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Mama Ash

Recipe of the Day for Toddler- Chickpea Snack

I don’t know about you but I have a little man that likes to feed himself so I’m making him a snack right now and I thought I would share it with you. 1/2 can of Chickpeas also known as Garbanzo (buy Eden Organic as their cans are BPA free or buy dried ones and follow the directions if you are using dried chickpeas)2…

A Breast Feeding Tale with Tips and Teas to Promote Milk

I always knew I was going to breast feed, giving my baby the right start in life was important to me, thankfully I’ve never had any serious issues with breastfeeding, except for the odd night here and there waiting desperately for Charlie to wake up so he can take it all in and leave me deflated. I would of been devastated if I was unable to breast feed…

Maxwell Designs- Canadian Made Diaper Bags

Spring is here and it’s time for a new spring bag…. Maxwell Designs was created by a stay at home mom and she was looking for a diaper bag and didn’t see anything that fitted into her lifestyle.  She wanted a bag that didn’t look like a diaper bag firstly, and secondly that it not made of plastic or vinyl.  Well…

Discussion Topic: Do children = happiness?

I do plan on writing about topics pertaining to our roles on motherhood and interesting articles I come across and form some sort of discussion area on this, I am new to blogging, it’s been a great 3 weeks.   Right now it’s all about shopping and great stuff to get your kids.  I have a 16 month old running around our apt so…

oh Snap Baby Carrier by BabyHawk

I have a weakness for the company Babyhawk as I am on the hunt for another version of my beloved Toddlerhawk.It’s called the oh Snap and I want one…really…really bad.  I hope there’s an online store somewhere in Cyberspace that has them on sale. These carriers are awesome, they are comfy and supportive and it keeps my bebe nice and…

Tea and Sympathy for Baby

I will admit I am one of those moms who doesn’t give juice to their toddlers.  I know and I know what your thinking.  I established Charlie’s introduction to tea when I could see he actually drank water and that he enjoyed water.  He loves tea. I love tea and my husband appreciates it when I brew tea.  Have I said tea…

Recipe of the Day for Toddler-Shepards Pie

Shepards PiePreheat oven at 375 F use a 13-by-9 baking dish1 1/2 lbs of ground beef( I’ll leave it up to you if you want to use lean, medium or regular)2 tbsp chopped onion1/4 tsp salt1/4 tsp dried herbs(parsley, thyme & sage)1 1/4 gravy or bouillon (try to find MSG free bouillon)  Recipe below1  frozen peaches and…