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  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     9 May 2012 1:39 AM

      How do you celebrate Mother's Day now that you are
    we still visit both our mothers as well as my grandmother, but try to do over the whole weekend.. We also make a point of...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     29 Apr 2012 9:25 AM

    Cars fabric?
    PM'ing you! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     29 Apr 2012 1:43 AM

    Cars fabric?
    Has anyone seen Disney Cars fabric on sale in the GTA area? DS just decided he wanted a Cars theme for his birthday in a...

  • Home Life
     23 Apr 2012 10:59 AM

      Re: Need some gazebo advice
    We went with a gazebo, similiar to the ones you posted with the frame out.. At the time we bought it, it was the only...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     18 Apr 2012 11:24 AM

      Re: C-5k- April 1 start...NEW
    So I am way behind everyone.. I'm planning on doing W1D3 today.. I bought a jogging stroller as I wasn't finding the time to go...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     10 Apr 2012 7:56 PM

      Possible upset stomach - wtd?
    My son is older than yours but he had the stomach bug a couple weeks ago.. we stopped any diary. Little sips of liquid at...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     9 Apr 2012 5:53 PM

      Father's Day Toddler Craft Ideas
    I'm getting a dog tag with one of DS drawings engraved.. Did it last year and will do so each Father's day. Not ours but...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Apr 2012 2:49 PM

      Re: Cake pop questions
    I've made cake balls/pops a few times.. I use a double boiler to melt the chocolate and have kept the chocolate over the hot water...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     4 Apr 2012 1:15 PM

      Re: C-5k- April 1 start...NEW
    I'm going to attempt this program as well! I've never really exercised before.. I think the last time I ran was in elementry school! Does...

  • Home Life
     22 Mar 2012 2:23 PM

      Re: How do you fit a tv in a great room?
    Our family room is like that except the wall opposite the fireplace is half wall, half banister.. We didn't want the tv over the fireplace...

  • Craft Corner
     3 Mar 2012 1:10 AM

      Re: Anyone sew bags?
    Very nice! love the fabric. were those from a pattern? ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     1 Mar 2012 2:51 PM

      scheduled c-section
    We are thinking of starting to try for #2. I had a c-section for 1st due to breech baby. A few things I'm wondering about...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     1 Mar 2012 10:32 AM

      Casa vs. kindergarten - how to decide?
    We have some friends that switched their DS from Casa to Kindergartern and said there is a big difference in how much their son seem...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     26 Feb 2012 11:43 PM

    Footprint/handprint art ideas
    I haven't done anything with ceramics but am planning on doing a hand/foot print "picture" with paint each month with DS to make a calendar...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     24 Feb 2012 9:52 AM

      2.5 Year Old Independence and Attention
    My DS is just a bit older and he generally is fine to play independantly at home. I work at home so he will play...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Feb 2012 10:53 PM

      Montessori Materials?
    I've been looking into trying to incorporate some montessori type activities at home. I found this website http://1plus1plus1equals1.blogspot.com/2011/08/montessori-minute-preschoolers-guide-to.html and this has some sample activities with...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     22 Feb 2012 5:06 PM

      Q - car seats in airplanes
    When we travelled to Europe in the summer, they checked for the sticker.. both when we checked in and the air hostess.. the lady at...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Feb 2012 9:25 AM

      Re: Anyone have a costume to sell me?
    If you're open to home made, you can do some sesame street oes pretty easily.. for hallowen DH and I dressed as big bird and...

  • Craft Corner
     9 Feb 2012 11:41 PM

      Re: Anyone sew bags?
    Please do, need some more activity on this thread..haha.. thanks for the compliment ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     7 Feb 2012 4:05 PM

    how to handle possessiveness
    Thanks for the response.. Yes, I talked to him after we got home, and will do so again before the next class. He's already said...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     7 Feb 2012 12:22 PM

    how to handle possessiveness
    DS is about 32 months. He has recently gotten a bit possessive. Some background - He is an only child and is at home with...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Feb 2012 11:14 PM

      PT - How long to stop pooping in Pull up?
    going on for a few months for us.. DS is completely fine with the pee's in the toilet/potty.. but will wait for the pullup for...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     1 Feb 2012 3:20 PM

      Any WAHP out there?
    I work at home part-time. like you said, I didn't want to send DS to daycare after mat leave.. with our commute and types of...

  • Craft Corner
     31 Jan 2012 6:09 PM

      Re: HELP!!!! Sewing troubles
    when that happens i rethread the machine and reinsert the bobbin. also like PP both threads need to be pulled under the foot towards the...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Jan 2012 10:09 PM

      Re: Prescription glasses at Costco?
    I bought my last pair from Costco. I have really bad eyes so have to get the high index lenses. Price was not bad and...

