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Sisters: I’ve Got 2

March 24, 2014 // Parenting // 7 Comments

This past weekend I took the kids and went out of town to have a visit with my sisters. ¬†We have always taken the time out of our work schedules, busy life schedules, kid schedules, etc to get together. We […]

The Big And The Little

December 3, 2013 // Parenting // 2 Comments

Meet Josephine and her cousin Alice. Also known as Jo and Al, these two girls are hilarious together and I’m so happy my children have cousins to grow up with. My sisters and I grew up with no with no […]

Love, Marriage, Siblings and Cousins

April 13, 2012 // Uncategorized // No Comments

The other week my side of the family gathered together to celebrate my parents 40th wedding anniversary. I’m so proud that my parents have been married for 40 years and will have more years ahead of them together. We celebrated […]

Nesting in the City: Christmas Comes Early!

December 5, 2011 // Uncategorized // No Comments

We aren’t leaving the city this Christmastime and will be nesting at home in our little apartment, so some of my family made the trip over our way for a pre-Christmas weekend of fun! There was only bursts of minor […]

30 Weeks And Already Worrying About Life After Pregnancy

November 16, 2011 // Birth & Breastfeeding // No Comments

My family tree is really more of a small squat bush without too many extra branches. I come from a family of five with no aunts and uncles and subsequently no first cousins. Of course, growing up we had a […]

Hold Me Tight Dad! The PNE Tradition Continues

August 28, 2011 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Last week we celebrated a Vancouver Summer tradition and headed to the PNE for the day. My husband loves a good fair, especially the selection of fair food and this year there was BBQ to eat. Being a Floridian, my […]

It’s The Sister’s Annual Holiday Shopping Trip!

December 15, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

My sisters and I have been getting together for our annual ‘Sisters Annual Shopping Trip’ for the past 12 years or so. I’m not even sure of the actual count of years, but I know it started back when I […]

Apartment Dwelling Vs. House Living: The Case Of the Over Ruling Toys

July 9, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

After I visit my sisters house I’m reminded just how different apartment living with a child is. She has a nice big house with multiple levels, multiple entrance’s, a big back yard and lots and lots of toys and play […]

The Incident Of The Hairbrush

July 4, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Back in the day when I was considered a tween, way before the term tween even meant anything, I had an older sister who I despised. She was 4 years old than me and had more freedoms and more liberties […]

Bouquets and Cupcakes

April 22, 2010 // Uncategorized // No Comments

Today was filled with lovely things! The sun is shining and the sky is blue and that is an instant mood fix! To make the afternoon even more delightful my sister came out for a visit. We took to wandering […]