Farewell 2014 #Kindermom

Kinder Surprise My So-Called Mommy Life

I can’t believe that in a few short hours 2014 is over. A year of amazing memories and firsts in the books for our family. Little Dude especially hit an amazing number of milestones in 2014. He learned to sit, crawl, walk, started talking, started daycare, had his first swim class, his first birthday, slept [...]

A Chanukah gift for me and The Hubster #seasonstweetings

#seasonstweetings My So-Called Mommy Life

There is something special about Chanukah lasting for 8 days. Unlike Christmas where everything is built up into one special day, the stories and celebrations last longer. Along with this means lots more gifts for the kids. Sure, the holiday isn’t just about the gifts and most night my kids get small gifts but gifts [...]

Healthy and quick breakfast ideas for kids

Cara Rosenbloom quick and healthy breakfast ideas

I met Cara Rosenbloom RD, a few months ago and I’m so thrilled that she will be guest posting here today! Cara is a Toronto-based dietitian and president of Words to Eat By, a nutrition communications company. She specializes in writing about nutrition for children, inspired by her 7-year old-daughter and 3-year-old son. Visit her [...]

Wordless Wednesday- Chanukah concert

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Yesterday, marked the first night of Chanukah! Princess Peach’s class had a concert and dinner to celebrate.    

6 Chanukah books for your toddler

Chanukah Hanukkah books for toddlers

Princess Peach has been anticipating Chanukkah’s arrival for weeks! Finally, tomorrow night at sunset it will start! We will be at her daycare tomorrow night welcoming the first night of Chanukkah while we watch her class sing in their Chanukkah concert. All the families will then light the menorah, eat dinner and watch the kids [...]

Posterjack prints make the perfect holiday gift

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The holiday season is filled with lots of family time, cheer, food and memories! And pictures. I feel like the entire month of December my camera is out snapping pictures of all of the great things that we are doing together. Princess Peach loves looking through pictures of all of us remembering all of the [...]

Wordless Wednesday- Me and the kids

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This past Saturday, I met some friends at the Toronto Christmas Market in The Distillery District. It was my first time going and we had a blast. Here are some of my favourite pictures of me and the kids. Disclosure: I have NO affiliation with the Toronto Christmas Market. I just think it’s a fabulous [...]

Warmest Wishes for a Winter-ific Season!

Princess Peach's first time skating

There are so many exciting things to do this season – going to festivals and parades, creating snow angels and skating. But as wonderful as the holidays are, they can certainly wear a person out – and all of this running about can lead to colds or muscle and joint pain. Princess Peach started skating [...]

The little balloon that could

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Have you ever let a balloon slip through your fingers and wonder where it was headed? Would it get stuck in a branch of a tree? Would you travel onwards and upwards and just pop? What would happen to that perfect round oval on a string when it was let go of? Last week I [...]