…because motherhood is so much more than diapers & spit-up.


Summer Safety Checklist

Summer is underway and it has many of us, including us at MommyMatter, doing everything we can to stay safe this summer. We thought it would be fun to share with you are summer safety checklist to help you stay safe all summer long. Between the heat, the damaging rays and all the summer fun […]

Sunscreen For Your Summer

This summer, one thing you want to keep in mind is your skin. The sun throughout the summer months can be very powerful, and also very damaging for anyone’s skin, and you will want to protect it as much as possible. There are several ways you can do this, but the most important is sunscreen. […]


Black Bottom Cupcakes Recipe

It seems that all MommyMatter does lately is test out new recipes, some good and some REAL bad. Of course everyone around us is very honest when we hit a bad recipe and that item is scratched off the list of remakes. I have always been a huge brownie maker and also a big cupcake […]

Jammie Bodgers Cookie Recipe

There are some cookies in this world I love, to the point I will generally spend a fortune on them because they are just so delicious. Lately, I have been trying to be more money smart with the foods that we are consuming, so I went on the hunt for my favourite cookies. I of […]


Monster Jam Hamilton April 23rd Giveaway

There’s nothing quite like the rip roaring sound of a loud engine. Add on that engine attached to a twelve-foot-tall, ten-thousand-pound machine and you bet your bunz there is going to be some racing hearts. This is an emotion that is experienced by many each and every year at Monster Jam, and we can’t wait […]


Mommy Time – a Necessity!

Despite Any Guilt You Feel, Mommy Time is Necessary to Your Health Mothers are people that understand the word “sacrifice” better than most. Mommies are responsible for dinner, laundry, general house cleaning, play time, pet tending, bathing, dressing, diapering, potty training, taxi duty, husband wrangling, appointment checker, and the list goes on. As I write […]

Benefits of Exercising with Kids

If you are like most parents you would love to be able to fit exercising into your daily schedule but for most of us that just isn’t a reality. Well what if I told you there was a way to do exercise and involve the kids – wouldn’t that make life easier? And what if […]

Top Picks on Netflix for Summer Break!

Summer break, oh summer break. It is coming and it is coming fast. Too fast. As a parent who works from home full time, having the kids home 24/7 can be exhausting. Mentally, physically and definitely emotionally. Sadly, I know this summer I’ll be one of those parents that hands over the Apple remote for […]