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​Is your child addicted to the iPad?

My kids can often be found walking around the house with their iPads or tablets a foot from their face. They pick up their iPad the second they wake up in the morning and they'd play until bed if I let them. They love playing games, watching sports videos on YouTube and taking selfies with…

Erin  

Does your child overeat?

Does your child overeat?

I have two boys and one of them loves to eat. Or overeat, is more like it. If he sees food on his plate, he lowers his head to table-level and shovels it into his little mouth. Even if he's full, he can't resist eating when his brother is eating. If food looks good, or…

Cloud B Stay Asleep Buddies Hedgehog Sleep Trainer $22.47 @ Amazon Canada

I am exhausted after last night - if you need a sleep trainer for the kids, then you're in luck. Right now Amazon Canada has the Cloud B Stay Asleep Buddies Hedgehog Sleep Trainer on sale for $22.47 down from $44.99. Click here to shop @ Amazon.ca now! The Cloud B Stay Asleep Buddies are…

5 Best Products for Colic including New Babocush

There isn't a single person I know who doesn't sympathize with parents or caregivers who, by 'luck of the draw' got a wonderful but collicky baby. We've put together a useful list of 5 baby products that can help soothe a collicky baby. In doing so, hopefully everyone will sleep better. Babocush This one is…

Easily Monitor Your Kids' Wi-Fi Access with Disney Product!

I would love to be able to properly monitor my kids' screen time on their computers and tablets. Some routers have limited and difficult capabilities of turning off Wi-Fi for specific devices but are not nearly as clever as Circle With Disney which you can buy exclusively at Best Buy.ca for $119.99 after saving $10.…

Daycare Tells Parents To Get Off Their Phone!

This image has been bopping around on social media - a notice of a Daycare telling parents to get off their cell phones when dropping off or picking up their children. Here is what the notice says: "You are picking up your child! GET OFF YOUR PHONE!!!! Your child is happy to see you! Are…

Get Paid To Tell Your Parenting Tales @ Yummy Mummy Club

I am still telling the story about that time I blamed the dog for pooping on the floor and found out later that it wasn't the dog. Do you have a funny or touching parenting or birth story to tell? Yummy Mummy Club is paying parents from across Canada to share their Mom and Dad…

New Nest Cam Indoor Security Camera - Is It Worth $200?

Everyone went crazy over this Nest Smart Thermostats recently - but have you heard that they have come out with the new Nest Cam Indoor Security Camera? It is currently on sale at Amazon Canada for $199.97 including shipping and handling down from $249 - but is it worth it to you? Click here to…

Eryn  

A Savings Challenge for Kids

A Savings Challenge for Kids

My son mentioned that he would love to have a $100 bill 'one day'. My daughter wanted to get in on it too. Together, we came up with a plan. Instead of saving their entire allowance ($10 per week over 10 weeks), they could try saving over a longer period of time so they would…

Zazu Sleep Trainer & Nightlight $46.99 @ Zulily

Daylight Saving Time ends soon for most Canadians on Nov. 6th, which means ideally you should be able to sleep in since we set our clocks back an hour, leaving us with an extra hour of sleep! That's good right? Well, not quite - It's no secret that kids are programmed differently from adults. They…

Potty Training Urinal $9 Shipped @ Amazon Marketplace Seller

Are you potty training a little boy? You might need one of these Engaging & Fun Colourful Frog Boys Potty Training Urinals - they even have a whirling target. You can get them via the Amazon Marketplace right now for $8.75 each including shipping. Click here to get the Green Frog Boys Potty Training Urinal…

Car Seat Organizer Now $11 @ Amazon.ca

Where did I put those wipes? Where did that soother go? These are questions that will be of the past! Get your hands on the Diono Stow 'n Go Car Organizer for a whole new level of car seat organization. Today, these nifty items are even on sale for just $11.04 each. Click here to…

Brooke  

DIY After School Routine Clock

DIY After School Routine Clock

So, school has started! How are your after school routines going? It may be hard to keep kids (and parents) on track - so why not make your very own After School Routine Clock? It is a simple procedure, and will make life a lot smoother in the long run. Make a quick trip to…

Teeter Popper for the Child Who Loves Motion $44.99 @ LearningToys.ca

Many kids rock back and forth while seated or standing. Rocking chairs or hanging crow's nests for kids who are seated work well for rocking, but this Teeter Popper can be used standing or seated and is a great toy for kids 3 years & up weighing up to 110 lbs. Click here to view…

PeapodMats - Superior to Any Night Time Bed Wetting Mat, $60 @ ToysRUs

The age old problem of night time accidents can be very difficult to manage if your child wakes up drenched, with the sheets and mattress soaked too. PeapodMats has been designed (and were first seen on the Dragon's Den!) to resolve that problem. PeapodMats can be placed directly onto bed sheets to fully absorb your…