Mama Says, “WATCH THIS NOW!” #StreamTeam

Mama Says, “WATCH THIS NOW!” #StreamTeam

Posted by: on Nov 30, 2015 | No Comments
Ok. Here's the deal... I've found my new show-diction, and it's a GOOOOOOOD one. The really ironic part? I found it on Netflix on the LAST DAY OF MY MATERNITY LEAVE!!! Seriously! How unfair is that?! What is it you ask? It's none other than the absolutely Yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaas-worthy How to Get Away With Murder, starring the fabulous Viola Davis.   Annalise Keating (Oscar-nominee, Tony and Emmy award-winner, Viola Davis) is THE brilliant, powerful and scary criminal law professor Read more [...]
In Honour of World Prematurity Day 2015: An Update

In Honour of World Prematurity Day 2015: An Update

Posted by: on Nov 17, 2015 | One Comment
Last year, on November 17th, I wrote about what had been our very recent experience with our own premature baby and our time in the NICU. I shared our story in honour of World Prematurity Day, despite how hard it was for me to think about, let alone write about and share with the world. At the time, I felt like I had poured my heart into that post, but deep down, I knew I was holding back admitting aloud just how much pain I had experienced. I also knew that there was no way I could ever truly articulate Read more [...]
Review and Giveaway: Little Live Pets Lil’ Mouse and Accessories

Review and Giveaway: Little Live Pets Lil’ Mouse and Accessories

Posted by: on Nov 11, 2015 | 64 Comments
We have a new hands-down winner for FAVOURITE TOY OF ALL TIME in our house, and it's cute as can be... It's the Little Live Pets Lil' Mouse. Rarely does my daughter sit for longer than 5 minutes with any given toy (unless it's a painting toy), but this mouse has her absolutely captivated and begging for more. Honestly: the day after I brought it home, she woke up in the morning and went straight to her new Lil' Mouse without even saying good morning to anyone! She's fascinated by her "Mouse-y". Read more [...]
Family Flashbacks with Netflix #StreamTeam

Family Flashbacks with Netflix #StreamTeam

Posted by: on Nov 6, 2015 | No Comments
One of the great perks of being a parent: finding things from my childhood to share with my kids. Even better... stumbling across long forgotten gems! Recently, while scrolling through Netflix titles with my daughter, I came across titles like Anastasia and Thumbelina-- movies I haven't watched or even thought about since I was a kid. While Anastasia was a little too frightening for her from the get-go (she asked me to turn it off within just a few moments), Thumbelina has quickly become her Read more [...]