This is one of our favourite meals. I love it for so many reasons. First, it has everything you need: protein, grains, dairy and a good serving of vegetables. Second, it takes time, but it’s really easy. Third, it pleases kids and adults alike. Finally, the “Wow” factor: it looks pretty on your plate. I… Continue reading Stuffed Peppers
My family lives three and a half hours away and my husband’s family lives four and a half hours away. As you can imagine, we’ve had to travel quite a few times since we became parents. I know the mere thought of being in a car that long with a baby and toddler scares a… Continue reading Car Travel with Young Kids
It was bound to happen, and it will probably happen again. She tried to cut her brother’s hair. Most kids have tried this on themselves or on someone else, right? I know my goddaughter cut her own bangs just a few days before she was a flower girl in my wedding. They were able to… Continue reading Turn your back for a second and…
Last week, I was browsing for Mother’s Day crafts when I stumbled upon an idea on A Day In My Life. She had actually done this project for Father’s Day. It it such a cute idea. I adapted it for my mother-in-law and translated the expression “Grandma We Love You This Much” into French (Grand-maman, nous… Continue reading Quick Mother’s Day Card
I have accepted Mondays With Mac’s challenge to write a postcard from parenthood to a future Mommy. Here is my submission. Dear Mother-to-be, Greetings from Parenthood! So you’re about to embark upon the greatest and most challenging adventure of your life! Here are a few thoughts from a mommy who is on her second, neverending trip. What kind of trip does… Continue reading Greetings from a Mom of Two!
A few months ago, Boo took a parent-and-me class called “Creative Movements”. At the end of each class, the toddlers would dance around with ribbon wands. It was her favourite part of the class and she asked me if I could make one for her. First, I looked for supplies. I was going to use a… Continue reading DIY Ribbon Wand