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Dress Shopping At Nordstrom: Wedding Guest Attire

October 26, 2018 // Beauty, Pure Mama // Comments

Last week I had a single kid free/work free hour slotted into the afternoon for a very specific mission.  I had one hour to go and find a dress to wear to a dear friend’s wedding. An evening wedding that […]

One Decade Of Motherhood: Finding My Personal Wellness

September 7, 2018 // Parenting, Pure Mama // Comments

A month ago I turned thirty nine years old. I’ve never been one to shy away from being honest with how old I am. In fact it feels easier to embrace and celebrate another year of being alive. On the […]

Making Family Memories And Thriving On Summer Break

This summer I made it my personal mission to have fun with my three kids. While I didn’t get the time off work I was hoping for, I still made a nurses schedule work. With chunks of days off to […]

Theatre Under The Stars Giveaway

There are a few things that really make it feel like summer in Vancouver city. Vancouver offers so much natural beauty that continues to shine exponentially through out the summer months. From sea to sky there is so much to […]

Celebrating The Retirement Of My Breast Pump

Before I had kids I knew that I would breastfeed, I hadn’t really given too much thought about how it would look to actually nurse a baby full time but I was ready. I had seen my sister nurse her […]

When New Year’s Resolutions Just Don’t Work For You

December 30, 2017 // Parenting, Pure Mama // Comments

Who here makes New Year’s Resolutions? Bueller? Bueller? Apparently around forty percent of you will make some form of New Year’s resolution but only eight percent will actually stick to it. Not really a big surprise here and this blog […]