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To do: Before your next baby is due


I remember feeling a little freaked out when I was expecting my firstborn, Monster.  I had no idea what waited for me on the other side, after giving birth and caring for a newborn baby. Sure, I had some babysitting experience, but don't let that ever fool you. Looking after a baby for a couple… Continue reading To do: Before your next baby is due

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Baby-proof your Christmas tree


It’s the most magical time of the year: when all those green, red and gold decorations come out, the flickering lights on the tree light up the room and Christmas crafts are in full swing. My boys remind me a couple of times throughout the year about Christmas and that we need to get the… Continue reading Baby-proof your Christmas tree

family · mom life

When parents disagree on Christmas gifts


It's suppose to be the jolly season, but it brings along some silly. Okay, a lot of silly. One of the aspects I dread about the festive season is the cleaning up afterwards. Taking down the decorations, packing away the tree. And the dishes, the damn pile of dishes. While it's considered to be the… Continue reading When parents disagree on Christmas gifts

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Ways to keep youself busy while breastfeeding


My breastfeeding journey with Cay was an amazing one. Although it was something I didn’t think I was going to be able to do, considering the fact that I completely failed with Monster. I almost made it to the one year mark as planned and started weaning her a few weeks before her first birthday. While… Continue reading Ways to keep youself busy while breastfeeding

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Things I’ve been told as a mama of three


Since becoming a mama of three, I've come 'under fire' from all kinds of comments.  I got a couple as well when we found out that we were expecting another boy and honestly, it wasn't a fun time, especially because of the emotions I was already dealing with. I think that when someone drops a… Continue reading Things I’ve been told as a mama of three

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Gross Things We’ve All Done: Thanks, Mamahood


Mamahood is beautiful, I won't lie. It's fulfilling yet trying. It gives you a love you never knew you could have, and at the same time tests your levels of patience. It's a mixture of laughs and tears, of long days and longer nights. It's the job that has no leave days, no sick days,… Continue reading Gross Things We’ve All Done: Thanks, Mamahood

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Truths about the last month of pregnancy


Ahhh, the last month! Can you believe that your baby's arrival is around the corner already?? Pregnancy has its great moments, and its not so great ones, and yet when it's over, you'll still miss it! When I reached the last month of my pregnancies, I remember thinking how the time had gone by so… Continue reading Truths about the last month of pregnancy

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Simple rules of decluttering 


This decluttering journey has been a little harder than I expected because finding the time to actually get around to it with three kids is a little complicated. Not impossible, just complicated. So a couple of weeks ago I set out on an adventure (who am I kidding calling it an adventure like its something… Continue reading Simple rules of decluttering