Month: December 2010

Sarah Richardson: The Momterview

Have you ever wished you could take some design lessons from a pro? What if the class was free, entertaining, and could be completed in the comfort of your own home? And what if the pro was none other than ultimate designer Sarah Richardson? We’re all in luck, because Sarah 101 begins January 4th on HGTV […] Read more…

So, How Have You Been?

Dear Readers, I’ve been busy spending my precious blogging time catching up on public service announcements and giveaways, so I today I thought I’d just shoot the breeze for a while, and reconnect with you! For starters, we’ve been very successful with Maggie’s potty training, and just to reiterate: I highly recommend bribes. We went with […] Read more…

Momterview Special: Holiday Wish Lists!

In honour of the holiday season, I decided to check in with some of the fantastic women who have been highlighted in my Momterviews this year to find out what they (and their kids) have on their wish lists this year. Tracy Moore “My Christmas list is pretty pathetic. I want slippers. Not the cute little […] Read more…

I Caught Santa…and So Can You!

UPDATE: Congrats to loyal readers Kim, Mary, Tawny, Ashleigh and Anne who will be receiving codes to create their own I Caught Santa photos. Giveaway is now closed. Giveaway open to Canada and US. Can you imagine the look on your children’s faces on Christmas morning when you show them a photo of Santa Claus, […] Read more…

Three “Tucking In” Titles

Confession: I read to four year old Frannie much more often than I read to her two year old sister. Often little Maggie is sitting beside us, listening to the first few pages, but soon losing interest in the intricate plot and wordy pages. Sure, she gets some stories too, but not with the same […] Read more…

Winners: Scholastic Christmas Books and Family Games

Congratulations to the winner of “A Porcupine in a Pine Tree” and “Listen, Said the Donkey” from Scholastic: #80 of 90 Marlene of Calgary, Alberta and also to the winner of Rubik’s Slide and Bubble Talk games: #13 of 119 Kara of Northern Arm, Newfoundland Enjoy your terrific prizes! Read more…

Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Mommy Bloggers!

If you’re a veteran mommy blogger yourself, I’m sure you know more than I do about this topic. However, the vast majority of my friends, family members and coworkers were unfamiliar with the world of mom blogs until discovering (okay, being begged to visit) This Mom Loves. It is for the newbies that I wrote “The Mommy […] Read more…