Sign the Pledge – Preparing the Drivers of Tomorrow

Soon our oldest son will be turning 16. In Ontario turning sixteen opens a door to a whole new world.  A world of driving and independence. As a parent I am both excited and nervous for this new step in his life. We will make sure he has the tools to succeed and the trainingContinue Reading …

#ThankYouMom Twitter Party Wednesday JAN 15TH 8PM EST (Canada)

Twitter party When? Wednesday, January 15, from 8-9 pm ET P&G brings you the #ThankYouMom Twitter Party with Joan Montgomery (@skeletonmum), mom of one of Canada’s most beloved athletes, Jon Montgomery and Deb Westlake (@RRSNG), mom of Paralympian and Sledge Hockey Captain, Greg Westlake. We will discuss all your questions on how to help your children succeed –Continue Reading …

#RBCkids Pledge to Kids and Youth, Supporting Youth in the Community

I do not talk a lot about my teens on my blog. I try to respect their privacy as much as possible. But sometimes being a mom I want to shout from the roof tops and let the world know of their accomplishments and successes. My oldest son is a nationally recognized athlete. He isContinue Reading …

Youth Hydroprene PFD Review

  We live near the lake.  we have always been near water and swimming lessons are my number one priority when it comes to my children. We always want them to be safe and be prepared for emergencies.  Living near water this means knowing how to swim.  Our youngest is starting swimming lessons next weekContinue Reading …

Youth InstaClip™ Screen House from Coleman great for shade and outdoor meals

I was very excited to see that Coleman has a line for children. Not just fun to use things but actual functioning items with a purpose. Not that having fun is not a purpose, but you know what I mean. I know my kids love when they find something just for them. an item thatContinue Reading …

BMO is a Proud supporter of youth Soccer Nominate a Team today & Contest Alert

Sports are a very important part of a child’s life. The support of a coach and the feeling of being on a team are very valuable. The self confidence a child builds being on a team is worth the effort form all. Soccer is a great sport for kids of all ages. You can startContinue Reading …

Arrogance and Youth sports do not mix

My oldest son is a great athlete. He often gets first place in his events. He has competed for his school, for his town and now for a big local team. He is a good kid with a good coach and no attitude. He has had good days and he has had bad. He hasContinue Reading …