Car Seat Safety: Traveling with the most precious cargo

Melissa Carlin is a certified CPST (Child Passenger Seat Technician) and also a mother of three gorgeous gals, here in Kamloops.  Melissa is passionate about car seat safety and shares a little bit of her knowledge on Child Passenger Safety with us, today. If you have any questions about Car Seat Safety, you can contact her at Lizzie Bits Baby Co (250-374-8706).

Please take the time to ensure that you read up on Car Seat Safety. Keep your kids safe on the road!

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Cheesy Breadsticks and Dip: Kidz in the Kitchen

Have you seen Kamloops Momma?  It’s a free local magazine featuring all kinds of family-friendly articles and features.  You can download it on their website and also find it around town at lots of family-friendly locations.

If you have caught the latest edition you will see a lunch idea that my son and I worked on.  In case you missed it, here it is:

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Canning Wind Chime: Crafting With Kids

While we were working on the apricots, I was tossing aside all the old seals, but wasn’t able to part with them just yet.  I knew that there was something that we could do… eventually.  I think it’s sort of a problem… this “saving things for some future craft…”  It makes for a lot of boxes of junk!

Anyhow, as we worked on the apricots, I figured out that we could make a wind chime or a mobile out of them.  Here is what we did…

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The Top 11 Mortgage Questions: Sheila Minten

Sheila Minten is a local Mortgage Broker.  She works from her home, or yours, to provide professional financial advise when you are looking at mortgages – old or new.  Sheila will travel to meet you; on your schedule and where it works best for you in order to assist with all the financial details of purchasing a home and consolidating debt.

Here, Sheila answers the top 11 questions that she hears, when people are applying for a mortgage.  If there is something that you are wondering about, with regards to home finances, give her a shout at 250-852-0420.  Sheila also hosts Home Buyer Seminars that are open to the public, families too.  You can contact her at 250-852-0420 for more information.  You can also keep updated and connected by liking her facebook page.

Top 11 questions asked when applying for a mortgage:

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Good Form: The Kamloops Disc Golf Experience

“Frisbee?”  Nope.  This is different.  The designs might be just as interesting as you might see on a frisbee, but these are discs.  Golfing discs, to be precise (and I’m probably not, it’s been a while).  A good golfer carries a bunch of clubs and wields them well.  A good disc golfer does the same, only he doesn’t get a cart, nor a rolling bag. They are carried.  And some of ’em are heavy!

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