RESPONDING TO PREGNANCY LOSS

Today started like any other day.  It’s officially spring and in true form I am watching water droplets stream down my windowpane, washing away the last traces of winter.  [That is until the weekend as snow is on it’s way. #CanadianProblems].  The boys are down for their nap and I am enjoying a few moments of solitude with a mug full of freshly brewed coffee.

It was an ordinary day until I realized that today is the four-year mark of my first miscarriage...

DYLAN ARCHER IS 2

Dylan is now TWO!  I never truly understood how time flies until I became a parent.  Birthdays are bittersweet milestones… okay mostly sweet, but there’s a gnawing ache in my heart as I realize just how quickly my firstborn is growing up!  With that said, it’s not everyday that you turn two so a party was in order!

CONFESSION OF A SAHM

When my husband came home from work, I breathed a sigh of relief as he entered the door.  I was dishevelled, frazzled and exhausted, but tried to put on a good front.  However; within minutes, my facade had disintegrated and I burst into tears.  In between sobs, I cried sentiments such as...

MY 30TH BIRTHDAY

This week I turned 30.  Thirty… the BIG 3-0!  All “over the hill” jokes aside, I am completely looking forward to this next chapter of my life...

TWO UNDER TWO

As my boys are 22 months apart in age, I have been navigating raising two kids under two years old these past few weeks.  Having more than one child brings both its challenges and blessings.  Obviously the more children, the more work is involved; but seeing my toddler interact with his newborn brother makes this mama swoon!                 

This is what I have learned so far on my very brief journey of having two under two.