In The Family

A Year of Opportunity: 2016 in Review

She Is Strong

I’ve been MIA from the blog since September, swamped with big things in my personal life. I’ve done my best to stay active on social media but it’s been awhile since I’ve had a moment to slow down, open up the laptop, and get some words out there. 2016 was a rough year in a lot of ways: countless celebrity deaths that hit people pretty hard; developments of the brutal and devastating war in Syria; Brexit rocking the British economy and dividing the population in pretty harsh ways; a certain American election that brought out the worst in some. That’s just to name a few, but …

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Kids with pumpkins

In The Adventures

Fall Tradition

This past weekend the kids and I had an afternoon adventure to the apple barn and pumpkin patch. We’re lucky to live in the Fraser Valley where there…

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Sleeping boy and mom

In The Family

Fighting Time

I like to watch my children sleep. In the quiet hours around midnight, I like to slide open their door and poke my head inside. I inhale the…

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Vancity Business Babes

In The Woman

Collaboration, Not Competition

This past Thursday night I had the pleasure of attending the Vancity Business Babes Blogger Party.  If you don’t know what Vancity Business Babes is, it’s a network…

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In The Family

Storm Clouds and Rainbows

Last week my kids finished another school year.  Hard to believe that in two months they will be in grades two and three! We love their school, and we…

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In The Woman

A New Era

I've been blogging for several years about random things all over the board and I realized that aside from friends and family, I have no idea who would…

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