Parenting shift

Do you find that you're feeling more guilty about things as this pandemic goes on? Or are you letting things go more often? Someone recently told me that I was such a calm mom, and my immediate response "WHAT!?" - ok not really, but I was surprised to hear that! I told her I think …

Rise up, shine on

Full time?Part time?In Class?Online?Indoors? Outdoors? What will school look like for Robert in the fall? And what about the little kids? Daycare? Home care? "Work From Home and Try to Care"? What will happen? What to do? How to decide when the information is ever changing, and emotions oscillate from laissez-faire to une grande peur? …

Pandemic Check-In

Alright fellow Canadians, it's been nearly a month since this began, how are you doing? And by that I mean.. how are you really doing? Because, if I'm being honest, I'm all over the map.

4 years ago

One fun thing about cloud photo storage and social media is that you get these notifications to remind you what was happening "on this day" last year, or several years ago. Last week, my notification was pretty special. It reminded me that 4 years ago, at the age of 23 months, Robert was taking his …