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Tag Archives // Ben

The Thankful Birthday

January 21, 2015 // Parenting // Comments

Last week Josie and I lay on the bed and picked out a birthday cake on the computer from our local Cupcakes shop. We went with a blue and purple colour theme to go with her chosen Frozen themed party. […]

Birthday Party Stress

August 22, 2014 // Parenting // Comments

I have a special birthday coming up soon, my oldest will be turning six and it is a BIG.DEAL. He’s been planning his birthday party since February and while the theme changes frequently, his excitement and enthusiasm only continues to grow. He’s […]

I’m Not A Pinterest Mom

July 3, 2014 // Parenting, Uncategorized // Comments

I’ve always had a desire to be really crafty and creative mama with my kids. I’ve often wished that I was one of those people that could knit and bake amazing cakes with absolute ease, but it turns out my […]

The Summer Of George!

May 27, 2014 // Parenting, Pure Mama, Vancouver // Comments

Somehow I have the whole month of July OFF of work and I couldn’t be more excited. I took some vacation time and swapped a few shifts and ended up with 33 days off of work. I know some parents […]

Ten Things

July 4, 2009 // Parenting // Comments

Ten things I miss from my pre baby life: 1. Sleeping in until I actually want to wake up.2. Going to the bathroom in private.3. Casually eating your take away food in the park at my own leisure.4. Late night […]