Entries by Yummy Mummy Club from 11/2012

Seven Tips for Aging Gracefully

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada Living

So, I'm facing down my 40th birthday. It's two weeks away and, surprisingly, my mid-life crisis is holding off. For now. I am not enjoying the lines appearing around my eyes or the various sagging and loosening bits and pieces that will remain nameless. Clearly, I have to get OK with aging. Here are my top tips for aging well.

The Top Reasons We Eat Unhealthy Food

| Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Living

Picture this. It's 9:30 p.m. and you're laying on the couch with a dish of ice cream. You mentally scan over the day's food intake. Morning: bagel and cream cheese. Lunch: fast food chicken burger (that's healthier, right?) and fries. Dinner: frozen pizza picked up on sale on the way home. Why?

Le top des raisons pour lesquelles nous mangeons mal

| Posted 11.14.2012 | Quebec Art De Vivre

Il a été prouvé - et à de nombreuses reprises - que les aliments sains et complets coûtaient moins chers que la nourriture non équilibrée. Quelle est la première raison pour laquelle vous mangez mal quand ça vous arrive?

Le top des raisons pour lesquelles nous mangeons mal

| Posted 11.14.2012 | France C'est La Vie

BIEN ÊTRE - Il a été prouvé - et à de nombreuses reprises - que les aliments sains et complets coûtaient moins chers que la nourriture non équilibrée. Quelle est la première raison pour laquelle vous mangez mal quand ça vous arrive?

Grown Women Loving Teen Vampires is Just Plain Wrong

| Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada Living

In case you are living under a rock, the final instalment of the film version of the Twilight series was released in theatres last week. Am I being overly sensitive about the idea of grown women fantasizing about teenaged boys? Why does our culture have this strange double standard? If 35-year-old fathers were lining up at movie premieres to get their photos taken with Dakota Fanning, we'd scream bloody murder.

Parenting a Child Who is Different

| Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Living

When my son was six, he began to wear ties to school. He wears either a dress shirt and tie or full suit and tie every single day. I don't even see it any more. But others do. For the most part, all of the attention he has received has been positive. But once, in Grade 2, he received a different kind of attention.