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Win A $300 Make-Over at the New Rocky Mountain Soap Co.

Published December 17, 2014 at 2:00 pm - No Comments

Enter to win a $300 Toxin-FREE Makeover at Rocky Mountain Soap Co! Rocky Mountain Soap Company began in Canmore, Alberta in 1995 making natural soap by hand. It has since grown to include 10 locations across Western Canada and offers a wide selection of personal care products including baby and children’s items. With two new […] IWEBIX Webdesign

How Does She Do It Celebrity Edition: Rosie Pope

Published December 15, 2014 at 10:33 am - No Comments

Entrepreneur and mother of four, Rosie Pope is the creative force behind Rosie Pope Maternity and Rosie Pope Baby and we wanted to know How She Does It all. The high demand and popularity of the Rosie Pope brand peaked interest from top retailers and her collections are now sold Internationally through Bloomingdales, Lord and Taylor, and […]

Ring in the New Year with a King Julien Family Party #Streamteam

Published December 13, 2014 at 7:36 am - No Comments

Get ready to move it, move it — on Dec. 19 the first five episodes of All Hail King Julien, a totally original, totally hilarious and totally insane new series, will arrive on Netflix. A favourite character from the Madagascar franchise, King Julien will take on the jungle’s craziest adventures in the new comedy series, along with his loyal sidekicks […]

Prepping the House For Christmas (Hint: Purge The House FIRST!)

Published December 12, 2014 at 7:34 am - No Comments

It’s that time of year when we bring in way more into the house, than out of the house. Some days it feels like I am bringing more bags and boxes home than I can possibly squeeze any where else! So I decided that I needed a strategy to cope with this, and a plan. […]

Deals Deals Deals: Toys on Sale!

Published December 11, 2014 at 9:46 am - No Comments

It is the week of Green Monday, so all Toys are on sale at and they have a huge selection of Green Toys. These are my picks for great toy deals this week. Ends December 14th. Use code TOYSALE Sophie the Giraffe. A must for teethers.   Baby Whoozit – on my Must Have […]

Holiday Season Giving #GivingTuesday

Published December 1, 2014 at 10:39 pm - No Comments

At this time of year, the Holidays, it can sometimes feel like we are spending like crazy. I am. I feel like I  spend spend spend on my three girls and my house, entertaining, hosting, gifts for teachers, fundraisers at school and the list goes on. But I also make sure that we spread the […]

Cyber Monday – My Picks for the Best Deals

Published December 1, 2014 at 12:53 pm - No Comments

I’ve scoured the Web for deals as today is Cyber Monday. Here are my best picks for you! (Some are affiliate links, not all, they’re all just my faves for getting you the best deal on the goods) Amazon There are plenty of bargains to be had at the Cyber Monday Deals on today (and […]

How Does She Do It?….Leanne Janzen

Published November 30, 2014 at 3:15 pm - No Comments

It’s time for another How Does She Do It! We are thrilled to introduce you to our very own Modern Mama Director, Leanne Janzen from Winnipeg, Manitoba! Are you an Urban or Suburban Mama, where do you live? I am definitely an Urban Mama!  We live very central in the city, within walking distances to malls, shops, and […]

Check Out The Runners Bike

Published November 26, 2014 at 3:38 pm - No Comments

I’d like to introduce you to the Runners Bike. Yes, it’s missing pedals. It’s supposed to be missing pedals! What this does is help to introduce your child (as young as 18 months of age) to learn balance and coordination. They are often called balance bikes. Learning to balance and coordinate on a pedal-less bike […]

2014 Holiday Guide

Published November 25, 2014 at 1:33 pm - No Comments

Photos by Stephanie Pasutto It’s here and better than ever, our 2014 Holiday Guide! Check out our locally focused Holiday Guides in Winnipeg, Lethbridge, Edmonton and Calgary too! Articles: Baby’s First Christmas Gift Guide Mom’s Ultimate Gift Guide (Wish List!) … Coming Soon Fun Advent Calendar Ideas for the whole family to enjoy Managing the Holidays […]

Managing the Holidays with a Toddler

Published November 25, 2014 at 1:14 pm - No Comments

Photo by Stephanie Pasutto Photography By Ann Douglas ‘Tis the season to be merry. Or stressed out. Yes, mom, you’re the one who gets to decide how the holidays play out for you and your toddler. If you take a relaxed, let’s-go-with-the-flow approach to merry-making (taking each day as it comes, not over-committing yourself or […]

Advent Calendar Ideas for Your Family

Published November 25, 2014 at 1:12 pm - No Comments

Come December 1st, it’s fun to participate in a family Advent calendar. (You’ll find a whole bunch of different Advent ideas on our Pinterest board too.) Our Advent calendar tradition started the year I made these little advent envelopes to string along the fireplace.  Each envelope holds a different activity for the day. I focused on […]


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