Johnson & Johnson children’s medicine recall

I'm sure that everyone has already heard about the massive recall of Children's Tylenol Cough and Runny Nose and Children and Infant's Motrin on April 30. Of course, I went online immediately to find the recall list, and of course the half-empty bottle in my house was recalled. Awesome. Instead of filling out the reimbursement form here, I took a chance and took the bottle to one of the many Shopper's Drug Marts near my house, and they took it back and gave me a full refund, no problem.So if you Read more [...]

Wordless Wednesday ~ (Almost) 1 year ago today

My baby girl was born a year ago on May 8. This is one of my favourite pictures, taken at most a couple of hours after we arrived home from the hospital after her birth. She was less than 12 hours old and even though she was sleeping, I couldn't bear to put her down, so we napped together. Happy (almost) first birthday sweetheart! Read more [...]

One Posh Baby ~ Review & Giveaway

If you've been reading my blog for the last couple of weeks, you know all about the cloth diapers that we use on our daughter. One Posh Baby was started by Melissa shortly after her son was born. She was a cloth-diapering momma and understood how confusing it can be at the beginning, and she wanted to share her passion and expertise with other moms (and dads) who were interested in making the cloth diaper commitment. She is based out of Edmonton and offers one-on-one consultations to other locals, Read more [...]

Fuzzi Bunz Cloth Diapers ~ my personal review

The Diaper:Fuzzi Bunz One Size. These are different from the other one size diapers that I have, because instead of adjusting the size by snapping down the front, Fuzzi Bunz are adjusted through changing the settings of the elastics in both legs and at the waist. It comes with 2 different sized inserts that can be used alone or together. Below is Ashlyn modeling at 11 months old and around 21 pounds.What I like:very trim because of the adjustable elastic (ie there is no added bulk because they don't Read more [...]

DIY Birthday Invitations

Even though we're having a very small, very low-key first birthday party for my daughter, I couldn't resist making invitations for our family members, and one for her scrapbook (that I really need to get started!).I was totally inspired by Rambling Renovators Party Planning post, where she posted her own daughter's first birthday invitation using the free petal envelope download from I Still Love You. I asked if she minded if I stole her idea and she said to go ahead, so I did. I love how they turned Read more [...]

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