Snapshot of the year that was: 2017

Another year has past and as we embark on the new year ahead it serves to be the ideal time for reflection on the year that was – 2017.

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Friends… Lovers… Parents… Roomies?

#ControversialTopic – not a mommy-related post, but hopefully one that you can relate to.  I’ve been wanting to write a post on this subject for a very long time now, but never really seemed to have the courage to do so. A few days ago, I decided “screw it, because if we as moms can…

Never lose sight of who you really are… trust in yourself

wom·an·hood ˈwo͝omənˌho͝od/ noun the state or condition of being a woman. What seems to be missing from the above is the mention of ‘superhuman with the ability to play multiple roles at the same time’ – don’t you think? Somehow in the midst of being everything to everyone, we reach a point where we start…

Breath & Know… that you are good enough!

This past week I came across a blog post written by one of my favourite local blogger mama’s, Cass from leatherjacketfoxes.com titled “The lies we believe as women” upon which I found myself reading the post that touches on a matter that myself and a dear friend were discussing earlier in the week – comparison. (If…

Surviving the storms

Update from my previous blog post: Be strong, walk through the storms Nearly a month has passed and it seems that I’ve survived the storms (so far)! How, you may ask? Well, I merely listened and opened myself to the advice of someone that no other can replace… my husband. He always encourages, supports, cares and goes…

Be strong, walk through the storms

(warning: not a mommy related post, rather the ramblings of an overwhelmed wife) It’s 2017 and we’re in March already – oh how time flies by! Lately, life’s felt like a constant race of ‘getting things done’ rather than enjoying life. New Year’s Eve I told myself that 2017 will be the year of great beginnings…

Sorry I’ve been so quiet (but I can make it up to you!)

So here I am, the working mom within an industry that requires attention from you 24/7 and a toddler that’s in desperate need of her mommy’s love and attention. Not even to mention how my (might I just say AWESOME) husband is feeling. #CanYouSayNeglected It’s tough being a working parent. Oh wait, it’s tough being…