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Christmas Eve Plans

December 24, 2016 // Holiday Talk // One Comment

It’s here!! Christmas is here!! Despite not doing everything I had hoped to do with the kids this Christmas, I refuse to let myself feel disappointed. I always have a holiday case of FOMO and want to see everything and […]

What’s In Baby’s Stocking?

December 21, 2016 // Holiday Talk, Parenting // 2 Comments

A friend once gave me the inside scoop about Christmas presents and babies. She told me to save my money, limit my stress and not buy presents for baby’s first few Christmases. I was given the advice back with the first […]

Do You Send Out Christmas Cards?

November 29, 2016 // Holiday Talk, Parenting, Pure Mama // 2 Comments

I love receiving mail and I don’t mean the electronic kind. It’s the enveloped, stamped, addressed and posted type of mail that makes me happy. Nothing makes my heart soar as much as opening our community mailbox in the condo […]

What Christmas Movie Should I Watch?

December 21, 2015 // Holiday Talk, Pure Mama // No Comments

A few years back when I was super pregnant with Josie all I wanted to do was lay flat by the evening. It was Christmastime and my husband and I got into the groove of  binge watching Christmas flicks. This wasn’t an […]

I Got 5 On It

January 5, 2014 // Vancouver // No Comments

Last month I indulged in many dinner outs and I now have a good 5 pounds of  ‘water weight’ hanging on to my booty and my middle. The meals were all so delicious that I am going to allow that […]

Yesterday. Today. Tomorrow.

December 31, 2012 // Vancouver // No Comments

Last night my husband and I had a delicious date night with dinner out followed by a movie. It has been awhile since our last date but as we were celebrating our 7th year of marriage, a night out was […]

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town! Or Is He?

December 14, 2012 // Parenting // No Comments

One December back before we had kids I asked my husband what he thought about the whole Santa Claus deal when it comes to childhood. He instantly nixed the idea of telling kids that Santa was a real person who […]

A Pared Down Christmas Enjoyed Wholeheartedly

December 5, 2012 // Parenting // No Comments

I’m choosing to cut back this holiday season. I’m going to just say no to too many extras and try my hardest to enjoy these sparkly moments with my tiny children. Luckily I don’t have a work schedule to battle […]

What To Do In Vancouver: The Christmas Edition!

November 26, 2012 // Vancouver // No Comments

One part of the world of Vancouver blogging that I enjoy is all of the invitations that come my way for fun local family events in my city. Christmastime comes with lots of attractions popping up throughout the city and […]

Things To Do In Vancouver: Circle Craft Christmas Market

October 31, 2012 // Vancouver // No Comments

Update Nov 3 @ 2200: I changed from Disqus to Blogger commenting system because Disqus was constantly buggy. In the process I lost ALL the comments for this giveaway via Blogger. Alas, they are ALL saved on my admin on […]