Week Thirty Five of Project Happy: My Time

This past weekend I have gone out twice with friends! Twice! I rarely get a night out by myself. I usually have at least one kid with me any where I go. But since DH was working day shifts, I took advantage and got myself out of the house! What a great release it was….

The Two Week Challenge Campaign

I did something totally out of character and joined an exercise challenge. I signed up for the #2WeekChallenge being put on by the creators of #Mamavation. To learn more about it, visit the Mamavation website. Because I have been slowly getting back into exercising regularly, I decided that I would do the Beginner’s Workout. And…

Sometimes Remote Living Just Plain Sucks

As I mentioned in this week’s Project Happy post we went on a family vacation to the city. Although we do live in a beautiful part of Canada and province that we live in, it is really far from the great amenities of the city. We have to drive at least 7 to 8 hours…


Do you ever have this feeling come over you like you need to make some changes? I do. Quite frequently actually. But I have no clue what I want to change. I know I need to change a few habits. However, that’s not really what I am craving. Maybe it’s a new hair style. Should…

Week Thirty Two of Project Happy

I keep posting my Project Happy later in the week than expected. Hopefully I will get back on track in a couple of weeks when I have a regular routine. Onto our happy moments… The other morning I was getting the kids breakfast ready and going to grab their daily vitamins. Little Man saw me…

Just The Way We Are

I’ve had body issues ever since I can remember. I was the chubby kid in my class. I was overweight at a very young age. I started packing on the pounds in Grade 2 or 3. And I was bullied because of it. Due to my body image issues, I’ve always had a low self-esteem….

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Not The Perfect Mother

They say “Patience Is A Virtue.” But not in my world. My patience has flown the coop! The last few days have been challenging to say the least. Sometimes I just want to curl up in a ball and cry. I definitely will not be winning any “Mother Of The Year” awards any time soon….