Making this House our Home: Our Master Bedroom Retreat

”I really love coming up to our room now,” my husband said after putting the kids to sleep. I never thought that he cared or really thought about the overall design of the spaces in our home, I honestly thought he just went along with the colours I choose because it didn’t make a difference … More Making this House our Home: Our Master Bedroom Retreat

I’m Sorry for What I Said at 3am: Our New Endy Mattress and the Importance of Sleep

The coffee is brewing, I can smell it from the bedroom. I walk downstairs to find my cup prepped (which means the sugar and cream are already in the mug … all I have to do is pour). My husband walks in to the kitchen and gives me a smile that basically says… “so that … More I’m Sorry for What I Said at 3am: Our New Endy Mattress and the Importance of Sleep

What Motherhood Feels like: Getting Ready for Baby Number Three

My Three-Year-Old (sitting beside me on the couch as I take a mommy moment … aka little rest): “ Are you sad mama?…Do you want a hug mama?” In My Head:  Nope not sad, just going a little nuts and stressing about things beyond my control… oh and… these crazy two and three-year-old tantrums mixed … More What Motherhood Feels like: Getting Ready for Baby Number Three

Shutting off the Screen and Letting them Roar

“Common Nate, we’ve got to cross this bridge and escape the crocodiles!” Over the last couple of months being at home I have been able to watch my little ones’ relationship flourish. They’ve gone from fighting over every, single, toy to learning how to play together in the most imaginative scenarios. Yes, there are still … More Shutting off the Screen and Letting them Roar

Just Us for a Few Days: Why we Love Going Away for our Anniversary

“Is that a grey hair in your beard?” I asked  my husband after waking up actually beside each other on the first morning of our trip. There’s usually a three-year-old between us every morning at home and a 23-month-old calling to us from his crib, so we are never actually that close together these days. … More Just Us for a Few Days: Why we Love Going Away for our Anniversary