My Style. Taking Care of Teen Acne

Back to school means getting back into a set routine. Taking care of your skin is not only an amazing healthy habit to get into but it’s also beneficial to you in many ways. Your teen years are usually when you’re the most prone to acne. It’s also a time of great change as you move into high school and your body changes. Acne can have a big impact on a teen’s self esteem. […]

Nighttime Wetting Questions Answered and a GoodNites Giveaway

Returning to school can be full of excitement as well a anxiety for parents and kids. This can also contribute to nighttime bed wetting. To help your family ease your family into better nights, we have answers to a few common questions around your child’s nighttime wettings plus a GoodNites giveaway. […]

September 19th, 2016|Tags: , |16 Comments

Fall Clothes Shopping for Kids – 6 Tips

I am not a fan of shopping, whether for myself or someone else. I’m the type of person who goes into a store and heads right for the underwear section (usually what I end up going into store for most it seems). No straying into other sections. That’s why I need a plan, especially when it comes to shopping for my kids, so I’m sharing a few tips I find useful when fall clothes shopping for the school year. […]

Kids Book Review: The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer…

The Truth About My Unbelievable Summer… Chronicle Books / Raincoast Books By Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud 44 pages age 5-8 […]

Kids Book Review: The Sandwich Thief

The Sandwich Thief Chronicle Books / Raincoast Books By Andre Marois, illustrated by Patrick Doyon 160 pages age 5-8 Graphic Novel […]

Vlog 001: Parenting Experts and Schedueles

Although EverythingMom is often perceived as a blog the content isn’t about day-to-day life raising my kids. I’ve thought about writing this type of content and ideas do get jotted down on lists but then other ideas take over. So instead I’m trying something new. […]

September 29th, 2015|Tags: , |0 Comments

Back to School Friendship Bracelets on the Melissa & Doug Blog

Homework. Sitting in the classroom. Getting up early and going to bed earlier. Yup, back to school is full of change for many parents and kids. My latest post for Melissa & Doug talks about the friendship part of returning to school. […]

Back To School Photo Ready Giveaway

A new school year means new friends, new challenges, and new accomplishments. School photos are a parents’ way of capturing a split second of this moment. Carter’s – Osh Kosh B’Gosh wants to help get your child back to school photo ready. […]

September 8th, 2015|Tags: , |67 Comments

10 Tips to Ease Transitions with Your child

After raising eight children, I’ve been through many important transitional phases. One of the biggest transitions comes at the beginning of the school year. Your child could be getting ready to start at a new school, move to a new classroom or attend a child care centre for the first time. Each child is unique and deals with this time of year differently. It’s important to take these differences into account when preparing for any potential shifts in routine. […]

Marshalls Giveaway for Back to School

I’ve been trying to put this out of my mind, the whole end of summer and ultimately the start of school, but it is just around the corner. From new shoes and a fancy backpack to desk accessories for the homework corner, it’s easy to drop a pretty penny on back to school supplies. Marshalls Canada wants to make it easier. […]