The Homework Hustle Playlist for Those Times When You Can’t Even

The new form of parental torture is homework, in case you missed the memo. But, parents, I’ve got your back. I’ve created my own personal Homework Hustle Playlist for those nights when you just give zero f**ks about whether the homework gets done or even if there is any homework at all. Continue reading

Fall Decluttering: Home Office Edition

Jump into fall with a fresh outlook. Time to hit "reset" and declutter those spaces you've been neglecting all summer!

I sit. Staring blankly at the screen. Avoiding the oh-so-necessary fall decluttering of my office space. I steal glances over at my Instagram feed looking for…what? Inspiration? Distraction? Oooh! A Facebook notification! Procrastination at it’s finest, folks. My bladder (which has never been the same post-pregnancy) is about to explode… Continue reading

Art of Persuasion: I Know What You Did to Survive Last Summer

Art of Persuasion: I know what you did to survive last summer (and it may have included Netflix).

And you’re wondering, “How the hell did we just survive the last two months without all those planned distractions?”

I’ll tell you how: with the art of persuasion. And a little Netflix. Continue reading

Parenting Wine Pairing: Cabernet Franc’ly I Don’t Give a Damn

Parenting-wine quote stating "I'm just a mom, sitting in front of her wine, fighting the urge to chug it." on a wine-stained background.

So, now I’m sitting here, nursing a glass of wine, aptly named Sibling Rivalry, in light of this evening’s shenanigans. And I thought, wouldn’t it be brilliant to have wine pairings that match the end-of-the-day mood? Continue reading

How Moms Sneak Netflix

How are moms sneaking in their favourite Netflix shows? Find out here! #streamteam

In the realm of motherhood, anything goes. Anything. Which is why the different ways moms sneak Netflix into their days should come as no surprise. Consider it Mom Code for “sanity break”. In fact, tell me if any of these scenarios sound familiar when you’re trying to catch up on… Continue reading

Netflix passport: How to explore Canada and beyond this summer

Bust out the ketchup chips and pour the Caesars because Netflix has a slew of Canadian shows and movies that’ll keep you “right on, eh?”ing for hours. Continue reading

Netflix and pie: The 2017 New Year’s Resolution I can keep

If there's one resolution I know I can keep it's keeping up with Netflix. #streamteam

If I want to indulge in an evening of Netflix and pie — with ice cream and champagne — I’m gonna #NetflixAndPie. But hey: Resolutions. Goals. Po-tay-to. Po-tah-to. Continue reading

This is no mid-life crisis. This is 43.

If there’s one thing I’ve learned as I perch precariously on the cusp of what I hope is mid-life, it’s that pretty much all rules get tossed out the window once you hit your 40s. Continue reading