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
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
You have A CHOICE. A choice in however you want to take on the next few years of your life, a choice in how you incorporate parenthood and you-hood in a way that works. You have the RIGHT. The right to explore how parenthood has been defined by others around you, by the society around… Read More My Letter to New Parents who Are Feeling a Bit Overwhelmed with All of the Advice.
Not far from where we live is the Fish Creek Mountain Bike Skills Park (here is a map for the location) and a description of the features on Trail Forks. Don’t be mistaken, this bike park isn’t just for the big kids and adults. This park is absolutely amazing for toddlers on balance bikes, as well! … Read More Toddler Mountain Bike Parks in Calgary – Fish Creek Mountain Bike Skills Park
Heart Creek Trail with 2 toddlers and a baby 🙂 Today my husband and I rolled out of the house with our two toddlers (4 and 3) and baby (1) to finally go do Heart Creek Trail. We haven’t done any hikes yet this summer, but we’ve heard about this trail on lots of family… Read More Hiking Heart Creek Trail with Toddlers – Toddler-Friendly Hikes in Calgary and Canmore.
On my 2nd mat leave, I wrote a post on fun things to do with a baby and toddler in the winter. One thing we do in our house each season, is make a fun list of things to do with our 2 toddlers and baby, in that season (by the way Western Canadian seasons… Read More A List of Fun Things to Do in Calgary with a Baby and Toddlers during the Summer. Things to do With Children in Calgary.
A huge goal I had for myself on maternity leave was to get back outside and enjoy the natural world. I drowned my Pinterest boards in beautiful images of happy women with their babies in carriers and backpacks. I also curate my social media feeds, I only follow those whose lives I admire and aspire… Read More Reconnect with Nature on Maternity Leave x How to Practice Mindfulness in Nature.