Motherhood and Friendship

I’m grieving. I’m grieving friendships. The last few years have been incredibly stressful for me in many ways. I have let parenting grab me by the ponytail and hold on so tight that I lost myself. While losing myself, I lost friends. I guess that…

The Many Ways The Holidays Make Me Cray Cray

Tis the season for decking the halls and drunk wrangling your uncle into a cab before your aunt files for divorce. That’s right, it’s Christmas. The season of giving. The season of wrapping gifts, paper cuts and scrambling to find those last second teacher’s gift…

Christmas Gift Guide for Mom’s 2019

Merry Christmas! Or almost Christmas. I’ve decided to share with you my favourite gift ideas for Mom’s this Christmas. Do with this what you will, forward to your husband, ignore or have a bit of a giggle. It’s up to you! Let’s just try not…

Halloween Costumes for Plus Size Women

I hated Halloween as a kid. You’d think being a fat kid I would have been allllll over that candy. Oh, I was, mostly for the chips. But, I hated dressing up. It wasn’t really the fact that I had to dress up, it was…

How To Visit Toronto With Kids

I’ve been going to Toronto for years. Mostly on my own and a few times with my husband. After our family trip to Vancouver, I knew that I had to take my kids to T.O. Not all kids dig cities. Mine freakn’ love cities. This…

Summer Squares

I created Summer Squares out of desperation. Summer has always been a bit difficult for our family. A full-on shiz show. My kids have a really difficult time entertaining themselves and I end up feeling like an Activities Director on a Cruise Ship. I deal…