Lifestyle, Parenting

What’s a party without Cake? {Kids book review}

Today I have a really fun kids book review for you! Some of you may remember that I did a whole party series on the blog last year, and I did a post dedicated to cake, as part of that series. So you know I am all about cake and parties.... When this book arrived… Continue reading What’s a party without Cake? {Kids book review}

Lifestyle, Parenting

Have you ever lost your kid? {Review: Polaroid Moji GPS Tracker watch}

If you're anything like me, you're a bit of a paranoid freak when it comes to your kids. I want to know where my kids are all the time, who has eyes on them? Some days I wonder....what if they wondered off school property and I have absolutely no idea???? One day last year, I… Continue reading Have you ever lost your kid? {Review: Polaroid Moji GPS Tracker watch}

Lifestyle, Parenting

The Everywhere Bear {Kids book review}

At my kid's school, there's a school mascot, a stuffed animal named Bokkie. In Grade 2, every weekend, the chosen child gets to take Bokkie home for the weekend. They then need to do a write-up in Bokkie's journal on what Bokkie got up to over that weekend. Bokkie goes to sports matches, sleepovers, ice… Continue reading The Everywhere Bear {Kids book review}

Parenting

Why I’ll probably be declining your party invitation…..

#MomLife typically includes attending many many kids parties! Once my daughter got her first party invitation....at 2 weeks old, I was determined to attend them all. No matter how many a day...we attended! If you're a reader of my blog, you know I am all about the party life! Also, gifts....I love buying gifts, so… Continue reading Why I’ll probably be declining your party invitation…..

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When the rug gets pulled out from under you {Dealing with unemployment}

We found ourselves in the unfortunate situation a few months ago, where we suddenly became a one income household. UNEMPLOYMENT. Such an ugly word. I've always felt myself envious of households where only one parent/spouse had to work. Maybe the universe misunderstood my envy? I didn't want to be MINUS a salary....I kind of wanted… Continue reading When the rug gets pulled out from under you {Dealing with unemployment}

Parenting

Fun at The Barn {Things to do in PE}

I know the holidays are but a distant memory now as we're knee-deep in homework and lunchboxes. Taking you back though, moms.....dads...the struggle was real this holidays with entertaining the kids don't you think??? I must be honest, we really didn't manage to do that much with the kids as I worked pretty late into… Continue reading Fun at The Barn {Things to do in PE}

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What to do in Cape Town + { John Legend live}

I don't think we've been away as a family since before Adam was born. If memory serves me correctly, our last trip away was in 2014. Recently we decided to do a trip to Cape Town. #ILoveCapeTown!!! This is not a 'let me tell you about every moment we spent in Cape Town' post though.… Continue reading What to do in Cape Town + { John Legend live}