Brightening Dreary Days with a Kinder Surprise #KinderMom

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Boredom runs rampant in my home when the weather isn’t nice. The kids fight over the computer and about what they can watch on television. They move from toy to toy and complain about there being nothing to do. I try to engage them in a board game or a movie, but eventually I just […]

Halloween Tricks and Treats for Healthy Teeth


Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins! This Hallows’ Eve while wicked witches are brewing their cauldrons, and zombies are creeping through the night, we suspect that you and your kids will be chanting “trick or treat!?” With all the candy enjoyed this Halloween, it’s important to take care of those pearly whites. Luckily with the […]

Apple Mango Smoothies to Start the Day #‎ONatural‬

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Most mornings I jump out of bed, wake the kids and dive right into the tasks for the day. Lunches are made, backpacks are packed, hair and teeth get brushed (and mine too if I find the time) and the kids and I walk to school, time allowing. I don’t even think about having breakfast […]

Pamper Your Loved Ones with Schick Holiday Packs

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The holidays are coming and I’m thinking about what I’m going to be giving this year. My children are getting older and one of them is in a serious relationship, which means we have welcomed another member into our family. My nieces and nephews are starting to have children of their own and on the […]

Dempster’s Introduces Limited Edition Apple Pie Bagels

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The smell of apple pie brings me warm memories of my Grandparents. My Grandmother made the best apple pie. Her crust was homemade and it was the lightest and flakiest pie crust I’ve ever had, and the pie filling was delicious. I have never found another apple pie like it and I don’t expect I […]

Join the #WalmartMomoftheYear Twitter Party Nov. 4th 8pm ET

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Moms play a special role in their children’s lives. They nurture their children from the moment they are conceived and throughout their lives they play many different roles: caregiver, disciplinarian, protector, chauffeur, cook, personal shopper and housekeeper. They’re not all glamorous jobs but they are all important roles that shape our children. In honour of […]

Your Used Electronics Could Be Haunting You #WhereAreYoursHiding


There are relics hiding all over my house. An old computer tower sits at the base of the computer desk. A broken laptop rests on my bedroom bookshelf. An unused monitor is on the shelf in my closet, and there are old cell phones in the cabinet. Those are the unused electronics that I can […]

Win a Laugh & Learn Puppy’s Smart Stages Train #fpsmartstages

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As a Mom of four children who have 15 years between the first and the last, I have seen my share of toys come into our house. Some have stood the test of time and lasted through all of the children, while others had shorter life spans. One thing that has always been true is […]