Archive of ‘Kids and family’ category

Popular Baby Names by Postal Code

This is crazy!  While browsing a search engine for baby names (we’ve decided on a boy and girl name but for some reason I can’t stop looking), I came across this page.  If you go to Open File: Ottawa Baby File, you can see what the most popular baby names in Ottawa are based on your postal code. It seems a little creepy to me out of principle, but it’s also a great way to see what names will be common when your little one goes to school and helps you to avoid (if you want) having a popular Read more […]

Wordless Wednesday – Little Gymnast

We’ve signed Ashlyn up for a toddler gymnastics class that runs one morning a week.  She could just wear a t shirt and shorts, but how could I resist a leotard with attached skirt?  She loves the class and loves her outfit – she pats the skirt and says “pitty, pitty” every time I put it on her

Pregnancy and a cold

They don’t mix very well. My husband had a cold last week and he’s so lovingly shared his germs with me, except that I can’t/won’t take anything for mine as I’m 32 weeks pregnant and I prefer to be safe – and apparently miserable – rather than sorry. I’ve been looking online to see if there are any helpful suggestions but there is so much contradictory information floating around! So far, I’ve been: sleeping on a slight incline (since I can’t sleep on my back for long periods and my neck hurts Read more […]

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