There are two kinds of babies in this world. The first is the kind of baby that you hear about in sleep advice book testimonials where they are described like this: “I put him down on his back and told … MORE

More Miles Bigger Smiles: Sponsored

This contest is closed.  Congratulations to our winner, Jeannie! Before I became a mum, I was not a couponer.  I was not a ‘points collector’.  It was not my thing.  I was just too lazy to do it. Once I … MORE

Get Hands On: Sponsored Post

I love to cook.  Love it.  Growing up, I cooked with my mom and dad and it was always a family adventure.  One of my first cookbooks was the Rupert Bear Cookbook, from which I learned to make Welsh rarebit … MORE

michelle’s favourite things: style

We’re back with the next installment in our style file from Michelle Addison of Michelle Addison Personal Style . This local super stylist is also a mum and truly gets the realities of dressing your best while dealing with small … MORE

I Feel Pretty: Sponsored

Confession: we love make-up.  We love the way it smells, we love the fun little pots and potions and colours and we love that with a few brushstrokes we can totally transform ourselves. Whee! The reality is, however, that generally … MORE

hurry nanny many thanks

Your trusted babysitter supply is running low. You have to travel for business and need someone to handle the nights your partner works late. You just welcomed a new baby and feel like a nanny would make a lot of … MORE

touring the oc in style

After their stint in Disneyland, Harriet and her family were off to the “OC”! Visiting Disneyland this year? Once you’re wrapped in the embrace of The Disney Park, it’s easy to forget that beaches, surfer towns, sunsets, and ocean life … MORE

ten things we learned at disneyland

We recently sent yoyo correspondent Harriet and her husband and 3.5-year-old son Theo on a sponsored trip to Disneyland courtesy of Disney Parks Canada where they explored California Adventure Park. Here are few things they learned on their first trip: … MORE


So much of being an entrepreneur is about doing – keeping things ticking on the business front, managing the tidal wave of email, networking whenever you have a spare minute – but an important part of running your own business … MORE

pep talks giveaway #2: sheryl feinstein

PEP Talks are a new speaker series with the goal of “inspiring great parents” running this spring, with net proceeds going to support the Vancouver International Children’s Festival. PEP (the acronym stands for Parental Educational Program) is bringing high profile … MORE


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