Mother’s Day Gifts for the Online Shopper

Mother's Day is coming up next month and you don't want to leave planning something until the last moment!  Last year I told Carlos that Mother's Day is a very special day for me, and he needs to make a big deal for it because of a few reasons:  We share a birthday so it …

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The Gift of a Sibling

I wrote this post in June 2018 for the Halifax Mom Collective. What if we are taking away from him?  This thought crossed my mind so many times while I was pregnant with my daughter.  I didn’t want to take anything away from my son.  I was afraid that maybe we had made a mistake …

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Why I am putting my son in daycare while I am on Maternity Leave

The best advice I never took:  keep your son in daycare for a few days a week while you are on maternity leave. It was advice that my cousin gave me, and I wish I had listened to her.  When I went off work, my husband and I had made the decision that I would …

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