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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 […] IWEBIX Webdesign

Babysitter Alternatives that you and your kids will love!

Published August 22, 2014 at 10:37 am - No Comments

This is a guest post by Shauna Robertson. Babysitters in Vancouver are ridiculously expensive and if you don’t have family members a night out can cost you a pretty penny! I just recently discovered that there are places you can drop your kids off and enjoy a night out while they’re entertained for a very […]

Top 5 Spray Parks Around Vancouver Town: August Long Weekend

Published July 29, 2014 at 11:38 am - No Comments

Top 5 Spray Parks Around Vancouver Town and more It’s getting hot, mama! And what better way to cool off (without getting too wet) by checking out the Top 5 Spray Parks around Vancouver this summer. 1.Variety Kids Water Park in Stanley Park Located within Stanley Park at the Lumberman’s Arch, this spray park boasts […]

Theatre Under the Stars: Win Tickets for a Fun Mama’s Night Out!

Published July 28, 2014 at 9:08 am - No Comments

Mama’s Night Out with TUTS There’s nothing like an evening under the stars on a warm summer evening to make your day complete. There’s nothing like sharing that special time with those you love. And, there is nothing like a girl’s night out to get you back into the groove of mamahood. After all, we all […]

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

Published October 29, 2014 at 9:37 am - No Comments

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 […]

3 Sleep Tips For The Time Change This Weekend

Published October 28, 2014 at 9:30 am - No Comments

By: Joleen Dilk Salyn Daylight Savings Time ends this weekend. It’s time to ‘Fall Back’ an hour and change your clocks on Saturday night (November 2nd), thus granting us an extra hour of sleep. In theory. While the opportunity to gain an extra hour of sleep is eagerly anticipated by many, those of us with children aren’t so […]

How Does She Do It: Melissa Carr

Published October 27, 2014 at 10:17 am - No Comments

It’s time for another How Does She Do It! We are thrilled to introduce you to Melissa Carr from Vancouver, British Columbia. Every few months we’ll interview and feature a ‘Celebrity Mom’! In between we’ll feature ALL moms (You! Please apply here!) Are you an Urban or Suburban Mama, where do you live? I’m an urban mama…who, […]

Healthy Halloween Treats

Published October 21, 2014 at 9:21 pm - No Comments

By: Dr. Keith Kantor Halloween candy is typically processed full of dye, high fructose corn syrup and excessive amounts of sugar and other harmful preservatives.  Halloween is the kickoff to holiday weight gain, avoid having the treats in the house and opt for a healthy alternative like the brand names listed below.  These companies typically […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Easy Pumpkin Bread

Published October 8, 2014 at 7:18 am - No Comments

By: Lindsay MacDonald There is just something so wonderful about the sights and smells of fall; the warm spices; the changing leaves and the pumpkin filled foods. Pumpkin Bread (or loaf)  is a family favourite around here and this recipe is so simple, my kids love to help make it! You will need: 2 3/4 […]

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