Entries by Minnow Hamilton from 05/2012

Nutella is More Bitter than Sweet

| Posted 05.04.2012 | Canada Living

Every week Minnow picks five things that have caught her attention. This week, moms are really into the Nutella lawsuit, videos that are pulling on parental heart strings, design-your-own-shoes sites, and more.

Some of the Best Mother's Day Presents Can't Be Bought

| Posted 05.10.2012 | Canada Living

Instead of telling you what gifts you want for this Mother's Day, we thought we would instead show you three of the seventeen gifts you already have! As you open up those homemade cards and eat burnt toast in bed, take a moment to think about all the little things--the smiles, the hugs and the freshly picked bouquet of dandelions.

What We Didn't Expect From What to Expect

| Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada Living

Google's self-driving car, pregnancy must-haves, more Fifty Shades of Grey, mason jars and sandwich bags -- they all caught my attention this week.

SavvyMom's Guide to May

| Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Living

May is your month, moms! Here's some tips to help make your mother's day month the best it can be. Lots of things to read, download and try while the weather warms up.

Allergy Soothers For Little Ones

| Posted 05.19.2012 | Canada Living

Our kids are perfect. It's just that when they have runny noses and itchy eyes they don't always look or feel that way. To make sure they are at their best, we put together a list of allergy Soothers for you to look through. Here are some of our favourites...

Time (Magazine) to Move On

| Posted 05.20.2012 | Canada Living

Even though it feels like old news already, I can't ignore the headline grabbing Time magainze cover controversy. But there was so much more that caught my attention this week -- like cottagedreams.ca, Savvy 'momisms', parties and wall stickers.

A Handful of Toys Every Kid Needs for the Outdoors

| Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Living

Enough screens! Enough video games and TV! Get them outside with our picks for outdoor toys this spring in the List: 25 Ways to Have Fun Outside. Here's just a handful of our favourites.

From Vibrators to Parents Fails, the Best of the Week

| Posted 05.27.2012 | Canada Living

After a long weekend and a short week, there was a lot in my inbox to review. Here are the five things that caught my attention this week.