A Beginner’s Guide To Shopkins

Recently, I found myself waiting in a long line with my daughter, to meet a giant talking strawberry. What would compel someone to do this, you ask? Shopkins, that’s what. Now, for the informed readers, you are probably nodding your head, in approval. For the uninformed, however, I feel your confusion.  Truth be told, up until a few months ago, […]

Feelin’ Blue

    Like a lot of people in Canada, my family has gotten sick this year. We have a bad case of….. Toronto Blue Jays fever! For the first time in forever (word to Elsa and Anna), the Jays are a playoff team, And, for the first time ever, my kids (B especially)  are actually into the games.  For longtime […]

What Do You Mean?

    With my kids,  I’m realizing that you really can’t communicate enough! Ever since B and J have been born, I’ve always forgone the baby talk, and instead spoken to them in the same way that I would to you. Now granted, this has resulted in many a blank stare when I’ve done things like try to explain why Kanye […]