Category Archives: family

Mom of the Year

A couple weeks ago, I was approached and asked if I minded being nominated for Walmart Canada’s Mom of the Year Award. I, of course, said go ahead because, hey, who doesn’t like a chance to win another award? I’m … Continue reading

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Blasts From the Past

Back when I was a pre-teen (or in today’s lingo a “tween”) there were some movies and songs (outside of my preferred genre) that I enjoyed at the time, but haven’t really thought about in years. Lately, with L entering … Continue reading

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I Have Been Sentenced to Life

To be served in elementary school. Last night, it struck me. I have been given a life sentence. I have been actively involved in the elementary school my boys attend for four years now, since L was enrolled. With another … Continue reading

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Good Starts

Back in my first month of blogging, I talked a little bit about how I always try to start the boys’ day off with smiles, laughs or even giggles. The big reason I do

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This Tuesday Brought to You by the Torturous Threes

I know I’ve said on wordpress before that I didn’t have to go through terrible twos with any of my kids. The extra clinginess and constant temper tantrums during that year were not

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Finding a Sitter…

When I first moved (back) to Halifax, work was not an issue that I worried about. I had a job all lined up and even knew what my shifts would be. I knew what my pay would be and had … Continue reading

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Just Stop Talking About It!

Okay, that’s it! It’s over. I don’t want to hear another thing about it. It is behind us, it’s finished.

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Searching For Cute Stories About Mom?

Well, judging by the posts I have read recently and the new search engine searches that have led people to my blog over the past week (“cute stories about mom” and variations of this), apparently there is an unwritten rule … Continue reading

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Big Plans

Tonight I am trying out this totally revolutionary, world changing, life altering, big idea. This is something I know I have tried before but things have happened in my life that I haven’t been able to do this again until … Continue reading

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T’s Day

I learned last night that if I say I don’t feel like writing from the get-go, it has a huge negative impact on my number of views. I guess I should have known that anyway. Therefore, from now on, when … Continue reading

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