|| What Beautycounter is and why I still love it! ||

  BEAUTYCOUNTER For starters, let me just say I realize I am far from a model or makeup artist. But, I do know what I like in products and my priorities are as follows: Clean ingredients that have a minimal impact on my health They work well/last a while Selection Price Beautycounter fits into my […]

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My motherhood circle

How I didn’t realize how much I needed one Just the other night I was having some wine and cheese with a few of my “mom friends.” I don’t know if I understood the importance of a solid circle of friendships more than since having a child. I think I have always had a fairly-closed […]

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Five motherhood blogs we can’t stop reading

I love reading about other people’s lives and the point of view from where they stand, especially in motherhood. It is inspiring and calming to hear about other’s lives, especially when you are able to relate. I find myself reading all sorts of blogs but, there are a few motherhood specific ones that I keep […]

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Instastories Connection

I wasn’t always my true, authentic self and even that is still a work in progress. Some time in my early twenties I felt I started to break out of my shell and not care as much about what people “might” think of me. I have to say this has expanded tenfold through motherhood and […]

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Sunday’s in the city with friends + the best park ever!

It was a hot one in Calgary this past weekend and with Stampeded kicked off, a busy one too! On weekends, the boys and I sometimes like to explore different areas of the city, discover new playgrounds, eat delicious food (I am turning them into foodies) or just go for a stroll and look at […]

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An All-New Kind of Moisturizer

Using breakthrough Bio-Mimic Technology, this moisturizer keeps your skin at its peak performance even in the face of weather, stress, pollution, and travel. ITS HERE! Truly the most innovative product to ever come out of Beautycounter – SAFETY at its OPTIMAL PERFORMANCE! harnessing a patented BREAKTHROUGH BIO-MIMIC TECHNOLOGY  that uses the unique life-giving properties of […]

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Guest Post: Dear Breastfeeding Mama

By |  Laura Cooper  New breastfeeding moms: you’re doing it right. Sore, milk-spraying-across-the-room, cracked, “are these even mine?” boobs and all: you’re doing it right. A lactation consultant’s help doesn’t mean you’re failing. Pumping when you never thought you would, tube feeding, spoon feeding, supplementing with formula; it doesn’t mean you’re failing. You’re fighting to […]

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Food. It’s all about balance, right?

  I post a lot about food on my Instragam and other social platforms. I love to cook and eat healthy but, lets be real, sometimes we all need something fast and easy. I think my Instagram portrays that I never take short cuts or eat food that isn’t SUPER healthy BUT, we all have […]

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Just one of those days

Do you ever have those days where absolutely everything gets to you? No matter how hard you try to get out of a funk or an annoyed feeling, you just can’t shake it? For me, today was that day. When I get in these moods, I know I NEED to just get out of the […]

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