Remember my need for a detox? Well… if by a week of eliminating caffeine, alcohol and dairy, I meant “business week”, and by “business week” I really meant Tuesday till Friday afternoon (since Monday was a holiday) then I did AMAZING! Truthfully I felt like crap without my morning coffee, so tired, no energy just blah! And … Continue reading »

Granny flips me the bird!!!

Ok picture this… me in the right-hand lane at a red light. Granny pulls up behind me wanting to turn right. I move up a bit but considering I have my little one in the car I really don’t want to drive into the intersection just so she can get by. Then, she honks at … Continue reading »

Detox anyone?

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! I sure did! We went to my folks’ house and my mom cooked us an amazing Turkey dinner with all the fixings. We had turkey, stuffing, roasted butternut squash, brussel sprouts, mashed potatoes, cheesy cauliflower, spinach and beet salad and did I mention pumpkin pie, pecan pie and apple crisp … Continue reading »

My little monkey turns 1!

I know I set the goal of posting at least once a week but this week I gave myself a pass. D’s first birthday is coming up and I was busy planning the party we had with family on the weekend. I can’t believe he’s going to be one! This year has just flown by, but … Continue reading »

Perfect age to go to Disney?

Is there such a thing as the perfect age to go to Disney? We took the kids to Wonderland on the weekend and had a blast. I was surprised at the number of rides the four of us could go on together with D not even being one year yet and E even went on a … Continue reading »

Let them eat (smash) cake!

I think I’ve mentioned in the last few posts that D’s first birthday is next month so I’m in full party planning mode. Ya know, because he’s going to remember everything! For the sake of documentation I thought I’d do a retro-blog on E’s first and second birthday cakes. E’s birthday is at the end … Continue reading »

Meal Planning: Week 3 meh…

To be honest, I did NOT want to do a meal plan for this week. I’m not sure why. I think it’s just one of those things you have to be in the mood to do. So I’m going to stick with some of our favourites and make it an easy plan for the week. … Continue reading »

Full Day JK – Do I have to?

E started back at preschool this week and it got me thinking about next year. He won’t be turning 4 until the end of next December, but in my attempt to be organized I decided to look up the registration process for junior kindergarten. I found out that I would have to register him this January (something … Continue reading »

Meal Planning: Week 1 recap

Remember the meal plan for last week… well it actually went something like this: S: had monday’s dinner (sliders) M: had friday’s dinner (fish and chips) T: hubby worked late so we went off the meal plan and had grilled cheese  W: had tuesday’s dinner (bbq pork loin) Th: pasta and meatballs F: leftovers Planning is definitely easier … Continue reading »