Promising Young Woman

Focus Features: Promising Young Woman Review

I was gifted a copy of Promising Young Woman to review. All opinions are my own. TRIGGER WARNING: This movie could be a possible trigger warning for rape or sexual abuse survivors, even though the movie does not show the rape. Synopsis From visionary director,…

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Gandy Installations

Household Maintenance: Cleaning Dryer Vents and HVAC Systems

Disclaimer: I was provided with duct cleaning services in exchange for a review. As always, my opinions are my own and I pride myself on providing honest and practical reviews to fellow parents. In the 13 years that we have lived in our house we…

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First Aid Hero

Small Business Sunday With First Aid Hero

This is a very challenging and pivotal time for so many people and so many small businesses.  We love supporting local and wanted to do our part in showcasing some fantastic small businesses. . . This week we are speaking with Jessica Powell, she is…

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Halloween

5 Socially Distanced Halloween Ideas

Like everything else in 2020, Halloween is going to look quite a bit different this year. I have put together a list of 5 fun socially distanced Halloween activities to do with your family this year! Dr. Hinshaw has just announced that she has no…

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Masks

Masks for Back to School 2020/2021

With back to school in full swing, and masks being mandatory for grades 4 through 12, I thought it would be great to feature a few local mask makers from the Edmonton area. We all know that wearing masks isn’t the funnest thing, but if…

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Masks

Small Business Sunday with ABCD Masks

We are all in the middle of practicing physical distancing, and while this time is very challenging for everyone right now, it is especially difficult for small businesses. Small businesses are the backbone of our economy and we need to support them however we can,…

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Sexual Harassment Word Graphic

What To Do About Sexual Harassment At School

I would love to be able to say that its rare to meet a woman that has never had a man make an inappropriate comment or treat her differently because of her gender. I am hopeful that things like #MeToo and TimesUp will make a…

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Guest Blogger: Patricia Shepherd, Car Seat Educator

We welcome guest blogger Patricia Shepherd to talk about car seats. She is a CPST and BCAA Car Seat Educator. Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC) is a national organization that certifies Child Passenger Safety Technicians (CPSTs). There are over 2100 techs across Canada,…

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5 Safety Tips for Beach and Resort Family Travel

You have dreamt of taking a beach vacation with kids since the first time you saw your neighbor’s family photos on Facebook. The photos featured her beautiful family standing on a pristine, white sand beach. The family was dressed in white, and the ocean was…

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