Parenting Rants

Teaching Kids to Give Back #LoveCanGive

Teaching Kids to Give Back #LoveCanGive

Parenting
We’re in full on Christmas mode and as much as I love getting presents, I also love giving. Finding that perfect gift for someone near
Vow Renewals at The Fives Beach Hotel with Air Transat #MurphysDoFives

Vow Renewals at The Fives Beach Hotel with Air Transat #MurphysDoFives

Hotels
We did it! After much debate, we finally made the decision to spend a week in Mexico for our 10th wedding anniversary vow renewals at
Getting Ready for a Vow Renewal

Getting Ready for a Vow Renewal

Mexico
We’re actually doing it! A vow renewal in Mexico!! Ten years ago Chris and I had an amazing wedding spanning two countries and at least
Condo Bedroom Refresh Ideas

Condo Bedroom Refresh Ideas

Around Toronto
One of our new year’s resolutions was to make small upgrades to our condo and cut back on some of our travels so we could
Getting in the Halloween Mood

Getting in the Halloween Mood

Movies & Cartoons
I love fall! Not only is it a time when we’re out exploring farms and pumpkin patches, but it’s also the kids’ birthdays AND Halloween!
Cannabis and Youth : Why? What? Who? #AphriaEducates

Cannabis and Youth : Why? What? Who? #AphriaEducates

Parenting
At our recent annual health check up for the kids, the nurse was going through the usual check list. Can she dress herself unassisted? Does
Teaching Kids Responsibility : New Year New Responsibilities

Teaching Kids Responsibility : New Year New Responsibilities

Parenting
With the start of the new school year, I feel that most parents will agree with me that it’s almost like NEW YEAR! I gear
How to Discuss Diversity and Racism with Kids

How to Discuss Diversity and Racism with Kids

Education
I was recently asked if I would like to chat about the topic of talking to kids about race and racism on national TV because
Summer in Toronto at Camp Yash

Summer in Toronto at Camp Yash

Around Toronto
As you may know by now, we did not enroll the kids in an official Toronto summer camp this year. Instead we kicked off Camp
First Holy Communion

First Holy Communion

Parenting
We recently celebrated Little Monkey’s First Holy Communion and while I may have once had grand plans for the celebration (similar to Baby Boy’s Baptism