Miss Teen Canada Denied Miss Universe Pageant due to Mixed Race

What makes a Canadian look Canadian? I was born and raised in Canada, although my parents are not, they immigrated here from Paraguay. I am caucasian. Does that make me look Canadian, just because I’m white? Do I LOOK Canadian? My friend Sharon is the mother…

Read More...

Hoover Cruise Cordless Ultra-Light Vacuum Review + Giveaway!

  I don’t know about you but, vacuuming has to be one of my least favorite chores. Having to pick up all the toys, clothes, and god knows whatever else is lying around is just a hassle. Usually, I end up getting my husband to…

Read More...

The Top Holiday Organization Apps

For moms the holidays are one of the busiest times of year. It means endless shopping, list building and constant phone calls between grandparents. It is a chaotic time and can be the reason why most moms feel more burnt out than jolly during Christmas….

Read More...
pregnant

I’ve Been Pregnant Before, Why Is It So Hard This Time?

Today, the dialogue around fertility has become more mainstream. One in six Canadian couples suffer with fertility issues. For women some factors include infrequent ovulation, tubal damage from infections or diseases, endometriosis, and egg quality and quantity due to many people choosing to delay childbearing….

Read More...
healthy pregnancy snacks

5 Healthy Pregnancy Snacks

When you are pregnant it can be really hard to find the time and energy to make sure you are eating well. Add in morning sickness and aches and pains and it becomes even more challenging. So on the days that you are feeling up…

Read More...
Eye Exams

Educating and Preparing your Kids for an Eye Exam

We as parents want to do everything we can to make sure our children are successful in all aspects of their lives. So it is shocking when so many parents overlook something so very important: eye health. In light of this, we here at Modern…

Read More...
Nesting

A Nesting Mama’s Checklist

When you start to hit the tail end of your 2nd trimester most, especially myself, find themselves flying around trying to get everything perfect for when baby arrives. For first time moms this is especially true, there is so much to do and it is…

Read More...