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Tag Archives // Husband

Tasty Frozen Treats For Summer

June 13, 2016 // Parenting, Pure Mama // No Comments

The other morning my husband was busy in the kitchen making the kids their breakfast when he asked the oldest if he wanted some cut up banana in a bowl. The question was met with a huge yes by him […]

Bringing home baby

September 8, 2014 // Parenting // One Comment

Today my boy turns a glorious 6 and he is so proud that now he has to show two hands to show his new number. In honour of this special occasion, I’m reposting an oldie but a goodie from back […]


June 30, 2014 // Parenting, Pure Mama // 7 Comments

THURSDAY– I was honestly feeling hormonal and was extra annoyed at various strangers who crossed my path. The lady who cut me off in traffic and flipped me the bird when I honked. The dude in the elevator at the Costco […]

We Love Lucy

December 22, 2013 // Parenting // 2 Comments

Last weekend our new dog came home. She is fitting in quite nicely and adjusted to using the elevator and being able to see so much outside from our floor to ceiling condo windows. Lucy is about 9 months old […]

It’s A Neat And Tidy Christmas!

When everything in our apartment is all in order and things are in their place  I am happier and more relaxed.  For me, there is nothing like the satisfaction of completely tidy home with shiny wood floors. One big pro […]

Our Dog Maggie

December 1, 2013 // Vancouver // One Comment

Back when my husband and I first met he told me he had a dog named Jill that he rescued from a border collie rescue in Florida. I felt that a guy who loved dogs, especially rescue dogs, would be […]

Done Like Dinner

June 7, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

What stresses you out in your day to day life? Is it multiple little things or single big huge things that give you stress? For me, I find having to make dinner for my family each day is a stress […]

Work Day Snapshots

April 22, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

I’ve always been keen with embracing technology and am happy that it exists in my life. Technology was how I met my husband, back in the days when it was considered a little weird and unusual to do meet people […]

5 Weekend Wishes

April 19, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

Tonight I have the nanny booked and my husband and I are dashing out together to go have some fun. Dating in marriage is vital in keeping things fresh and interesting, and it’s also something that easily falls to the […]

I’ve Found The Best Pie In Vancouver

February 16, 2013 // Vancouver // No Comments

I am an avid pre planner so I am always thinking ahead to which occasions will be coming up for the coming month. So, while it may still be the middle of February I can’t help but go over the […]