Clean water is a precious commodity that we take for granted in North America. As a mom of 3, and avid hater of wasting anything, I get really frustrated at the end of the day when there are 8 cups of full or half full water glasses that never made it into my children’s mouths.
Be That Books had an amazing November 2014, with three authors on the loose in Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto. There was plenty of book signings, demonstrations of hair tools and lots of ‘oh la la’ kinky talk! Tina O’Connor represented Be That Books Publishing at the Calgary & Edmonton
Kids… and feeding them. ~Sigh~ Some days, this task is easier said than done. Between fussy kids and allergies, meal time can become one of those stressful times of day in a pinch. These 4 simple rules make feeding time a little easier! Remember, it isn’t important to finish all your food, but it is
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
In the past I’ve told you about my favourite travelling bags of all time– the EVOC line (available from WeArePassion.com). We have a serious love affair and I would never trade them for anything, but my packing organization doesn’t end with just the EVOC bag. Inside, I have my goods sorted into ‘packing cubes’ made by Heys
Family Day fun that is sure to become a lifelong memory! Supplies Needed: (Be creative, and use whatever you can find at home. The kids can help you do a treasure hunt!) 2 Pillowcases (or 1 Pillowcase and Fabric Scraps or old sheets from around the house) Sewing Kit: Needle, Thread, Scissors, Straight Pins Ruler
‘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
One of my favourite parts about being an author and CEO of a publishing company, is my ability to set up cool contests that are win-win… I get what I want and I get to give away stuff that other people want and need. Being on tour as an author and publisher may seem glamorous;