Dollar Store Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

Need some inexpensive gift ideas? Here are some great Dollars Store Christmas gifts for kids!

With Christmas being less than a month away, the stores are in full Christmas swing and filled with busy shoppers from open to close. I hate Christmas shopping! I do what I can to avoid the mall at all costs. We’re fortunate that our daughter is still young and doesn’t want for much in terms of … [Continue reading]

Sleeping, Outings and Other Tips to Remember During Potty Training

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In case you missed it: Post one: Preparing to Potty Train a Toddler Post two: Potty Training a Toddler in Less Than One Week Like everything else, do what you feel is best for your child when it comes to outings and bedtime (or naps). I chose to keep our daughter in a diaper for naps and … [Continue reading]

Why Fish Are the Perfect Starter Pet for Children

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If you are looking for a first pet for your children that is easy to manage, but can still enthuse them, then you need to seriously think about … [Continue reading]

How to Teach Your Kids About Dental Hygiene

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It’s so important to develop good dental hygiene habits at a young age but as a parent I’m sure you know that’s easier said than done! When it … [Continue reading]

Skateboarding for Kids: Safety Tips for Parents

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Some parents dread the day that their little boy or girl asks for a skateboard or leaves the house in their older sibling’s BMX. There are some sports … [Continue reading]

What to Keep in the Car for a Toddler

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I love my daughter. I feel like I need to get that out there when I discuss her behaviour at times. She is an amazing kid when she’s in situations … [Continue reading]

Potty Train in Less than a Week: Your Step-by-Step Guide

Potty training doesn't have to be so frustrating. Here's how I potty trained my daughter in less than a week! It can work for you, too.

Now that you’re ready with all the supplies and have mentally prepared yourself for what could be an uphill battle, I will share with you the … [Continue reading]

Baby or Career: Which Should You Choose?

Obviously, this is a highly subjective question. However, we need to realize the fact that there are many factors of importance that we simply have to … [Continue reading]

How I Prepared to Potty Train My Toddler

Ready to potty train? How to prepare.

I’ve been thinking about how to approach potty training with my two year old for months. It’s funny, motherhood relies a lot on intuition but potty … [Continue reading]

The Need to Take the Disgust Out of Halloween

Have Halloween Decorations Gone Too Far

Growing up I loved Halloween but not for the regular ''kid'' reasons. I just used to love the excitement, the crafts and the fun movies, which as an … [Continue reading]