This contest has now closed. Thanks for entering! You plonk yourself down on the sofa once the kids are (finally) in bed after a long day of momming—bra well and truly off, your hand instinctively reaches for the remote control. But something's not right. The lighting's all off, there's glare … [Read more...]
The Strongest, Most Kick-A** Moms On TV Right Now
Most of us can freely admit that we’re not often looking for realism in television. But every now and then, a character comes along that is completely honest in interpreting an experience. Sometimes they’re believable doctors and sometimes they’re wanted terrorists—in a rare stroke of luck, we … [Read more...]
How Parenting Is Like An Episode Of Scandal
I've been Netflix bingeing and that can only mean one thing—parenting pop culture. My latest indulgence is Scandal, which seems on the surface to be unrelated to parenting. However, I have realized after careful consideration that Olivia Pope's antics relate very closely to mom life... When your … [Read more...]
Gilmore Girls Revival Announce Return Date With First Teaser Trailer
At the beginning of the year, they delighted us by announcing the return of Gilmore Girls. This time last month, they teased us with a short trailer announcing all seven series would be available on Netflix for international bingeing. But now, the team behind Gilmore Girls has finally put us out … [Read more...]
Getting Ready For Kindergarten With A Little Help From Hi Opie!
Is your little one is starting Kindergarten this fall? I can remember vividly the first days of school for my kids. It was exciting times but I admit that we were also a bit nervous — all of us. We're experiencing all of this again as my nephew will be entering this stage. All of the same questions … [Read more...]
Colin and Justin chats about their rustic escape to cottage country!
You just gotta love these guys! They are sooooo much fun and together they are non-stop entertainment. I've already been inspired by them but now the design duo (and city slickers) are taking their big ideas to the great white north! Finding their own cottage was an adventure in itself and it was … [Read more...]
The kids have all taken turns getting sick this week. Barfing, coughing, fevers, you name it. And when a child gets sick in this house, it means one thing: unlimited TV. Maybe you do it differently in your home, but I love to get the wee sickie propped up on the couch, barf bucket nearby, and let … [Read more...]
Future Dragons Wanted!
Our family loves to sit down and watch DRAGONS' DEN. The entrepreneurial spirit is great for everyone to see. Hubby and I often get a chuckle as we hear the kids get excited and start scheming up some crazy invention that would someday make them rich so we can all live on a tropical island … [Read more...]
So much TV, not enough time
Todays topic is about TV. I didn't really have an appropriate picture to put on this blog, so instead I posted a picture of our famous Christmas Punch. Now, on with the show... Man, how long does it take you to finish watching a season of a TV show? I tell you what, it doesn't take me days, … [Read more...]
“‘Downton Abbey” Season 4 Trailer
If you're a fan of Downton Abbey like I am, you're chopping at the bit in anticipation of Season 4. Especially since the shocker in Season 3 left me all emotionally wrecked and hanging after such an abrupt ending. Sadly, all of us Downton Abbey fans in Canada have a long wait ahead of us since … [Read more...]
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