What It Takes to Be a Great Coach

Being a hockey and soccer mom over the last few years has definitely given me some insight into what it takes to be a great (and not-so-great) coach. I’ve seen my two boys thrive under the leadership of a coach who really understood how to get the best from them and encouraged them to take chances, try hard and have fun. I’ve also comforted my youngest son after several practices where his coach continued to yell to the point that my son shut down and didn’t want to try at all. It was truly heartbreaking.

Crazy Little Thing Called Blog

< and hip” (as the aforementioned song goes) to blogging. Give it a try. At the very least you can…

12 Parenting Resolutions to Keep in 2013

Forget weight loss and healthy eating—make a goal this year to break some of these common parenting habits. Find out more.

Snug as a Bug

Just can’t part with those sweet little baby clothes? Kokobaru will preserve them in a cozy, custom, and practical memory quilt. Find out more about this cool Ottawa store.

2015 Starts Here

Welcome, 2015! We can’t wait to set goals and commit to positive changes. But it doesn’t have to be all about you. This year, set family resolutions you can strive for together.

Our Toronto Family Winter Activity Bucket List

It’s a new year and that means a clean slate. Maybe you’re tired of the family logging so much screen time or being stuck indoors, or perhaps this year you resolved to do more things that are creative and unique. Whatever the resolution, there are tons of exciting and original activities in Toronto to broaden everyone’s horizons. So pick one, and commit to enjoying some quality family time and exploring our amazing city.

Our Ottawa Family Winter Activity Bucket List

As we enter 2016, it’s the perfect time to make plans and try something new in the city. Our New Year’s resolution is to be a tourist in our own city and take advantage of all the fantastic family-friendly activities Ottawa has to offer. Here’s what’s on our bucket list this winter.

New Year’s Resolutions Busy Moms Can Actually Live With

Do we even pretend that we’re going to stick with our New Year’s resolutions anymore? The gym membership you didn’t use since last February and the blender collecting dust on your counter say that you know better. So instead of setting more impossible goals for ourselves this year, we resolved to find some rules busy moms can actually live by. Here are some tweaks to make your already rich and fulfilling life even better.

It’s So Simple

Do you ever sneak Jack’s art homework into the grey box while he is busy ripping out the pop up…

Words to Live By

“If you fall out of that tree and break your leg, don’t come running to me!” Those words inside your…

Calgary Birthday Party Services that Come to You

When it comes to creating birthday party bliss, getting the kids out to a venue while juggling food and decorations can be as much of a hassle as trying to plan your own. So why try to take the party elsewhere when it can come to you? Here are some fun fete options to explore that come straight to your door.

Tips for a Fun Easter Scavenger Hunt for All Ages + A Giveaway

Lindt Gold Bunny Prize Pack Contest Rules and Regulations

The following contest is intended for play in Canada only (excluding Quebec) and shall only be construed and evaluated according…

Pia Trinity Necklace from Suetables Contest Rules and Regulations

The following contest is intended for play in Canada only (excluding Quebec) and shall only be construed and evaluated according…