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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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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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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Where to Find Outdoor Wading Pools in Toronto

Where to Find Outdoor Wading Pools in Toronto

One of the great things about living in Toronto, is the abundance of outdoor wading pools. Some of these pools have a splash pad, some just a shallow pool in a park where you can have a quiet picnic in the shade between plays. Here's a list of all the wading pools in Toronto, as an easy guide for you to use when the need for a splashy day hits

 

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How Learning to Say No Allowed Me To Say Yes

How Learning to Say No Allowed Me To Say Yes

I said yes to playing in the snow and going to movies. I said yes to building forts, and to having movie dates at home with popcorn in our pjs. I LOVED it! We made messes that we didn’t clean up right away, and learned new games to play.

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