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Jill Amery

Jill Amery is a mom of 2 small boys and the Publisher of UrbanMommies, a stylish digital lifestyle magazine filled with fitness, style, health, recipes and savvy mom advice to help you through pregnancy, birth, and raising your kids.

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Minions is Available Now!

kids By December 8, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comments

These cute little guys are BACK (and not just on the Pinterest boards that help you plan your Minions parties), this time around they’re headlining their own film! Minions, the much anticipated prequel to Despicable Me and Despicable Me 2 is available on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand December 8, 2015, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

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The Force is with Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition

GEAR, kids, tech, toys By December 8, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

It seems like shopping for the holiday season is getting harder and harder. Finding a unique gift that can not only be enjoyed by all, but also has some staying power, can be difficult – but not impossible! Good news. Disney Infinity 3.0 is no flash-in-the-pan!

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Gifts that Fascinate and Enlighten

eat, family meals, fitness, GEAR, holidays, kids, self, Shopping Reviews, tech By November 30, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

It’s shocking, but we are almost done! Day 11 of our 12 Days of Christmas Gift Guides focuses on gifts that fascinate and enlighten. In case you missed any, we’ve done a round-up of all of our guides, along with a chance to win $250 in Visa gift cards.

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Thoughtful Grandparent Gifts

entertain, holidays, Shopping Reviews By November 30, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

This holiday season I’m determined to give thoughtful and kind gifts. Most websites charge crazy prices for shipping, take forever to fabricate a product and even longer to arrive.

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Gifts that Groove

entertain, holidays, kids, self, Shopping Reviews, tech, toys By November 29, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

It’s day 10 of the 12 Days of Christmas Gift Guides and we’re channelling Austin Powers and the Fonz. These are gifts that groove.

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Gifts that Smoulder and Stun

entertain, holidays, Shopping Reviews By November 28, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

On day 9 of our 12 Days of Christmas Gift Guides we zoom in on gifts that smoulder and STUN. And to my sons’ chagrin there are no handheld toy firearms.

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Gifts that Enchant and Charm

entertain, holidays, Shopping Reviews By November 27, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

On day 8 of our 12 days of Christmas Gift Guides, we move into the ethereal. Mystic, moving and gracious, these treats that enchant and charm will keep you and everyone around you smiling.

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Cyber Monday Air Transat Auction

Canada, charity, International, self, Travel, VIP Moms By November 27, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Teaching my kids about charity and philanthropy have always been as important as math and reading. We divide allowance into thirds, giving one to a favourite organization, and run countless lemonade stands for water well development.

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Giveaway!! Black Friday Ebay Door Buster Deals

entertain, self, Shopping Reviews, tech By November 26, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , 119 Comments

Did you know that 62 per cent of Canadians are planning to shop for themselves on Black Friday and Cyber Monday? UrbanMommies not only has the sneak peek at the Black Friday Ebay doorbuster deals on sale from 8am -11:59pm EST tomorrow, but we are giving away a $250 Ebay gift code!

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Gifts that Quench and Indulge

entertain, Shopping Reviews By November 26, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

It is already day 7, and our editorial board is famished and thirsty. We put ‘Gifts that Quench and Indulge’ together while salivating and are very much looking forward to a cocktail now!

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