Online Toiletry Shopping: If It Makes Bath Time, Bed Time and Life Just a Tiny Bit Easier… I’ll Try It!

As we finished dinner I realized that I had forgotten to go out and buy more baby wash AGAIN! We have been out of it for almost a week.  I've been to the grocery store at least a million times, TarJay 3 times and the drug store once and every single time I forget to buy … Continue reading Online Toiletry Shopping: If It Makes Bath Time, Bed Time and Life Just a Tiny Bit Easier… I’ll Try It!

Summertime… and the Livin’ is Easy… (Because Dinner Messes can be Cleaned up with a Hose!)

What a beautiful weekend! Warm days filled with sunshine and blue skies meant for lots of outdoor play! I spent a ridiculous amount of time raking up all of the leaves we had neglected to clean up in the fall while 11 month old Mr. C had his first ride in the baby swing and … Continue reading Summertime… and the Livin’ is Easy… (Because Dinner Messes can be Cleaned up with a Hose!)

The Teppan Yaki Dining Experience: Two Adults, Two Babies, Too Many Chopsticks and a Japanese Restaurant!

Yesterday afternoon, Hubby called and said he was going to be leaving work early so we could have dinner together and asked what I thought about him making a reservation for the two of us and our two babes at our favourite Japanese Teppan Yaki restaurant.  What did I think?  Immediate reaction: Yay!  Dinner together!  The … Continue reading The Teppan Yaki Dining Experience: Two Adults, Two Babies, Too Many Chopsticks and a Japanese Restaurant!

I Want an Inflatable Dora the Explorer Lawn Ornament for Christmas. Only an Inflatable Doraaa Will Do! (I get it now!)

I'm not sure when it happened but at some point it became not only acceptable but encouraged to decorate the outside of your home with massively huge, spectacular, inflatable holiday-themed characters. We've all seen them. The giant standing Santa, the enormous snowman, the Santa sitting in a sleigh filled with gifts and more recently the … Continue reading I Want an Inflatable Dora the Explorer Lawn Ornament for Christmas. Only an Inflatable Doraaa Will Do! (I get it now!)

B is for Boobie, C is for Cage, D is for “Don’t Stand on the Frickin’ Couch!”

To say that the past few days in the adventures of Miss 18 months old have been trying would be the understatement of the century. She has morphed from baby to toddler overnight. No google search will tell you what to do when the "terrible twos" have mistakenly arrived 6 months early. In the back … Continue reading B is for Boobie, C is for Cage, D is for “Don’t Stand on the Frickin’ Couch!”