Welcome to This Kinda Life, showing the hilarious misadventures of two women navigating life with kids.

Give Yourself a Break

Give Yourself a Break

How I'm Giving Myself a Break to Find More Happiness in My Life. Last year I wrote about my fast food addiction. I was bracing myself for the judgement, but instead I received dozens of DMs and comments from some of you. All with the same message: Me Too. I harboured...

A Letter to my Unborn Son

A Letter to my Unborn Son

You may have seen this commercial, Dairy Done Right – The Letter (if not you can watch it here www.DairyDoneRight.ca).  It’s a touching spot about the values parents strive to teach their kids, and it made me think about all of the important lessons I want to pass onto my new baby. It made me really consider all of the things we value in our family and how different it will be to teach them to a son this time around.  So here it is, my deepest thoughts and wishes for this new life that is soon to arrive, jotted down in a letter that I hope he will one day get the chance to read.

Looking Back This Mother’s Day

Looking Back This Mother’s Day

I’m now in the fairly unique position of having a decade of experience under my belt while getting ready to welcome a new baby. And I’m taking the time this Mother’s Day to think about all of the advice I would offer to a younger much more naive version of myself, as I entered into this world of love, disorder and utter exhaustion.

Why I Wanted a Third Baby

Why I Wanted a Third Baby

Why I decided to have a third baby 10 years after our first. And how we struggled with the decision of adding a third baby to our family.

Easter Eggs Benedict

Easter Eggs Benedict

Using scalloped potatoes instead of an English Muffin makes this brunch so good for Easter brunch or for leftovers!

Three Unexpected Things My Kids Have Learned From My Grandparents

Three Unexpected Things My Kids Have Learned From My Grandparents

How having a close relationship with their great grandparents has taught my kids valuable life lessons in ways I could have never done. As many of you know, Apryl’s grandma sadly passed away last week after a long struggle with Alzheimer's. It got me thinking about my...

Spring Make-up and Skin Care with Shoppers Drug Mart

Spring Make-up and Skin Care with Shoppers Drug Mart

It's Spring! Finally! That means you can leave your parka and winter skin care behind! Kim Andrews, Cosmetics Manager at Shoppers Drug Mart at Big Bay Point in Barrie (and a personal friend a expert who's saved our butts a few times in a beauty crisis), was on our...

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