Coco Chiropractic Wellness
First published 2012.06.07 | Vancouver | Health & Wellness
Being a mom requires some serious backbone. So we like to keep our spine feeling sublime with a trip to Coco Chiropractic Wellness.
Dr. Stephanie Bonn, a local mom of three, opened her new family...read more
The List: 10 Allergy Soothers
First published 2012.05.15 | Canada | Health & Wellness
Our kids are perfect. It’s just that when they have runny noses and itchy eyes they don’t always look or feel that way.
To make sure they are at their best, we put together this list of 10...read more
The Truth Behind Healthy Snacks
First published 2012.03.27 | Canada | Food & Drink
Having an arsenal of snacks in your back pocket is essential for busy, on-the-go families.
We checked in with our ‘Friend in Food’, nutrition expert Theresa Albert (DHN & RNCP), to tell us what...read more
Spring in Your Step
Spring Break for Mom
First published 2012.03.22 | Vancouver | Health & Wellness
You successfully planned and executed the family spring break (nicely done). The kids are refreshed and finally back to school, so now it’s time for a mom revival. Refresh your body and soul at...read more
Physical Power Hour
The 60 Minute Kids’ Club Challenge
First published 2012.03.15 | Vancouver | Health & Wellness
SavvyMoms know that exercise is good for kids—essential even. And yet statistics indicate that only 12% of children are getting the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity per day.
Inspired to...read more
The List: 9 Best Diapers
Disposable & Cloth Diapers
First published 2012.02.28 | Canada | The List
Babies’ bums are a wonderful thing. Moms everywhere share a universal obsession with keeping them soft, dry and perfect. We’ve got you and those precious cheeks covered, whether you’re into...read more
Prepared and Protected
Emergency Kit & Mattress Cover
First published 2012.01.26 | Vancouver | House & Home
It’s not glamorous or fun, but moms who are savvy know that safety comes first. So we think about stuff like earthquake preparedness and safe-sleeping protection for our family. And we’re glad to...read more
A New Snack to Pack
Quinoa Snack Crisps
First published 2012.01.12 | Ottawa | Food & Drink
You might not be one to make New Year’s resolutions, but this is the time of year most of us are looking a bit differently at all that candy and chocolate we’ve been accumulating since Halloween....read more
Benourished & Mama Earth
First published 2012.01.12 | Toronto | Health & Wellness
Sometimes to get a fresh start, we need an extra kick where it counts.
No matter how literally we take that—kickboxing classes, running programs, yoga sessions—the reality is that what we...read more
Cadence & Fit FX Studio
First published 2011.09.22 | Vancouver | Health & Wellness
Not all exercise was created equal. That’s why when we need a quick and efficient low-impact cardio workout that burns 600+ calories in less than an hour, we spin. Add the ability to go at your own...read more
Food for Thought
Demystifying Grocery Myths
First published 2011.09.20 | Canada | Food & Drink
The good news is that we’re spoiled for choice in the grocery store these days. The challenge is understanding all the information around those choices.
Apparently, some of the items we buy on a...read more
9 Ways to Refuel
Back-to-School Lunch Recipes
First published 2011.09.19 | Canada | Food & Drink
Now that you have a full arsenal of new breakfast recipes (no need to thank us), we think you’re ready to kick the lunch menu up a notch. For a little more variety in your life (and theirs), we hope...read more
Fill Them Up
Back-to-School Breakfast Recipes
First published 2011.09.13 | Canada | Food & Drink
If your morning routine is working like a well-oiled machine, we salute you and your savviness. Seriously.
If you’re looking for some suggestions that will inspire your kids to eat a healthy meal...read more
Children’s Health Checklist
First published 2011.09.06 | Canada | Health & Wellness
Even kids know the importance of a good foundation (when it comes to building blocks and couch cushion forts, that is). When it comes to starting a new school year, the benefits of having a solid...read more
Safe Surfing Indoors
First published 2011.08.09 | Canada | Health & Wellness
We hear a lot about harmful outdoor rays in the summer, so we lather on the sunscreen and keep hats on at all times. But what about the harmful rays inside the house that we keep hearing about, like...read more
Canadian-Made Allergy Alerts
First published 2011.05.24 | Canada | Health & Wellness
Eventually, we have to let them go—to school, to play dates, and eventually, to sleepover camp. It’s a rite of passage made all the more difficult when you’re dealing with allergies.
Stick with a...read more
Feet (and Face) First
Footworks Relaxology & Spruce Body Lab
First published 2011.05.05 | Vancouver | Health & Wellness
Looking for a savvy tip? Plan a little treat for yourself after a long week.
Here are two new fab finds that will take the edge off (and some dead skin cells), we guarantee.
You know you...read more
The Savvy Five: Hand Creams
Favourite Hand Lotions
First published 2011.02.15 | Canada | The List
Raise your hands if you are ready for some relief.
It’s almost impossible to keep hands supple and satiated this time of year, what with all the dish washing, extreme temperatures and dry air....read more
First published 2011.02.10 | Toronto | Family Life
Your entire family washes their hands incessantly. They’re ingesting acidophilus continually and eating organic judiciously. But no matter how good your plan of attack is against the flu, winter...read more
Healthy Nutrition Tips
First published 2011.01.13 | Calgary | Health & Wellness
Its official, the holiday season is over. We made allowances for the Twelve Days of Christmas (Day 12 was January 5), and the big Ukrainian Christmas feast on January 6. But that’s it—game over. It’s...read more