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Grand Opening of the Print Shop

We Opened a Print Shop!

kids, Motherhood, Shop

I am so excited to finally be able to share with you my new store! Today is the grand opening of the Hide the Cookie Jar Shop, a place where you can find all kinds of awesome apparel for…

Muslin Blanket- uses

7 Ways to Use a Muslin Blanket

Family, kids, Motherhood

I never had a muslin baby blanket for Alexie. Don’t get me wrong, we had lots of blankets. We had receiving blankets, and Swaddlers, Minky blankets and hand-made knits blankets for winter. We even had a play blanket, made…

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…

visiting a science centre

A Mom’s Guide to Getting Out of the House

kids, Motherhood

I love being at home.  There is something so refreshing and renewing about spending a day at home.  I love routine, the ability to do what I want and easy access to healthy food and snacks from my pantry.…

Bubble party buffet

Bubble Birthday Bash

kids, Kids Parties

Our little Alexie turned one! And of course, we needed to have a party to celebrate this huge milestone. I wanted to do something fun and unique for her birthday. But then she’s one, what does she really like?…

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…