First Snowfall of Winter 2012-2013 | Mount Forest

We woke up to a blanket of freshly fallen snow, which has continued to fall for most of the day! I’m not a cold loving person, but snow I am. If it’s here to stay great, I always feel cozy in the winter with a blanket of snow! The kids are excited for Santa –Continue reading “First Snowfall of Winter 2012-2013 | Mount Forest”

Little man and his love of hockey | My little boy

I love my little man, he has the most awesome combination of his dad and I and loves hockey! I grew up with brothers who played hockey and I loved going to their games and cheering them on. I am thrilled our son was interested in hockey and being his 2nd year is enjoying itContinue reading “Little man and his love of hockey | My little boy”

What do I want my kids to remember me as a mom… | Family life & growing up

A blog that I follow had a very interesting post today that of course being a mom, caught my eye. Check out the post here living today on purpose {and free from mommy-guilt} What do I want my kids to remember about me as a mom? I want my kids to know that I amContinue reading “What do I want my kids to remember me as a mom… | Family life & growing up”

Mommy & Me | Mommy Daughter Moments

I love any time I get with my kids, it’s these moments alone with each of them that are a true diamond in the rough… A time when a couple weeks ago my daughter and I could just chilax together and talk about anything from our family to Barbies, princesses, fairy tales and snuggle inContinue reading “Mommy & Me | Mommy Daughter Moments”

Accepted As A Smiling Eyes Photographer | Smiling Eyes ~ Helping to make the journey a little less difficult

I am SO very excited to annouce that I have been accepted to the Smiling Eyes Team of Photographers!!! I became more  familiar with this when our cousins daughter began her fight with Cancer. Cancer runs on both sides of our family, its touched many of our loved ones. It also goes beyond Cancer, it isContinue reading “Accepted As A Smiling Eyes Photographer | Smiling Eyes ~ Helping to make the journey a little less difficult”

We Believe In MEERAcles… || 3 year old & Cancer (SUCKS)

Today is the day her parents and family has been awaiting and dreading… Miss Princess Meera is having surgery to rid her body of Cancer. The only way to do this is by removing part of her face 😦 I am THRILLED with the response we have gotten from family to pledge Jaz to participateContinue reading “We Believe In MEERAcles… || 3 year old & Cancer (SUCKS)”

Life lessons can be very hard… especially on the mama!

Our close family and friends know of certain struggles we’ve been having with our wee princess. Shes a very smart, gorgeous, stubborn, creative girl… perhaps I should place more emphasis on the STUBBORN part. (Would be great if I could say she gets that from her dad lol 😉 ) . Tonight was an eveningContinue reading “Life lessons can be very hard… especially on the mama!”

Movember Pledges… for Miss MEERA! We believe in MEERAcles! <3

A happy, beautiful 3 year old girl should be thinking of what dress she will wear, candy, playing barbies, running in the park, colouring – all without a care in the world. Unfortunately for Meera, things are different. She is a very beautiful, smart, happy girl… with Cancer. Cancer that she DID beat, has nowContinue reading “Movember Pledges… for Miss MEERA! We believe in MEERAcles! <3”

Decluttering and Organizing is the BEST feeling… even the kids love it!

I don’t know about anyone else but I LOVE the feeling an organized/decluttered home/space 🙂 Our kids do too… Actually they thrive in a very organized space. I began their space a couple, no few weeks ago, and then much like any other time life got in the way. This weekend we had NO plansContinue reading “Decluttering and Organizing is the BEST feeling… even the kids love it!”