Make gift giving special this Mother's Day without the stress and expectation Mother’s Day is the perfect time to let a special mother in your life know you’re thinking of them and want to honour them for being their awesome selves. A lot of times we get hung up on the gifts to give on Mother's Day, but we really needn't be! Here’s a simple guide to encourage you to celebrate and give ... Read More about 3 Simple Ways to Give This Mother’s Day Without Added Expectation
Self-Esteem Check-up! So, life is humming along and, out of the blue, so it seems, you feel down in the dumps and you wonder: what just happened to my self-esteem? Why are my thoughts about myself so darn critical and belittling all the time? How did I lose sight of who I am? How do I get out of this labyrinth of dark self-loathing thinking?First, let’s look at the signs of a ... Read More about 10 Signs Your Self-Esteem Is Under Attack (And How to Give It a Boost!)
There’s nothing like the disappointment of waking up to a weekend morning only to find the storm clouds have rolled in and it’s a rainy day! But wait, before sunny day nostalgia kicks in and the grey skies dampen your good mood, rainy days can be full of unique opportunities to have fun with your kids. ... Read More about Clever Ways to Make the Most of Rainy Days with Kids
This post is sponsored by Welch’s® Fruit Rolls. I am being compensated for this post. All comments and opinions are my own. Last Friday, my son came off the bus with his little sister and just as we were getting through the door, a friend of his and his grandmother came walking up the sidewalk towards the house. “Hey Aiden, are you ready for a playdate?” his friend called to him. Unbeknownst to ... Read More about How to Create a Simple Snack and Activity Station for Kids
I was doing some shopping for pantry staples at Bulk Barn when I saw this adorable Easter Bunny cookie cutter set. I just knew I had to pick it up to make cookies with my kids for Easter. The set contained the shape of the bunny, paws, and tail, and on the flip side of each cutter was a stamp you could press into the cookie to create a printed image - of either the bunny's face or the details for ... Read More about How Cute Are These Easter Bunny Butt Sugar Cookies!