40 Before 40

Here's the truth: I just celebrated my 39th birthday. 39!!! I have been inspired by my friend and neighbour Lynn to write a 40 before 40 bucket list! There are many things I would love to do in order to add adventure to my life as well as to improve it, and the best way …

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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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Zoodles with Creamy Alfredo Sauce (Vegan)

I may be a little addicted to carbs... so I've recently been trying to use healthier alternatives. Carlos really liked this one (and he was a chef!) so I feel like it's share-worthy! It is a delicious alternative to Fettuccine Alfredo!  Serves 2. INGREDIENTS: 4 medium zucchini 2 avocado 1/2 lemon Handful of basil Handful …

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