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My Holiday Gift Shop for the kids from Amazon

Christmas is just about 6 weeks away! Are you ready? Do you brave the mall or prefer to shop online?   I’ll tell you what I prefer. ONLINE!  Malls exhaust me and I’d rather avoid the usual poor customer service.  I posted an interesting topic on my Facebook page.  Do you prefer toys as gifts for your kids or do you prefer…

The Whole Life Expo is this weekend!

It’s the wonderful time of year again for the Whole Life Expo!  I can’t wait to hit booths on Friday and see all the natural, healthy and wholesome goodness offered this year.   We are also offering a fabulous gift basket giveaway & tickets as well! You may be curious as to who will be exhibiting, speaking and what seminars will be held.&nbsp…

Epic from LeapFrog: The tablet that grows with your child

When it comes to electronics, LeapFrog is always my first go to, especially for young kids.  It’s educational, fun and well, epic when it comes to the introduction of toys for this generation.  To keep up with my kids learning, from books to everyday outings and such to a little help from LeapFrog, there’s LeapFrog Academy.  An online guided learning program designed…

Part 2: Mindfulness Activities to do with your Kids #RestEasyTonight

Did you check out my previous post with GoodNites?  Well, this is Part 2 of this series and today I’ll be sharing with you Michele Kambolis, Child & Family, Therapist tips on Mindfulness.  She was like an angel, she is everything I inspire to be and once the twins are in JK this September, I can’t wait to read her book, Generation Stressed…

Part 1: A Guide to Managing Night Time Wetting with GoodNites Canada

I am going to do a 2 part series on managing night time wetting with Good Nites Canada and Michele Kambolis, Child & Family, Therapist.  Today we’ll talk about managing night time wetting.   Have your kids headed to camp this summer? Do you have a child that would love to go but is feeling held back due to his/her night time bed wetting? A…

Summer tips to help you get ready for a healthy September #JamiesonEssentials

What a great summer it has been! I have recently tried some Orange Theory classes to get my exercise fix in and to have created a new way to have my self-care, something I talk about often when it comes to my wellness journey. It is my one hour to recharge before I head back home to the chaos of my three littles. We also just got back from…

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…