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Sep
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11:00 am Children’s Book Launch Party at ... @ Indigo Books at Park Royal
Children’s Book Launch Party at ... @ Indigo Books at Park Royal
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Children's Book Launch Party at Indigo! Face Painting, Crafts, Food & More! @ Indigo Books at Park Royal | West Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Modern Mama is pleased to present a fun book launch & signing party for families at Indigo Park Royal on Sunday, Sept 14th from 11 am – 2 pm! North Vancouver author (and dear friend[...]
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15
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9:30 am Essential Series: Infant Sleep B... @ Leap Therapy for Kids
Essential Series: Infant Sleep B... @ Leap Therapy for Kids
Sep 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Essential Series: Infant Sleep Breakfast Workshop  @ Leap Therapy for Kids | North Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Essential Series: Infant Sleep Breakfast Workshop Join us on Monday, September 15th, 2014 for our Essential Series Infant Sleep Breakfast Workshop for sleep-deprived parents at Leap Therapy for Kids in North Vancouver! Workshop includes treats from[...]

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$1000 in Giveaways for Fan Celebration!

Published August 29, 2014 at 8:01 am - No Comments

Welcome to our Fan Celebration event! In 2013, our 5000 Facebook Fan Celebration took place in August, so we thought we should follow it up with an annual celebration! This week we’re celebrating YOU – our readers, followers, Facebook Fans, Instagram viewers, Pinterest pinners, and Twitter tweeters with plenty of awesome giveaways! Enter to win […] IWEBIX Webdesign

North Shore Strike Camps for Kids (Sept 2014)

Published August 29, 2014 at 7:40 am - 1 Comment

Unless a resolution is reached over the weekend, we know that working North Shore parents of school-aged kids will be scrambling for day-camps and other childcare options starting on Tuesday, September 2nd! Here’s a round-up of what we’ve found so far (will be updated as more options become available). Twisted Mat Yoga Kids Club - For […]

{Review & Giveaway} English Bay Bike Rentals makes Biking with Kids a Breeze!

Published August 22, 2014 at 12:44 pm - 6 Comments

Our girls are now 2 and 4, and family bike rides have proved a bit challenging until now. Our 4YO has mastered her run bike, and just moved on to a real bike with pedals but refuses to ride it without the training wheels on. Our 2YO loves her tricycle, but has no interest in […]

Family Events on the North Shore This Weekend (Aug 22-24, 2014)

Published August 21, 2014 at 5:02 pm - No Comments

FAMILY EVENTS ON THE NORTH SHORE THIS WEEKEND (Aug 22-24, 2014)   FRIDAY, AUGUST 22nd   Friday Night Market at the Shipyards (5 – 10 pm) (FREE)  Location: Shipbuilder’s Square at the foot of Lonsdale, North Van Details: The popular Friday night market is back! Each week you can enjoy fresh food, locally made products, musicians, art and live […]

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How Does She Do It? Modern Mama’s Own, Lindsay MacDonald

Published August 28, 2014 at 8:48 pm - No Comments

We are so excited about our  feature How Does She Do It because we get to meet so many amazing Canadian moms! 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, […]

Modern Mama Fan Celebration

Published August 27, 2014 at 4:01 pm - No Comments

Welcome to our Fan Celebration event! In 2013, our 5000 Facebook Fan Celebration took place in August, so we thought we should follow it up with an annual celebration! This week we’re celebrating YOU – our readers, followers, Facebook Fans, Instagram viewers, Pinterest pinners, and Twitter tweeters with plenty of awesome giveaways! Enter to win […]

{Series} Parenting Quiz Part 5: What kind of mom are you?

Published August 25, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

By: Naomi Maharaj Think you have this parenting thing down to a science? You handle messes, tiffs, and tears without a bat of an eyelash? Or are you constantly second guessing yourself? Reading parenting books and trying to decide what parenting style you want to implement? Take this parenting quiz (part 5 of 6) to […]

10 Tips to Get Your Child to Love Reading

Published August 22, 2014 at 10:14 am - No Comments

Reading is the most important habit to instill in children. It increases their vocabulary, which directly increases school performance. Reading also expands kids’ knowledge in every other aspect, and opens their minds to infinite possibilities. Because children often learn the phonetic combinations necessary for reading and explore literacy on a practical side at school, a […]

Toys Toys Toys: Time to Purge

Published August 21, 2014 at 10:55 am - No Comments

With Fall approaching, it’s a fabulous time to purge the toys. I will personally be purging our toy collection after school starts, with my daughter starting Kindergarten! Because she’ll be in school each and every day, I know we won’t be needing as many toys and craft supplies around the house. Let’s tackle the play […]

How Does She Do It: Modern Mama’s Own Kimberly Ouelette

Published August 21, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

We are so excited about our newest 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 […]

Family Travel: Eating on the road with kids can be easy!

Published August 18, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

By: Shauna Robertson I’m particular about food not picky I wouldn’t consider myself to be a picky eater, but I guess you could say that I’m particular. I’m not one of those people who orders something at a restaurant and then asks if half of it can be changed. I usually peruse the menu and […]

Starting Kindergarten: Too Cool For School Fashion Picks

Published August 17, 2014 at 11:08 am - No Comments

We love wardrobe shopping for our littles. I personally shop for three girls so it was fun for me to go in search of some cool fashion for boys starting Kindergarten too. Below are my picks plus our outerwear picks in low, medium and high price points. Dressy Hipster Boy   Clown Tee – Spearmint […]

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