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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.…

Mom Hair- I really Do Care!

Motherhood

Being a busy mom is tough.  You’ve got kids to feed and entertain, errands to run and a house to maintain.  So, it becomes easy to become the low-man on the totem pole.  It’s so easy to throw your…

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…

newborn photo shoot

Alexie’s Arrival: a Birth Story

Motherhood, Pregnancy

Today is Alexie first birthday!  I am so excited to be able to celebrate this milestone in her life.  I have been truly blessed with an incredible baby girl.  In honour of her birthday, I thought I’d share with…

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…

Cloth Diapering: From Reluctant to Loving it!

kids, Motherhood

When we started talking about having a baby, my husband brought up the idea of using cloth diapers.  He’s very environmentally conscious, so the idea of diapering our children in a way that minimizes our impact on the earth…