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Plan a Healthy Birthday Party for Your Child with Tips from Earth’s Best

I love planning birthday parties for my boys but when it comes to the usual party snacks, I’m always looking for new options. From chips to pop to sugary cakes, birthday treats are fun but they’re sure not very healthy. Earth’s Best is helping to change that, though! With a few changes to the usual …

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Anna’s Budget Tips-Have a Super Spooky Halloween on a Budget

There’s a chill in the air and the leaves are starting to change in many parts of the country. You can almost hear the witches cackling, ghosts wailing and skeleton bones rattling…Halloween is just around the corner! Because Halloween is only the beginning of the holiday season, it’s easy to go overboard on spending – …

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Share a Photo of Your Favourite Halloween and Win $2000 of Chocolate from Nestle Canada #FavouriteHalloween

I believe that any holiday is an excuse to celebrate and Halloween is one of my very favourite occasions for enjoying some family fun. Carving pumpkins, making decorations, choosing the perfect treat for trick-or-treaters…there’s so much potential for fun. That’s why each year we set up an elaborate display of Halloween decorations to help spread …

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Check Out the New Dodge Grand Caravan and Enter to Win with UrbanMoms

Cook, chauffeur, personal shopper, nurse, coach…at some point, all these careers are managed by one very busy individual and to her kids, she’ll always just be known as Mom. Whether you’re a working professional or a stay-at-home parent to your children, chances are good that you’re very, very busy. And of course, with school in …

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Save Money and Headaches this Halloween-Organize a Costume Swap on National Costume Swap Day!

The kids are back in school. Your schedule is almost all yours for at least a few hours every day. Coffee is sipped while still hot. Life is good. Then…you have visions of Halloween. Before you start to panic thinking up ways to distract your 7-year-old long enough to keep her away from the Monster …

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Cheer on Team Canada with General Mills Cheer Gear #LMDConnector

It’s that time again…the time to cheer on Canada’s best athletes as they compete in the Summer Olympics! I love showing my pride for my country and to help people celebrate Canada in style, General Mills is currently running its incredibly popular Cheer Gear promotion! By purchasing specially marked General Mills cereal, granola bars and …

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Happy Canada Day-Pampers O Canada, Baby! Anthem #OCanadaBaby

Happy 145th Birthday, Canada! As you relax on your stat holiday, why not enjoy this super cute version of the Pampers #OCanadaBaby anthem that debuted on Canada Day! And remember, there’s still time to upload a video of your own little superstar! The final version of the national anthem will be released for the 2012 …

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Thirteen Easy Ways to Get Your Family to Go Green

With Earth Day just behind us, there’s no better time to sit down with your family and pop in the Discovery Channel’s breathtaking documentary Planet Earth. It follows fascinating, breathtaking and intimate views of animals and the natural beauty that our earth has to offer. While watching is probably the best part, these documentaries should …

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Kinder Canada and Children’s Miracle Network-Sharing Joy Among Canadian Families #KinderMom

It’s almost Easter and while my children’s heads are full of thoughts of the Easter Bunny and chocolate eggs, my thoughts are more of how lucky I am to have my two happy, healthy boys. I know not everyone is so lucky and that’s why I wanted to think of a way that I could …

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Lysol Mission for Health: Dedicated to Healthy Families and Healthy Communities

I’m a born-and-raised Saskatchewan girl and spending my life on the prairies has given me a pretty strong immune system. My boys seem to have inherited the same hearty genes as me and it’s pretty rare that they get sick. But when they do…they really get sick! Their latest illness was stomach flu and for …

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