The Real Joys of Motherhood: Getting Real with Canadian Moms

Blog Posts by Lena Almeida

Beach Bums… Summer Toys for Summer Fun

We live in the city, approximately 2.5 hours from the nearest decent beach. You know; clean(ish) water, boardwalk fun, rented cottages galore. And even then, our beaches border lakes and bays…

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In December 2012, Penelope Trunk – an American businesswoman, author, blogger, and famed business advice columnist…

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The Best Little Laugh!

Er…or perhaps, the best little cackle? Now THIS is…

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Reid and Ariel Sitting in a Tree…

Six months ago, Disney’s The Little Mermaid was not on my radar….

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A Million Moments of Joy: OVERreacting

When Ryder first arrived almost five years ago, I did what every new mother does..

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A Million Moments of Joy: OVERnight

Last month, I shared a teaser of Fisher-Price’s NEW A Million Moments of Joy campaign with my post entitled OVERconfident. In it, I chronicled those foolish…

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Step Into A Story with Thomas & Friends…

One of my pet peeves, as a parent of young children, is bedtime.

(Whoa! That just came out WAY too nicely. Let me try again, this time keeping it real.)

I freaking hate bedtime…

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That’s me on April 13th, 2008.
The photo was taken on my 30th birthday!
There I was, 34 weeks pregnant…
…rocking pink David…

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Milestones, Master Moves & My Mini-Me

When I first met my baby, my sweet little Reid, I fell hard – and fast…

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Top 3 Toy Picks for Holiday Gifts!