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Mama’s Night Out with Modern Mama North Shore
Modern Mama North Shore is hosting a fabulous Mama’s Night Out on Tuesday, April 16th from 7:30-9:30pm.  They have teamed up with DAVIDsTEA again after a very successful night out at the Edgemont location in February.  This time, all the fun will be had at the Park Royal location!... Read more
North Shore Mama Blog turns ONE!
One year ago today, North Shore Mama was born! It’s a special occasion for me and my little pet project! When I first started this blog, I kind of knew about blogs a little bit.  I really thought they were mostly used by people when they were traveling, so... Read more
So proud and so honoured!
I was recently contacted by one of Canada’s largest and most reputable public relations firms, Hill+Knowlton Strategies about a new initiative they are working on.  I was asked if North Shore Mama could be included in their “10 to Follow” list of Canadian Mommy Bloggers!  I was so honoured... Read more
Watch, Share & WIN a trip to L.A.!
Monday nights, CityTV is airing a new Canadian TV show called The Seed. The show is a modern version of  “FRIENDS” crossed with the currently popular “Modern Family”.  With FRIENDS and Modern Family being two of my favourite shows, I am looking forward to tuning in to see what... Read more
And then there were four!

And then there were four!

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We are so happy and excited to announce the birth of baby Blumel #2! Madeleine James Blumel was born on February 25th at 8:31pm. She weighed in at exactly 8 pounds and measured 49.5cm in length. She is already an excellent little eater and, at night, will often let... Read more
The Heart and Stroke Foundation’s We Want It Campaign {+TWO ways of WINNING!}
Last week, the Heart and Stroke Foundation launched a brilliant campaign called “We Want It“.  They are encouraging B.C. residents to tell them which of their favourite restaurants they would like to see with a list nutritional information, such as fat, sodium, sugar and calories, on their menus.  When... Read more
baby #2, but a maternity shoot first: Photography by Erica O
If you have been following my blog, you might remember that a little while back, I worked with Erica O on a giveaway of some of her super cute children’s accessories. Erica and I have teamed up again, this time tapping into her other talent: photography! Just over a... Read more
North Shore mamas… meet Modern Mama North Shore!
North Shore Mama’s…. have you heard about Modern Mama North Shore yet?  If you haven’t, you should definitely check them out!   Two fabulous mom’s (both mamas to two little girls) have brought the popular Modern Mama community to our neck of the woods and they have been busy... Read more
Motivation Charts: How to get your toddler out the door in the morning and into bed at night
Lately our morning and bedtime routines have been quite the challenge.  Portia used to let us undress her, dress her, brush her teeth, get her jacket on etc. without even noticing what was going on.  Now that she is a toddler in her “terrific two’s”, these (once-easy) routines are... Read more
Bye bye 2012! Hello 2013!

Bye bye 2012! Hello 2013!

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Happy New Year everyone! I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for stopping by North Shore Mama over the past few months.  It has not even been a year since I started this blog and it has been such an exciting ride already. Since I first started... Read more