Lessons of motherhood

Livie's first birthday is just around the corner. I can't believe it will soon be one year that this precious gift has been in my and my husband's life. It has me reflecting on just how much my life has changed since Livie came into it and everything that motherhood has taught me thus far. …

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Because sometimes maternity leave can be hard

Before Livie was born, I was already worrying about going back to work after maternity leave. I already couldn't stand the idea of leaving my 12 month-old with strangers whom would be raising my child for me for 35 to 40 hours a week (that's the way I saw it at the time). It made …

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Travelling to the Azores with a baby

As we were planning for our first family vacation with our 9 month-old to the island of Sao Miguel in the Azores, Portugal, I searched the internet for whatever information I could find about travelling to this destination with a baby. Unfortunately, my searches came up short. Now that we are back from our vacation …

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