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Gift Worthy Storytime Titles

Reading stories when you can still both fit on one chair and curl up in a blanket is one of my favourite parts about being a Mom.   782 more words

Senior Skip Day

Today was my daughter’s senior skip day. With trepidation, I asked about her plans. I’m not too old to remember what I did on senior skip day. 184 more words


The week gone by

I have been a pretty pathetic blogger lately. You will have to just forgive me… I’m on a working holiday for the last week of the school holidays, I’m covered in paint and the kids are getting country tans. 106 more words


Motherhood? Who... Me?!

This is a blog about my thoughts, feelings, successes, and struggles before and throughout my journey of motherhood.

When I was in high school, I had a serious boyfriend and had my mind made up that we would get married when we graduated college (age 21) and start having children (age 22). 1,499 more words


6 Great Books for Teens

Photo: One of my favorite teen authors.

I was a weird kid and an even weirder teen. I often stayed up after lights out reading–it almost didn’t matter what. 494 more words


A musician mummy and her forays into a new career path, or two

Blogging: always been scared of it.  I like reading other people’s blogs but can’t imagine anyone finding anything I have to write/say particularly interesting or good.  233 more words


Independence and Reality

Hal is at that stage of life when a person desperately wants to be independent but isn’t quite up for the task… yet.  This is in contrast to people at the other end of the spectrum who desperately want to be independent but aren’t quite up for the task… anymore.  470 more words

Hal (The Baby)