with Ford of Canada for a weekend of getting ‘Back to Basics’ recently. We learned about emergency kits, changing flat tires and checking the oil, along with some fun stuff like fishing, wine-pairing and making the perfect s’mores (my kind of basics!). Here we […]

Destiny #StreamTeam

Published March 2, 2015 at 7:43 pm - No Comments

February’s theme on Netflix ( we did this craft in February) is Destiny. They released some new shows for kids that are perfectly aligned with this theme (I’ll highlight those below). We watched the Ever After High and made ‘destiny banners’. I encouraged my girls to think about their futures and ‘what they wanted to […]

Hot Find Friday: Boiron Homeopathic Cold & Flu Remedies #boironfamily

Published February 26, 2015 at 9:13 pm - No Comments

Let me just start off by saying I’m very excited to be working with Boiron this year to provide samples at some of our events nationwide, and to also tell you a little more about them and homeopathic remedies and what that means. We are in the thick of cold & flu season right now. […]

How Does She Do It….Modern Mama’s Deb Thompson

Published February 25, 2015 at 9:23 am - No Comments

  It’s time for another How Does She Do It! We are thrilled to introduce you to one of our own…..Modern Mama Director Deb Thompson from Calgary. Every few months we’ll interview and feature a ‘Celebrity Mom’! In between we’ll feature ALL moms (You! Please apply here!) Check out all of our How Does She Do It Moms […]

5 Tips to Quit Looking Tired

Published February 22, 2015 at 8:50 pm - No Comments

We are all tired. Moms of little ones get barely enough rest. They say the optimal amount is 7-8 hours but I don’t know one mom who got that until her kids were at least five or six years old. That’s a lot of sleepless years. Here are a few tips we’ve used to quit […]

Hot Find Friday: Project Candy Box

Published February 20, 2015 at 10:33 am - No Comments

By: Deb Thompson Calgary entrepreneur Aaron Kerr, successfully launches Canada’s only monthly candy box subscription. As a little girl I was allowed a dime a month for candies! It’s not THAT long ago. I got either two nickle candies or ten penny candies. For every generation the trip to the candy store has been a […]

All-Inclusive Vacation With Baby

Published February 17, 2015 at 9:59 pm - No Comments

An All-Inclusive resort is a great option for young families for many reasons. Mainly you don’t have to carry your wallet around and pay for every drink, smoothie, coffee and meal you enjoy throughout your vacation. Not all resorts are equal, however, so be sure you review the website, reviews (Trip Advisor is a fantastic […]

How Does She Do It?…Jennifer Wing

Published February 16, 2015 at 10:00 am - No Comments

It’s time for another How Does She Do It! We are thrilled to introduce you to Jennifer Wing from Edmonton. Every few months we’ll interview and feature a ‘Celebrity Mom’! In between we’ll feature ALL moms (You! Please apply here!) Check out all of our How Does She Do It Moms here. Are you an Urban or […]

Valentine’s Coupons [FREE Printables]

Published February 13, 2015 at 1:06 pm - No Comments

    The Perfect Valentines Day Coupon! I scowered the internet for a fun, simple, blank printable coupon template to make my hubby and kids coupons to put with the V-Day gifts. It was hard for me to find a generic one, that I could use for both husband and kids, so I decided to […]

Hot Find Friday: Cooper & Kid “Dad-is-Awesome” Box

Published February 12, 2015 at 10:28 am - No Comments

Modern Dads are cooking meals, supervising playgrounds, changing diapers and yet, a boatload of present-day, engaged dads are completely ignored, according to Cooper & Kid; and their mission is to change that. What is Cooper & Kid? Well its essentially a “Dad-is-Awesome” box delivered to your door quarterly. Each quarter comes an entirely new theme […]

Baby’s First Valentine’s Day

Published February 12, 2015 at 9:58 am - No Comments

Valentine’s Day with kids is so much better than Valentine’s Day while dating. Your child will love any effort you make to produce red, pink, chocolate, and love in any shape or form. What makes Baby’s First Valentine’s Day extra special is that it’ll be the first time you spend Valentine’s Day with your heart […]


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