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Snowshoe Tour & Fondue Date Night at Cypress Mountain

A couple nights ago, I was able to check something off my bucket list! I went snowshoeing at Cypress mountain ūüėÄ Something I really want to focus on this year is enjoying the moments and living life to the fullest. Life is too short to stay in the safe zone 24/7. Though some may think “Snowshoeing is no big deal!”. Well for me it is. Snowshoe Tour at Cypress Mountain I wouldn’t¬†call myself “outdoorsy” but I do  ...

Blogging, Motherhood

2017 Year in Review & Reader Survey

Where do I start? 2017 Year in review As the New Year draws closer, I’m so thankful for all the growth I’ve had in both my personal and business life. At the beginning of this year, I made it a point to put my head down and get shit done! This year has been absolutely incredible. It has brought me so many great memories. From announcing my pregnancy to going into early labour with Isaiah. To¬†making new friends, strengthening my  ...

Motherhood

Gifts For the Last Minute Holiday Shopper | Schick Holiday Gift Packs #SchickAmbassador

There are 10 days until Christmas morning and yup, I still haven’t started Christmas shopping. But I’m not worried because¬†everyone on my list is receiving a¬† holiday gift pack from¬†Schick Intuition. Don’t worry, the kids are getting something different ūüėõ Similar:¬†Get Holiday Ready With Schick QuattroYOU What’s in the Schick Holiday Gift Packs Let’s get down to it. There are three different sets available¬†for  ...

Shop Features & Reviews, Travel

One for All Stroller | UPPAbaby VISTA Review

Well, you asked and I answered. Our¬†UPPAbaby VISTA review is officially here! I’ve had the best time using the VISTA in our everyday life. Whether it be at a park, jumping on the Skytrain, or at the mall, I could always count our UPPAbaby VISTA. Time to get a little personal. If I’m being honest here, I never thought I’d be the mom with two children so close in age! Heck, I never even thought I’d have a second or  ...

Motherhood

From Soup Kitchens to Sit Down Dinners | the Keg Steakhouse + Bar

Getting together with friends and family is one of the best parts of the holiday season especially at the Keg Steakhouse + Bar. For some, the holiday season is a gentle reminder of gratitude,¬†hope, and perseverance. The woman who you see in these photos is much stronger then the weak little girl she used to be. How we do Christmas With each and every Christmas that our family celebrates, I’m always brought back to this place of  ...

Motherhood

Kicking the Winter Cold with Boiron

Have you’ve ever wondered if there are a homeopathic cough and cold medicine that can be used on your newborn or infant? Well, I’m here to tell you that there is! As a parent, it can be difficult to find the appropriate medicine to relieve your baby‚Äôs symptoms.¬†Boiron is the #1 brand of homeopathic medicines recommended by pharmacists. I find comfort in knowing that these medications¬†are made with my children’s needs in  ...

Motherhood

Working Hard & Staying Humble | Blog & Life Update

I’ve been thinking a lot lately. Remembering my past and comparing it to the present. Trying to figure out my purpose. Life Update Life with three is extremely busy. I really “love” how people who don’t know me well assume that I have my shit together. LOL. You see what I want you to see. The fights, the tears, the mess,¬† the hustle, the clutter. I’ve wanted to give up on my blog so many times this year but  ...

Motherhood

Why Having Friends During Maternity Leave Is a Must Ft. Hunnis

Guys, can you believe that it’s been than two years since the last time I was on maternity leave? Because I can’t! To be honest, being home this time around has been such a relief! I don’t worry about much except where my children are and I owe it all to my family and friends. Similar: 8 Things I Missed While I Was on Maternity Leave Creating Connections Beyond a Screen I’ll be the first to admit. I had no idea that  ...

Motherhood

Practical & Functional: Clothes That Fit Your Breastfeeding Needs | Momzelle

Before I had Isaiah, I knew that breastfeeding was the way I wanted to go. I breastfed Abel for 12 months and even though it wasn’t the best experience, I still accomplished my 12-month goal. Fast forward to having Isaiah, I feel more confident and less anxious.¬†Out of the three boys, he is by far the best feeder! I’m so thankful that we found our breastfeeding rhythm¬†in the first couple of weeks of his life. About Momzelle  ...

Motherhood, Product Review & Shop Feautures

Bring your kids Play-Doh to Life with Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio

Bringing traditional play and tech play together, Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio creates the best of both worlds for your child. Jayden has always been a huge fan of Play-Doh and now that he’s older, you better believe that he’s all about that tech life. Being mindful of his age, I want to encourage his creativity, as well as support his love for technology. Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio The Play-Doh Touch Shape to  ...