Journal

Hello, world

May 24, 2019

Hello, world

You finally locked eyes with the precious bundle you’ve been carrying for the last 9 months—and now you want all your loved ones to meet them too. Here are some ideas on how to make the special announcement. 

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New baby rules

May 17, 2019

New baby rules

You’re back from the hospital, and well-wishers abound. Here’s how to set some basic ground rules to make your life easier during visits.

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It’s Mother’s Day!

May 10, 2019

It’s Mother’s Day!

Admittedly, everyone’s attention shifts to baby after giving birth, but here are a few ideas to treat yourself this Mother’s Day and make it extra special. 

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So, how many languages do you speak?

May 03, 2019

So, how many languages do you speak?

Get to know the benefits of raising a multilingual baby and follow these guidelines to set them up for success—we’re not kidding.

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Fit mama

April 26, 2019

Fit mama

Val Desjardins, Head of Strength and Conditioning at Victoria Park in Montreal gives us her best advice on how to stay healthy and fit while pregnant—and beyond. 

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Calling all Easter bunnies

April 17, 2019

Calling all Easter bunnies

They might be too young to eat chocolate, but you can still make your baby’s first Easter fun and memorable for the whole family.  Here are some easy ideas for Easter activities with your littles.

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The sweetest nursery

April 05, 2019

The sweetest nursery

Find out how to create the perfect first bedroom that both you and baby will cherish.

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Hush little baby

March 22, 2019

Hush little baby

Feeling like a sleep-deprived zombie since your newborn arrived? Clinical psychologist Pamela Mitelman offers her best tips on creating healthy habits for sweet slumber ahead.

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Meet Parcelles & Co

March 15, 2019

Meet Parcelles & Co

To celebrate our new collaboration with Parcelles & Co. we sat down with founder Alexandra Dion, and carved out our own little moment in time. 

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Baby names

March 08, 2019

Baby names

Still looking for the perfect baby name? Here are some tips and the top selection for 2019 for inspiration. 

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Let the baby-proofing begin!

March 01, 2019

Let the baby-proofing begin!

We spoke with expert Nancy Reynolds, owner of Babysecure, a child-proofing company in Montreal, on how to keep your baby safe, in the one place where that should never be an issue: your home. 

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Baby talk and all that jazz

February 15, 2019

Baby talk and all that jazz

Looking for ways to entertain and bond with your baby? You’d be surprised that the most stimulating and beneficial interactions your baby can have are the simple things you do together.

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A celebration of love

February 08, 2019

A celebration of love

Candlelit dinners and overly romantic gestures may have taken a backseat to diaper-changing and lack of sleep, but as Valentine’s Day approaches, we offer some advice on how to still embrace this holiday post-kids.

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The Capsule wardrobe

February 01, 2019

The Capsule wardrobe

It’s hard to know what to buy when all the baby clothes around you are just SO cute. Follow our guidelines and live by these staple pieces that will truly make your life (and dressing your little one) much easier.

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Baby, it’s cold outside!

January 18, 2019

Baby, it’s cold outside!

The holidays may be over, but winter is still in full swing. Here are some tips to keep your little ones warm and comfortable during the colder months.

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The Best of the Best

January 11, 2019

The Best of the Best

Being a new mom can sometimes be confusing, especially in a sea of overwhelming information and (sometimes unsolicited) advice. We reached out to some of our trusted friends, colleagues and confidantes to give you their best advice, according to a bunch of seasoned mamas.

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Clear skies ahead

December 22, 2018

Clear skies ahead

Taking a trip with a new baby—and their healthy set of lungs—can conjure up both excitement and dread for any mama. Here’s some advice to make sure your flight is as smooth as possible. 

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Merry madness

December 14, 2018

Merry madness

Already stressed about getting through the holidays while caring for your little one? Here are some essential do’s and don’ts to help you keep your sanity.

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How to make your baby’s first Christmas — and each one after that — a little more memorable.

December 07, 2018

How to make your baby’s first Christmas — and each one after that — a little more memorable.

With Christmas just around the corner, here are 8 wonderful ways to really make the most of your baby’s first Noël. 

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Getting your holiday cards made and mailed

November 02, 2018

Getting your holiday cards made and mailed

Photographer Alexandra Shafter from Tutus and Trousers (tutusandtrousers.ca) gives us her top tips to get through your family shoot still smiling.

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Are you Halloween-ready?

October 26, 2018

Are you Halloween-ready?

We’ve rounded up our favourite costumes online that are easy to make and high on the cute-o-meter.

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10 Extra Uses For Our Swaddles

July 19, 2018

10 Extra Uses For Our Swaddles

In addition to swaddling your newborn, these versatile blankets can be used for a multitude of additional purposes. Here’s a list of all the things you can use for a swaddle blanket.

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5 Easy Steps for Going Out With Baby

July 13, 2018

5 Easy Steps for Going Out With Baby

Stepping out of the house with baby doesn’t need to be an overwhelming challenge. Here is your step-by-step guide to pack with peace of mind and make your excursion enjoyable.

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For the love of babies

July 06, 2018

For the love of babies

At Petit Lem, we care about creating the best premium quality products for your little one. 

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