To-may-to, to-mah-to

This year, we had a new helper in town. Or rather, the backyard. Our annual tradition of preparing the tomatoes was upon us, and while the kids originally asked to just stay home, one quickly changed her mind on that cool morning. We got to my in-laws house early, coffees in hand, and ready to … Continue reading To-may-to, to-mah-to

Music Monday

I’ve always liked P!nk. She stood out, spoke up and always brought an energy to her songs that I love. From her debut album Can’t Take Me Home (featuring my favourite song Most Girls) to The Truth About Love, this girl can sing. There is no doubt about that. I was lucky to see her … Continue reading Music Monday

Thrill Seekers

We are trying to squeeze as much as we can out of the last bits of summer. That means Friday nights we try our best to take the kids to Canada’s Wonderland, where the lines are drastically shorter, and in some cases non-existent. I don’t know what we were thinking earlier in the year, but … Continue reading Thrill Seekers

Music Monday: This Girl

Some days you just need a toe-tapping, finger snapping song to get you going. This Girl by Kungs vs Cookin’ on 3 Burners is just that song. I dare you not to continue to hum that horn beat afterwards. The video isn’t anything special, but the song is great and instantly puts me in a … Continue reading Music Monday: This Girl

20 Questions for my third grader

My Little Bird is in Grade 3 and I’m not really sure what to expect. I can see a shift in her already, a change is coming. I suppose she is officially already a tween, a term she finds funny. But it’s not lost on me that the teen years are a mere blink away. … Continue reading 20 Questions for my third grader