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Why Your Baby Should Eat Better Than You

To put it simply, your baby, child, or small person is growing at an astonishing rate. New functions are appearing daily and they’re developing the motor skills to do tasks that us grown-ups take for granted. When you go to the gym or become more active, your diet needs to change to adapt to your new lifestyle. More protein is needed for muscle growth, iron for healthy blood, and more water to replace all that sweat. After having all his or her meals from nutrient-packed milk or  ...

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How Your Food Can Save the Bees

Did you know that one out of every three bites of food we eat is made possible by bees and other pollinators? As well as helping our flowers to grow, they’re responsible for a third of our food. In a Rolling Stone article, ‘What is Killing America’s Bees and What Does it Mean for Us?’,  ...

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IVF: The Egg Retrieval

Another pivotal moment in our road to a hopeful pregnancy happened today. After weeks of multiple self-inflicted injections, my wife underwent an egg retrieval. It seemed like a fitting time of year, with the stores full of delicious chocolate – something I’ve  ...

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Win a Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 Camera

How very exciting! I’m joining forces with a select group of bloggers, artists, and Instagrammers to give you a chance to win your very own Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 camera, just like one of these: The lovely and talented people involved are: SocialDad.ca Burly and Puff Worthy Women Art  ...

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The Non-Disposable Movement

It’s always a pleasure to get out and meet new brands and start-up companies that are making something worth making. At the Healthy Family Expo in Vancouver, BC, I met a few companies who are just starting out and are coming with a message, “we’re making a change”. Among  ...

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Salt Spring Coffee Giveaway

From my other posts, you may have gathered that I’m a big fan of coffee. It has to be really, really good, and when the brand is organic and is a force for good, they can’t go wrong. I’m really happy to announce that, to encourage us all to give up disposable coffee cups, my  ...

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