Engineer Blueprint + DIY Canvas Tutorial

So if you follow my blog or social media channels at all, you’ve probably realized I am total print junkie. I love them. I love finding them, I love making them, I love blowing them and printing them out. And I recently discovered I love the canvas look almost as much as the framed!All you need is the right photo and you can have a gallery look for a fraction of the gallery cost!...more

Confessions of a Christmas Fraud

I am a Christmas fraud and I don’t know how to tell my children....more

The Child You Left Behind

Suicide. The word alone is enough to send chills down your spine. Unfortunately it affects at least 3700 Canadians a year. On March 6th 2006, I became a part of those statistics....more

8 Tips for Drawing Up a Will

It's not something we like to think about, parents or otherwise, but it is a serious and imperative document to establish once you have kids. The #1 reason people put off making a will is the cost associated with it. I'm happy to tell you that you can make a legal and binding will without forking out the cash to hire a lawyer*. ...more
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Kindergarten Readiness - Is your child ready for "Big Kid School"?

School is 4 weeks away for most of our little ones. To the seasoned veterans this can’t come soon enough, but for those of us with a little ones just starting kindergarten; this next month will FLY by. Coming from a pro-preschool Mommy let me tell you, you may think you have the advantage here. Academically, yes you may, but emotionally speaking, preschool is merely the warm-up....more

5 Ways to Have a Healthy Sex Life After Kids!

Lets talk about sex.Regaining and maintaining your sex life after having kids can be trying at times, but is extremely important for you and your partner. We, as humans, require intimacy on so many levels, and physical intimacy is right there at the top. I know, after the hectic days we face as modern women, its very easy to let sex fall to the wayside. BUT I am happy to offer you 5 surefire ways to find the spark and reclaim your carnal right.Before we talk about how, lets discuss why....more
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My kids don't know their real Father, and that's okay!

I’m sure some of you are judging me simply from the title – and that’s okay too.It’s not because I hate him, or I was trying to play a game, or because he never paid child support. It was never about that for me because, well, it’s NOT about me. I chose to make an executive decision, in the best interest of my kids. “Kids need their Fathers, whats wrong with you???”...more

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

Okay, so maybe the title is a bit egotistical but if you have kids, you’re going to want to read this....more

Controversial Parenting – 5 Ways to NOT Raise an A**hole

I know, what a thing for a mother to say. Unfortunately is has become way to common and reality check, you’re not doing the world any favors....more
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Single Parenting – A quick and candid guide to telling your kids it’s over.

I don’t even know how to begin this article. but I know its something I need to share. I also know there are Mommies out there struggling with this, that may not want to reach out for help, for fear of ridicule or judgement but you’re in the right place!...more