We asked our amazing YMC writers to share their favourite blogs written by their favourite Canadian moms. When our writers are not busy producing fabulous content, they are reading blogs that make them think, blogs that make them laugh, and blogs that capture what this whole motherhood business is about.
Our editor's other home—where she can't write SEO-friendly content to save her life—is called Cheaper Than Therapy. Because it is. It really, really is. Her three unintentionally hilarious children call her a DOF (destroyer of fun) and give her endless amounts of blog fodder.
We think you'll really like this post: Ten Is
Dinner With Julie really is a delicious find. According to this mama, the site is a "sort of kitchen diary, addressing all the factors that govern what we eat—seasons, events, locales, participants, politics, kids, marketing." Warning: You may not want to read this site while hungry!
We think you'll love this post: Peanut Butter Cup Crème Brulée
Heather Greenwood Davis really is the Globetrotting Mama. She is spending this year (with her two boys and her husband too!) on a once-in-a-lifetime trip around the world. Follow her journey as her family makes its way across this fantastic and colorful world.
We think you'll love this post: The Last 100 Days
When our very own Candace is not writing at See Mummy Juggle, she is over at Life in Pleasantville sharing her stories and recipes. She really seems to be a renaissance woman—travelling, baking, mommying. She kind of makes the rest of us look bad!
We think you'll love this post: The Pleasantville Parenting Manifesto
Loukia of Lou Lou's Views is one of the most adorable moms in the blogosphere—she's funny, she's ridiculously sweet, her so firecely loves her two boys, and her hair always looks amazing. And she's definitely the mom you'd most likely like to shop with!
We think you'll love this post: Before I Became a Mom
Sarah Remmer is our kind of nutritionist—the real kind. She believes that healthy eating doesn’t have to be perfect. In fact, she believes that healthy eating is imperfect! She speaks to new and expecting Moms about good nutrition, in a realistic way, for themselves and their babies and toddlers.
We think you'll love this post: Do You Have Skinny-Stress?
Almost every single one of our bloggers chose Sharon's Speed Skating Mom as one of their favourite blogs. Sharon makes us laugh, she makes us cry, and she makes us think—and usually all in one single blog post. If you aren't reading her, you should be, even though she may make you do push ups and situps.
We think you'll love this post: Strength is My New Skinny
Sweet Salty's Kate Inglis is truly a jack of all trades—she's a published children's book author, a fabulous photographer, a beautiful storyteller. She seamlessly weaves her heartbreaking story of loss with the story of raising her two boys, and we are thankful to be along for the ride.
We think you'll love this post: The Mess