Baby RJ’s Birth Story

The instant of birth is exquisite. Pain and joy are one at this moment. Ever after, the dim recollection is so sweet that we speak to our children with a gratitude they never understand.       Madline Tiger Well, it has been an eventful week! I am currently typing this while holding my sleeping newborn and I […]

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My Beautycounter Must Haves and 20% off site-wide!

**I will be compensated for purchases made through the links on this page.  I talk a lot on this blog about why I feel it is important to know what is in the products that you are using and there is no better time than now to try some! Have you been eyeing Beautycounter for […]

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Halfway There With Baby Number Two!

**Disclaimer: I am not a doctor, nurse, naturopath, midwife, or medical practitioner. All opinions are my own and are what work for me in pregnancy as a result of consulting with my medical team. This post contains shopping and affiliate links – please see my disclosure section for more information.  Well, here we are again! […]

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Dew Skin SPF Tinted Moisturizer

Well, the sunscreen sale was a smashing success! We are SOLD OUT! However, I’m still putting in a bulk order this week. Our dew skin SPF tinted moisturizer is a great sun safe product that will also leave you moisturizer and with a flawless complexion. Orders over $150 will be gifted a biodegradable makeup remover […]

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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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Living authentically and with joy

  “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson   This quote really speaks to me. In this day in age, we are constantly inundated with information, it can be hard to filter through and to not compare yourself to others. […]

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Finding little joys in the every day

I am not a routine person, at all. Becoming a mother has made me realize the importance of a routine but it is something that I do struggle with. I hate doing the same things in a repeating pattern like clockwork. It’s just not my thing. Parenting is basically a repeating pattern and being a […]

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Today is a new day

  Kindness. Compassion. Understanding. Yesterday was hard… what was a beautiful day turned a bit sour when a stranger decided to tell me how terrible a mother I am and that I should leave my children at home… I was shocked. My children weren’t running around Chapters like terrors and even if they were… compassion […]

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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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