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Genius - Summer Infant Pop N Sit Booster Now $43 @ Sears.ca

Here it is. The best. invention. ever. The Summer Infant Pop N Sit Portable Booster is going to be your new best friend whether you camp a lot or even just visit the in-laws a lot. This genius item is on sale for $42.49 at Sears.ca right now - and most other Canadian retailers are…

Eryn  

DIY Lunchables Hack

DIY Lunchables Hack

Get a jump on the back to school rush by pre-planning your lunch ideas for the kids. Kids quickly tire of sandwiches and parents get tired of making them. It's easier to make these home made lunchables than to make sandwiches and your kids will have fun getting involved, too. An easy solution is 'DIY…

Boredom Busters! 50% Off 'Things To Do' @ Groupon Canada

Groupon Canada has a new deal out for today only, for new Groupon customers only. For an Edmonton, Alberta location for example, I see a variety of activities that a person can use the coupon code to redeem 50% off of the current offer. There is a table top cafe where you can play games…

10% off with Code @ West Coast Kids

West Coast Kids is a fabulous, Canadian, store for baby and kid essentials. This weekend, they're joining in the celebration by offering 10% off regular price items sitewide (with a few exclusions... of course!). Just enter the code WCK-CANADA at checkout. Click here to shop @ West Coast Kids now So, here's the catch: the…

Child with Down Syndrome Not Invited To Birthday Party

CTV News recently reported that one mother whose son has Down Syndrome, had written 'an emotional letter' through Facebook media. This letter was directed to another mother, whose son invited all 22 students in his classroom to his birthday party - except for her son. Initially I envisioned an angry mother - upset, distraught and…

Whooping Cough And Vaccinations In Canada - What About Baby Isabelle?

All moms share ultimately one underlying concern - We all want our kids to be healthy. This is one thing that we moms can all agree with! The one thing we can't all agree on is whether or not to immunize our own children. Those who choose not to vaccinate their children seem to feel…

5 Fun & Free Summer Activities To Beat The Heat

I am thankful that winter is gone, and our spring quickly passed into summer. Summer is my favourite time of year because everyone seems to be so happy and friendly. It can also be stressful though, because we try to do so many activities with our kids which can be costly to say the least.…

Customized Temp. Tattoos, Stickers, Labels For Kids, & More, From $9.99 USD! Exclusive Bargainmoose Free Shipping Code @ StickerYou!

If you're looking for a place to create customized labels and temp. tattoos, then StickerYou is an online creation studio that you will love! The interface is really easy to use, both in searching for what you need and in the creation of your customized product. The variety of labels and products that you can…

Has Your Child Been Getting Enough Sleep?

In a recent article in CBC news, the age-old topic, "How much sleep should my child be getting' is answered in a short table graph format, thanks to a panel of experts and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Wendy Hall, UBC sleep specialist and nursing professors is the only Canadian on the 13-member panel…

Should Dads Be Allowed To Stay Overnight On Labour Wards In Canada?

The Hot Topic now over at our sister website, Playpennies in the UK, is: Hospital Lets Dads Stay Overnight On The Labour Wards This will be an interesting topic for our readers, too. From the comments arising on Playpennies from their readers it seems that most feel it should be a given - family is…

Best Baby Bag - Ever! Kushies Baby My Bag Now $49 @ Walmart.ca

Previously we had told you guys about the Pink Kushies Baby My Bag that went on sale at Walmart.ca for half-price. That one has long sold out, but lots of you were hoping for a blue version - and here it is! The Kushies Baby My Bag in Brown and Blue is on sale from…

Brooke  

Is Your Family "Sun-Safe"?

Is Your Family "Sun-Safe"?

For the first time in twenty years, Canada's Sun Safety Guidelines have been updated and changed. This leaves the question - are we taking the proper precautions when it comes to sun burn and skin cancer for our kids and ourselves? Changes have been made as to when you should totally avoid the sun, and…

Website Provides Public List of Parents Who Don't Pay Support?!

I didn't know this was a thing - but it appears that Ontario parents who fail to pay child support and disappear, end up featured on the Good Parents Pay (a Government website). In order to get on that list, the parent must not have paid their child support for at least 6 months consecutively.…

Edmonton Dad Catches Man Filming Son In Public Washroom, Child Porn Charges Laid

How far would you go if you had an unsettling feeling that a stranger had filmed a video recording of your child (as they urinated) in a public washroom, and you were close enough to confront them right after it happened? One Edmonton man found out exactly how far he would go this past Sunday…

$40 Seat Selection Fee On Flight Fare—Not Fair?

Edited to update: Thanks to one of our eagle eyed Bargainmoose readers for pointing out that this story we posted has had an excellent outcome after all, due to the outcry from parents across Canada! In a CBC News article, it states that Air Canada has since revised their policy. Air Canada has stated that…