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TMI, mom stories, shower thoughts, off my chest

My Happiness Project

When I read the Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin a few months ago I was instantly energised by the potential impact it could have on my life.  But, as many moms know, sometimes we quietly place our own needs on the back burner until we…

Blaming “Jealousy”

 As a parent I am riddled with self-doubt, therefore prone to second-guessing and overanalyzing every new obstacle thrown at me on this parenting journey. Like most, my fundamental desire is to raise happy children with intrinsic hearts of gold. So when faced with tough situations,…

Biracial Families – Sticky Subject

A few months ago, there was a minor uproar in the US about a Cheerios commercial where some viewers were unhappy with the representation of a mixed ethnicity couple. I ran to YouTube, thinking there was something this couple was doing that must be offensive.…