Dietainment – Digging Deeper

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Last week, I shared with you in a blog post a new iniative from Multi-Grain Cheerios that has parents signing a petition to stop harmful messaging to kids about their bodies. While most people equate body image struggles to girls, I wanted to share and explore the topic from a boy's perspective. … [Read more...]

What is “Dietainment” and how you can help stop it

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My boys are suckers for stereotypes. Go ahead, ask them what police officers do? Fight bad guys? Nope, they'll answer 'eat donuts and coffee'. Terrible right? Don't look at me with your pointed fingers either, nothing of the sort has ever come out of my mouth or my husbands, but everytime we drive … [Read more...]

Hush, Little Baby……#BetterForBaby

Yesterday I was on a field trip with my son's class, when one of the dad volunteers spotted a baby across the splash pad. A teacher was chatting with the lady next to her and holding her new baby, and this dad could not resist. "I've got to go see the baby" he announced, and off he went to get a … [Read more...]

What do little boys want to be when they grow up? – Boymoms share!

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  When I was little my male classmates answered the question "what do you want to be when you grow up?" with answers like fireman and policeman, maybe even a doctor, but usually a community helper of some sort. Being Canadian kids, hockey players or other sports heros were popular choices … [Read more...]

Parenting Gift Basket {Giveaway}

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Being a parent is stressful, plain and simple. In fact, it may just be one of the greatest challenges of your life – especially if it’s a first. All of a sudden you are responsible for a new baby and books can only help so much. If it’s not your first, it becomes a balancing act between your new … [Read more...]

Family Travel on a Budget with Jennifer Coburn, Author of We’ll Always Have Paris {Giveaway}

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Last month I had the pleasure and privilege of scoring an early copy of Jennifer Coburn's new book 'We'll Always Have Paris', and believe me when I say, it did not disappoint! In We'll Always Have Paris, Jennifer recounts the tales of travelling all over Europe with her young daughter, as well, … [Read more...]

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