Willow’s First Trip to the Dentist


This past year, November 28th, marked Willow’s first trip to the dentist and she’ll go back in a week from today. Admittedly, I was SUPER nervous about how she’d do at the dentist because I have a fear of them. I know, I know, that may sound weird but I seriously clam up every time […]

5 Must-Use Essential Oils for Mommas and Their Babies


If you haven’t heard of essential oils before, you might be thinking, “Say what?”  Here’s a brief description about what essential oils are: “Essential oils, known as nature’s living energy, are the natural, aromatic volatile liquids found in shrubs, flowers, trees, roots, bushes, and seeds. The distinctive components in essential oils defend plants against insects, […]

Getting 10K Ready


Spring is just around the corner and with that comes the Ottawa Race Weekend.  I enthusiastically signed up to do the 10K race with my girlfriend Crystal but… I haven’t ran at all since registering. Sort of counter-productive to being able to actually run this race, isn’t it?  I figure there is no time like the present […]