Tag: children

A Personalized Song by Pokemon

A Personalized Song by Pokemon

Netflix Birthdays On Demand When it comes to planning my children’s birthday parties, I’d love to say that I create a Pinterest-worthy party every time…but I don’t.  The reality is the pressure of life and schedules often takes over, leaving me...
Nature & Netflix: Finding Our Calm

Nature & Netflix: Finding Our Calm

With the first week of summer behind us, the boys are coming home exhausted. Finding something that fits everyone’s interest has been made simple. By focusing on the fantastic line-up of nature documentaries Netflix has to offer, it’s been more about what...
Peter & Pat’s Pierogies: Just Like Babbas

Peter & Pat’s Pierogies: Just Like Babbas

  For me, memory and food are intrinsically connected. Having been brought up by a mom that believed food could cure almost anything and a Babba that raised 5 kids on traditional Ukrainian foods- the pierogie is my go-to meal when emotionally, I need comfort. I...
Our Heros are Heroines

Our Heros are Heroines

  The other evening I was sitting with my sons while watching Netflix.  We began sharing our favourite film protagonists. What struck me, is how many female characters were on everyone’s list. My youngests top ten list is 50% female. This made me smile....

Fall Into September

September is an amazing month. For us, it’s all about transition. The start of school paired with the official end of summer and scheduled after school activities – makes finding time to connect and cuddle as a family priority. We do it by designating...