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The following are some great baby-related resources. Please feel free to email us your favorites!
Canadian Coupon Site - Canadian deals, coupons, flyers and discounts!
HEALTH & FITNESS
Fit 4 Two - Pre and post natal fitness in Vancouver, BC
Perfect Fit - Stroller Fit class in North Vancouver, BC. A new way of exercising with your baby; meet other mothers in your neighborhood, get some exercise, and get out of the house.
Stroller Strides - Stroller Strides is a total fitness program for new moms that they can do with their babies. It includes Power Walking and intervals of body toning using exercise tubing and the stroller. Taught by nationally certified instructors.
About.com - Great resources for all sorts of articles and information on parenting and children.
Canadian Moms Top 100 Websites Visit Canadian Moms Top 100 Websites
Canadian Shopping and Shop Online in Canada - Canada Retail.ca is the Internet's most complete Canadian Shopping Directory, helping online shoppers find Canadian Products and Services fast with one click shopping in over 90 categories.
Fleece HQ - this site is dedicated to fleece products and information
Pedicraft - Pedicraft provides the best hospital products like hospital cribs, rover cribs, pediatric cribs,neonatal cribs & canopy beds for the pediatric ward.
Urban Baby - Published four times per year, Urbanbaby magazine is the resource for anyone entering new parenthood - from pregnancy to baby's first years.
WestCoast Families - A proud member of the National Families Network, WestCoast Families is an independent, regional parenting magazine since 1993.
ONLINE PARENTING SITES
Baby Vibe - Brighten up your day with a quick read of Babyvibe, a free e-newsletter that does the research for new parents in BC. Monday: a hip new product or service, Wednesday: helpful babycare tips, Thursday: fun family-friendly events
Baby Zone Vancouver - Come here to find out about great local family events and to access a wealth of information on childcare, fertility, pregnancy and parenting.
CanadianBabies - is an online directory of everything baby in Canada. We�re here to help new and expecting families in Canada connect with each other and the services they need for their growing family.
Urban Mommies - Vancouver's first online resource for new parents! Lots of great information on:* Health and Fitness * Shopping * Community Events * Services * Baby Development and Support
ONLINE STORESBaby Laundry Boutique - Specializings in sweet and funky fashions and gifts for infants, toddlers, and moms.
Mia Moon - gifts for little ones - Unique, quality baby and children's gifts in Canada, including gift baskets, handmade keepsakes, toys, bedding, furniture and more!
Mountain Baby - Sharing outdoor experiences as a family builds lifelong memories, loving relationships, vibrant health and an appreciation of the natural world. Mountain Baby is dedicated to helping families enjoy outdoor life together, right from day one.
Mumkins - Shop and browse with us at your convenience for the best in Kecci's designer diaper bags, Ergo Baby Carriers, Hotslings, Glamourmom nursing tanks, Grobag Sleepers, and so much more!
The Baby Market Place - on-line shopping including: Baby clothes, gifts, toys, shoes & cloth diapers
ECO SERVICES/ORGANIC PRODUCTS
Natural Pod- Visit Natural Pod to see a great selection of natural toys ready to spark the imagination of your child. From the beautiful, handcrafted wooden toy to oh-so-cute wool veggie stuffies, there is something for every child!
Big Sisters and Big Brothers - There are over 150 Big Brothers/Big Sister agencies across the country that provide direct service to children by matching them to adult volunteers in quality mentoring relationships.
Sleeping Children Around the World - donations provide bedkits to children of any race and/or religion who will benefit the most; typically being located in underdeveloped and developing countries.
Body After Baby - Pregnancy Nutrition, Diet, and Exercise book that helps pregnant women with eating, nutrition, and exercise during their 30 day period after pregnancy.
Bundles of Luv - Canadian company specializing in high-quality, well-designed baby slings capable of carrying toddlers up to 35 lbs very safely!
Grobags - Cotton sleepsacks and other products made in China
Mallybibs - Nicole Garza, founder of Mally Bibs, thought, “why not make bibs out of leather? It's durable, cleans easily, and is water resistant!”
Milk Factory - Survival gear for families. Cutting edge technical fabrics. Made in Canada
Robeez Shoes - Robeez Footwear has been crafting exceptional quality Canadian-made children�s footwear for over ten years.
Stonz Wear - the perfect outdoor bootie for active families!
The Perfect Baby Book - Handmade, scrapbook-style baby album that beautifully preserves memories from your pregnancy and birth through your baby's first year. Fully assembled and embellished or scrap your own. Visit us online to view photos of our albums and to find out more about our baby books.
123Greetings.com - E-cards, perfect for welcoming a new baby!
Adar Birth Services - Adar Birth Services provides parents with warm and informed support throughout pregnancy, labour, birth and the postpartum period, while also focussing on helping parents to access their own deep wisdom.
Helen Sands - Sleep Consultant - With over 29 years experience working with infants and children in Australia and Canada, I am dedicated, professional and committed to providing the absolute best service for your family.
Mother Me - Provides postpartum mother-care and support to families with newborns. Supports the new mother in breastfeeding, newborn care (comforting, stimulating, bathing, feeding, burping and holding techniques). Overnight packages available. Vancouver, BC