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My Favourite Reads

I love to read. This isn’t news to anyone. I used to love reading books and still do. However, I find myself reading more and more content online. It can be anything from blogs, online newsletters, online news websites, parent focused websites, so on and so on. If you were to log into my laptop…

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New Glasses, Flu Shots & Plumbers

This is going to be a total nonsense type of post. So enjoy! Thursday we had a pretty busy day. After school we went uptown to finally pick up the boy’s new glasses. Little Man has been wearing glasses for a year now and at our last appointment a week ago we found out his prescription…

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The Charm Bracelet

While I was at Blissdom (I have a lot of Blissdom stories don’t I?) I bought myself a little trinket. How cute is this charm bracelet? I love it. I tend not to wear a whole lot of jewelry. But every once in a while I like to take something shiny and pretty out of my…

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The Discussion

One day I was talking to my “sister” on the phone about her upcoming marriage. At the time she was engaged to her partner, a woman. My son was aware that his aunt was living with another woman. However, because we lived many kilometers away from each other it was not a situation he was…

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A Job Ends: Moving On

In June 2008, I made one of the toughest decisions in my life and resigned from my position as library specialist at my former high school. I absolutely loved my job as the young adult librarian. It was actually the perfect for me. However, at that time in 2008, I was the mom to a…

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When Your Babies Are Sick #NaBloPoMo

Do you feel as helpless as I do when your babies are sick? Around 3am my Little Man ran out of his bedroom saying that said his tummy hurt. He did warn me before bed that his stomach was upset but I brushed it off thinking he just ate too much throughout the day. So, I…

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Mystery Boxes Giveaway

As we are heading into the Christmas season we have a fantastic giveaway for you to enter today! From November 3rd to the 24th, you can enter for a chance to win one of five amazing mystery boxes filled with goodies that we know you are going to love!

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Christmas Craft Sales #NaBloPoMo

The first weekend of November is always met with anticipation. It is the time of year that two of the biggest Christmas craft sales are held in our communities. Years ago (before children) I would get so excited over the Christmas craft show, especially the big one at our local community hall.