In 2 weeks, my maternity leave is ending, I am returning to my classroom, and life as a teacher-mom officially begins. A few days ago, I visited my class to check in and get an idea of where the kiddos … Continue reading Get Inspired by the Natural Beauty of these Classroom Decor Items
With a little one running around our house now, the things we watch and listen to are pretty kid-centric. There are plenty of songs and shows that we find intolerable, but sometimes the kids’ stuff genuinely entertains us, makes us … Continue reading There Is So Much to Love About These Canadian Children’s Musicians
Max is our yellow lab, and was the first “baby” my husband and I had together. He is a big, silly fur ball of love and about 14 months ago his world, and ours, was turned upside down by another … Continue reading Showing Your Fur Baby Love Can be Tough When a New Bundle of Joy Arrives; Here’s Some Helpful Advice
One unexpectedly great thing about being a mom is my new ability to understand the funny parenting tweets and memes that I see online. I am so grateful for anything that makes me smile through the adventure that is raising … Continue reading Memes to Help You Smile Through the Exhaustion of Parenting
I love love love listening to podcasts. I play them while I cook, drive, eat…there seems to be one for whatever mood I’m experiencing. Sometimes I want the total silliness of Tigerbelly (hosted by Bobby Lee and his partner Khalyla … Continue reading This New Podcast Tackles Parenting Topics with Honesty and Humour
This adorable video has been popping up on social media for a while. I came across it again this morning and, with the return to my kindergarten classroom just a few weeks away, it really struck a chord. As much … Continue reading Watch the Wonderful Way these Students Start the Day
This is a cool story for a variety of reasons. I won’t spoil all the sweet, funny parts of the video below, but it is a beautiful thing hearing Seth talk about his wife, Alexi, and the strength she showed … Continue reading Seth Meyers and his Wife Now Have Two Crazy Birth Stories!