So the time came, where it made sense to change up the back seats to fit a a 4th car seat. This involved bringing up the extra captains chair that we've not been using. Also, because it's my birthday next week, and Mother's Day the week after that, I asked JD to clean the van... Continue Reading →
Hazel started Math Explorers at the Pickering Rec Centre this week. It's a program for 4-6 year olds. Miss Charlene is amazing. Hazel did the Kindergarden's Coming program last year, and what she accomplishes with the children is amazing! (Jenni starts this week!) Hazel did well, but we've been spending a lot of time on... Continue Reading →
So if you follow along here, you know I like to be a pretty organized person, I'm not always successful at it, but I'm pretty good. I keep an electronic calendar that is shared with JD, a paper planner (don't get me started on it, I will gush), and then an overall calendar on the... Continue Reading →
Third trimester! Huzzah! I'm almost at my favourite point of pregnancy, where I get to count down the number of times I'm going to clean the bathroom before the baby comes - yes this is a thing and with 2 kids who use the bathroom all day and a third in diapers, it happens multiple... Continue Reading →
So, as soon as we decided to have Jenni I was outnumbered, basically always, unless at special events where JD was available. You know I'm now having my 4th, so I've been outnumbered for a while. The number one question I get is "How do you manage them and go places?" I don't know how... Continue Reading →
It only takes 5 minutes to destroy my house.... here it is partially cleaned up from the morning. But that's ok because the kids do help clean up most of the time! Someone's got to sweep mom!
Sometimes I question if I have any sanity, but here goes! 1) Nap time/Quiet time is law - mommy needs the break too 2) Bed time is law - yes, all three of my kids go to bed at the same time. Doors are closed by 7pm. The girls are allowed to quietly play/read, doesn't... Continue Reading →