Mommy & Me

Potty Training: 10 Things I Wish I Knew

Potty training is a process that requires an immense amount of patience and diligence. Keeping your toddler in diapers is convenient, especially for long outings. Although it is tempting to avoid potty training until as long as we can, it is important for your toddlers development, the sense of independence they get from being able to use the… Read More Potty Training: 10 Things I Wish I Knew

Mommy & Me

3 Effective Ways to Ease Toddler Transitions And Prevent Tantrums

Most toddlers have difficulty with transitions (switching from one activity to next). Often times, when a toddler is told that it is time to leave, or it is time to stop playing with a particular toy, it can lead to a major tantrum.  Depending on your toddlers temperament, something that seems like a simple transition,… Read More 3 Effective Ways to Ease Toddler Transitions And Prevent Tantrums

Mommy & Me

Toronto Living: 10 Thrilling Indoor Toddler Attractions

*this post contains affiliate links With the cold winter chill we are experiencing across Toronto, it can be challenging to find stimulating activities to keep toddlers engaged and stimulated. If you live in the city, there are plenty of places to visit throughout winter. Below is a list of 10 thrilling indoor toddler attractions you… Read More Toronto Living: 10 Thrilling Indoor Toddler Attractions

Pregnancy & Birthing

How to Overcome 5 Common Breastfeeding Challenges

Breastfeeding can be painful. Immediately after I gave birth, it felt as though I was in ‘breastfeeding bootcamp’. There was a huge learning curve, for both my baby and I, to establish sucessful breastfeeding. I must admit, if I did not have the support and encouragement from my midwife, husband, and the lactation nurses, I… Read More How to Overcome 5 Common Breastfeeding Challenges