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Jill Amery

Jill Amery is a mom of 2 small boys and the Publisher of UrbanMommies, a stylish digital lifestyle magazine filled with fitness, style, health, recipes and savvy mom advice to help you through pregnancy, birth, and raising your kids.

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Redeem Boston Pizza Kids Cards for Halloween

charity, holidays, LIVE By October 30, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Sometimes, in my role as ambassador or influencer, I get to work with companies that truly make a difference in the world. This has always been really important to me, even before UrbanMommies existed.

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Tips to Get Your Kids Helping in the Kitchen

EAT, FAM, family meals, health, kids By October 19, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

It’s halfway through October, and the dust of a new school year is starting to settle. As parents, we’re busy adjusting our schedules with an influx of homework, sports, and extracurricular activities. Trying to manage it all can be stressful, and meal-planning is just one more thing to worry about.

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15 Minute Cleaning Tips for the Holidays

Contests, LIVE, Shopping Reviews, wash By October 9, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , 93 Comments

Canadian Thanksgiving is upon us, and it just dawned on me that my home will be filled with family and guests in a few days. We are all super busy, and after the first months back to school, my home is certainly caked in a mild film of grime.

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Chillin’ without Guilt

EAT, eat, nourish, self By October 8, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Situated on the coolest corner in Gastown, Vancouver’s Chill Winston is a gem. With a menu full of shareables, veggies from the restaurant’s own farm plot in Tsawwassen, alternative proteins & wild meats that are organic, free run, antibiotic and hormone free, and ocean fare that is exclusively line caught and from sustainable stock, the only guilt you will have is from ordering more.

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Safe Prenatal Screening with Panorama

baby, FAM, health, Parenting, pregnancy By September 29, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

That moment when you think you might be pregnant. I remember both very clearly – trekking to the store for a pregnancy test, then trekking back to the store for a more expensive pregnancy test just to be sure!

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