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 6 Feb 2006
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  • New Moms - The First Year
     3 Jul 2012 10:52 PM

      Panicking about newborn and toddler
    Yup - I'm in the middle of it now too. DS will no longer nap out and about se we are home for his 2...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     1 May 2012 9:57 PM

      Mom Jeans
    I have a pair of fidelity jeans that are a higher rise that I really like. I too have packed away my low rise jeans...

  • Recipe Swap
     28 Apr 2012 10:31 PM

      Potato Salad Recipies Please
    I really like this one from AllRecipes.com http://allrecipes.com/recipe/the-best-potato-salad/detail.aspx ...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Apr 2012 3:57 PM

      Re: Laser hair removal
    I had my bikini line done about 4 years ago or so. You can buy a topical numbing cream at the drug store called emla...

  • Miscellaneous
     15 Apr 2012 4:26 PM

      Re: Did anyone get Garth tixs for Stampede?
    I thought I read in one of the articles in the Herald that Ticketmaster said there was no pre-sale tickets to ensure everyone had a...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     15 Apr 2012 11:52 AM

    Kids digital cameras?
    I think we saw them at Walmart in Calgary. Maybe try there? ...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     13 Apr 2012 12:49 AM

      Re: Cramps while running
    I think I remember my running room instructor saying to lift the arm of the side that has the cramp above your head. Worth a...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Apr 2012 11:31 AM

      Re: How much do you pay for your gym membership?
    My DH goes to a crossfit and it's 189 per month. I know it's kind of like personal training in a small group but this...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     11 Apr 2012 1:05 PM

      What makes a great diaper bag?
    Something light too. I had a Matt and Nat leather diaper bag with my DD and and it was so heavy. My new one is...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     5 Apr 2012 9:07 PM

      cding while working fulltime?
    I did with my DD. We bought about 4 wet bags and would pack them on Sunday night. Each day we would bring a new...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Apr 2012 3:31 PM

      Re: Shoes for a mom
    I really like the naturlizer ones too but you probably can't wear socks with them. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     2 Apr 2012 3:25 PM

      will "100% need braces" - finger sucking related
    I took DD to the dentist for the first time a few months ago and he suggested that she stop sucking her thumb asap. He...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     31 Mar 2012 9:53 PM

      limiting how much my toddler eats???
    I have a biiger DD too - she'll be 3 in July and weighs about 33 lbs. She has a very healthy appetite but like...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     31 Mar 2012 9:30 PM

    Sptting up solids
    My DS has always been a very heavy puker. It's seems to be getting worse to me but I'm sure this is just because he...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Mar 2012 12:10 AM

      Switching to milk - how does it work when out?
    I bought a thermos and an insulated lunch bag with an ice pack. This worked for all of our outings. I just poured the milk...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     16 Mar 2012 10:50 PM

      SPIN - Anyone else's 3yo not going to preschool?
    It's so funny posted this! I just said to DH that we need to figure out our daycare situation for Sept. I'm currently home on...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Mar 2012 1:53 PM

      Egg ideas!
    You can do an easy quiche. Put a circle of bread in the bottom of a muffin tin and then top it with egg, spinach...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Mar 2012 5:05 PM

      Re: Live with Kelly is Coming to Banff!
    When they were in PEI a few years back I put in a ticket request and 'won'. I live in Calgary so my mother and...

  • Money Matters
     2 Mar 2012 6:13 PM

      Re: What does your financial advisor do for you?
    I too would be interested in a recommendation of someone in Calgary. This is what I've been looking for but so far we've only met...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     28 Feb 2012 10:29 AM

      My baby monitor stopped working. HELP!
    I think I have a camera that you can have. I dropped the parent unit and broke the video so it's been useless to us...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Feb 2012 6:58 PM

      Re: Recommend your favorite brand of jeans
    I love my Seven for all Mankind jeans. I'm currently wearing a pair of Fidelity jeans and really liking them. They were purchased a size...

  • Money Matters
     15 Feb 2012 9:48 PM

      Re: HLC Insurance
    ugh - we've already signed everything and first payment comes out on Friday.... Any idea what we can expect - if anything? ...

  • Money Matters
     15 Feb 2012 9:37 PM

      Re: HLC Insurance
    Great! Yes, HLC is Home Loans Canada. We have a first line mortgage (somehow connected to CIBC I think) and the insurance is for high...

  • Money Matters
     15 Feb 2012 9:28 PM

      HLC Insurance
    At the time we purchased our home (5 years ago) we didn't have enough of a down payment for a conventional mortgage so we needed...

