Taga bike stroller review and free rain cover!

We’ve had our Taga bike stroller for a few months and feel that I can now give this item a fair review. One problem I have with a lot of reviews if products – and have definitely found this with the Taga – is that people are so eager to share their opinion that they…

Dismantling the house of want

I was recently given heaps of hand me downs for my little Monkey. So much generosity that I was almost drowning in baby clothing. I sorted out the items that I liked and were useful, which was more than I’ll probably even be able to use before he outgrows it. This was the catalyst ‎for…

Yard sale dynamics!

I made an insane last minute decision the other week to host a yard sale. And then went completely crazy emptying every room in my house of unwanted or rarely used belongings. I talk more about that process in another post but this one is about the actual sale. I ended up doing two sales…

Tired, full, and comfortable: keys to a sleeping baby

There is no magic solution to make a baby sleep, but here are some suggestions that will get most babies to rest. Babies need three thing: to be tired, to be satiated, and to be comfortable. The first two are easy. You can’t put a baby to bed if they aren’t tired, nor will they…

Vegan breakfast cookies: breastfeeding boost

Weeks of pie and cookies are not going to help me shed any of this baby weight so this week I baked something on the healthier side: vegan breakfast cookies. They do have a handful of dark chocolate chips but overall contain good fats and fibre. My favourite thing is that you can pretty much…

Key Lime: a key to sanity

We have made it 6 weeks with the new bub. Even the second time around the first two months are hard. It is a blur of survival: nursing, sleeping, holding, rocking, carrying, screaming, crying, changing. And all of this is without the smiles and coos and gurgles that carry through the hard parts. Those come…