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Mom and Baby Classes in Red Deer, Calgary and Edmonton

Are you looking for Mom and Baby Classes or Mom and Toddler Classes in Red Deer, Calgary or Edmonton? Look no further! The Sweet Mama had you covered! From Mom & Baby to Mom & Tot to a colourful Preschool Class, we have something for every Mama!
Recent Posts Are you looking for a mom's group in Red Deer? A Moms Group in Edmonton? A Moms Group in Calgary? Then you have come to the right place!  Our decadent Sweet Mama &… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/03/mom-and-baby-classes-red-deer-calgary-edmonton/

Santa Lanterns

Want to ensure Santa finds your house? Make these cute Santa lanterns that can be used year after year!
Recent Posts This time of year Santa is on the minds of lots of little ones. Kids love the magic of the season and so do we! These lanterns are one way to create just a little … http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/12/santa-lanterns/

Maintaining Healthy Sleep Habits Through The Holidays

Excitement is high during the holidays, here are some tips to help maintain your child’s healthy sleep habits over the holiday season, keeping your children rested and joyous!
Recent Posts Every year, in January and February there seems to be an influx of parents trying not to pull their hair out because sleep routines and habits in their homes went out … http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/12/maintaining-healthy-sleep-habits-through-holidays/

Christmas Wreath Craft For Babies & Toddlers

Create a beautiful keepsake wreath craft this Christmas with your baby or toddler.
Recent Posts During our Sweet Christmas classes, moms got together to create wreath crafts with their babies and toddlers. They loved them so much and turned out so well that we j… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/12/christmas-wreath-craft-babies-toddlers/

Christmas Stocking Craft for Kids

It's Christmas time! Here is an easy craft to do with kids and toddlers to help get your spirits bright! A great activity for an advent calendar, or to do on your own as gift tags for presents.
Recent Posts It's Christmas time! Here is an easy craft to do with kids and toddlers to help get your spirits bright! A great activity for an advent calendar, or to do on your own… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/12/christmas-stocking-craft-kids2/

Gingerbread Playdough

A DIY homemade Gingerbread Playdough recipe, perfect for pretend baking in the kids kitchen or Christmas themed sensory play!
Recent Posts With the holidays coming quickly, we are getting our advent calendar activities ready. I really wanted this year with a toddler and grade schooler to be full of fun, … http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/11/gingerbread-playdough/

Babywearing in Winter

How to safely enjoy Babywearing during the winter months.
Recent Posts Babywearing in the winter is one of the easiest ways to get outside and enjoy the snow, while also being able to soak up that much needed vitamin D. It's quick, easy,… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/11/babywearing-winter/

Cookies for Santa Plate

A keepsake footprint plate craft to serve Christmas Cookies for Santa on.
Recent Posts Do you have a tradition of leaving cookies out for Santa every Christmas Eve? This keepsake craft is perfect to display your Christmas cookies on for the man in red… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/11/cookies-santa-plate/

Introducing: The SweetPlaydate, with Kids & Company

Have you heard our big news? We've created a new DROP IN playdate adventure for parents and families in Alberta, coming to a Kids & Company childcare site near you!
Recent Posts The Sweet Mama has proudly partnered with Kids & Company childcare to bring a new kind of playdate to town. Starting with Red Deer and branching out to Edmonton and a… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/introducing-sweetplaydate-kids-company/

Spooky, Squishy, Halloween Sensory Play

Keep your babies, toddlers, and big kids busy with this fun Halloween themed sensory play bag that is easy to make!
Recent Posts Both my kids love to stand at the window and play, so this time I decided to move our sensory play onto the window! What kid doesn't love squishing their fingers into… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/spooky-squishy-halloween-sensory-play/

REVIEW: Playtex Playtime Spout Cup

The Playtex Playtime Spout Cup is perfect for active toddlers, and has already been claimed as a favorite in our home. Be sure to enter to WIN 1 of 3 $1000 gift cards to Babies R Us, courtesy of Platex Baby's contest, details in the article. Contest ends …
Recent Posts In the midst of the adventure of raising a very active two year old, we realized that we were still unable to find her the perfect cup that would meet our needs. Than… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/review-playtex-playtime-spout-cup/

Why I Choose The Flu Shot

In our home, we vaccinate. I've heard a lot of debate over whether or not to do it, but regardless we all do what's best for our family.
Recent Posts The Influenza vaccine is safe for kids 6 months old and up, and if you are looking for more information on the Influenza vaccine for kids and families you can read up… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/why-i-choose-flu-shot/

Bum-pkin Painting: A Baby's First Halloween Tradition

What's a bum-pkin? Exactly what you think... A pumpkin made out of a print of your baby's bum!
Recent Posts Autumn means pumpkins, which means Thanksgiving, which means Halloween... This craft is adorable to the power of ten. Mamas love them some cute baby bums, so we are … http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/bum-pkin-painting-babys-first-halloween-tradition/

Trick-Or-Treat Footprint Plate Craft

A Halloween pumpkin footprint craft for babies and kids.
Recent Posts Halloween is coming to a neighborhood near you, are you ready to greet all the trick or treaters? Here is a great keepsake craft that you can use year after year to he… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/trick-or-treat-footprint-plate-craft/

Reclaiming Freedom in Childhood

Yes, today is different than it was when we were growing up. The media pushes in and reminds us almost daily how unsafe and uncertain our world is. It is helpful, and then other times it isn't. But I want my kids to enjoy their childhood without the thre…
Recent Posts When I was thirteen, my little brother and I would ride our bikes across Saskatoon from one side of the city where we lived, over the river, to the downtown district … http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/10/reclaiming-freedom-childhood/

Tickle & Pull: What No One Tells You About Diaper Changes

What happens when a toddler "discovers" areas of their body? Not always what you expect, or what other seasoned mamas prepare you for...
Recent Posts When our son was born, I remember the veteran boy moms sharing their pearls of wisdom. "Cover them up while changing their diaper so they don't let loose a stream of … http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/09/tickle-pull-what-no-one-tells-you-about-diaper-changes/

DIY Baby Safe Kool-Aid Play Dough

Our recipe to make an awesome baby friendly play dough with a bunch of ingredients you probably already have in your pantry. Safe to consume (albeit salty), with a buttery smooth texture and amazing smell that everyone will enjoy squishing and shaping!
Recent Posts My oldest will spend hours playing with play dough (okay, by hours I mean lots of minutes, cause let's face it, no two year old spends hours doing anything except may… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/08/diy-baby-safe-kool-aid-play-dough/

Free Lunchbox Notes Printable Download

Download a free lunchbox notes printable for your kids at school!
Recent Posts With school around the corner, Retrospect Design has a little something special that you can add to your kiddos lunchboxes this year. It's simple... Download the FREE… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/08/free-lunchbox-notes-printable-download/

The Facts of Lice

Battling lice is something every parent dreads. Know the signs, and how to deal with them calmly, quickly, and effectively.
Recent Posts Battling lice is something every parent dreads. We've teamed up with Beaners - Fun Cuts For Kids to give you the crash course in LICE 101, so you can know the signs a… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/08/facts-lice/

Moms Don't Get No Privacy

Privacy is a thing of the past when you're a mom, so here is a story to laugh about... And maybe even relate to.
Recent Posts Before I had kids, I very rarely took baths. Why? Because the idea of lazing around in a tub of dirty water and your own exfoliated skin just grosses me out (yes I kno… http://thesweetmama.com/blog/2015/08/moms-dont-get-no-privacy/

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