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What NaBloPoMo Has Sparked

Blogging every day for a month.  It’s been challenging – but not daunting.  It has inspired me to move forward with a few ideas for my blog.I don’t know how soon I’ll put these into place -especially since they’ll fall apart in a month with a new baby…BUT they may help me get back on blogging track once I’m out of the new baby stupor and desirous to get back to writing.Mondays I think I’ll dedicate to all things parenting – whether anecdotes, interesting tweets or posts from parenting cites I follow or something I’ve learned and can pass along....more

A Review of Coccoon Apothecary's Skin Care Products

(I’m fighting the guilt of missing yesterday’s NaBloPoMo post…four year old with a fever, home renos, 7.5 months pregnant, nuff said)Love discovering natural skin care products?  Love knowing that what you’re putting on your skin is not full of chemicals you can’t pronounce or that are linked to some really bad health issues?  Love, love, love all things girly and trying new products all the time?...more

Having a Baby Does Not Mean You Will Lose Yourself

I follow an organization for parents in the Greater Toronto Area on twitter: Life With A Baby.  Today they tweeted about keeping your identity when you become a mom. ...more

The Small Things

Bulging Buttons inspired my post today, The Small Things.I have had a very stressful month and recently reminded myself that it is by feeling gratitude that I will find my way back to peace, balance and contentedness....more

What I Would Change About Myself

I chose to write today’s NaBloPoMo post on the prompt provided for Wed. Nov.6:If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be?I have a feeling the answer to this question would have been very different 10, 15 years ago…...more

In Preparation for a Daughter

A few months back I wrote about my decision to not find out the sex of my baby.  I wanted that “it’s a…!” moment.  I was adamant that I would not find out.  You can read about that here....more

Top Ten Character Names

I know it’s NOT Tuesday! It’s Saturday!  A busy day has left me too exhausted to think or research/prepare a post for NaBloPoMo....more

What I've Learned From Daily Blogging

Week 1 of NaBloPoMo done…today’s prompt is to reflect upon what we’ve learned from blogging everyday.  So, what have I learned?...more