Hi everyone! My husband and I are taking a class called “debt destruction” which includes lots of brilliant financial coaching and habit reconstruction. One of the topics that came up recently was family entertainment expenses. This summer, with a 3 and 4 year old, was quite a big shock to the system – why? We… Read More Fun and Free Activities for Families in Calgary, Things to do in Calgary with Toddlers
With small children, my days are filled with requests to read a book. Especially before naptime or night time! As a book lover, perusing stores for wonderful children’s stories has been a fun part of parenthood and I hope to instill a love of reading in my children with beautiful stories and rich imagery. Do… Read More How I Wrote and Self-Published a Children’s Book using Kickstarter!
Up here in Canada, the days are touched with the cool air of autumn and we’ve even had our first snow (!) which says to me, beautiful autumn is going to be a quick one this year! I wanted to share one of my favourite autumn crafts today. I am passionate about nature-based crafts that… Read More Nature Crafts for Children and Toddlers – Autumn Leaf Wreaths for Kids
I typically get asked, what Bra should I buy for breast reduction surgery? What bras did you buy for breast reduction surgery recovery? I’ve had quite a few messages on instagram also asking for an update on how recovery from my breast reduction surgery has gone in July – so here’s my first post, on… Read More What Bra Should I buy for Breast Reduction Surgery? Recommended Post Surgical Bras.
You asked for it, and here it is! Wonderful things to do with your baby and toddler in Calgary, in the Fall! Esker Contemporary Art Foundation has events for little ones including a hands on art class for ages 3-5 and “bring the baby” exhibition tour & discussion with other mamas. You can also attend… Read More What to Do with a Baby and Toddler in Calgary in the Fall
I believe that you can THRIVE in early parenthood, not just SURVIVE. Truly. I am passionate about this. Back in my 20s, I didn’t want to be a parent. EVER. Why? I found the overwhelming was that being a parent, was about losing your sanity, identity, free time and happiness. In the media, in the… Read More Thriving in Early Parenthood. The Great Parental Leave Podcast is Coming! Sneak Peak.