Bouncing Back

Hey Mommas, We are going to talk about bouncing back after baby. But we are not talking about bouncing back to work – we are talking about your body. There’s this thing, it’s WORLDWIDE, in every culture and every language I have personally encountered – the obsession with getting that pre-baby body back immediately. And…

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I Am Miss M and Mr. Z’s Mom

  If you had asked me 10 years ago who I was, I would have had an answer for you. I was the girl who jumped out of airplanes, camped across Southern Africa, partied all night, danced until the sun came up and went to work mere hours later only to do it all over…

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Toque Season Is Over… For Now…

It’s fair to say that most Canadians have a favourite winter accessory. For some, it’s a snowboard or skis or jacket. Maybe snowshoes, goggles or boots? For me? It’s my collection of toques. And now that it’s FINALLY spring, I can pack them away. I couldn’t be sadder… or happier! Okay, for those of you…

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What Not To Say To A Woman Who Is Pregnant and Overdue

I found this draft on my computer from a few years back! Both of my babies were overdue and clearly I was getting very crabby about the situation, especially during the last pregnancy. My daughter went 12 days past her due date before I was taken in to be induced (before I finally gave in)…

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Travelling With Hypothyroidism

I was diagnosed in 2013 with hypothyroidism and then subsequently with Hastimotos, an auto-immune disorder a couple months later. Hashimoto’s disease is a condition in which your immune system attacks your thyroid, a small gland at the base of your neck below your Adam’s apple. The thyroid gland is part of your endocrine system, which produces…

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National Popcorn Day!

Did you know… It’s National Popcorn Day in Canada! To celebrate, Cineplex Movie Theatres is treating the over 8 million SCENE cardholders across Canada to a free bag of fluffy, buttery goodness (that’s popcorn). TODAY ONLY! The offer is available at all of Cineplex’s 163 theatres across Canada for every movie and every showtime on Friday, January 19,…

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