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Nine months into becoming a Mom I look down and I see slippers, yoga pants, a stained shirt, hair in a half pony and a splash of make up on. Now, I know I don’t want to be one of those women who end up on a talk show for a surprise makeover, so I […]
–> Do you have feel like your decorating decisions are ‘safe’ ? You buy something ‘neutral’ or ‘timeless’ but then feel like you end up with a bland room? Meanwhile you are looking at other rooms in envy cause you think they are so much more awesome? I do! Granted I’ve always opted for cheap […]
During the prenatal classes the nurse asked ‘Will you have anyone else in the delivery room with you two?’. My husband and I never talked about this but knew we had the same answer and responded in unison ‘No’.Fast forward to going into labour and being admitted to the hospital. The family and friends were […]
The Final Product You know how the first pancake sticks to the pan or burns or takes forever to cook and you get a mucky mess? Unless you are a seasoned pro at pan temperatures and flipping (which I expect to be in the next 5-10 years) you are usually left with a barely edible […]
My kid is sick. Since I’m living in a sleepless daze of laundry, dishes and bleach solutions I thought this was a good time for me to share some info on sanitizing with other mamas out there . . . . . . . Should I Sanitize MY Kids’ Toys? Yup, probably. It’s up […]
I took pictures throughout my pregnancy with the plan to date them all and put them together – I needed some motivation to get this done and I thought since I was giving my blog a healthy dose of neglect that I would make this my next blog post. I've seen some great ideas […]
About this post: This post was the reason I started blogging. Though, now I mainly write about simplifying and living on purpose – I need to keep this post here because of how many women have told me they needed it. I wrote this about the birth of my first child (who is now six!). […]
I’ve been neglecting to blog lately. Yes it is the Christmas season and we’ve been busy eating, cooking, sleeping, travelling and eating. What’s missing? Egg nog and rum! Yup, I’m preggers again and number 2 is coming in July. Our kids will be about 16 months apart.This time around has been much different – more […]
The day I found out I was preggers I used to wear nice clothes, that weren’t covered in puke. I always remembered to brush my teeth and put on deodorant each day. I used to get a paycheque…. for being a grown up! I had worked for nearly 7 years in Public Health Protection and […]
In follow up to yesterday's post on family tradition I'd like to share with you our new Thanksgiving tradition!A few years back my hubby and I joined my friend and her family for Thanksgiving. During dinner everyone went around the table and said what they were thankful for in their lives. Minutes, or cover and […]