orange

Why do we Wear an Orange Shirt for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation?

As a mother of young children who ask ALOT of questions, I was asked why we wear orange for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (Also known as Orange Shirt Day). I vaguely knew the story of the orange shirt, but I wanted to make…

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Giving Tuesdays – TenTree

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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Giving Tuesdays – Poppy Barley

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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Giving Tuesdays – Cuddle + Kind

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving Tuesday was born and incubated at the 92nd Street Y and its Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact in New York City. Giving Tuesday is…

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Growing Butterflies with Education Station

I’ve seen the butterfly growing kits online before and have always been interested. I am a lover of both science and nature, and my kids always point out butterflies outside, so I thought this would be a perfect activity for all of us. I reached…

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Ask an Expert – Help For Your Picky Eater

Today’s expert is Jennifer House. She is a Registered Dietitian & mom of three from Calgary, Alberta. She owns First Step Nutrition and helps moms ensure their kids get the right nutrients so that they can stop worrying their child is going to be hangry…

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The Family Friendly 2022 Genesis GV70 Sport Plus

I had the opportunity to test out the 2022 Genesis GV70 3.5T Sport Plus.  It has been named MotorTrend’s 2022 SUV of the Year®.  The vehicle comes with 24/7 Enhanced roadside assistance and 3 years *36,000 miles of complimentary maintenance, valet service and 3 years…

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Small Business Sunday with… Folia Mom

Small business Sunday is a chance for Modern Mama to help promote small businesses, many of which are local.  It is an opportunity to help highlight and feature their incredible services and products to our Modern Mama audience. This week we are talking with Tish…

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baby

4 Baby Registries with Perks

Congratulations!  You are going to have a baby!    Now you get to start planning for the arrival of your new bundle of joy.   Creating a baby registry can be very helpful in the planning process. I have talked with a lot of new…

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