Welcome here everyone! As I mentioned in a previous post, Christmas is my favourite time of the year, and one of the things I enjoy the most about this season is being able to create an inviting space for family and friends.
I know there are people in my life who think I go overboard with the Christmas decor, but this is just one of those creative outlets that I let myself enjoy.
This year, I was really inspired by the minimalist/Scandinavian trend – which, for me, means lots of greenery, monochromatic decor, simple details, and cohesion. On that note, I hope you all enjoy this little Holiday Home Tour! I’m really happy with how everything has turned out… so far 😉
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I wrote a post two weeks ago about my experience with breastfeeding, and the whole time I was writing it, I was feeling nervous about posting it. Which is ridiculous, because, first of all, I wasn’t really saying anything controversial… and secondly… it’s MY blog and it was MY experience with breastfeeding that I was seeking to share.
So – why did I hesitate before hitting “publish”?
Continue reading “On Judgy-Mommies”
Ok, so I think I have FINALLY finished creating my capsule wardrobe for Fall 2017! I have to admit, this was probably the hardest one I’ve ever created! I just couldn’t decide what direction to go in with some of my pieces. Additionally, I found a few really fun items that just didn’t incorporate well, so I had to make some hard decisions about what to include and what to pass on.
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They say the first step to fixing a problem is admitting that there is one.
The truth is – I have a problem. I like to shop, and I have a weakness for clothes specifically. For myself, for the kids – oh it’s so easy to justify when it’s for the kids! However, despite the frequent purchases, I often find myself staring into my cluttered closet – or my kids closets, for that matter – and thinking “there’s nothing to wear”.
Not sure if any of you can relate to this feeling, but I hear it’s pretty common.
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I promise this is not a controversial post… although I have to admit, sometimes it seems as though every aspecting of parenting these days can become a cause for conflict. But – that’s another post, for another day. Today, I want to talk about breastfeeding.
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One of the reasons I decided to start up my blog again, after a two-year hiatus, was because I love documenting and re-reading the details of my children’s birth stories. I wrote about Ben’s arrival right after he was born in July of 2013; earlier this summer, as I scrolled through some of my old blog posts, I realized that I had written out details from that experience that are already beginning to fade from my memory.
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I recently decided to start blogging again. Admittedly, I wasn’t the best at blogging the last time I decided to give this forum of expression a try, but I’m hoping to do a little better this time around. I wasn’t really sure what to write about to get back into the swing of things on here until the other day, when I was sitting alone in a Starbucks between appointments, reminiscing.
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