The Swim Kitchen Digital Cookbook #ChickenSplash

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With winter in full swing, it gets harder and harder to be motivated to eat right and to get outside and exercise. One great way we promote winter exercise in our cold climate is with winter swimming lessons. For years we have registered our kids at the local aquatic center in the dead of winter. […]

Countdown to Christmas

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Countdown to Christmas… Most families have traditions leading up to the holidays.  It may be the timing of putting up the tree, or sending out cards, or simply having a great dinner together.  As a family that is always trying to get closer and be closer, we are excited to try the Countdown to Christmas Activity […]

Store Leftovers Easily with GLAD #GLADFreshFoodChallenge

Store Leftovers with GLAD

Did YOU know….. that the typical Canadian Household wastes 13% of all food purchased, resulting in over $725 worth of food items wasted each year??  We are a family that always has leftovers in our fridge.  When I am preparing a meal for our family of 4, I always try and make extra so that there will be […]

Mike the Knight in the Great Scavenger Hunt

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Mike the Knight is an animated hit series complete with an enchanting world of medieval castles, plucky trolls and flying dragons.  In each episode, preschoolers follow Mike the Knight on a mission to protect his kingdom, serve his queen and become a real knight.  Mike discovers the power of responsibility, doing tasks and activities the right way and reminding viewers of his motto along […]

2014 Christmas Gift Guide ~ Live NOW

Gift Guide 2014

If you are like me, you are shocked to know that there are only 7 Saturdays until Christmas!  That’s right – only 7!!  Have you started your shopping yet?  I have purchased a few items but still need ideas for some of those hard-to-shop-for people. As with other years, Mommy Moment is helping you check […]

We Day 2014 inspires our girls to change the world

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What is We Day?  For many students it is a day where there is alternative education, while the tickets are free, the cost to get there is not.  Where fun and education go hand in hand.  Where celebrities and 16,000 students gather to rally for a better world.  This is the electrifying event of We […]

Homemade Dog Gifts

Homemade Gifts for your Dog

With the holidays approaching, people are often on the lookout for gifts and treats for their furry family members.  Often times they are looking for a homemade treat or toy that doesn’t cost a lot of money but is still delicious and fun for the pet.  But where can you find ideas for homemade dog […]

Boston Pizza Kids Cards are BACK!!

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We have always been a Boston Pizza family. When my husband was in college, him and his friends would love to head to BPs after school for supper or drinks. Once we started dating and got married, whenever we headed into the big city, our favorite place to stop to eat was Boston Pizza. Now […]

Join the @PlaytexInfant #PlaytexKnowsBabies Twitter Party Oct 1 at 9pm EST

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We are excited to announce the upcoming #PlaytexKnowsBabies Twitter Party on October 1, 2014. Regardless if you have kids who just went back to school, Fall still feels like one of the busiest times of the year for families (especially moms)! We hope you will join us for the #PlaytexKnowsBabies Twitter party where we will be […]

Saving for Education #RESPwithRBC

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Most of us are settling into that wonderful time of year again.  Kids are back to school, homework has begun and we start to think about how their year is going to go. Saving for education – Having 2 elementary aged children I often wonder about my girls future and how they will make it on […]