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8:00 pm Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hotte... @ Bearfoot Playground
Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hotte... @ Bearfoot Playground
Nov 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Ultimate Mama's Night Out: Hottest Tot Products Vancouver 2014 @ Bearfoot Playground | North Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
  Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hottest Tot Products! It’s here, and once AGAIN, it’s superb! It’s our 3rd annual Hottest Tot Products event in the Lower Mainland, and this time it is being hosted at[...]
Dec
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6:30 pm Modern Bump Social @ Cupcakes Grandview Corners
Modern Bump Social @ Cupcakes Grandview Corners
Dec 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Modern Bump Social @ Cupcakes Grandview Corners
presented by: Our all new Bump Social! Are you expecting a baby? This event is for you! Join us for an evening of mocktails, light eats, cupcakes, speakers and PRIZES! Sponsored by: Door Prizes include:[...]

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Hot Find Friday: Lost My Name Books

Published October 17, 2014 at 9:33 am - No Comments

In another edition of Hot Find Friday, I want to show you a personalized book I guarantee you is like no other you’ve seen before. It’s called Lost My Name. This book makes an ideal gift. (attention!: send this link to your family members who never know what to buy your child for Christmas!) It is […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Around Town – October 18th & 19th – South Surrey & White Rock for Families

Published October 15, 2014 at 1:10 pm - No Comments

  Enjoy the weekend Mama’s! THE BABY AND TOT SHOW October 18 & 19 Tradex – Abbotsford www.babyandtotshow.com Over 150 exhibitors, Kids Zone Play Area, Seminar & Baby stages, hundreds of prizes and much more! HALLOWEEN LANTERN MAKING WORKSHOP October 18, 2014 10:00 – 12:00 Cloverdale Rec Centre www.surrey.ca Learn how to make fun, easy […]

Sweet Potatoes with Cinnamon & Sugar

Published October 15, 2014 at 9:19 am - No Comments

By: Lindsay MacDonald Sweet Potatoes are a holiday staple in my house and this recipe has been passed through my family for years and years and years! The cinnamon, brown sugar and sweet potatoes complement each other so well and make for a lovely addition to the holiday table! My husband and kids can not […]

Local Review & Tips for Less Stressful Family Portraits: Deb Brown Photography

Published October 9, 2014 at 8:10 pm - No Comments

Getting family portraits done can be stressful. You’re getting the entire family dressed, pretty, fed, well rested, and out of the house, happily I might add, and on-time to meet your photographer. It feels nearly impossible when you’re in it. Here are some tips to make your next session less stressful. We recently had a […]

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Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hottest Tot Products Vancouver 2014

Published October 9, 2014 at 8:18 am - No Comments

    Ultimate Mama’s Night Out: Hottest Tot Products! It’s here, and once AGAIN, it’s superb! It’s our 3rd annual Hottest Tot Products event in the Lower Mainland, and this time it is being hosted at Bearfoot Playground in Lynn Valley (North Vancouver). Come prepared to enjoy delicious appies & drinks, and pick your favorite product […]

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 […]

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 […]

10 Things I learned about ending breastfeeding

Published September 23, 2014 at 1:39 pm - No Comments

By: Courtney Hunter, Lethbridge Community Director While I don’t profess to be an expert in breastfeeding, nor do I have an opinion on what is right or wrong for each mama, my experience and my choice was to breast feed my son. In the lead up to and as we passed my son’s first birthday […]

How to Get Back Into a (Sleep) Routine for Fall

Published September 22, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

 By: Joleen Dilk Salyn It’s that time of year when many of us are getting back into a structured routine again. Summer vacations have ended, children are in school and our work commitments begin to pile up, making the need for sleep essential for the health and well-being of our families. (note from the editor: […]

7 alternative education methods for your kids

Published September 22, 2014 at 7:00 am - No Comments

By: Heather van Mil Parents these days are faced with more choice than ever when it comes to their children’s education. Previously, getting a specialized education most often meant attending a private school and came with a hefty price tag. Today however, there are a wide variety of educational trends popping up in (and out […]

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