Year Long Skincare with CeraVe


The winters in Montreal are some of the coldest and after months of harsh weather you come to take full advantage of the warm months in the city. This summer my family spent lots of time doing outside activities like playing in the park, visiting our local neighborhood wading pool and taking a two-week vacation to a beautiful cottage. 

The only problem with all this summer fun is that it can be stressful if you have a child that suffers from skin conditions. My three-year-old daughter, Ava, suffers from rashes on the back of her neck and dry skin. I take her skincare routine seriously during the winter months, but in the summer I have to be even more conscious. If I don’t, her skin will become dry and get rashes after being in the sun and water.… [read more]

The Big Book of Symptoms: A-Z Guide to Your Child’s Health #Review


There is nothing harder for a parent when their child is exhibiting signs that something is wrong. This is especially hard for first-time parents because a lot of times the just littlest sign of discomfort in their child can be worrisome. Parents don’t always know what certain symptoms mean either. That’s why the American Academy of Pediatrics has created a new book, The Big Book of Symptoms: A-Z Guide to Your Child’s Health to help parents recognize certain symptoms and health concerns in their children.
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Items To Make Your Family Vacation Perfect This Summer


Fresh off a two week road-trip vacation to Lake George in New York state, I have created a top list of items that made our family vacation perfect. My list includes fun accessories for mom, clothing for kids, toys and other items that will sure to make a family vacation perfect this summer.  

All of the items on my list accompanied us on our vacation, so they have been tried and tested! … [read more]

Books to Teach the Alphabet to Your Young Child


All children need to learn the alphabet at some point in their life, and the sooner, the better! A great way to introduce the alphabet to your child at a young age is to read alphabet books. Not sure where to start? Here are four book titles approved by my three that are perfect for teaching the alphabet to your own child. … [read more]