My kids watch TV and I’m ok with it!

My So-Called Mommy Life television

As  a child our television was always on. There was the news in the morning, many t.v. shows on during lunch such as my favourite Jem, Oprah on our television after school, news again during dinner time and a variety of prime time shows during the evenings. The amount of televisions in my childhood home [...]

I took the MAJESTA ez Flush Challenege! #giveaway

MAJESTA ez flush challenege My So-Called Mommy life

As a mom to a newly toilet trained toddler we spend LOTS of time in bathrooms. All of the bathrooms at home, bathrooms when we are out and about, bathrooms at the cottage and of course the good ol’ trees at the park Seeing that Princess Peach has been toilet trained for a few months [...]

To create the next generation

PPbabynaming

When Princess Peach was 2.5 months old we had her baby naming at our synagogue. This meant that she officially received her Hebrew name, which if you were wondering is Mira Liba named after her great-great uncle and great-great aunt. After she received her Hebrew name our Rabbi made a little speech to us, as [...]

Signing Time equals Fun Learning Time #StreamTeam

Signing Time! Netflix #StreamTeam

When I worked as a  behavioural therapist for children with autism, many of the children I worked with were motivated by movies, or television shows. Many kids had their own personal DVD player in their work station that could play any specific DVD that would we would use as reinforcement. One little girl that I [...]

A Leap of Faith!

Sensory development class toronto set up

I did it! I’ve hemmed and hawed over this idea I’ve had for a while. Maybe, like a few years while, but still. A long time. I’ve played this entire venture out in my head many, many, many times. And I never took that leap. I was held back by fear, by the unknown. Would [...]

The 5 types of daycare parents

daycare

Over the last few weeks we have had a few visits to Little Dude’s daycare. They do these transitional visits so the babies can see the space and meet the staff while the parents are able to accost question the staff on anything and everything. Over my visits and from doing these visits 2 years [...]

Toilet training essentials with Kandoo

toilet training toddler essentials what to have

In late June, I took the plunge (pun, intended)and toilet trained Princess Peach. I prepped Princess Peach long and hard about the “diaper fairies” coming to our house one night and taking away her diapers. They would then deliver them to babies who needed them. She never clued in that the other “baby” was her [...]

I throw #LikeAGirl and I’m proud of it! #pgmom

baseball me

When I was 7 I wanted to play baseball. It didn’t matter to me who I played with. I just wanted to play. My dad eagerly signed me up for t-ball and I remember how excited I was to play. That first year my team won the t-ball championship! What a way to start off [...]

Join me for a #cleanwater Photo Challenge #PGmom

CLEAN WATER2

What have you done today that has used clean water? I’ve used water to shower, to make my coffee, to wash my hands, wash dishes, do laundry and drink, of course! I’m very lucky that in Canada, I have access to clean water that is free of disease. I never have to worry that myself [...]

Summer Camp Options at Kidville Canada

Kidville Toronto Camp Info

I’ve been very honest about my love for Kidville in Toronto! The facilities are immaculate, the teachers are fantastic, and  their classes are engaging. They have amazing perks such as free play in the gym and have valet parking (yes, you read that right!). Kidville-  Yonge and Lawrence Village is also proud to announce that [...]