When I say ‘Summer Reading’… I am not talking about what you will be reading at the beach this summer. Summer reading discusses the loss or decline in your child’s reading development, when the children are out of class on summer vacation and are not participating in formal literacy programs. Did you know that children
Over the last decade, I have extensively researched the topic of self-help and personal development. Although many authors make this topic complicated, achieving the life you desire is actually very easy. By following three easy steps, you can change virtually any area of your life — and did I happen to mention it is easy?
TGIF! – Boy, has it been a long week! What began as ‘Easter Break’ morphed into a week long ‘Spring Break’ off school. Three kids (plus friends) home full time leaves a lot of time for mess making, but alas… the mess needs to get cleaned up and I’m not about to do it all
Most of us have dreams, and many of us have big ones, but only a few of us actually see them through. WHY?? Ideas, brilliance and genius – they all mean nothing without the guts, passion and tenacity necessary to make your dream a reality. You need to want to ‘Be That Girl’ ! But
Fashion Week returned to Vancouver March 18th-25th, and I was lucky enough to attend for a few days with my niece Brooke and my daughter Trinity. Many observers looked on in awe and perhaps felt a bit overwhelmed… but on-lookers needn’t feel discouraged by the looks walking the catwalk. In fact, Fashion Week is the perfect
“Where is the retainer?” A week and a half ago, my oldest daughter Trinity lost her retainer. ~Sigh~ Despite our every attempt to locate the retainer, it was still nowhere to be found. Those of you who know me, know that I keep a neat and sweet little house, with a place for everything.
We often find it is time to reflect on the past, with the turning of the calendar at New Years. What would we do differently? What are some upcoming goals? Some people choose to be healthier, to pay off debts or to even, save some money. It is one thing to ‘talk the talk’, but
‘Be That Mom’ launched at Steinway Pianos in Calgary in November of 2013. The setting for the evening was an extraordinary way to celebrate the new book and I was able to be surrounded by my family and friends. Other stops along this tour were filled with very memorable people, but truly being in my