when a child gets lost

When a Child Gets Lost

It doesn't matter how diligent you are as a parent, at some point, you will lose your child. Losing sight of your child is an experience that you'll never forget, the panic hits like a truck and shakes your entire being.  Seconds seem like hours and you're torn in every direction, ... read more

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Honey Glazed Carrots

Now that summer is coming to an end, it's time to shift gears to more comforting foods in our rotation. There are many holidays coming up and along with cooler days, it's time to think about the hearty wholesome meals that make the upcoming season a little warmer.   Just last week I made a ... read more

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Edmonton Where to Stay, Where to Play

Disclosure: I received IHG rewards points to facilitate Edmonton weekend away review. All opinions are 100% my own. To celebrate the end of one great summer break {and before the September chaos hit full swing}, our family took a weekend trip to Edmonton Alberta. This city, and ... read more

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Great Steps Throughout the School Year

For most, the new school year has began. Like a whirlwind. Somewhere in the weeks leading up to this big milestone; items were purchased, labelled, and sent. Our hope is that the 12 glue sticks is enough {?}, the clothes remain hole-free, and you don't get any type of letter home from the school ... read more

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