Archive for September, 2006

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"Little Man The Movie"

This is a movie that every mom should see. Done as a documentary, this movie chronicles the NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) journey of life partners Nicole Conn and Gwen Baba. They struggle to keep the balance between parenting their two-year old daughter Gabrielle and supporting their micro preemie, who is in the hospital, Nicholas. […]

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Sleeping Beauty

Photo sent to me by Vickie…Tks!! You May Also Like: “Double Mohawk” “Blue Eyes” “Flower Girl” “I’ll Keep You Warm” “Are You Looking At Me?” “Playing Panda”

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Bugaboo By Bas Kosters

Bugaboos are very popular. They come in pink, blue, green, yellow, and red. Basically every colour of the rainbow. When you are at the mall you can be sure to see one, if not a few. This is one you will probably never see. There are only 1000 of these bugaboo’s in production. This stroller […]

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Comfy Shoes for On The Go Moms

I have seen these shoes all over and now I want a pair. They are perfect for my hectic lifestyle – no laces to tie!! There is only one problem, I am having a terrible time finding a Canadian company that carries them. I swear they were designed for the on the go mom. Slip […]

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Alberta’s Children’s Hospital Opens!!

Today is a big day in Alberta for families of sick children. Alberta’s Children’s Hospital opened it doors today after 7 years of planning and 3 years of construction. The new Hospital is the first free-standing comprehensive pediatric facility built in Canada in 20 years. “There was an incredible amount of thought that went into […]

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Organics or Not?

The organics awareness has been growing over the last few years. Major grocery chains now have a section of the store for organic products and health food stores are popping up everywhere. Organic farmers are not allowed to use synthetic pesticides or fertilizers. All products sold as “organic” must be certified. Certification includes annual submission […]

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RECALL: Suave Kids Bath Sets Sold at Wal-Mart

About 11,000 Suave Kids Bath Sets sold at Wal-Mart are being recalled. Items in the baths sets contain small parts that pose a choking hazard to young children. Additionally, some of the handles on the carrying case are long enough to pose a strangulation hazard. Also, the plastic carrying case poses a danger of suffocation. […]

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Sip’n Snack

This cup is great! Juice on top, snacks on the bottom. What more do you need? I’m sure it’s been out forever, but I’m new to this sippy cup thing so I just found it. I thought that anyone else who is just starting with the sippy cup may want to check it out. It’s […]

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Too Much Fluoride?

Are our children getting too much fluoride? It is being added to our water and toothpastes are loaded with it. It is alright for adults, but children can get too much, which makes their teeth look spotty and sometimes weaken. Fluoride is a mineral found in nature. There is fluoride in the ocean, in the […]

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Tummy Time!!

Normally babies hate tummy time, but this cute invention may change that. Made in Germany, this unit called the Wingbo allows babies to be on their tummy and swing themselves. From the very beginning wingbo supports the locomotory development, promotes a healthy posture and stimulates mental development. It allows the baby to be active with […]

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2 Girls Missing From Calgary

I don’t usually post information on missing children. This story arrived today by e-mail, it is being carried by most major news papers so… If you have any friends or relatives overseas please forward this on in case anyone has seen these girls. Our thoughts are with this family, we hope that someone is able […]