Category Archives: Kidz

My Boys

In some ways I think my boys are more demanding of my attention than my daughter.   My boys are very sweet little guys. At nine years old they are far more kind and caring than I could have hoped for. … Continue reading

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Big Shoes To Fill

I’m quite sure somewhere along the way someone has told you that being a parent isn’t easy, and well I’m here to confirm it.  There is a lot of pressure to get it right.  To not screw up your children.  … Continue reading

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Join Them!

Video games are more popular than even and you’d be hard pressed to find a kid out there who hasn’t played one. There’s a lot of controversy and debate over the worth and problems that arise from our children being … Continue reading

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Winds of Change

I had a dream. Well truthfully I’ve had many many dreams, but let’s start with this one; home ownership.  I had a dream to own my own home and just shy of two years ago we made this dream come … Continue reading

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Good or Poor Sport?

I’m an only child.  Growing up I had friends to play with and my mom always instilled in my the importance of sharing and playing fair.  We didn’t have video games and hardly watched TV, so we played a lot … Continue reading

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Kicking Myself 

Ever have those moments where you’re kicking yourself for the way you’ve been raising your kids? Like not “Oh my God I’ve raised a monster”, moment but a “great now you’re a picky eater” moment.   Or, like I just … Continue reading

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The Xmas Star of Pressure

I’m about as far from being a religious person as you can get so in our house Xmas is about family and friends and Santa Clause. Having such a huge day based mostly in materialistic gain can bare down a … Continue reading

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Family Time

Family time is anytime. It doesn’t matter what you are doing as long as you are together. We often try to plan actives or events so that we can be together and if your family is anything like mine, there … Continue reading

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Sleepless Nights

So we have had our puppy for almost two months now and she is 3 months old. How has it been going, you ask. Well…..it’s not easy to care for such a young dog. They really are babies and ours … Continue reading

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Boy Was I Off!

So yesterday my soon to be eight year old asked me when is the first day of winter. So I tell her it’s December 21. Then I say but I bet it snows a little tomorrow for Halloween. Me and … Continue reading

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