My husband and I celebrated 10 years of marriage! Crazy, right?!
Well, we wanted to do something special to celebrate but our youngest was only four months and I’d be breastfeeding; so we decided spend our 10 year anniversary trip... with the kids. Not overly romantic, I know, but sometimes you gotta make the best of the situation. An all inclusive Jamaican resort was our destination of choice. We’d never been there before so it would still be special and it was all inclusive, which…Continue
I write a lot about being a mom, but today I’m taking a break from that to honour an amazing and equally important role, the Dads! So in celebration of Father’s day, here is a collection of 12 of my favourite quotes about fatherhood. Continue…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on June 20, 2015 at 11:47am — No Comments
Do you remember what you used to think being a mom was like? I don’t mean just before having kids, I mean way back when you WERE a kid? Now, take a look at yourself as a parent. Does it match up to what you thought it would be? Are you anything like the mom you pictured when you were younger? I…Continue
The other day as I was cleaning out my basement I found my old typewriter, and it reminded me of a story one of the antique dealers told me. It was about a teacher that came in looking to purchase a typewriter, because she was reading a story to her class and came across a part that described a…Continue
I’m embarrassed to say that I only recently got my Will in order. I have a 4 year old son and an 8 month old daughter and yet it took me this long to get my act together and draft one up. I would be lying if I said that I couldn’t find the time to get around to it. I did. It’s not easy thinking…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on April 26, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
Added by Stacie Anderson on April 25, 2015 at 2:24pm — No Comments
Once my children enter the house after a day at school, they take off their school clothes, "get comfortable" and then wash their hands. Throughout the day, they're washing their hands after a visit to the bathroom,…Continue
Added by Ronda on April 22, 2015 at 2:19pm — No Comments
Becoming a mother was one of the biggest life changing experiences for me. I’ve had my ups and downs, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. However, that doesn’t mean that I don’t sometimes sit and fantasize about what my life was like before having kids. Once in a while, I find my mind drifting…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on April 20, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
To make the best Oreo milkshake you just need four ingredients! Oreo milkshakes make a great summer day treat or any day for that matter. So creamy, so delicious.
You’ll need a blender, packet of Oreo biscuits, good vanilla ice cream, I use Kelly’s Cornish clotted cream ice cream as it just tastes…Continue
I have today published the above post on my blog. It is about how difficult life can be living with a teenager. From experience I would say pick your battles. My daughter and I have been going round in circles for the past year or so yesterday I decided to call a truce with her....I dont know how long its going to last but until we start working…Continue
Added by Sam Haworth on March 18, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
On Friday November 5th, 2010 at 9:43am I became a mother. At that moment, I remembered looking at my little baby and promised him that I would be the best mother to him in the world. I promised that I would kiss all of his boo boos, wipe away all his tears and be an endless supply of hugs and…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on March 15, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
I know I shouldn't have but when my daughter pronounced a word wrong I nearly feel off the chair laughing....was this wrong??!!!
Added by Sam Haworth on March 13, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Disney has been making an incredible comeback with some of its recent animated movies like Frozen and Wreck It…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on March 11, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
Lenore Skenazy has was called the "World's Worst Mom" after she wrote an editorial about letting her 9 year old take the NYC subway alone. She has a new TV show on Discovery Life called "World's Worst Mom" and is the author of Free Range Kids.
Enter giveaway here:…Continue
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on March 1, 2015 at 9:46pm — No Comments
Why you shouldn’t be upset when people who don’t have kids criticize the way you parent.
Before becoming a mom, I was one of those people that would shake my head in disapproval when I saw a temper tantrum in a restaurant. I would dish out advice about how to discipline a child…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on March 1, 2015 at 8:37am — No Comments
On this edition of Rant and Underpants, I’m going to be talking about a topic that I’m sure every parent is just as passionately frustrated with. Something that I know we have all complain about especially during Birthdays and Christmas. I’m talking about packaging on toys. I could probably stop my rant right here and every parent would understand exactly what I am talking about. But I’m feeling way to worked up right now to let it go. Here are my three biggest problems with packaging…Continue
Added by Amy Ngai on February 25, 2015 at 10:24am — No Comments