Just another Edmonton mommy

A Community Connector by trade Christine is a 31 year old mom to 2 beautiful children - soon to be 3 and also a wife to an amazing husband. Living in a quite cul-de-sac in Edmonton, AB you will see this mom blogging about life with family, DIYs, recipes, local happenings, and everything else in between.

Recent Blog Posts

The ultimate list of fairs, carnivals, and midways around Edmonton & beyond 2017
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I can remember the first time that I went to the Midway as a kid, it was in the parking lot of St.Albert Centre and to this day it’s still one of my fondest memories.  Now we’re exploring those same midways with the kids and creating those same memories with them!  The ultimate list o...
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Parks to visit with kids! Westboro School Park in Sherwood Park.
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Last September the new Westboro School park opened in Sherwood Park. Since then we’ve played there a few times and the kids love it!  The first thing that the kids were drawn to this last time was the colorful climber. With a net in the middle both Carter and Finn explored it (although Finn...
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Taking care of myself first at Aurora Yoga & Spa + a giveaway
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As moms, we don’t put ourselves first a lot (or even at all). It’s something that we don’t even realize that we’re doing…it just happens and it’s not until you start getting that overwhelming feeling that you need to step back and relax that you do something ab...
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Tips for going to What the Truck?! + Event Dates for 2017
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There are a few things that mean summer to me and What the Truck?! events are definitely on that list!   Whether you’re going with a group of friends, having a date night, or going with the family these are some tips to make sure that your What the Truck?! experience is awesome!  Tips for [...
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Go to a Princess Party Sing-A-Long at Aussie Rules Kitchen & Piano Bar
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You’re invited to join Aussie Rules Kitchen & Piano Bar for their new Princess Party Sing-A-Long show and the first one is taking place this Saturday, April 22nd 12:00 pm-2:30 pm.  The show will feature a piano player who will play your favourite Disney songs for you to sing a long to w...
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Places to Eat with Kids around Edmonton. Fat Franks Restaurant.
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This weekend we had a chance to check out the Fat Franks Restaurant with the kids. Yes, you heard correct there is a Fat Franks Restaurant for you to enjoy with the family and it’s delicious. If you haven’t heard of (or tried) Fat Franks – now is the time!  Located in Capilano a...
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Mark your calendars for the Edmonton Pinball & Arcade Expo May 5-7
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For the second year in a row, you’re invited to join YEGPIN at Edmonton Pinball & Arcade Expo May 5th-7th taking place at the Edmonton Aviation Museum.  The Edmonton Pinball & Arcade Expo is family friendly and will feature more than 100 pinball machines, classic video games, and ot...
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Build a Mini Model at the May LEGO Monthly Mini Build
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Carter is just starting to get more into LEGO so we’re slowly starting to take in activities like the monthly Mini Build at the LEGO store here in Edmonton. Taking place on May 2nd & 3rd kids ages 6-14 years old (that are a VIP LEGO member) can register for this free event. Becoming a V...
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7 family friendly places to camp that are close to Edmonton
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We’ve purchased a camper and we’re making good use of it this summer, however, there are campsites that are more family friendly than others, and there are things that I look for when booking campsites, especially for those quick weekend getaways.  Of course, being close(ish) to Edmon...
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How to help the Edmonton Food Bank through the Campbell’s Help Hunger Disappear® program
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Canada for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Recently I had the chance to tour the Edmonton Food Bank to see how they work to serve the Edmonton community.  Job loss, family break-up, natural disaster, or even the 1/3 of Canadians that ...
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