Little Dude is 3!

My So-Called Mommy Life

Dear Little Dude, Happy birthday! I can’t believe you are three (yesterday). I love writing you these letters because each year I’m able to see how much you have grown over the year, but more so that you have documentation of the amazing things you have done. Should anything ever happen to me, these letters [...]

Giant savings on fashionable clothes at Giant Tiger

Giant Tiger romper Lily Morgan

Before I had kids, I spent a lot of money on clothes. I was constantly shopping on weekends and in my spare time. I would spend hundreds of dollars on jeans, nice tops and shoes. Once I had kids, I became obsessed with their wardrobes and less about mine. Sure, I still liked to look [...]

Finding “normal” during cancer #pgmom

My family loves ice cream, so after treatments when I would start feeling better we would celebrate with a trip to get ice cream.

Disclosure: I am a P&Gmom. 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. When I was diagnosed with cancer last year, I was so worried about my kids. They were my number one priority. I worried [...]

Dear Mr. Ice Cream Truck

ice cream truck

Dear Mr. Ice Cream Truck, Hooray! Spring time is here. That means that you can take out your ice cream truck that has collected dust all winter. You can drive around the city visiting schools, parks, and public grounds. Mr. Ice Cream Truck, I think you are great, but I have a little bone to [...]

Fit for a dancer at ivivva

Ivivva review

Princess Peach has danced since as soon as she could. When she was two she would dance to the Elmo Slide all the time. Last year, at 3 she started ballet class at a pretty serious ballet school. She loved it but it wasn’t until this year that she has really  taken to dance. She dances for [...]

Purifying the air in your house with Dyson Pure Cool™ Link

Dyson Pure Cool™ Link

I always knew I was allergic to dust, mold, and mildew but it wasn’t until I went to over night camp at 11 that we realized how bad it really was. Like really bad. My asthma flared up and my breathing was at times very bad difficult. I was in-and-out of the infirmary many times [...]

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 [...]

Win tickets to see Theresa Caputo in Toronto on June 18th

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I’m not sure that I have ever admitted on my blog my love of reality TV shows. So here I am admitting it. I LOVE Reality TV. Love, love, love. When I was growing up, I use to be obsessed with made-for-TV-movies. I would watch each one of them, but as I got older Reality [...]

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 [...]

Dine with your little foodie during PC Babylicious

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 [...]