I’m bored

Last week, here in Ontario, the kids were on March Break. That meant every activity you can think of was packed to the rafters with parents and kids, trying to keep their kids busy for the week. I didn’t take any time off this year, and because I am able to work from home a … Continue reading I’m bored

Everyday I’m shuffling

How my sport-hating kids learned to skate past their fears

Unkind reflections

I have grown up with issues with my feet. I probably didn’t help myself by buying and wearing cheap, fashionable shoes, but there was no way in hell I was going to wear sensible shoes in my twenties. So, I paid the price for those choices and have learned my lessons. Heels are not a … Continue reading Unkind reflections

#socialmom

The other day my husband pointed out a phone booth; a rare sight, nowadays. The Little Bird asked what it was, and D explained that there was a time when not everyone had a cell phone, or that even there was a time where those didn’t exist. After the shock and awe of such a … Continue reading #socialmom

Finding time

    Time is one of those things that, depending on what you are doing, moves too fast, or too slow. Like at work, when you find yourself wondering why it isn’t time to go yet? Or on Sunday evening, when you realize you want to spend more time with your kids. I think I … Continue reading Finding time