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Thanksgiving iPad Apps
Thanksgiving iPad Apps
Thanksgiving iPad Apps

6 iPad Recipe Apps and Accessories for Thanksgiving

We know you’ve done it: spilled flour/milk/grape jelly on your iPad while trying to follow a recipe.  This Thanksgiving, spend more time on the table decor and less on futzing around with recipe books by getting technical...
 
Kids
 
Disney Interactive Scrooge
Disney Interactive Scrooge
Disney Interactive Scrooge

Quack!! Disney Interactive Brings DuckTales to Mobile

It’s our new favourite thing now that the tech timeout has finished….. Who doesn’t love Disney Interactive?  Engaging and interactive entertainment mixed with our favourite characters that are portable on mobi...
 
Babies
 
j. crew baby
j. crew baby
j. crew baby

J. Crew Baby Gets Liftoff

What do you get when you cross preppy with adorable? J.Crew Baby.  Now online and in J. Crew’s style guide, the collection features 71 new styles.  We’re all over the vintage prints, bold pops of color and luxurious...

 
Books
 
indigo adopt a school
indigo adopt a school
indigo adopt a school

Adopt a School to Give the Gift of Reading

For the fifth year, the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation has launched its Adopt a School program. Reading is a gift that not all children are given.  Did you know that in Canada more than 42% of the population is functionally ...
 
Exec Moms
 
AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies

Online Privacy and Security for your Family

Privacy is only a concept, and we all have different definitions of what our privacy means. The NSA has been proven to have one, which many citizens feel violates their rights. Facebook has an incredibly complex end-user agreem...
 
Parenting
 
Barbara Coloroso
Barbara Coloroso
Barbara Coloroso

Advice to New Parents from Barbara Coloroso

UrbanMommies was given an opportunity to interview and hear advice to new parents from Barbara Coloroso.  An internationally-known author of five parenting books, acclaimed speaker and consultant, we discuss her three tenets of...

 
Shopping Reviews
 
Ford Fusion Hybrid Test
Ford Fusion Hybrid Test
Ford Fusion Hybrid Test

Ford Fusion Hybrid Electric Vehicle

The boys are getting used to our ‘borrowed cars’ and they even humour me by describing what they like as we drive.  The big hit will always be the ‘tracking device’ (GPS) but with the Ford Fusion Hybrid,...
 
Recipes
 
Crab Tacos
Crab Tacos
Crab Tacos

Crab Tacos with Homemade Guacamole

Taco Tuesday? Fajita Friday? Or simply an excuse-for-a-fiesta-Saturday.  All summer long I’ve been tending to the garden as the kids help me water and weed.  We’ve tried our hand at growing vegetables and have been ...