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Tide Loads of Hope Arrives in High River, AB #LoadsofHope

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The Tide’s Loads of Hope mobile has just arrived in High River to provide free full service laundry to all relief workers, families or individuals affected by the recent floods. The truck is outfitted with 32 energy-efficient washers and dryers and can do up to 300+ loads a day. This service is available to all Continue reading →

#Giveaway: Get Your ‘Spring Clean’ On with Gain

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Seven months of winter just passed here in Edmonton. Seven. Long. Months. I love spring cleaning. My husband will argue (and he would be right) that it is the only type of cleaning I get excited over. Spring cleaning marks the start of a new chapter. Out with the old, in with the new. Bye Continue reading →

Celebrate #MonthofMom with Me (#PGMom) #sponsored


During the month of May, Procter & Gamble is hosting the 30-Day #MonthOfMom Photo Challenge and I’ve decided to take part for a couple of reasons. The first reason is that I’ve always wanted to try a photo challenge and I usually don’t find out about them until 1/2 way through, then it is too Continue reading →

What We Do When No One Is Looking! #LEGODUPLOplay


A little background music can help children sing along, build and play while they learn simple things like colors, stacking, letters and role play. A 2011 study of parents with children age 1‐5 Years reveals that among children that listen to music during playtime: 55% of children are happier when music is coupled with play; Continue reading →

Vidal Sassoon’s New Pro Series #PGMom

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Did you know that it has been 50 years since Vidal Sassoon transformed how women wear and care for their hair? And now they are doing it again. Pro Series by Vidal Sassoon is hitting the shelves this month with a whole line of hair colour, care and styling products. Winters in Edmonton are cold Continue reading →

Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Disney Junior #DisneyJuniorMom


We began celebrating Valentine’s day with both of our girls since their first holiday. They may not have understood what was happening, but the cards, television shows, love, and hugs were aplenty in our house from the start. Our girls have been using their craft supplies to make pretend cards to us and each other Continue reading →

Sharing LEGO DUPLO with Friends #LEGODUPLOplay


I made the mistake of telling our girls on the Monday before that we would be throwing a LEGO DUPLO party on the Sunday and inviting some of their friends. I spent the next five mornings answering the question, “Mom, is today Sunday?” LEGO DUPLO was kind enough to send us a party pack filled Continue reading →

Remembering Family Vacations #LMDConnector

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Since our return from Cuba, we have been planning a Cuban-inspired night together as a family. Planning a special night filled with food and activities is a great way to celebrate and extend your vacation. The Food One way to relive a memorable vacation is by planning a dinner with foods that are customarily served Continue reading →

January at Disney Junior #DisneyJuniorMom


This month is shaping up to be loads of fun for princess-lovers everywhere. It seems lately when I ask my oldest what she wants to watch, the word ‘princess’ is always part of her response. Disney Junior is kicking off the new year right and this month on Disney Junior is packed with princesses. Check Continue reading →

Holiday Fun with Disney Junior #DisneyJuniorMom


One of my favorite things leading up to Christmas is all of the different shows on TV. Most television series run holiday themed shows, old favorite movies are aired and new holiday shows pop up. Disney Junior is going to have a lot of shows to entertain your little ones until Santa comes bearing gifts. Continue reading →

A Fit With Procter & Gamble #PGMom

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Looking over last month’s posts (or lack of), I am suddenly struck with just how busy the month has been both at work and with our family. Busy in a good way, but still busy. The people at Proctor & Gamble understand that as parents, life gets out of control some times, and flies by Continue reading →