Family, Honest mothering, Motherhood, Parenting

Parenting is Strange

Raising two children, especially two boys, has been the biggest challenge and gift in my life so far. I have aged 100 years, but they keep me young at heart. Their scrapes and booboos make me sad, but they have grown my knowledge on how to handle it. Their bickering and fights drive me crazy,… Continue reading Parenting is Strange

Family, Parenting

The Generosity of Strangers

This past weekend my family and I went up to the cottage in beautiful Southampton, Ontario. We packed up our things and drove 2.5 hours north from Toronto to enjoy some time away from our city life. It was Canada Day weekend and we celebrate up there with the kids if our summer plans allow… Continue reading The Generosity of Strangers