Weekend of Snuggles, Crafts, & Treats

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After a very busy week of taking care of the kids and my mom who is recovering from surgery I was so happy to see the weekend come. My sister and her fiancee came to visit and it was by far has been the most relaxing and productive weekend I have had in months. I […]

Friday Favorites: Latest VTech® Favorites


Over the last few years we have had the opportunity to review some amazing toys from VTech. I just adore their company and all of the hard work they put into making practical, educational, and functional toys. If you take some time to look around their website, vtechkids.com, you can browse their Parent Resource Center, […]

Happy Halloween!

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I love the month of October. Hoodie weather, colorful leaves, apple cider, pumpkin picking, and of course Halloween. Having kids certainly makes dressing up a little more fun. Since things have been so hectic here lately I was lucky to come across costumes for the kids and myself fairly easy. A good friend let us […]

One Month As Canadians

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I can’t believe we have been here over a month already. Aside from the office/craft room we are just about done unpacking and decorating. This has definitely been my favorite house to decorate so far. You will see why in the coming weeks when I reveal some of my favorite rooms in the house. Although […]

Interview with Parker (3 Years 4 Months)

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My good friend over at All Things Rothe recently suggested we do an interview with our littles to see what honest and completely hilarious answers they could come up with. You can check out her interview with her son Oakley here. I decided it was perfect timing to include Parker’s interview into his monthly update! […]

Caity at 13 Months

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It’s been a busy month for Caity. We left for Canada a few days after her 1st birthday (and her ONEderland party). The past month has been busy with unpacking, learning the area, and enjoying our new home as much as possible before it gets too cold. Overall she has handled the transition well. She […]

Quick & Inexpensive Fall Table

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Even though I still have about 20 boxes of decorations to unpack we were thrilled to have our first guests over for dinner. A good friend from graduate school lives in upstate NY and visits Ottawa frequently. We decided to invite them over for an early Canadian Thanksgiving and catch up a little. I found a […]