power bloggers breakup with blogging

The life of a professional blogger (or blogging couple) isn’t easy and might not even be desirable. I think the day to day experiences and the financial situation of full time bloggers are likely misunderstood […]

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by Susan


Motherhood’s challenges and blessings are immeasurable. [Tweet "Motherhood fills our days with chores, but our lives with love. @5MinutesForMom"]   During my years of infertility, my longing to be a mother was so deep and […]

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Pinterest is our favorite social sharing site. We love how it inspires creativity and helps us find fabulous blogs to follow. We created Pin It Friday to connect with other Pinterest fans and find new […]

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Remembering September 11

13 years don’t erase our memories of that terrifying morning. Being on the Pacific coast of Canada, my clock radio alarm woke me with the bizarre news of the attack. I stumbled from my bed […]

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Stretching at Sunset

My 9 year old Julia is so flexible. I never could do that!!! She loves figure skating and gymnastics and does cartwheels all day long. Add Your Wordless Wednesday Post Link Below: Thanks to Uisce […]


Take the Activia Challenge

Susan here with a tasty challenge and giveaway for you. This post is sponsored but as always my opinions are my own. I’ve eaten Activia yogurt for years! I love the delicious, creamy taste and […]



Susan here… with a little sweetness to warm your day. I’ve never been a “cat” person… we had a couple of cats while I was growing up, but I never was attached to either. They […]


Leading Moms Event

The third annual Leading Moms event will be held on September 26, 2014 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. This inspiring event boasts an all-star speaker line-up, including veteran broadcaster Tamara Taggart and philanthropist Andrea Thomas Hill. […]


Theo and Julia ipad game

Susan here to take a look at a new interactive children’s magazine for the iPad and iPhone. This post is sponsored, but all opinions remain those of the writer. My girls love playing games on […]


end bullying

Susan here… I’m passionate about helping to put an end to bullying and I’ve watched many anti-bullying videos. The short video below brought tears to my eyes. Please take a moment to watch and share […]