Accepting the big 4-0 aka the F word

I have not been feeling like myself lately. I turned forty last month and it really has been bumming me out. Even saying the word makes me cringe. I kinds made my family feel like the big 4-0 was a bad word here. I do not feel old, just having a hard time accepting thisContinue Reading …

Twilight Buddies are a great way to help your child get to sleep

Living in the country we never have streetlights lighting up the house. So all rooms have a night light in them. This is not because anyone is afraid of the dark but more so we can all see if we wake in the middle of the night. It is easier for our eyes to adjustContinue Reading …

When in the City, Milestones is great for lunch!

You may have noticed I was in Toronto last week with the kids. I had been sharing our adventures on Social media the entire time we were away . We were staying right downtown Toronto and of course enjoying everything there was to see and do while there. When in the city one thing IContinue Reading …

How to be the Tooth Fairy

  How to Be the Tooth Fairy If you don’t want to have your childhood belief in the tooth fairy destroyed, you may want to skip ahead a few paragraphs. While there are plenty of movies, books and stories about tooth fairies, where they came from and what they do, the original story is muchContinue Reading …

Checking out Milestones Grill + Bar Homestyle Chefs’ Menu #foodiesunite

Last night the kids and I headed into the city for a fun night. Before attending the show we went to Milestones Grill + Bar for dinner. It was just before dinner time so the restaurant was not very busy. The lights were dim and the atmosphere calm. The funky modern decor made the restaurantContinue Reading …

Bitter Sweet Back to School

Four days and the kids will be back to school. Four days and I will have the house to myself all day every day, well five days a week.  I am looking forward to a clean house. Excited about schedule, routine and time to gt on track with exercise and work. Schedule is good, IContinue Reading …

Potty Training Twins

My twins are just over three years old and while I have thought about potty training them (and have attempted more than once) I didn’t really feel they were ready until now.  I was increasingly annoyed by the variety of unhelpful comments by other moms at their preschool and obnoxious comments about how “they potty trained theirContinue Reading …