We are all guilty of this, we set expectations for ourselves, we make to do lists, fill our agendas with stickies and break down are days by the minute to make sure we can fit it all in. We cater to ideas that surround us of how others are going around accomplishing things. It's never … Continue reading Progress not perfection
Last week I talked about my hopes for a more streamlined year, I spent a majority of this week trying to focus all the areas of my life. The reality is we all wear many hats, we are students, we are parents, we have jobs, to isolate out only one area and make it your … Continue reading Better
Honestly, to this day, one of the biggest things that surprise me is how much adults can learn from children about life. I know it sounds weird, I mean we have a lot more life experience than them, what could they possibly have to teach us? The reality is quite a bit. So let me … Continue reading A lesson from my 3 year old
Happy 2017, with every new year comes the whole new year and new me, but the reality is what does this new me really entail, is it a new commitment, is it instilling a new change or is it taking out something that you believe has no purpose? I don't have the answer to that … Continue reading New Year, New thoughts?
Happy December!! I'm still completely shocked that 2016 is almost over, feels like it just started, but with the start of every new month means the end of another. In the beginning of November I set a goal to reduce the amount of time I spend on social media. Safe to say I really struggled … Continue reading November Update
It was a moment like no other, an epiphany. I called into question all that I had believed about myself and those around me, it was a moment of enlightenment. What am I talking about you may ask, I'm talking about the moment I made the decision to go back to school and pursue my … Continue reading How it all started
So I have a confession to make, I have fallen off the wagon!! Okay..okay maybe I am being a tad dramatic, but heres my story so two weeks ago we went on vacation, one week in Washington DC to visit family, the trip was great, it was a lot of fun and filled with new … Continue reading The Art of Planning
I've put off writing this post until I felt the situation and calmed down a little and that I could approach this topic from a more level headed perspective, so here goes. In response to recent events I can't help but feel disappointed. Just a quick back story I live in Canada but have family in … Continue reading Dealing with disappointment
I have to say we have been experiencing very warm weather these past couple of weeks, and it's safe to say I don't mind. Living in Canada I feel like the seasons go from summer to winter very quickly, you never get to enjoy the transition seasons like fall and spring. Fall this year has … Continue reading When we met it was the…Fall?
Three years ago today they placed you in my arms, three years ago today you become mine, three years ago today I became a mother and have never looked back since. I wish I could tell you it was all smooth sailing, I wish I could say I felt like I slid into the role … Continue reading A letter to my little one…