Resolutions are A-Okay

Many people “poo-poo” resolutions, because statistically, they’re broken within a few short weeks of New Year’s Day. That’s fine. Resolutions or goals are not everybody’s jam, and I respect that. However, I like to set goals at the beginning of the year. This year is no different. Goals must be incredibly specific and measurable. Vague […]

2016 – Magically Suck-ish

The past year was challenging on many fronts. In Alberta, we faced an unprecedented economic downturn, and many Albertans lost their jobs. Financial hardship became more commonplace, as disposable incomes shrank, and we tightened our belts and wallets. Even my fiancé lost billable hours, which was stressful for this momma-to-be. My older friends faced their own […]

I’m Broken, and That’s Okay

A few months ago, I had a panic attack. I think it followed an argument about planning our future wedding. I wanted to elope, but my fiancé wanted a big party, and the costs seemed insurmountable, and KABOOM! Shortly afterwards, we found out I was pregnant, and I became convinced that having a child would ruin […]

New Year, New Blog?!

When we last saw (figuratively) saw each other, I promised to do some soul-searching over the holidays and come back with a vengeance. Admittedly, I ate a truckload of cookies and played Cards Against Humanity with various family members, laughing that each round of drinks made their answers more ridiculous. So, the blog is still […]