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KNOWLEDGE IS POWER WHEN COMBINED WITH ACTION

Here you will find links to resource information, services and websites that provide knowledge in a variety of areas.  Take the time to click, read, listen and then do.  Did you find something you liked? Let us know.  Do you have information that would be beneficial to share? Let us know.  In creating this resource we welcome suggestions and feedback.  Y’all come back now ya hear!!

Knowledge is power, but the real power is in targeting the right knowledge to help you achieve your goals in every area of life.

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Sources of Information:

About Parenting – a website that includes articles and information that could be helpful with parenting

Empowering Parents – Child Behaviour Help – a website with articles and information to help empower parents

Kids in the Capital  – Kids in the Capital is an Ottawa-based parenting blog where you can learn about local activities, attractions, and events, as well as parenting tips and tricks. The key is that the content on Kids in the Capital is written BY parents FOR parents from a first hand perspective.

Living on a Dime – Tips, tricks and recipes for frugal living

Macaroni Kid – dedicated to delivering the scoop on all the family-friendly events and activities happening in their communities each week. Check out Macaroni Kid’s list of communities and sign up to receive your free weekly newsletter.

Mayo Clinic – Single Parent? Tips for Raising A Child Alone – an article shared by the Mayo Clinic Staff

Mrs. January – A Canadian website that has a team that is dedicated to finding you the best Canadian Coupons, Free Samples andContests. We can teach you How to Coupon, and of course – where to find Printable Coupons, Mail Coupons, Freebies, Contests, Deals & much more!

New Dads Manual – 24 Hour Cribside Assistance – “This is a guy’s site – developed by fathers for fathers. We’ve been in your shoes. We all remember what it was like to be a new dad – overwhelming, confusing, intimidating, tiring, but also amazing and just really cool. We want to help you get to the cool part by answering your basic questions about babies, new moms and new dads.”

The Experts:

Grandma K – Kim McLeod “works with parents who are tired of guilt driving their parenting and instead want a strong connection with their children.  Parents who are hungry to sustain healthy communication with their kids, and offer them mentoring and a community.”

Money Coaches Canada – Janet Gray – Specialization: financial planning for cash flow, debt management, and life transitions such as retirement, divorce, and career changes

My Life Locker – Sandra Tisiot – Sandra is a single mom who has created My Life Locker – a way to organize, manage and safeguard your personal information.

Single Dad Laughing – A single dad blogger who is sharing his journey as a single dad, often with humour tossed in the mix.