13 Most Popular Posts from 2013
In keeping with all of the latest reports we've read on what moms care about (like we needed a report), food and recipes, celebrating special events, preserving memories and education topped your list this year. See what else you liked and loved this year from SavvyMom.
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The 12 Best New Kids’ Books
Everyone needs to read a good children's book from time to time. They remind us of the basics—stuff like telling the truth, being kind to others and the importance of friendship. They're not just about bunnies and birthday parties. Pay attention when you read these 12 Children's Books Everyone Will Love.
33 Terrific Toddler Meals
There is nothing cuter—or pickier—than a toddler. We love them but we don't always love to feed them.
To ease your mealtime pain, we have a wide array of 33 Terrific Toddler Meals to choose from. We're sure you'll find one or two that your picky eater will devour.
9 New Photo Apps
Did you just dump your vacation photos on Facebook and call it a day?
We've got nine simple and fab tools that allow you to take those shots and share them, save them, enhance them and turn your family memories into keepsakes.
Lunchtime Survival Kit
In a lunch rut already? You've got about 6 more months worth of lunches to make this year, so take advantage of our Lunchtime Survival Kit. It's full of tips, picks and recipes for an out-of-the-box kind of lunch.
The Most Impressive App
We're definitely impressed with Impressed—a new app for your iPad from Spoke Technologies that promises to easily organize and catalogue your favourite family pictures. It takes captured memories from your iPad (or iPhone, Facebook, PC, Instagram, Flickr accounts) and almost instantly produces a gorgeous photo book ready to print.
Slow Cooker Meals
Nothing beats coming home to a hot meal all ready to go—except coming home to one that has cooked itself. Toss the ingredients in and walk away—the slow cooker does all the work with these 18 satisfying meals and handy tips that are perfect for the whole family.
7 Ways to Decorate the Kids’ Room
A nursery isn't just a place where babies sleep. This is where babies eat, play and get changed. It's where moms sometimes sit for hours in the middle of the night, holding and rocking and wiping off tears. It's where playdates eventually take place and it's where clothes and toys need to have a home. This list of 7 Ways to Decorate the Kids' Room will get you inspired.
26 Breakfasts Kids Will Eat
Mornings can be torturous enough without a reminder that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But seriously, it is. Take a deep breath and get inspired by the 26 Best Breakfast Recipes for Kids. They might take an extra 30 seconds to make, but the kids will eat them. (Isn't that the goal?) You'll also find tips and suggestions on how to make some ahead of time, and which ones you can freeze or pack for lunch.
6 Amazing Words (for Sports Parents)
We were so happy to see that this wonderfully inspiring message from Savvy Storyteller, That's What She Said, resonated with you as much as it did with us. These six words truly are the most important thing a sports parent could say to their little athlete.
Rally up your budding builders for a LEGO Party! From stackable food and awesome activities to colourful decor and LEGO loot, we've got all the tools needed to build a playful birthday bash.
75 Most Influential Canadian Mom Blogs
To celebrate mom bloggers across Canada, the SavvyMom editorial team worked tirelessly to choose our 75 Most Influential Canadian Mom Blogs for 2013.
So without further ado, here is our list—click away!
9 Simple Ways to Improve Your Family's Diet
We're not saying you need to make big changes to your diet, but sometimes small changes can make a big difference. Here are 9 Simple Ways to Improve Your Family's Diet. Because we know you are always looking for ways to improve.
Jennifer Aniston Sparks Baby Bump Rumours Yet Again
It's no secret that we are a nation infatuated with Jennifer Aniston's ability to get pregnant, which is exactly why we weren't surprised when our fave celeb-obsessed mom blogger, KelliDaisy, had one of the most popular posts of 2013. While she addresses the 100 plus baby bump rumours surrounding our favourite Friend, she chalks it up to a poor choice in outfit.