Month: February 2016

Later Suckers!

Parents’ lives are swamped by suckers… little suckers who take a lot of time and energy from us on a daily basis. No matter how few or how many children, you could easily pack out an entire day with chores, errands, after-school activities, work and family obligations. After having my fourth child, I knew I …

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Learning to Love Myself

I can’t believe Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Everywhere I go, it seems that all of the stores are bursting with candy hearts and chocolates galore, and I’m reminded that it’s that time of year when we think about our sweethearts and showering them with sweet gifts to show our love. However, do we think about loving …

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5 Ways to Love Yourself Again, As Mom

When we become mothers, sometimes it’s difficult to love ourselves as we should. On top of media and social platforms that show smiling families, perfect homes and the best angle (literally and figuratively) of each person we see online, there are elements–physically and mentally–that change when we become mothers and make loving ourselves even harder. It’s …

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Love is

Love is… With Valentine’s Day upon us my thoughts turn to love. Love for myself, my children, and my husband. I love how they love me especially when they forgive me when I’m acting so unloveable. I knew the moment that I met my husband at a hockey game that he was the one for …

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