Confessions of a Domestic Failure

I’ve been reading some heavy stuff lately, from deeply traumatizing thrillers by Karin Slaughter to the super emotional Wonder. I needed a reset; something light and fun. Mainly I was looking for funny. I found that in Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi Laditan. I follow Laditan on social media and she is hilarious. … Continue reading Confessions of a Domestic Failure

Music Monday: America

Last week’s post about Disney’s Descendants 2 had me thinking about musicals. Are you a fan of musicals? I am. In fact, some of my fondest memories are sitting around the TV with my parents watching them. As a child, The Wizard of Oz was probably one of my favourites. I loved every glorious minute … Continue reading Music Monday: America

Wonder: Book Review

  I’ve more than dipped my toe into Young Adult fiction lately and I’m realizing that my initial hesitation was that it would be too “young”. I am learning that I’m wrong. There is much to be discovered from a good YA book. I mean, I grew up reading it. Some of my fondest memories … Continue reading Wonder: Book Review

Music Monday: Mr. Vain

Not long ago I went for dinner with an old friend of mine. I met her in high school, where we both admit that we didn’t really like each other off the bat. (I thought she was a know-it-all and she thought I was a big mouth!) In fact, it wasn’t until grade 12 when … Continue reading Music Monday: Mr. Vain

School lunch lunacy

I know it’s summer and school is out. I’m super-happy that I don’t need to make lunches until September. I only need to worry about myself. Which is nice for a change. I’m a mom of a soon to be first and fourth grader. So I would not consider myself a rookie mom any longer. … Continue reading School lunch lunacy