a blog about parenting, home daycare, adoption and life in general.
Vlog

The Power Is Out!

But I'm so glad my camera is fully charged!  With the nasty winds and cold air blowing around last night, our hydro took a dive.  But that's alright, because it…
Vlog

Leadership: What Does It Really Mean?

The concept of "leadership" has been converging in my little world, on just about every front. But what does the term "to lead" really mean, and what implications does that…
Vlog

Just A School Shooter Threat ?!?

Yep, just another day of school threats and getting trapped by transport trucks ... We headed to the doctor for some answers about Ezri's mystery illness.  To my chagrin, she…
Vlog

Our Valentine’s Day

With the spending freeze still in effect, we headed to the brand new Dairy Queen in town to celebrate Valentine's Day as frugally as possible.  We didn't anticipate the crowds…
Vlog

Best Wedding Picture Ever.

Today was a do-nothing day.  Well, okay, I made some granola.  Shot some video.  Fielded some emails.  Took care of a sick kid.  Kept two teenagers busy with chores.  Did…
Vlog

Plagiarize = Stealing

Today I discovered that someone had stolen one of my blog posts and is passing it off as their own. This isn't the first time this has happened, but never…
Vlog

Frost Quake Damage??

Apparently there were loud cracking, popping and crashing noises heard all across central / southern Ontario last night! One noise was so loud, it woke me up. I thought it…
Vlog

Real Men … Have Lazy Wives?

Have you seen this viral video going around?  The one about gender stereotypes and how men should be the ones to take care of the kids, house, and bring home…
Adoption

What The CAS Doesn’t Tell You

I've received a few nasty comments over the last little while in response to a video I posted about the pay Foster Parent's receive. This is my response, and alot…