Smittens are for Skiers too

Smittens are for Skiers too

These are the best mittens! We do not use anything else from going out sledding to his new hobby’s Skiing and hockey! 

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Life is easier when you always have muffins on hand.

Life is easier when you always have muffins on hand.

Today's recipe is for my old stand by: Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins. I make these muffins three or four times a week so they're always on hand for hungry people running out the door.

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12 Essentials To Pack For A Fun Day Out...and getting back home again

12 Essentials To Pack For A Fun Day Out...and getting back home again

Mom of 2, Victoria said, 'Sunscreen, food and water' which I thought was a good reminder that everything else is really icing on the cake. But home daycare providers Rachel and our own Mommy Blogger Jeannine both said that the kids were responsible for their own things each having a backpack to be responsible for, and to quote Rachel,  "And I carry the mass amounts of food required to feed them all."

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How to Enjoy Summer With Kids

How to Enjoy Summer With Kids

When I read Jeannine's post for this month I almost cried. She so beautifully tells the story of how to enjoy summer in the city with kids. How to let your days be guided by your heart, and follow the lead of little people where ever they want to go. How to enjoy the long days and savour this special time. Wishing you a wonderful rest of summer.

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A List of Alternatives to Sunscreen

A List of Alternatives to Sunscreen

In trying to keep the amount of chemicals in our lives to a minimum, I always strive to consider alternatives before applying sunscreen to myself and my kids. Here's a list of some of the things I do (some you've probably heard of) to keep us sunsafe. 

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Mommy Connections Reviews Our UV50 Swimsuits.

Mommy Connections Reviews Our UV50 Swimsuits.

Recently we shared our UV swimsuits with a couple of moms at Mommy Connections. One suit went to Miriam for her little guy for the Mommy Connections swimming class, while the other suit travelled all the way to France with Nicole for little Marlowe.

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