Category: HOME

To our baby with no heartbeat.

I knew. I knew in my bones as soon as the technician asked me to dress while she went and got your Dad – that you had no heartbeat. I felt jittery and ill as I dressed and waited. Maybe I’m wrong. Maybe I’m wrong. I don’t know everything. Be wrong. Be wrong. Kevin came…

So, what do you do all day?

A seemingly innocent question, isn’t it? A question that, admittedly, I don’t come across regularly. And yet, although I’m not often asked this question, it seeps into my head from time to time… Making me feel like complete and utter garbage. What DO I do all day? I watch a child. I keep him from…

Seeking: Best Friend For Gifted Child

Position: Best Friend/Life Companion for Gifted Child Duties/Responsibilities: – Be in close proximity to a gifted child at all times (we realize this can be discouraging for those not as gifted – but we hope the successful applicant will be inspired!) – Talk to child about everyday experiences (examples include: eating organic food, going vegetarian…

What My Motherhood Looks Like

Woooooweeeeeeeee… Motherhood. The messy, glory of motherhood. What follows is documentation of what motherhood looks like to me. Without staging. Without planning. Without makeup. Without a spastic tidy of the home. Dare I divulge – without underwear (*GASP). Without taking the time to artificially beautify it (which I adore but figured we are ALSO great…

How To Teach A Baby To Swim

We recently attended a fabulous wedding in Kelowna, BC. We (ok, I) saw this as a perfect opportunity to teach Kaden how to swim. Now, some of you may be thinking ‘Wait, isn’t Kaden like, 3 months old? Surely he is too young to swim’. Correct – Kaden is 3 months old. Too young to…