  • Fashion & Style
     25 Jan 2012 2:36 PM

      Re: Guest book ideas?
    We had an Umbra photo tree http://www.umbra.com/ustore/product/fotofalls.store . And had had made little slips of paper with the text "Thoughts for hte bride and groom"...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     22 Jan 2012 11:14 AM

      Preschool Prep Sight Word DVDs
    that's impressive! So was she reading at all before she used the DVDs? My DS is about the same age, knows his alphabet and phonics....

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Jan 2012 10:55 AM

      Re: Direct Buy
    and yes you do have to decide on the spot went you go for their presentation. At least that's how it was around 6 years...

  • Craft Corner
     18 Jan 2012 1:02 AM

      Re: What sewing machine do you have?
    I have a Kenmore, bought in the last 3 years. I'm happy with it so far, most of my sewing is bags, a few pj...

  • Miscellaneous
     17 Jan 2012 12:15 PM

      Re: Has anyone bought a home from Brookfield Homes?
    I haven't bought from but the townhouses behind us are Brookfield. The only thing I know is that they had no delays at all. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     16 Jan 2012 12:37 PM

      Re: Gift help!
    I would see if they have a theme for his room if you are going the growth chart route.. it would be nice to tie...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     10 Jan 2012 1:16 PM

      Daycare waitlists for toddlers?
    We got on a waitlist in July hoping for a spot for my then 2year old by Jan. At that time they thought Nov/Dec they...

  • Miscellaneous
     10 Jan 2012 1:11 PM

      Re: Lug Moped Bag for Travelling Overseas?
    Yeah, I would want a zipper too.. I bought a Cable Car Satchel for my trip to Europe in the summer.. it was great. great...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Jan 2012 4:06 PM

      Re: Anyone appeal property taxes?
    I'm in Ontario and we appealed ours.. it was a new build townhouse and it was assessed incorrectly by a few hundred thousand! We compared...

  • Miscellaneous
     31 Dec 2011 1:59 PM

      Re: Advice needed ASAP!
    Same thing happened to my DH loooong time ago, before we were together.. went out with his then GF and another couple.. after waiting a...

  • Craft Corner
     20 Dec 2011 2:03 PM

      Re: Anyone sew bags?
    Only one is complete and wrapped before I remembered to take a pic. Will take of the next one, need to make the time for...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Dec 2011 12:05 PM

      Re: Melted snowmen cookies - pics
    Going to make these with DS! So cute! What did you use for eyes, nose etc? ...

  • Craft Corner
     19 Dec 2011 11:58 AM

      Re: Anyone sew bags?
    cool! Post pics later if you can, would love to see it. I ended up with a couple last minute bags - simple messenger style...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Dec 2011 8:09 PM

      Re: Spin: ungracious gift receiving
    not exactly about recieving a gift.. but where I used to work we had a co-op student. We do a Kris Kringle exchange every year...

  • Craft Corner
     7 Dec 2011 11:42 PM

      Re: Anyone sew bags?
    Finished up my last purse intended for xmas gifts.. Did these over a couple months This is from the book Carry me. It uses an...

  • Craft Corner
     7 Dec 2011 1:42 PM

      Re: Anyone sew bags?
    Thanks for the links! Originally Posted By: PrincessRena ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Dec 2011 1:24 PM

      Share your LOs holiday crafts here
    oh.. also did a snowmen with rice. just paint snowman with glue and pour rice on it and shake off. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 Dec 2011 1:20 PM

      Share your LOs holiday crafts here
    We did the handprint ornament too.. turned out very nice even though I forgot to orient his hand to the top of the ornament..so we...

  • Craft Corner
     5 Dec 2011 1:50 PM

      Anyone sew bags?
    So I recently got into sewing, particularly bags. Thought I would see if there are others who have a similiar interest and would like to...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Nov 2011 8:40 AM

      Re: Christmas - family time..
    We do Christmas Eve with DH's extend side (parents, aunts, uncles etc). Christmas morning is for just us. Christmas late afternoon we go to celebrate...

  • Miscellaneous
     22 Nov 2011 4:38 PM

      Re: Another "what gift" post, this tmie for tweens!
    I have 3 tween girls to buy for. This time we have bought them a sweater dress each along with a handstamped rectangular pendant with...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     17 Nov 2011 8:11 AM

    oohmoon illustrations
    thanks... I just found it a couple days ago, thought someone here may have posted it, but maybe I found about it somewwhere else.. wish...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     16 Nov 2011 12:49 PM

    oohmoon illustrations
    not sure where I heard about this but http://oohmoon.com/ is posting a free illustration every day for download.. the last 3 days have been based...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Oct 2011 1:23 PM

      Using Ikea Hemnes dresser for change table?
    We did, the smaller one. I loved it, a bit higher than a change table which I preferred. It's quite sturdy. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     15 Sep 2011 6:35 PM

      Gift Ideas for a 3 and 5 year old boy
    workbench? - http://www.amazon.com/Black-Decker-Junior-Play-Workbench/dp/B0010S4C5U Thats what I'm planning for my 2.5 year old. ...

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