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…

Olly Shoe Store for kids and Foot Health

http://www.ollyshoes.com/Finally a great shoe store for our children.  Compared to the huge selection of quality kids shoe stores in the States  I was thrilled to come across a  Canadian store called Olly Shoes and it’s in my city.The staff there are so helpful and humble.  There’s toys for your kids to play with while you’re…

Recipe of the Day for Baby- Mixed Root Veg Puree

Mixed Root Veg PureeYou can choose any 3 from the following: carrot/sweet potato/butternut squash/potato/parsnip/rutabaga Wash, peel and chop. You can boil theses veggies for 20min or steam.  I prefer steaming veggies to keep the nutritional content up as boiling loses some.Once boiled or steamed, puree the veggies, if you need more liquid for puree use the water from your boiled pot or steamed…

Recipe of the Day for Toddler-Cherubs Couscous

Cherubs Couscous1 cup sodium- reduced chicken stock or sodium reduced vegetable stock1/2 cup of couscous1 tbsp on butter1/4 cup chopped onion1/2 cup zucchini2 tomaotoes, peeled, seeded and chopped1tbsp of olive oil or grapeseed oil for frying 1/2 cup diced cooked chicken(steam, boil, bake make it anyway you like) Cook chicken first.  Add your olive oil or grapeseed oil to pan and cook chicken breast…

Recipe of the Day for Toddler-Brocolli Soup

Broccoli Soup (6-8 Servings) 1 Tbsp Olive Oil 1 Small Onion, chopped 1 Tsp Salt 1 Large Potato, peeled and chopped into a small dice 1 Pound Broccoli (about 2 cups), use florets and stems (stems peeled and chopped)1tsp of Lemon Juice 4 Cups (1 32 Oz Box) Chicken or Vegetable Stock Yogurt, Creme Fraiche or Sour Cream for garnish. 1. In a large stock heat the olive…