Yearly Archives: 2011

Mama’s Got Swag: ROMIBABY

RomiBaby When my oldest was just a baby, he had a cute little puppy blanket. It was the blanket for the bottom of the stroller. You know – the just in case he is cold/wet/dirty/needs a diaper change, multi use blanket? On many occasions I would tuck that blanket around his little body only to … Continued

Waterloo-Moms.ca fall sale September 10, 2011

It’s that time again…..already! I can barely believe it! We will now accept reservations for tables and racks for the fall sale. Please email Meg at meg@momperks.ca. PM’s will not count as a reservation as it is too easy to miss them. Please include the following information Your Name Your Username Personal or Busines table … Continued

Rainy Day Fun!

We all know how long the excitment of finishing up the school year lasts and I’m sure if your kids are anything like mine you’ve already heard the occasional “I’m bored” or “there’s nothing to do”! Somehow my helpful solution of working together to tackle the mess in the playroom is met with a suddenly … Continued

Mama’s Got Swag: BUDDING ARTISTS

Is your child a mini-Picasso? Your teen the Next Best Thing in the art world? Tired of sneakily tossing armfuls of artwork in the trash, but have no idea how to preserve it otherwise? Or perhaps you’re just tired of trying to come up with gifts for all of the people in your children’s life. … Continued

Babywearing by Meg~

I bet some of you are thinking what the heck is babywearing? Well, babywearing is the act of wearing or carrying a baby or child in a sling or other form of carrier. Babywearing has been practiced for decades all over the world, however in the last few years it has certainly gained popularity due … Continued

Mama’s Got Swag: MUNCHIES’ LUNCH

MUNCHIES’ LUNCH With so many choices out there it can be hard to find a video game that will edutain your kid – educate and entertain! Munchies’ Lunch is a great game with easy to follow instructions that will work on critical problem solving and spatial awareness. Each level is a different puzzle where Mama … Continued

S-E-X

Sex! Yeah, we said SEX! In the timeless words of Salt’n’Pepa: let’s talk about sex, baby! Waterloo moms are having sex. Good sex, bad sex, bland sex, rock-your-socks sex. Sex with men, sex with women, sex with ourselves. Sex with toys, sex with the lights on, sex with the lights off, sex in every room, … Continued

EZ SOX

EZ SOX The first time I saw a pair of kids’ rainboots with loops on them I didn’t understand. It wasn’t until someone posted in the forum asking where to find them in a specific size because her special needs child needed the hooks to put their boots on independently that it made sense. Then … Continued

Mother’s Day

To all of the amazing Waterloo Moms, Moms-to-be, Wannabe Moms, Step-Moms, Mother’s-in-Law, and Grandmothers who make Waterloo-Moms the fabulous place it is:

It’s election time!

Tomorrow is the day! Monday, May 2, 2011 is your next chance to  participate a federal election here in Canada. It’s a right that we have  fought for and that many would love to have! Your vote can influence so  many parts of your life. If you are still unsure of who you should vote … Continued

Mom Bloggers

Mom’s who blog are taking over the world, did you know? There are websites, communities, conferences, and plenty of links to prove it. Not sure what the whole blogging rage is all about? Let me catch you up. Blogs (or weB LOGS) are like an online journal where one (or more) writer just lets the … Continued

Tweetstock 4

I was totally exhausted from being away from home since early Tuesday but I’d already bought tickets for Tweetstock in Brantford so I made the trip from Waterloo not entirely sure of what to expect. I wasn’t really in the mood to socialize when I arrived, which isn’t the best for a networking opportunity so … Continued

Planning your Family Vacation

With March Break fast approaching and many of our families excited to get away for some much needed rest, relaxation or excitement we thought we’d share some of our tips for making it through the ordeal! Let’s face it with five kids I’m not expecting to have much down time but I do hope to … Continued

Get ready to SHOP!!

We are currently planning our first Mom to Mom Sale for Waterloo-moms.ca and should be able to provide the date (April) and details very soon! We host twice annual sales in London currently that are so popular that our tables are sold out within a week and our sale is lined up around the school … Continued

Protecting your child on the internet

The internet is a place of wondrous and terrifying things; and the duties as a parent in protecting your child grow with the growth of technology. We can access the Internet of our phones, laptops, iPods, computers and even the Wii. Here are some tips i have put together to give you a hand; if … Continued