Giving thanks to mother nature

Thanksgiving Day is a holiday to give thanks for the blessings in one's life, particularly the harvest.

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A fairy good time

As parents we get bogged down with all of our “Things to do lists” and we kind of forget how to enjoy the small moments….

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How to have a ‘happy little sleeper’

 If you are struggling with sleep with your Baby/Toddler, I would suggest you check out this great tips from Amanda at Happy Little Sleepers.

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Healthy fun for the whole family on May 1

Head to your local YMCA on Sunday, May 1 for YMCA Healthy Kids Day, a free community event, created to show kids and families how simple daily actions can make a huge impact.   

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Be motivated, join a weight loss support group

Every six weeks I pay into a pool to help me lose weight, it keeps me motivated and I have peer support from other mothers who are struggling just like me. 

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Transition tips

In my last blog entry I had said it was really hard transitioning my second child from being with me all day to leaving her with her Grandmother when I returned to work. 

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Y Breakfast for Peace features anti-bullying advocate

Anti-bullying advocate, Kirk Smalley will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 YMCA Community Breakfast for Peace taking place on Wednesday, November 19 at The Oakville Conference Centre. 

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Gluten free but not good taste free

This recipe is quick and easy and makes delicious pancakes that are gluten free.

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