Dear new mom…

Wow it’s been a while since my last post. Life happens and within that time let’s just say a lot of life happened to me. I’m glad you’re reading this and I’m happy to … Source: Dear new mom… Advertisements

Dear new mom…

Wow it’s been a while since my last post. Life happens and within that time let’s just say a lot of life happened to me. I’m glad you’re reading this and I’m happy to be back! So here we go… Dear new mom, I see you, talking to your babe like Tom Hanks talked to […]

The school of life

As parents, we often worry about how to explain difficult things to our children. Sometimes we stress out about things we shouldn’t. When my father was sick I was stressed out about bringing them to the hospital. When he passed away I stressed out about how to explain death to them. Then one day this […]

Don’t worry, be happy :)

One of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do is write a eulogy for my dad. And even more difficult – actually delivering the eulogy. Even though I knew it would be difficult, I knew I just had to do it. And I’m glad I did. He was a happy, loving and selfless man […]

I {still} have a dream

Today is the 50th anniversary of the historical ‘I have a dream’ speech given by Martin Luther King. We have come a long way since that day back in August 1963 but we still have a long way to go in regards to achieving true peace between people of different colours, religions and ethnicities. Here […]

A whole new world

I attended a baby shower today which reminded me of how exciting a first baby can be. That first load of laundry with tiny socks and onesies. Bringing home all that new baby stuff from the shower and not knowing what you’re going to do with it. Preparing the baby’s room, installing the car seat, […]