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Show your heart for maternal health #Heart4MaternalHealth

This campaign is very close to my heart.  I hope you’ll join me, snap a pic and share over social media your support for maternal health.  Approximately 830 women worldwide die from pregnancy or childbirth-related complications each day. This Mother’s Day, ADRA Canada is asking Canadians to show their heart for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) by helping to bring attention to the…

Natural, Canadian toys handmade by Little Forest Kids

I have a new Esty find to tell you all about!  Little Forest Kids is based in beautiful British Columbia and creates lovely Waldorf, Montessori based toys for your kids.  They also make puzzles, wooden blocks, peg dolls, toddler gifts, kid’s toys, painted wooden dolls, rainbow dolls. We recently got a family set of our family in the peg doll format and it has…

Petite Boutique Books exclusive at Indigo Chapters! #ReadtheNorth

Sometimes it’s rare to find high-quality books that are affordable and that have the sweetest illustrations.   Petite Boutique just launched at Indigo recently and it is charming! Petite Boutique is a beautifully illustrated new line for young children that I am sure you will love as well.  With Easter coming up, you might want to tuck one in the Easter basket. Below, you will find…

West End Mamas Wellness Tips and Toronto’s newest perinatal wellness clinic

Toronto’s first one stop, multiservice perinatal wellness clinics has opened its door in the city’s west end. The clinic,West End Mamas, represents the expansion of Chiropractor and Clinic Director Sarah Mickeler’s previous clinic, Dr. Sarah & Associates, and fulfills her lifelong dream to create a community hub of support for new moms and moms to be.   Dr. Mickeler was compelled to open the clinic…

Head to the ROM for the Holidays!

As the Holidays are quickly coming out, the kids will be home soon for Winter Break and you may be wondering what to do with the kids.  Well, the ROM has some great things going on this year that I want to know about!  Also, for those in the GTA, I will be giving away a Family Membership.  Don’t forget to check out the…

Some of the coolest toys to get this Holiday season

I’ve had the chance to review some cool toys this year and these are some of favourites!  You have lots of time still to get these awesome toys too! Don’t fret.  Playmobil and Tonka is classic, your Star Wars fan will LOVE getting the BB8 from Sphero, and the Ubtech Robotics is definitely cool and unique.  It’s educational and…

Color Me Wonderful! Crayola Color Wonder Mess Free is a must have

As a mom of toddler twins, I am scratching my head wondering why didn’t I get Color Wonder ages ago? I mean, seriously.  I wouldn’t have to wash marker off the walls, scrub crayon off the floor, apologise profusely to the restaurant that my twins coloured on their tables.  Sigh…. What is Color Wonder?  It is the best invention that’s…

The Osmo Gaming System for iPad: For home & classroom, it’s learning made fun

I am very excited to tell you about a great educational game called Osmo.  It is so fantastic- I wish I could host a giveaway with it but alas….not this time so I suggest you head over to Best Buy Canada to get it! This is one of the most favourite products I have had the privilege to review.  This is definitely a Holiday must have…