Let There Be Sleep

Let There Be Sleep Sleep has to be the number one problem with babies worldwide. We appear to have an epidemic of non-sleeping babies. If you're baby is not sleeping you are not alone in thinking “what did I do wrong?”, “what did I do to deserve this”, or even thinking “my baby has [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Let There Be Sleep

How to Wean Baby from Pacifier

The pacifier - you either love it, hate it, or both. At times it has been a life saver to you for those fussy baby days, tantrum toddler days, and beyond! It has many names such as "the soother", "the suckle",  "the num-num", In the U.K. we call it a "dummy", but whatever you call it, [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How to Wean Baby from Pacifier

Are Your Bedtime Battles Escalating?

Are Your Bedtime Battles Escalating? If your toddler is between two and three years old it’s quite possible they no longer need a nap. The days of watching your favourite afternoon soap with no interruptions could be coming to an end ): Over the years your toddler has transitioned from two naps, to one [...]

By | June 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Are Your Bedtime Battles Escalating?

Is Working From Home Right For You?

 Is Working From Home Right For You? More and more people are choosing to forego their 9-5 and to balance their work/family life by working from home. Though there are some awesome perks that come with working from home (what's better than being in your pyjamas all day?), it can also be quite challenging - I [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Is Working From Home Right For You?

Rocky Crest Golf Resort – Something for Everyone

Rocky Crest Golf Resort, one of Ontario’s premier lakefront resorts, is located on the shores of magnificent Lake Joseph in beautiful Muskoka; Ontario’s favourite cottage country playground. Rocky Crest Golf Resort is ideal for family vacations, romantic couple’s escapes, golf weekends, spa getaways, destination weddings, and resort conferences. Mother Nature At Its Best [...]

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Busy Moms Quick & Healthy Snack Tips – Part 2

From the moment you wake up, you put others ahead of yourself. You make sure people are fed, dressed, and prepared for the day. You have little hands latching onto you, co-workers asking things of you, and a hungry husband. Who are you? You, are a mom. Life is extremely busy, and fuelling your body [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Busy Moms Quick & Healthy Snack Tips – Part 2

Nanny Vs. Daycare

Trying to decide if your family would benefit more from a nanny or a daycare? Here is the cost and benefit breakdown.   NANNY COST: NANNY BREAKDOWN Live-in Nanny is approximately $1800 per month which would include board which is considered $160 per week. This plan is set out Bi-weekly Tax deducted federal $43.00 Provincial [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Nanny Vs. Daycare

Fun Lunch Ideas for Fussy Toddlers

Whether you are sending them off to preschool with a packed lunch or just trying to find something they will eat at home, planning a delicious and nutritious lunch for your picky toddler can be a chore. Check out the list below for some fun lunch ideas that even the fussiest eaters are sure to gobble up! [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Fun Lunch Ideas for Fussy Toddlers

Eating Healthy for Busy Families

I am a working mom of two awesome kids.  One is six and one is four.  Sometimes I wonder if being a mom gets easier as they grow, or if the difficulties are just shifting.  One thing I know for sure; when I am at home with them all day, life is harder. Stay at [...]

By | January 16th, 2017|Blog, Lindsay Murphy Blog|Comments Off on Eating Healthy for Busy Families

Holiday Alternatives to Gifts

Think outside the box and let others know early how you would appreciate other things over toys! Such as the following: RESP - perhaps they could start one, or make a contribution. Savings account - They could add funds for both birthdays and holidays. Sponsor a child-Teach the meaning of giving back, adopt and sponsor [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Holiday Alternatives to Gifts