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“I Wish She Didn’t Have Owies.”

It was Thursday night. We had just dropped K off at her soccer practice and I was driving home with Liv. I don't remember exactly how we got on the topic but she told me that last year she cried at the Remembrance Day assembly at her school. I asked her, "Were you feeling sad?"… Continue reading “I Wish She Didn’t Have Owies.”

Family · holidays · life + style · m a m a hood

Saving Time & Money with the Walmart Toy Academy

I have a confession: I completely dropped the ball on Christmas Presents last year. I left shopping to the very last minute and before I knew it, the girls were out of school for holidays and I couldn't shop without them being there. I ended up getting Kate a sweater (every 8 year old's favourite, I'm… Continue reading Saving Time & Money with the Walmart Toy Academy

DIY · life + style · m a m a hood

DIY: 7 Easy Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

  Halloween is actually one of my favourite holidays (is it actually a holiday? What the heck do I call it?). It is a time to get dressed up, be playful + creative and relive the childhood years! And of course, eating all kinds of delicious sweets is right up there. But I have realized… Continue reading DIY: 7 Easy Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family