Smack dab in the middle of cold and flu season, I was rummaging through some things the other day because we just moved recently and I've been organizing, when I came across my small blue medicine bin. It's a Tupperware bin with a lid locked where I keep all our no-so-feeling good, upset tummy, headache and fever items for those days when either we or the kids are under the … [Read more...] about How You Can Beat The Cold & Flu Season With A Few Simple Products in Your Medicine Cabinet
It's a question that has plagued my husband and I over the past year, ever since our son completely shredded his knee the last game before his teams championship game, now on a wait list for surgery. We investigated the different types of knee braces and aids to help him with the pain and mobility. But we had no idea there were different types of knee supports for different … [Read more...] about What Type of Knee Brace Is Right For Your Knee Injury?
I had never heard the term Pectus Carinatum before until the doctor told us our son Jake had it. It was a complete shock to us. He was maybe 12 at time. And at the time, we as parents had no idea what it meant for our child having Pectus Carinatum or how it would affect his health. I remember the day clearly. Jake came downstairs around 10:30 pm and said he couldn't … [Read more...] about What It Means When Your Child Has Pectus Carinatum?
How much do you know about the disability tax credit? I know that when my youngest son was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at 15 months old, I had no clue what the disability tax credit was, or what it was used for after my doctor suggested it. There were forms to fill out (of course) and it became extremely overwhelming. I had very little information regarding … [Read more...] about Preparing For the New Year Applying For The Disability Tax Credit For Your Child
This post was sponsored by Poise Impressa as part of an Ambassador Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary product to facilitate my review. (Giveaway below) I had an opportunity this past week to give my slight leakage problems a run for their money. Okay more like my tidal waves of incontinence problems whenever I laugh, snicker, … [Read more...] about How Poise Impressa Has Women Covered For the Holidays #LiveWithoutLeaks #Win
This post was sponsored by Poise Impressa as part of an Ambassador Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary product to facilitate my review. Having a child is one of the most amazing gifts a mother could ever receive. Another gift not so amazing about having a child is dealing with a SUI (Stress Urinary Incontinence) after birth. Basically it means you … [Read more...] about Dealing With Stress Urinary Incontinence Is Not Fun #LiveWithoutLeaks
I love the winter. The air is crisp allowing you to breathe. The snow begins to fall. The lights twinkle as the holiday season approaches. What I don't like is dry skin. Itchy. Irritable. Scratch all day long -- dry skin. It's annoying and it causes my youngest to often get a flare up with his eczema. When he was a baby it was awful. I tried so many different products, but … [Read more...] about Ditch the Itch This Winter With Aveeno Baby Eczema Care line #AveenoCA
Brand Partner GlassesShop Are you straining your eyes when your on the computer or trying to read something? Lately, I have been feeling it. Well, actually about six months ago, I noticed that reading and working on the computer was getting more and more difficult for me. It wasn't that I couldn't see at all. Just everything began getting a little more blurry. … [Read more...] about Are You Straining Your Eyes? 5 Ways To Know Whether You Need Glasses
Church & Dwight - Brand Publisher The weather is changing. It's getting colder outside. I always fear it. Why? Because it always seems as soon as the kids go back to school and fall approaches the flu bug comes knocking on our door. And each year it gets worse and worse. So this year I'm going to be prepared. So should you, and here are 10 ways you can stay healthy … [Read more...] about 10 Ways To Stay Healthy This Cold & Flu Season
Arm & Hammer Brand Publisher Going back to school means getting new clothes, books, making sure lunches are made. But what about Oral Healthcare? I mean let's face it, do we even think about brushing our teeth more than once a day as parents? Be honest. So why should our kids think about it? Arm & Hammer did this study that shows just … [Read more...] about Arm & Hammer Dental Helps Canadians With Bad Oral Health Habits #Win
Neutrogena Brand Publisher Even the bears are sun tanning. But humans aren't like bears. We don't have a fur coat protecting our skin from harmful UV rays that can cause more damage than just burns on our skin. So how can you protect your skin from the sun this summer? Here are a few ways. Wear A Hat Wearing a hat keeps the sun off your face and out … [Read more...] about How To Protect Your Skin From The Sun This Summer
Nauzene Brand Publisher As kids we are told to watch the treats we eat. As adults we ignore that sound advise and often indulge in sweets, snacks and foods we know are not good for us but enjoy. These foods, along with illness can cause severe upsets to our stomach. Nauzene is a product that relieves upset stomachs and nausea from overindulgence in food and … [Read more...] about 25 Ways To Help Get Rid of An Upset Stomach
We get up each day, go to work, pay bills, eat dinner, help the kids with homework, go to sleep and do it all over again. So it's no wonder we live in a society where we've forgotten how to become inspired. Trolling on FB because I have a million things I should be doing but aren't, I came across this video that helped me see How to Get out of Bed and Start Facing the … [Read more...] about How to Get Out of Bed and Start Facing the Giants
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of a Canadian leading research based pharmaceutical company. All opinions are 100% mine. Having asthma and allergies in the summer time is no fun. It's no fun anytime. I took the 30 Second Asthma Test to find out just how bad my breathing was and I was surprised by the results. I have borderline asthma. What the 30 … [Read more...] about Take the 30 Second Asthma Test
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of a Canadian leading research based pharmaceutical company. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you have asthma? Take the 30 second Asthma Test to find out. Many Canadians suffer with asthma. Most people just believe that having asthma is the inability to simply not catch your breath, but that's not … [Read more...] about Do You Have Asthma? Take the 30 Second Asthma Test