Tag: parenting

Introducing a new family member to the “pack”.

Introducing a new family member to the “pack”.

Recently, a friend and I were chatting about her introducing a new dog to her older dog. It reminded me about our approach after Ethan was born. All the same principles apply, as technically the aim is to get your new baby accepted into the…

Mother’s Day Reflections

Mother’s Day Reflections

In the run up to Mother’s Day I started writing a post as a gift guide for Dads and kids. The more I thought about it though, the more I realized that I personally wanted nothing. I think most mothers feel the same, a lot…

Toddler fascinations.

Toddler fascinations.

It always amazes me what children find fascinating. For Ethan, most loud sounds are completely amazing! From before he could walk you could turn on ANY MUSIC and he will laugh and smile and dance. From the second he discovered that the human body could…

A weekend on the farm.

A weekend on the farm.

For the long weekend last week, we decided to visit my Uncle and Aunt’s farm. Ethan has been going there since he was a month old and he even took his first steps in the passageway in the farm house. It has some beautiful memories…

MY Pregnancy Parenting Delusions!

MY Pregnancy Parenting Delusions!

Now that my son is two, I have come to the realization that I am nothing like the mom I thought I would be. The day I saw that positive on the pregnancy test, I started forming all these ideas about the type of parent I…