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It’s not your fault

By On October 3, 2016

Mom guilt is STRONG when your little is going through tough times and your struggle to give 8000% to them in hopes you can make their life easier but the reality is… Read More

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The secret to a good sleeper and 4 ways to make it easier

By On February 9, 2016

I gotta say I wholeheartedly disagree with Scary Mommy on one of these points…having a consistent bedtime routine is 100% key to having a good sleeper. Even a good sleeper won’t ALWAYS… Read More

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7 Fun V-Day Gifts and Activities $20 or under

By On February 4, 2016

Who Else will be spending Valentines Day at home sleepily enjoying the brief period between the kiddos bedtime and when you pass out on the couch? Who wants to waste an arm… Read More

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The end of my last pregnancy

By On December 10, 2015

Well baby Felix is almost here…We’re at day 268 (38 weeks, 2 days) and it feels like FOREVER. As much as I am trying to cherish these last few moments I am… Read More

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Toddler Boy costume ideas that don’t suck

By On October 31, 2015

Alright so there are the standards that are standards because they are cute: Animals (there’s a lot of room for creativity- instead of puppy or baby chick maybe: elephant, skunk, or kangaroo) Kids… Read More

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Summer activities to avoid during pregnancy

By On July 14, 2015

I’m a summer baby (July 7th- #cancersarethebest) and I swear all I wanted for my birthday this year was a day of water slides followed by oysters, a soft cheese plate and… Read More

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Healthy Living Mom and Baby

Pregnancy #2: Weight problems, cravings, plans

By On May 22, 2015

Pregnancy #2 Let’s do this! So pre-mama-life Raven had intended of dropping from 172lbs to 145lbs before pregnancy and doing it again between pregnancies. Well that didn’t happen. I got pregnant mostly… Read More

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It’s a Wonderful Life

By On February 20, 2015

LOVED this article by a fellow mommy blogger so I decided to writ e a similar one. LENGTH OF TIME TOGETHER: We have actually only been together for TWO years!!! HOW DID YOU MEET: … Read More

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Healthy Living Mom and Baby

Rest in Peace little angel Elijah, let’s take a closer look at childproofing our homes to honour this little guy!

By On February 19, 2015

I am a total wreck right now, thinking about that tiny little beautiful boy Elijah who has passed away due to our very intense winter climate in the Great White North. My… Read More

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Transitioning to toddler food: Preschooler Portion Sizes

By On February 5, 2015

  As I have mentioned before I am a strong believer in trusting your child. Amelia Sherry talked about in this article about how children have an innate wisdom that allows them… Read More