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To the Stressed Out Mom at Christmas Time

I see you nervously standing in the toy aisle mentally trying to figure out who you’ve bought for and who you still need a gift for because you just haven’t had time to make the list yet. I feel you when you cringe every time an overly prepared mom announces how many days it is […]

Mamata Holistics Giveaway!

I love discovering new products for moms and their babies, but I get really excited when I find something that is also local! Mamata Holistics is an Edmonton based company run by a mom of 3 with a passion for ensuring quality skin care for mom and baby. Read on to learn more about their […]

Cheesy Stuffed Peppers with Quinoa

Ok, so the holidays are coming and you’ve already been naughty, in the eating healthy department that is! With so many parties and reasons to celebrate it is hard to stay on track. I like to make myself feel better by making something healthy yet quick for my next dinner after I’ve indulged. Here, I […]

Babies “R” Us | “R” Biggest Baby Shower

It’s a Baby Bump-A-Palooza! “R” Big Baby Shower” at Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Need to squash those pickles and ice cream cravings? Babies“R”Us is pampering over 400 expectant and new moms with a fun-filled baby shower complete with crave food stations, massages, and giveaways. New and expectant mothers will also have the chance to try […]

Five on a Friday: 5 Events You Don’t Want to Miss!

We are so lucky to live in an area that is full of wonderful things to do! Here are my top events that you don’t want to miss coming up this weekend. Holiday Party with Miss Boss & eLiasz and eLLa Friday November 14, 4-9 Attention Moms! Miss Boss and eLiasz and eLLa are having one […]

Remembrance Day Services in Edmonton & Area

Remembrance Day Services taking place on November 11th, 2014. Edmonton Remembrance Day Service When: 10:15 to 10:35 am (Everyone must be seated by 10:10 am; doors open at 9:30 am) Where: City Room; City Hall Wreath Laying Ceremony When: 10:55 to 11:30 am Where: City Hall cenotaph (outside on the City Hall Plaza) Remembrance Day Ceremony at the U […]

6 Things You Need to Know Before You Give Birth

After having given birth to three daughters, I feel like this is my ‘need to know’ for expecting mamas who need to know. Bring Vaseline To the Hospital Use vaseline on baby’s bottom immediately after birth, because his/her first bowel movements will be sticky like tar (it’s called meconium) and the vaseline will make it […]

Best Books for Toddlers

Now that the air is certainly crisp and we will be spending more time indoors, parents are looking for things to do to “entertain” the kids. Sometimes the simplest things get forgotten, like snuggling on the couch with a blanket and a book. My 2 year old son is active but he also craves that […]

Mom to Mom Shop and Swap

Save the Date! November 8th & 9th is the Mom to Mom Show! This is an event you don’t want to miss Mama! There will be tons of stuff for the kiddos and a chance to finish (or Start) your holiday shopping! With over 2oo unique vendors you are sure to find something fabulous! AND […]

Having Baby #2, What To Keep and What To Purge

When you are welcoming baby number 2 (or 3 or more!) you need to decide what you’re keeping and what you’re purging while growing your family. The Nursery Unless your crib converted for your first child’s current bed, you’ll be using the same crib, change table and rocking chair you had before. There are plenty […]

Halloween Craft: Spooky Soft Ghosts

Halloween is upon us! Now that my child is getting older we are starting to enjoy the love of crafting together. I am in no way a crafty person, I could probably have an entire page dedicated to “Pinterest Fails”, but I try and I am learning that 2 year olds really don’t care how […]

Family Halloween Events in Edmonton & Area October 24-31st

We’ve compiled a master list of young family friendly Halloween Activities in Edmonton & Area for you & your little ghouls! Friday October 24: Halloween Haunt @ Servus Place St Albert, 5:30-8:30pm, drop in admission or free for members. Haunted house, inflatables, glow party, creepy petting zoo & more! Halloween Pizza Party @ Crock A […]

The Daily Five

Fostering Early Literacy is so important to your little one’s development and will help them to succeed as they grow! The Edmonton Public Library shares Five Practices to Support Early Literacy: Talking Talking with children helps them learn oral language, one of the most critical early literacy skills.  The experience of self-expression also stimulates brain development, […]

Urban Mommy Expo

Urban Mommy Expo is Back!! What? Urban Mommy Expo showcases everything Mom & Baby (and tot). With over 60 vendors showcasing the latest finds for moms – baby and parenting related items, fashion and home products, and specialized services; there is a little something for everyone!! You can find the full vendor list here! Proceeds from Urban Mommy […]

Urban Mommy Expo

Urban Mommy Expo is Back!! What? Urban Mommy Expo showcases everything Mom & Baby (and tot). With over 60 vendors showcasing the latest finds for moms – baby and parenting related items, fashion and home products, and specialized services; there is a little something for everyone!! You can find the full vendor list here! Proceeds from Urban Mommy […]

Urban Mommy Expo

Urban Mommy Expo is Back!! What? Urban Mommy Expo showcases everything Mom & Baby (and tot). With over 60 vendors showcasing the latest finds for moms – baby and parenting related items, fashion and home products, and specialized services; there is a little something for everyone!! You can find the full vendor list here! Proceeds from Urban Mommy […]

Five on a Friday: This Weekend in Edmonton & Area

Mid October is almost as busy and exciting as Christmas time! We love it and we love taking advantage of all that our great Edmonton & Area has to offer. Here are my top 5 picks for fun things to do this weekend, October 17-19th! See you around town, Mama!  1) Weehelp Pop-Up Tots Sale […]

Review of Prairie Gardens Adventure Farm

When the sun shines warm rays in October in Edmonton, you go outside. Immediately. Because it could be the last time you get to enjoy a glorious weather day outside for months. This Thanksgiving Monday my family and I did just that and headed to Prairie Gardens Adventure Farm for a day of fall bliss […]

How Does She Do It? – Robyn Tyler

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!) We are thrilled to introduce you to Robyn Tyler from Edmonton Alberta. Are you an Urban or Suburban Mama, where do you live? […]

Weehelp: The Most Important Event You Will Attend This Weekend!

I just HAVE to share this event with you that is coming up this weekend on October 18th, I’m pretty sure you will thank me for it! Andrea Peyton is the Founder and CEO of the Weehelp Foundation. Weehelp is a non profit organization that is proud to support the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation. Andrea, […]

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10:00 AM Monthly Mixer January: Salsa Tot... @ Dynamyx Gymnastics Club (Dance Room)
Monthly Mixer January: Salsa Tot... @ Dynamyx Gymnastics Club (Dance Room)
Jan 13 @ 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
Monthly Mixer January: Salsa Tots & Babies Dance Class! @ Dynamyx Gymnastics Club (Dance Room) | Saint Albert | Alberta | Canada
Join us for our first Monthly Mixer of 2015! We are going to dance away those January blahs with Reanna Maitland of Live to Dance!  Featuring original music by renowned Latin artist, Ricky Franco, Salsa[...]

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