This is "me" picturing "me" as Wonder Woman. I remember as a little girl how special I felt wearing the "Wonder Woman bathing suit". I felt like I was the coolest cat around. Those super "powerful feeling" days were few and far between while I was growing up. I was one of the "What If … [Read more...]
Top Five Reasons I Feel Like Mr. Mom (Really)
If you have seen Mr. Mom you certainly feel sorry for the schmuck. The poor guy is really trying but it is not easy being a stay at home dad when you are not seasoned veteran or prepared.That is how I have started to feel lately except I am a mom. Let me explain. (Enjoy the clip while you … [Read more...]
Do You Play It Safe or Take Risks? Here`s My Story.
I went to church on Sunday. It had been a long time since I had last gone. I felt like I did not even have time to go but I went because I felt like I was losing my faith in myself. I went for selfish reasons - I wanted to feel inspired and I wanted to find my faith again. When you … [Read more...]
Can You Be Insecure & Still Successful?
I am insecure. There, I said it. It is out in the blogsphere for you to all to read. I try hard to hide it. Sometimes I over compensate for it. When that happens I say or do stuff that is pretty stupid. I am getting better with it. Age helps. Raising kids help. Positively speaking to yourself helps … [Read more...]
Smart Phone – Please make me smart soon!
Recently I purchased a Iphone. I learned through my phone research that my Iphone is a "smart phone". I want to know exactly when this phone is going to make me smart? I have had it for 2 weeks now and don't feel anymore productive or ummmm smart. If anything I am becoming more distracted by … [Read more...]
It's our pleasure to bring you Lynn's story this week:I am thrilled to announce that there is a another new "Mom Entrepreneur" in Canada...and despite being a tad fatigued, I am really excited about the possibilities and genuinely hope this product will help many moms with all their good … [Read more...]
Making our planet greener one school at a time...The concept for the green school™ tote came from both a need and desire for a practical, eco-friendly tool for students to carry money from home to school. My children enjoy many great school initiatives such as pizza days, milk program, … [Read more...]
Our mission here at the Marketplace is to bring you the stories of businesses created and run by Canadian moms. This week we bring you Maria's story:My name is Maria Montero and I am the owner of PerryWinkles Kids, a designer and manufacturer of fine children's clothing, specializing in stylish … [Read more...]
Featured Mom Business: Headpets
Headpets are a fun and exciting Canadian made line of handmade children's animal hats which are taking the market by storm, and bringing smiles to children's faces in the process. My vision was to create a fun and exciting line of handmade children’s animal hats, like no other hats available on … [Read more...]
Featured Mom Business: Mini Me’s
This week we bring you Sheri's story: While on maternity leave with my mini me, I started Mini Me's, the company. (Note: I started the company AFTER my daughter's colic subsided! haha). Mini Me's, publishes a personalized children's book that lets you combine your favourite family photos into … [Read more...]