Finding My Niche

It’s December ya’ll! How is it December? We’re barreling towards a new year and that calls for introspection. Fresh eyes. New outlooks! Finding my niche on this platform has felt like a near impossible task. When I started this blog I just wanted to write. I wanted to practice. I wanted to share. I had…

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2022 Gift Guide: The Button One

The Buttons have been working diligently on their holiday gift lists. They know that they can’t have everything on it but that they should put a variety of things they’d like so that what they are gifted is still a surprise. For this weeks Gift Guide I’ll give give you a peak into the luxurious…

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2022 Gift Guide: The Pup One

November is here once more and you know what that means: Holiday Shopping Season! Between the shopping, and the crafting, and the baking, it’s a very busy time of year, but what the heck else are you going to do when it’s this cold already? This year we have a Raylan in the family so…

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Let’s Call It A Hiatus

Whew! That was a long break. It wasn’t planned but it was necessary. 2022 has been so busy and this Summer was an absolute whirlwind. As much as I love this space and enjoy social media, anyone following along so far knows it’s one of the first things I put down when things start leaning…

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2021 Gift Guides: The Kid One

OOoooooh! Y’all know what time it is? November Gift Guide time! You know I’ve already started combing through my favourite websites for the perfect holiday and birthday gifts. If you’re new here, G and J both have birthdays around the holidays so I’m deep into planning now. All that being said let’s start this year’s…

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Top5: First Day of (home) School Activities

For those of us following a traditional school year schedule, Back To “School” is upon us! We start back on September 7th but many start earlier or even later. The first day is always a little trying. I always keep the first week low-key. My focus is getting everyone back on schedule (because let’s be…

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Top5: Summer Vibes on NetflixCA (2021)

The heat is finally here, but that kind of Summer are we having? The world is slowly and cautiously opening back up and I can hear the whisper of freedom floating on the breeze. Full on travel seems lofty and festivals seem like a distant dream, but friends and family seem accessible. The vibe I’m…

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Indigenous Canadian Educational Links

If you’re truly interested in educating yourself please try some of the links I’ve posted here for you. It is not the job of Indigenous Canadians to educate you personally. Many of them are sharing resources and pouring their time and effort into providing resources, but it is inappropriate for us to ask them any…

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Top5: Posting Season Road Trip Hacks

If you’re a Forces Family you know full well that Posting Season is kicking off. In the time of the Rona it’s especially frustrating to be hauling your cookies (and all of your belongings) cross country, but as you know, the choice isn’t ours. As much as I love a good road trip, with 4…

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Top5: Irish Turns Of Phrase

After forcing B to rewatch all of Derry Girls with me, it got me thinking of all the Irish turns of phrase that I adore. If you’re like me and enjoy the occasional UK show you’ve probably stumbled onto a few you like as well. Obviously, we have our own version of some of these…

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