Travel – Toddler Road Trip Tips


Road Trip As you may know, Gregory and I are really big fans of going on a road trip. Exploring our beautiful province is not something I have really had the luxury of doing until just recently in my adulthood. Growing up on an island limits your exploring to when your parents can save up […]

August 17, 2016

5 Things Coaches Look for at Cheerleading Tryouts


Trying Out for the Squad Let’s be honest, I did not have the most ideal cheerleading tryout session of them all. But it’s my story, and I’ll own it. The next year I attended tryouts I was there as demonstration for the cheers and dances. Then I got to help teach the people trying out […]

May 7, 2016

8 Tips for Cutting Little Kids Nails


I don’t know about you, but when my baby was born the last thing I was thinking about was cutting his nails. And when it came time to do it for the first time, I drew a blank. It was really freaking hard to cut his nails for some reason. His little fingers wouldn’t sit […]

May 25, 2015

5 Tips for Baby Eczema


  I never grew up thinking too much about eczema. When I met my husband, I learned many people have skin conditions and they can arise at any age. When I got pregnant I was really aware of the fact that my son might get eczema. I didn’t know a whole lot about it at […]

May 17, 2015

Relactation – Week 4


Relactation Week 4 This will be my final relactation update for my journey. I can’t believe it has already been a month, and only been a month. Considering earlier this week I was basically done and had quit, and 7 days later he runs to me and asks for a breast several times a day. […]

May 11, 2015

Relactation – Week 3


This week on our RAD relactation Did you say it like a day time soap opera intro? Ah well…. I have some good news and bad news to share about this weeks relactation process. But first, if you haven’t read the intro, first week, or second week, click through the links if you would like, […]

May 4, 2015

Relactation – Milk Production Boosters


┬áReady for the Next Step So I have had a little bit of milk come in every other day now, and I am ready to try and boost my milk production. I’ve gotten my pumping schedule down pact now, and I rarely miss a pump, and if I do, I schedule in an extra one. […]

May 1, 2015

Montessori The Weaning Glass


  The Weaning Glass I remember the day our sippy cups were dirty and I was too lazy to clean one. So instead I reached for my cup and let Gregory drink from it. He had done it before many times, it was always a fun surprise because he was copying us. Watching him drink […]

April 26, 2015

Montessori Basics


What is the Montessori Method? So with all this talk about how we discovered the Montessori method, and now that you’ve seen Gregory’s floor bed set up, I think it about time to start elaborating more on what exactly Montessori is. The Montessori Method is an educational approach developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. An Italian […]

April 23, 2015

Relactation – Week 1


My Relactation Journey So Far So If you haven’t read This post here, let me give you a quick update on what’s going on. I’ve decided to attempt relactation in hopes to restart breastfeeding my 13 month old. It has been about 3 months now since we were last breastfeeding on a regular basis and […]

April 20, 2015

Sensory Play – Rainbow Noodles


We’re celebrating National Find a Rainbow Day! Tomorrow is going to be a relaxed day… I have a scheduled post, no mini celebrations. Just a low key day before Easter Sunday. Sometimes its when we slow down is when life is best. But today was a great day and I wouldn’t have done anything else! […]

April 5, 2015

DIY – All Purpose Cleaner


I was thrilled with how my DIY Laundry Detergent turned out, I figured it was only about time I made and used my own all purpose cleaner. Overall I like this mix. My only problem is the smell… which comes from our dish soap we use. The sensitive skin. Adrien has sensitive skin and when […]

February 3, 2014

Easy DIY Face Scrub


Who doesn’t love beautiful, soft, exfoliated skin? The start of my pregnancy I had not so attractive skin. My skin got dry, I kept having mini breakouts, my skin was just looking tired. How ’bout them hormones. I did some face masks at home, the store bought kind. My skin started to love me again, […]

November 10, 2013