Why Being Away Makes Me a Better Mom

I just returned from a trip to New Brunswick for a conference.  It was a busy, mentally stimulating and exhausting all at the same time.  It reminded me of what it was like to be a student and to sit and learn new things.  It was a great opportunity to learn and to see aContinue 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 …

Understanding Twins

I admit that before I had twins I really knew little about twins and their development. It really is such a unique and unusual bond. This week has been a week to remind me that those without twins or are not a twin themselves don’t really get it. We enrolled our boys in soccer forContinue Reading …

The reality of Twin Toddlers

My twin boys are the centre of my life.  They have brought so much joy and love that I never dreamed possible.  From the first moment I saw them I was overcome with a desire to love and protect them.  However, right now, I feel like it might be best if they were sent toContinue Reading …