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Category: Summer Holidays

Minimalist Travelling With Kids

April 26, 2019

  Mommy Connections Alumni, Bronwyn Hannelas, shares how she packed for a One-week trip, with 1 Baby, 1 pre-schooler and NO checked luggage.     For March Break our family of four flew to Vancouver for a week.  We spent…

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Kids Hair Cuts at Beaners from baby to beyond!

February 20, 2018

If you haven't heard of Beaners, they are a Canadian owned hair salon specializing in kids hair cuts and will do tweens and adults too.  Little kids have the opportunity to sit in a fun car (Jeep, fire engine, etc)…

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Peekaboo Beans and PM Trudeau!

July 12, 2017

As a Canadian business owner, I am so proud to see a fellow Canadian business expanding and growing.  Our Brand Partners at Peekaboo Beans have been all over the news recently as the Trudeau Child wore Peekaboo Clothes during all…

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Helmet Fit Safety Check

July 7, 2017

Our friends at Pedalheads® love seeing all the fun and colourful helmets and bikes that children arrive at their camps and classes with. However, a helmet and bike that fit properly are most important to ensure biking success and enjoyment.…

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Review: Brica Stroller Canopy

July 6, 2017

We live in Toronto and therefore spend a lot of time walking around our neighbourhood and we also (like most Canadians) live for the summer. As much as we love the summer, we know how important it is to protect…

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8 Things Your Child Needs to Know Before Sleepaway Camp

July 6, 2017

Are you sending your child off to camp this summer? The feelings of excitement can be overshadowed by feelings of anxiety at the thought of all the things they may be unprepared for. To make sure your child - and…

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Essential Clothing Tips To Keep Baby Cool in the Summer Heat

June 28, 2017

Summer heat is generally something we all love. After the cold and bleak winter, a bit of sunshine is just the right medicine to help us feel good. But too much heat can also have its bad consequences, especially for…

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Review: 3D two Double Convenience Stroller

August 1, 2016

We have had so many moms ask us for our expert advice on umbrella travel strollers.  For families that are flying or taking long road trips in jammed vehicles, an umbrella stroller is a must.  We talked to our friends…

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Tips for Travelling with Children

May 4, 2015

Summer holidays are approaching and here are some tips for travelling with babies and toddlers whether you are planning a week at the camp site or a plane ride to visit family. Flying? Arrive early! Give yourself plenty of time to get…

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10 Tips for Keeping Bugs Away from Your Picnic Lunch

July 16, 2013

Guest Post by: Part-Time-Nanny As the weather warms up and the days get longer, the idea of al fresco dining becomes more and more appealing. When those pleasant daydreams become a reality, nothing foils the pretty picture as quickly as…

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