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Sooke Moms

Sooke is a small community—a seaside town big on fishing and tourism; revered for its vacation destination charm and not its “urbanized” amenities. So, I was pleasantly surprised to learn about the range of amazing resources Sooke has to offer …

Always Daddy’s Girl

Today is my Daddy’s birthday; he would have been 68 years old. He passed away last July, exactly two weeks after Meebs was born. He was very sick but he and I had made a pact that he would hang …

A Love Like No Other

I became Meebs’ mom the moment she was conceived. I immediately felt connected to her: the love, nurturing impulse, and fierce mamma-bear protectiveness resonated so strongly within me. But these feelings were also familiar. I was amazed that the feelings …

Sweet Surrender

It’s not about me. It’s not about me. This is my mantra when Meebs has gas, or won’t sleep anywhere but in my arms, or gags and throws up everything she just ate because she shoved one too many pieces …

Check Me Out – I’m a Yummy Contributor!

Check out my article, Confessions of a Co-sleeper, on the Yummy Mummy Club website. Click here to read my piece!

Swim-up Bar

I’ve always wanted to vacation at a tropical resort; a land of paradise where the pool has a swim-up bar and sexy cabana boys bring you fresh towels and rub lotion on your shoulders…I didn’t anticipate that Meebs would experience …

Mothers of Joplin

  My heart goes out to those in Joplin, Missouri who have lost loved ones in the tornadoes. I cannot imagine the pain and despair of waiting to hear the fate of a missing family member. To lose your home, your …

I Spy with My Little Eye

If you’re anything like me, you’re no Carol Brady. So, do we really expect our childcare providers to be Mary Poppins? Um, YES!?! More than 64% of Canadian women with children under the age of 3 are in the employed …

No Exchanges, No Returns

After having a baby many women put pressure on themselves to quickly return to their pre-pregnancy everything-in-the-right-place physique.  Oh sure, there’s that anomaly mom who gets her body “back” within a month and looks better than ever. But for most …

Sleeping with One Boob Open

Most co-sleeping moms will tell you they sleep with one eye open; what they may not tell you is that they may also sleep with one boob open. It seems like one of my breasts is always hanging out of …

More Meebs

List of Wee Wonders – #6

When your little one actually stays still while you’re clipping her little baby fingernails. One …

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