Positivity or Realism – Finding the Balance

I’ve been spending a lot of time reflecting lately, on a lot of different things. Mostly pausing on all of the things in life that I’m thankful for and trust me there are lots. I’m sitting at my favorite coffee shop downtown, enjoying the sunshine and can’t help but grin from ear to ear. I […]

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Big Changes Coming Right Up!

Life is getting a little crazy over here. I’ve officially accepted a new position with a fabulous company where, I hope to grow, learn new skills and improve myself professionally. Job hunting with a 4 month old plus maintaining a current busy job was no easy task. I am at the point in my career […]

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One Year Ago Today…

One year ago today, we found out you would be joining us, little one. One year ago today a million questions and emotions raced through our minds. First big – sweeping thoughts: How did this happen so fast? Are we ready? Our lives are going to change so much! We have so much to do! […]

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Summer Staple: White Crochet Trim Dress

Hi friends! I hope you’re having a great week so far. We’ve got a sick babe on our hands – he’s got a cold that just won’t quit so we took him to the doctor today only to find out he also has an ear infection (possible double ear infection). Poor little sweetheart! Antibiotics and […]

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Five Things: Mantras for The New Normal

I’ve been back to work for just over six weeks and am still really struggling with how to find the balance between work, home, motherhood, my relationship, social events and time for me. I have always been a multi-tasker – unafraid to take on many projects at once, and somehow able to complete them all […]

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Bouncing Back: Perspective is Everything

I’ve been having a lot of conversations with good friends and coworkers lately about how motherhood has changed me. Don’t get me wrong, before Dane arrived I tried to live by the Golden Rule and be a good person. Since his birth though, I’ve seen all these changes in myself, particularly when it comes to […]

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Managing Expectations

My company is fast-paced and growing quickly and honestly a wonderful place to call my 2nd home. There are many moving parts, and lots of different jobs to be done and personalities doing those respective jobs. Since coming back from maternity leave 3 weeks ago, I’ve realized that I’ve had a shift in my thinking […]

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