zoo

Nature Connects Lego Exhibit at the Edmonton Valley Zoo

This summer, you’re invited on an inspirational and moving journey at Nature Connects® presented by Canadian Tire at the Edmonton Valley Zoo! This award-winning exhibition of art made with LEGO® pieces displays the work of acclaimed artist Sean Kenney, whose enormous, ambitious, gravity-defying, and astoundingly…

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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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GPS tracker options for kids

Canadian GPS Tracker Options for Kids

With my kids getting older and allowing them more freedom to go further from home, come concerns about where they are and if they are safe.  Trying to reach them when needed, giving them options to reach me if they need to or feel unsafe…

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spring break

Edmonton Spring Break Activities 2022

We let you know about all the Spring Break Day Camps, now it’s time to round up the other events (and non-events)  happening in our city this Spring Break to keep those “I’m Bored”s at bay. KIDS PLAY SPRING BREAK EXTRAVANGANZA Spring Break Extravanganza will feature 7…

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Sing2

Sing 2 Release & Blu-ray Giveaway

Sing 2 is available on Digital now.  But you can own it on DVD, Blu-Ray and 4K on March 29th, 2022 Synopsis: The new chapter in Illumination’s smash animated franchise arrives with big dreams and spectacular hit songs as the ever-optimistic koala, Buster Moon, and…

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folia

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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day camp

Edmonton Spring Break Day Camps 2022

Kids out of school but you still have to work? Want to get them out of the house for the week? Here is a list of day camps offered around the city this Spring Break. If you know of any more that should be added…

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kids eat free or cheap

Kids Eat Cheap or FREE

Updated as of March 9, 2022 **Be sure to bookmark this page as I will keep it updated as I am made aware of changes or additional restaurants that have free or cheap meals. With the rising prices of EVERYTHING, it has made it even…

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Balancing Work & Homelife

Balancing Work & Homelife After Leave

For the last several months I have been preparing to return to work after an extended leave. I started off hoping to find something that was remote or part-time with the same employer but I have been unsuccessful.  I have had to consider full-time options…

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giving tuesday

Giving Tuesdays – Top Socks Canada

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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