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 again…

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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

Boy oh boy! When you are pregnant, people think they can say anything to you. Even worse, they think they can reach out and touch you. That’s a no no. I’ve been pregnant and overdue, twice! Both of my babies were overdue and clearly I got very crabby about the situation, especially during the last…

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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. I was so distressed that managing hypothyroidism while travelling would be a big issue. Hashimoto’s disease is a condition in which your immune system attacks your thyroid, a small gland at the base of your neck below…

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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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