Caitlin McCormack


Caitlin McCormack is a Toronto-based freelance writer and mom of two rambunctious boys. When she's not busy in front of the computer, you can find her at the park or tackling DIY projects on her century-old fixer-upper.

The Santa Talk Truth - SavvyMom

When Is the Right Time for the Santa Talk?

By Caitlin McCormack / December 14, 2023

Is it time? Are they ready? Are YOU?! When is the right time to have the Santa talk? And tips to keep the holiday magic alive…

Eczema in Kids

What Parents Need to Know About Raising Kids with Eczema

By Caitlin McCormack / May 14, 2023

A dermatologist can provide a proper diagnosis and individual treatment for kids with eczema. And here’s more helpful information.

Tips for Successfully Camping with Kids - SavvyMom

Tips for Successfully Camping with Kids

By Caitlin McCormack / May 11, 2023

Our family has camped since my oldest was four and my youngest was one. Here are the things we’ve found key to successfully camping with kids.

Best Watches for Kids Learning to Tell Time - SavvyMom

Best Watches for Kids Learning to Tell Time

By Caitlin McCormack / January 22, 2023

No matter what kind of watch you’re looking for (or your budget), this list of watches for kids will have one to suit your kiddo.

Books About Puberty for Boys - SavvyMom

Books About Puberty for Boys

By Caitlin McCormack / January 17, 2023

There are many books about puberty for boys covering the science behind pubertal changes to other body-related topics like consent and gender identity.

Holiday Gifts Under $50 - SavvyMom

Ideas for Kids’ Holiday Gifts Under $50

By Caitlin McCormack / December 13, 2022

Whether you’ve got room left in the budget or trying to keep expenses down this year, these ideas for holiday gifts under $50 will fill all the space under the tree.

Tips for Organizing Family Photos - SavvyMom

Organizing Photos? Don’t Make These Mistakes

By Caitlin McCormack / November 29, 2022

The joy of photography and the memories you’ve captured can become an overwhelming burden. But, it doesn’t have to! Here are some tips for organizing photos.

Non-Chocolate Advent Calendars - SavvyMom

Awesome Non-Chocolate Advent Calendars

By Caitlin McCormack / November 15, 2022

In the hunt for fun options, I discovered these picks and wanted to share in case I’m not the only parent looking for non-chocolate advent calendars.

Picky Eating or Eating Disorder: ARFID - SavvyMom

ARFID: When Picky Eating Becomes an Eating Disorder

By Caitlin McCormack / September 20, 2022

There is a line between where “normal” picky eating ends and an eating disorder you’ve probably never heard of begins. It’s called ARFID.

What to Do About Enuresis aka Bedwetting - SavvyMom

Everything You Need to Know About Enuresis aka Bedwetting

By Caitlin McCormack / September 20, 2022

Ahhh, Enuresis. Otherwise known as bedwetting. What is considered normal when it comes to nighttime bladder control? And how can we help?