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Recipes for Fall: Quinoa, Steak and Kale Salad

Published October 1, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

  By: Courtney Hunter, Lethbridge Community Director Finding a healthy recipe that the whole family will love is a tough one! And get this – they want something different every night! Gah! The pressure! This throw together salad will hit the spot! Healthy, yummy and plenty filling to keep those tummies happy. Here’s one of […] IWEBIX Webdesign

How do you choose classes for preschoolers? Check out these great tips!

Published September 29, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

By: Heather van Mil It seems that life revolves around a school calendar (now that we have one in BC) whether you have school aged children or not, so while big kids are getting ready for class, September often means a return to classes for preschoolers too. But as we all know, time flies! With […]

My dirty little secret

Published September 26, 2014 at 6:15 am - No Comments

By: Heather van Mil I have a secret to share, it’s been weighing on me for a long time. 5 years and 9 months to be exact – how long I’ve been a parent. I confess that….. I argue with my spouse in front of my children. (Pause for the collective gasp) Just about any […]

How Does She Do It: Modern Mama’s own Courtney Hunter

Published September 24, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

We are so excited about our latest feature How Does She Do It! Every few months we’ll interview and feature a ‘Celebrity Mom’! In between we’ll feature ALL moms (You! Please apply here!) Now that you’ve seen how celebrity moms Robyn Hardy and Lorraine Pond from Bobs and Lolo do it, we are thrilled to introduce you to our very […]

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Purging and Donating: Where To Donate To

Published September 29, 2014 at 11:51 am - No Comments

It’s time for me to purge and clean-up the house before the hectic Holiday (a.k.a. BUYING) season is upon us. My big girls both have November birthdays as well, so our Winter months are crazy for acquiring more STUFF. I have been working hard at clearing the clutter this year with getting rid of toys, […]

Hot Find Friday: Lucy Darling

Published September 26, 2014 at 9:19 am - No Comments

So if the name Lucy Darling and shop wasn’t cute overload enough already, the products themselves will put you over the edge. Not only cute, but useful. We would totally use these most adorable closet organizers in the first year of motherhood here at Modern Mama. I love buying many different sizes for baby’s first […]

Hot Find Friday: Zara

Published September 19, 2014 at 9:17 am - No Comments

With 21 stores in Canada and online shopping available, you may already be a fan of Zara – an international high fashion destination for affordable style. While on a hunt for cute winter style for my girls, I was reminded just how cool Zara really is. Style for a reasonable price is right up my […]

Ask Our Expert: Natacha Beim on Early Learning

Published September 12, 2014 at 10:27 am - No Comments

This got your attention! We published a couple of posts, Is Science in the Early Years Important? and more recently 10 Tips to get your children to love reading that really got your attention. Written by  Natacha V. Beim, early years and parenting expert, and founder of CEFA Early Learning Schools we know these topics are why […]

My Summer Adventures

Published September 11, 2014 at 11:18 am - No Comments

Summer is all about adventure. We roam around parks, beaches and places we’ve never been – even if they are within our own community. Our summer adventures were varied and fun. A lot of fun. Some at home, around our big city and some on road trips and most of all just together, as a […]

The Stork Is Coming

Published September 10, 2014 at 12:36 pm - No Comments

Are you ready for the NEW, over-the-counter conception aid? The Stork is coming to Canada this summer. Available exclusively at your local Rexall Pharmacy. Sign up for special offers and to be notified when it is available in-store here: #TheStorkIsComing

Summer Recipes: Avocado Egg Salad and Salad Nicoise

Published September 3, 2014 at 1:43 pm - No Comments

By: Ayoe Lai What better way to enjoy a nice summer turning to fall day than sitting on the patio with friends eating a delicious lunch. For the first recipe I have found a great way to make an egg salad without dairy, so for those of you who are lactose intolerant or simply don’t […]

Starting Kindergarten: Fun Traditions

Published August 30, 2014 at 2:53 pm - No Comments

It’s that time (and hopefully school will start soon in BC too) so we rounded up some fun printables for next week’s Back to School photos! Fun Printables (FREE!) Oh So Printable - Gorgeous chalkboard printables Kiki & Company – Inspiring a colorful life – bright and colourful with primary reds & yellows Teachers Pay Teachers […]


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