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First Trimester Update

Baby #2: First Trimester Update!

Family, Motherhood, Pregnancy

Well, it’s been a couple of weeks since we announced that we were expecting baby #2!  We couldn’t be more excited.  With the first trimester officially behind me, I’m ready to share a few details about my first 12…

toddler advent activities

Advent calendar activities

Family, kids, Seasonal

This is our first year that Alexie is old enough to really celebrate the Christmas season. We decided that we would do an advent calendar, and I made a cute little one just for this occasion. The magnetic tins…

Fall Bucket list

Fall Bucket List for Families with Toddlers

Family, Seasonal

As you all know, I’m big into planning and lists. You might remember my summer bucket list. Well, Stephane is back to school and the air is starting to get that familiar nip. So, it’s time for our fall…

Our First Family Camping Trip

Family

As a kid, I spent nearly every summer camping with my family on Manitoulin Island, Ontario.  We spent the mornings fishing, the afternoons on the beach and the evenings with friends and family around a campfire.  Some of my…

Our first Family Vacation

Family, kids, Motherhood

This summer, we wanted to head out on a little family vacation.  We decided that a little trip to the big city of Toronto was in order.  It’s about a 4-hour drive, that we usually make once or twice…

Summer Bucket List

Our Family’s Summer Fun List

Family, kids, Motherhood

Every year, when school lets out, I make a list.  A list of all the fun things we want to do during the summer break.  Since my husband teaches at a performing arts high school, September to June are…

Welcoming Baby – A Keepsake Story Book

Family, Pregnancy

There are certain events in your life that you want to remember forever.  Having a baby is one of them.  We wanted to do something special to mark the arrival of our first little one; a way to remember…