Navigating Divorce With Small Children

When I was 24 years old, I left a marriage that was no longer safe, or serving me, or my children well. At the time, I was a stay at home mom to a 3, and 4 year old. My children were my first priority, and through the emotions, legalities, and logistics of divorce, I…

The Power of Mothers

Postpartum life is an immediate adjustment and one that is only just beginning, laying the groundwork for an unfamiliar reality. When we becomes mothers, a whole new world opens up before our eyes. It’s certainly a thrilling, exciting one, but can also be quite daunting. Nothing can truly prepare us for welcoming life, especially the…

Ethical Sleepwear to Give You Sweet Dreams, The Sleepy Collection

The Sleepy Collection, makes classic sleepwear for women and kids in amazingly soft pima cotton of the highest quality. All their products are GOTS certified, providing a complete transparency of the production process and guaranteeing an ethically made product that is organic and toxin-free. Their sleepwear embraces a Scandinavian style that is timeless. When my…

A Family-Centred Cesarean

When it comes to cesarean sections, we often hear all the negativity surrounding them. We hear from co-workers, and friends, from our mothers and and our aunts how scary, terrible, and unfortunate they are. Strangers will stop a pregnant person on the street just to share their traumatic cesarean story. Is it true that there…

The Process of Letting go: A Capsule Wardrobe

A lot of things are out of your control as a mother, but your wardrobe isn’t one of them. I’ve sold, consigned, or given away most of my clothes. And it’s brought me a sense of peace and calm that you will literally not find anywhere else in my life. Almost three years ago, unknowingly,…

Cool Sustainable Coordinating Options for You and Your Daughter

Have you ever looked at your child’s ridiculously adorable clothes and thought, “Do these come in my size?” (Yeah, us too.) Well, your favourite brands just might! One question that pops in my DM’s on social media (a lot) is: what sustainable brands make cool coordinating options. This article is not sponsored and these are products…

Nourishing Creativity in Ourselves

Being creative is such a joyous part of life. There’s something about it that draws our attention inward, fostering an artistry that doesn’t often get to come out. Our children are such happy people, perhaps in large part due to the constant promotion of creativity in their everyday lives. Nothing makes us happier than highlighting…

Lactation Supplements & Nutrition for Motherhood.

Many first-time mothers encounter trouble with breastfeeding. Along with pain and trouble latching, low milk supply is one of the most distressing concerns. Majka is a lactation supplement shop that we swear by. Majka is vegan, gluten free, and organic. Their products work wonders on boosting milk supply in the most delicious way possible. Majka was…