  • Health, Diet & Fitness
     15 Feb 2012 2:43 PM

      Sugar Addict
    I think I have a big problem with sugar. I have always had a sweet tooth but I think it`s gotten out of control. I...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Feb 2012 12:26 AM

      what do you love most about breastfeeding?
    I love when he unlatches and smiles up at me until I look at him and smile back and then he opens wide and latched...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     13 Feb 2012 11:32 AM

      Help me figure this out - sleep in a 4.5 month old
    I loosely followed what Sleep Easy recommends for sleep and it worked for DD so I re-read the book for DS just a few weeks...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     12 Feb 2012 11:36 AM

      Cold Meds for 21m old?
    I'm not sure on dosing but did you try vicks on his feet? It has worked for DD in the past. DD coughed for a...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Feb 2012 11:30 AM

      Re: After a really bad experience...
    This is insane! I can't believe this happened to you. Were your drinks left alone or do you think somoene working at the bar did...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2012 3:44 PM

    Uppababy Question
    It does come off (the 2009 one anyway) - I took it off once to wash it. How I did it though, I'm not too...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     15 Jan 2012 12:58 PM

      I need sleep help
    My DD had the soother issue and we are now currenlty suffering with my DS. My solution with my DD was just to take it...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Jan 2012 10:22 PM

      Where to buy Gentian Violet?
    I bought it at Shopper's Drug mart. I think they had to bring it in from another store in the city though so I waited...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     2 Jan 2012 4:54 PM

    Video monitor - Monitor lost
    We have this monitor too and I dropped the handheld part and broke the screen. When I called to try and get another one they...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     15 Dec 2011 4:30 PM

      DHP Christmas gift
    I'm doing a lululemon gift certificate. Our DHP seems to wear these clothes quite a bit. ...

  • Money Matters
     13 Dec 2011 10:57 PM

    Re: Mortgage Renewal Term - WWYD
    are you going to buy again? If so, most mortgages are portable so it wouldn't matter what term you choose. If you have to borrow...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     11 Dec 2011 7:43 PM

      Daycare vs. Nanny
    We went with a day home for DD and it has been great. We are debating a live in nanny for DD and DS when...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Dec 2011 8:51 PM

      Diary and or Gluten allergies tips and tricks!?
    My DS spits up a LOT and my MW recommeded eliminating dairy and nuts. She said it would take about a week to notice a...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Dec 2011 6:26 PM

      Congested babe and some relief?
    I know you said you wanted to lay off the booger sucking but have you tried the Hydrasense Nasal Aspirator? This thing works soooo well....

  • New Moms - The First Year
     9 Dec 2011 11:03 AM

      taking 10 month old to cuba?
    We took DD to the Dominican Republic when she was 9 months. We had no issues at all either. ...

  • Money Matters
     1 Dec 2011 4:52 PM

      Re: Mortgage Rate - Good or not
    thanks for all the info. we ended up with 3.05 for 4 years. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     26 Nov 2011 10:53 PM

      SPIN: Did you get top-up?
    6 weeks of top up at 100% of salary. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Nov 2011 11:57 AM

      Re: Please help me buy a flat iron!
    I just replaced by Chi a few weeks ago. I loved my original but I agree, the quality has gone down (wish I had read...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     18 Nov 2011 10:52 AM

      Free to a good home- Durham Region
    I agree - especially the 8oz ones. You will definitely use them later on. ...

  • Money Matters
     14 Nov 2011 3:48 PM

      Re: Life insurance - how much and what payout?
    No to derail this post but who did you buy life insurance through? A bank? Insurance company? I really have to look into this. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Nov 2011 12:06 AM

    Re: HELP! I need a cute tote!
    Ok - i have no idea how to post a pic or a link but this the one I am eyeing: http://shop.nordstrom.com/S/marc-by-marc...1#/BVRRWidgetID ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     13 Nov 2011 12:08 PM

      Noisy and restless sleeper
    DS started doing this the last few nights (he is 6 weeks old). I'm going to give it a few more nights to see if...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Nov 2011 11:39 AM

      beach vacay with LO- who's done it? good idea????
    Yup - we took DD to the DR at 9 months and it was great. One of us stayed in the room for her naps...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Nov 2011 12:02 PM

      Re: Kid gets dressed from school at night???
    I think I remember someone posting that they dress their LO for daycare the night before. Saves them time and fighting with them in the...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     31 Oct 2011 2:08 PM

      Turning a breech baby - any success stories?
    3 of my midwives thought DS was breech (I didn't have an ultrasound though) at about 34 weeks. I went to the chiro and tried...

  • Money Matters
     27 Oct 2011 4:24 PM

      Mortgage Rate - Good or not
    Our mortgage is up in Feb and we are currently through a broker. He quoted us a 5 year variable at prime - 0.2 =...

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