Being a mom; I am obviously bias. I do believe on some days that I have super powers - even I don't know how I get it all done. And when I'm working in a fast paced full time job, I can even impress myself (we're all our hardest critic, right?) Well Vivienne Kay, a... Continue Reading →
5 things I’ve learned during life with two…
okay or 3 if you count Zack, who is basically a big kid. One month into life with two - how's it going? I think the word to describe it right now is survival. I keep reminding myself it's an adjustment for everyone; and it's not going to look the same as it was before.... Continue Reading →
and now we’re four.
Before I start going into topics; I thought I should write down some realities that have set in. Anytime I've shared something truly honest, someone has reached out to say that they're in the same boat - and that's what this is all about. Going into the last couple months of pregnancy with Lennox I... Continue Reading →
and the reality is setting in…
I really expected myself to be sharing on here more during my second pregnancy, sharing updates, photos and documenting this wild experience; but if this pregnancy is anything like what's to come - I better be ready to keep moving at a fast speed. With a second, third, etc, child there is no time (I... Continue Reading →
New Year; Better You.
I generally write about parenting and momming but this is all about you. YOU. Stop scrolling; and take 5 minutes to yourself. You're not too busy. You're not in too much of a rush. Go pretend to sit on the toilet, and just stop for a few minutes. I'll wait. . . . Ready? Ok.... Continue Reading →
10 steps to getting a toddler to sleep in their bed:
There are so many places to get advice right now. Many are contradicting, they seem straight forward, simple and sure to work. I've used this method for about 6 months now and it's going really well for me. Have any of you heard of it before? It's called reality. Start by drinking a glass of... Continue Reading →
mom, dad + 2.5 kids, right?
Everyone has drawn one of those 'picture perfect' families; you know the ones with a husband and a wife (both with smiles nonetheless), a boy and a girl child and then usually a dog as well. Everyone is holding hands in front of their house, the sun is shining and the perfect little stick figures... Continue Reading →
Step by step to looking flawless in a photoshoot…
About a month ago I had the pleasure of meeting Bethany Amanda, an Ottawa photographer based out of Stittsville. She was on the lookout to connect with other Ottawa creatives and mistakenly she reached out to me and wanted to hang; she had to endure my not so funny jokes and old school playlist while... Continue Reading →
where do I start…
I've had an interest in moving to natural products only since Lincoln was born. To be honest, I didn't really put myself as a health priority, but as soon as it was my job to ensure someone elses' health is a priority I wanted to jump into action. The issue was; where to start? There... Continue Reading →
the reality of being a military spouse.
I don't share often about the reality of being a military family. It's something we sort of keep to ourselves, and really just continually go through the motions. But there's a lot of us; and I want to take some time to share the real life look of what it's like to be a military... Continue Reading →