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Feb 13, 2020

Every single year February and March roll around and before I know it, I’m having to think about booking camping sites and summer camps for the kids. It’s hard to do while we’re still in the depths of winter, but the reality is that if you wait too long, the good summer camps for the […]

Kid Summer Camps in Edmonton That We Love

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Oct 24, 2019

That was the question I asked myself. I’ve done projects in the past where I try to find a tiny slice of beauty during the pre-dinner hour. But in the morning? Before school? That’s the definition of crazy around our house. I’m still drinking coffee. The kids can take a while waking up. The light […]

Is it really possible to find beauty in the chaos?

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Sep 17, 2019

I love a good #momhack. Little things that can just make your life that much easier.  You too? I’m all too well acquainted with the chaos that can come with kids, so here are a few of my favourite tricks to make life just a tiny bit less crazy (because let’s be honest here, it’s always going […]

Who doesn’t love a good #momhack?

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May 8, 2019

A few weeks ago we got back from an amazing trip to Disneyland with our girls. We’d planned the trip for months and months and we all had an even better time than we thought we would! Our girls are 4 & 7 and it felt like the perfect age as they were big enough […]

My top tips for Disneyland with kids

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Essie's On The Mauve nail polish. Photographer's favourite things

Jan 24, 2019

Here we go again! If you missed it, last year I rounded up my favourite things of 2017, and it turned into quite a popular blog post. So, this year I kept a running list all year long so that I could share my new favourite things with you again. Ready? In no particular order, […]

My Favourite Things of 2018

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Sep 18, 2018

We are half way through September already, but shiza, I don’t know where the last 2 weeks went! School started, we got back into a routine, I had more sessions than normal and there it went… Anyhow, I hope your September (snowy September if you live in Edmonton!) is off to a great start and […]

Save my sanity: lunchbox snacks and accessories

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Jul 27, 2018

Is there anything worse than thinking you booked a kickass campsite, only to get there and realize that you’re in the middle of a wide-open field with not a playground or a sandpit in site for your kids to play in? Ok, yes, there are worse things (like snow in August, which I know from […]

Campgrounds Close to Edmonton – Our Favourites

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May 13, 2018

After realizing I have about 10 photos of me last year, and thousands (literally) of my kids, I decided that 2018 had to be the year to rectify things. I’m the adult who spends the most hours with my kids, and yet, when they look at the photos of our adventures you would never know […]

Edmonton Motherhood Portraits | The Monday Me Part 1

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Apr 26, 2018

  This is me. All the feels (often within minutes of each other).   In the past 7 years since becoming a mother I’ve changed in ways I never would have predicted.   I have new fears but also an incredible fierceness that will continually fight for what’s important. I have softened and am getting more […]

This is me

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Mar 21, 2018

I’ve read some really, really fantastic books over the last few months so thought I’d share a few of my favourites in case you’re looking for a new story to sit down with. If you’re looking for more book recommendations, check out the post I did of my favourite summer reads of 2017. The Nightingale […]

Winter Reads 2018

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