Real Housewife of A Long Shore Man

I ran in to my mentor, coach and last employer a couple weeks ago. Both of our lives have changed pretty significantly in the last 3 years and we had lots to catch up on. As we were standing there chatting she gave me a huge compliment. She commented that I looked great (always nice …

The Art of Gift Giving

Around this time of year it's easy to get caught up in the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales and the "stuff" surrounding Christmas, I don't know about you but I love a good impulse buy and am all about saving a buck or two! I also love good merchandising and anything in pretty packaging …

Raising the Patient Parent.

Just over three years ago we had just become parents for the very first time. November 21st is not just our sons birthday but its an anniversary of the day our lives changed in the most amazing and unforgettably life altering way. Here is the thing, previous to our babies we had jobs, disposable income, …

3 Fast Years.

When I was pregnant with Rowen Fraser and I would imagine all the possabilities for our first child... Would he or she be confident, social, shy or independent?  We envisioned a child with all sorts of wonderful characteristics, all the best traits and lots of friends and accomplishments. What we didn’t discuss or envision was …

Check In… Who or why am I doing this for?

Every once and a while I need to check in and remind myself the reasons I am doing certain things...  Today has been one of those days!  Wednesdays are usually a pretty good day as the kids have swimming lessons!   We decided to splurge this season and try out Swim Clo. lessons for the …

Traveling with Toddlers

Well last year we decided to take our first flying family vacation.  Honestly I was 7 months pregnant and we were halfway through a pretty massive reno and I didn't know how easy it would be to travel with 3 kiddos the following year so I thought we should take advantage of the 1:1 Ratio …

#fedisbest

So, if you don’t already know, we are house full of babies. My oldest is 2.5 years old, followed by a 1.5 year old and a 4 month old. I will start off by saying yes they were planned, yes we know how babies happen and yes we are fairly busy! I have been pregnant …

How I Made My Own Triplets, surviving 3 under 3

So, I should probably start with I was once married... and not to my babies' daddy.  Basically I was always a bit of an old soul, not your typical teenager.  Fairly serious and not into the usual things someone of my age was, so naturally I dated older (and when I say older I mean …

Back to routine week…

Big week at our house... our oldest started his first year of preschool!  Now we are a family that doesn't do well with routine, often don't even know what day of the week it is and definitely don't follow a "structure". School although fun (mainly because it means a little shopping to prepare) is a …

Meet The Fam…

ROWEN. November 21, 2014 First born, only son, takes after his father, fairly shy and quiet until he's comfortable, very caring and loving, sensitive, the best big brother! LIKES Motorcycles, trucks, emergency vehicles, Garbage Day & going to the dump Chocolate, popcorn & cookies Tools & fixing things Monster Trucks Picking up the dog poop His …