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. Hilariously,…

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…

I HATE SUMMER BREAK

This was previously published August 2017   You may think I am over reacting when I say that I hate summer break. Go ahead, judge away, you little judgey judgerton. I don’t give a flying phooey on your opinion to this matter at all. Summer…

How NOT to Ruin your Marriage This Summer

(This post was previously shared in July 2018) Why people in relationships grow apart or allow their love to fade is one of life’s biggest mysteries. Unless you have kids. Then, the answer is as clear as day. They are doing this to you. They…

We Have Debt- 1 Year Update

I have been putting off writing this post for quite a few weeks. I’m still feeling weird about tackling our debt. When we decided to get real with ourselves 12 months ago and pay down the debt we had created by letting our line of…

5 Things I Want For Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day, it comes every single year in May. Mother’s Day is the day where every mom finally gets to put her feet up and relax while soaking in all the love and thankfulness her family is showering her with. It’s the day that we…

Stressed Out

The other day my eleven year old daughter told me that she was “stressed out”. She used the phrase correctly and in a moment where she truly was feeling very overwhelmed and quite possibly stressed out. But something happened to me when she used that…