Just say NO to loot bags

My So-Called Mommy Life

The story goes a bit like this. A parent decides to throw a party for a child. That parents picks the perfect venue, snacks, entertainment etc. The parent invites other kids to celebrate. Those kids arrive carrying presents or nothing if they are smart and do Echoage. The guests have a wonderful time and when [...]

Babylicious: An A+ dining experience

#babylicious Toronto

Two weeks ago, I helped spread the news about the Babylicious dining event in Toronto. PC Organics has teamed up with many popular restaurants in Toronto and are offering a prix fixe menu for the adults, while the kids get their own 3-course meal thanks to PC Organics. Last night Little Dude and I were [...]

Thank you Mom! And a Pampers giveaway


Since becoming a mom I truly understand when people say “they would do anything for their kids”. I totally get it, because I would do anything for my kids. Jump in front of a car for them? Of course! Bail them out of a bad situation? 100%. Be their biggest cheerleader? I already am! When [...]

Dine with your little foodie during PC Babylicious


Before kids, my husband and I would spend our weekends trying out the trendiest and most popular restaurants in Toronto.  Every weekend we would dine with friends. We had a great thing going being surrounded by good friends, great food and ever-flowing drinks. Lots of great memories were made while we were filling our bellies [...]

Tips for attending The BabyTime Show plus a giveaway #BabyTime16


It is that time of year again! In less than two weeks, The BabyTime Show will be back in town! This will be the 6th year that I will be attending The BabyTimes Show and I love it! I love products related to babies and kids. I also love the convenience of everything under one [...]

What if his firsts are my lasts?


Five years ago today, I excitedly posted to Facebook that I was expecting a baby. I was thrilled. I couldn’t wait to see who this little person was who was growing inside me. I had hoped for a girl but just wanted a happy baby at the end of the day. I got my wish [...]

Passing on holiday traditions #PeaceOnEarth #PampersBabyPanel #giveaway

Me celebrating my first Chanukah is 1981

When I was a kid, I always looked forward to celebrating Chanukah. Every year we would gather at my Nana’s and she would have round laundry baskets filled with toys for me, my sister and my cousins. In the crazy days of Cabbage Patch dolls, my Nana even braved the crowds at Woolworths during a [...]

Amazing deals at the Pop Toy and Gift Sale

2015 - Pop Toy & Gift Sale Poster

Holiday shopping is in full swing! The malls, and stores are packed with enthusiastic (or not) shoppers trying to cross off all the people on their shopping lists. I’m all about shopping early and getting a good deal. Often with the expense of buying for so many people, the price of the holiday season can [...]

On turning 2


Dear Little Dude, Happy birthday, baby boy! Today you are 2! What a year this has been for you. You went from being a shy baby who never left my side to being a self-confident, funny little boy. It has been an absolute pleasure watching you grow this past year. You have had some huge [...]

Celebrating dad with Pampers #ThanksBaby #giveaway

38 weeks pregnant with Princess Peach

Disclosure:  I am a P&Gmom/mamanP&G. As part of my affiliation with this group I receive products and special access to P&G events and opportunities. The opinions on this blog are my own. I’ll never forget the first moment that I told The Hubster that he was going to be a dad. I wish I had [...]