Mom me time

23 Super Easy Ideas for Mommy “Me Time”

Let’s face it, mom life is a busy life. With all the good, bad, crazy, awesome, and tired times it encompasses, it sure doesn’t leave a lot of time for putting mom first. It’s easy to think mommy me time is a fantasy… Mommy Me…

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terrible twos

Tackling Those Terrible Twos or Threes

Ah, the terrible twos (or threes). It is no doubt a challenging stage, both for parent and child. Mainly because of that dreaded, inevitable stage of tantrum throwing, a series of fits, and battles. What makes this stage so “terrible”? Though the phase is affectionately…

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Baby Led Weaning – is this for me?

The debate of the millennial moms, who are about to start feeding solids. Whether to baby feed or do baby led weaning? What is better? What is recommended? What is Baby Led Weaning (BLW)? This is a method of introducing foods that put the control…

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Confession Time: I’m a Cheater…

I have a confession to make… I’m a cheater and I have been for a little while now; a Netflix cheater that is. And it turns out I’m not alone; a recent study found that over a third of Canadian couples (37%) watch a TV show…

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reading with toddlers

Reading with Toddlers & Books They Will Love

Reading is important. We all know that, at any age. Starting young is vital for a number of reasons: language development, imagination, visual stimulation and as well as bonding. Reading with toddlers is a great way to teach and enjoy time together, all while making…

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The Nuna Leaf: Not Just For Babies

By: Codi Lynn Back and forth, back and forth. She is swaying in her Nuna Leaf as I write this out. It’s relaxing for the both of us as the repetitive side to side movements are calm and silent.   Last year when we got…

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Modern Mama_grocery shopping

Cost Saving Grocery Shopping Tips

These days a trip to the grocery store can cost a pretty penny. Which is why we wanted to share some important notes on cutting down on costs, as much as possible, while grocery shopping. Groceries are a basic need, done weekly, and sometimes on…

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meal planning

Meal Planning Made Easy with These Apps

As a busy mom, sometimes finding the time to prepare and plan, let alone actually make all meals, can seem difficult, if not impossible. That’s where meal planning comes in. What is Meal Planning? Meal planning is a way to organize all the meal ideas. The…

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Date Night ideas

A Much Needed Date Night? Try These Suggestions

Sometimes with the busy schedules, work, and taking care of the kids, we forget that we must consciously put effort into spending time with our partners. It happens, and often with the kids being so young. However, an occasional date night is still important. Why are…

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3 Easy Valentine’s Day Toddler Crafts

Valentine’s Day is a great time to hone in on those toddler imaginations and have some creative play. What better way than to do some arts and crafts! I know what you are thinking, it’s hard to find crafts that are very doable with little…

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