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Canadian Thanksgiving

We celebrated Canadian Thanksgiving at my Grama’s house this year. We always rotate houses and this year we “hosted” turkey day with my Grama. Our crew was considerably slimmer this year, we were missing a total of 13 people, it makes a big difference. Although we missed some folks we still had a great time and indulged in way too much food. I decided a little festive decor was in.. Read More

Flying Solo

We love to travel and we love to spend time with friends. When I was on maternity leave with Thomas we took trips to St.Thomas, VI, New Jersey and Virginia. So I felt it was only natural to continue the trend so I planned a girls weekend with Zoe. Charlottesville, VA is one of our most favorite places in the world. Tremain and I went to The University of Virginia.. Read More

Go the F@%$ to sleep

The powers of the universe played an evil trick on us when they blessed us with Thomas, the kid that sleeps and sleeps and sleeps. It’s an evil trick because the kid slept for 12 straight hours every night from 7 weeks onward (no sleep regression over here folks praise Jesus), but baby #2 well that was a bit of a shit show to start. Our little Zoe, the sleep.. Read More

Adding number two

Our kids are 20 months apart. We planned it that way and I’m glad we did. My A-type personality would not function well with kids with vast age differences. I always knew I couldn’t have just one baby, so a second was a very natural next step. I never gave it much thought, other than “yep, we’re having another baby, this’ll be great for both of them”. I never knew.. Read More

This is us.

  It feels like we’ve been together a million years (in a good way) but in reality we’re only coming up on a year as a family of four. Whether or not we’ll remain the fab four is still up for debate, but for now things are pretty fantastic….. except when they’re not. I’m certain that parents of toddlers across the globe share this sentiment. Am I right, or am.. Read More