Holiday Traditions

Hi guys! It's been a long time since I've written a more personal article just talking about my day to day life. I'll be honest, raising two children is definitely kicking my ass. I'm not impressed with the stork who sent me two horrible sleepers. The sleep deprivation makes everything a thousand times worse. Anyway, …

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Creating a Worthwhile Autumn Staycation

Life has become increasingly difficult with the addition of a newborn. Our schedules have shifted to accommodate his long list of needs, and we have needed to alter how we entertain my toddler as well. We've been forced to look into local activities to do as a family, and we've been pleasantly surprised at what …

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Camping Programming Ideas

One of the best parts of summer is spending the majority of your time outdoors. The weather is warm, the trees and vegetation are plentiful, the days are long and the stars shine brightly. Summer makes most people feel amazing, especially after a long Canadian winter. One of my personal favourite pastimes during the summer …

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25 Random Facts About Me (Journalwithme#2)

As the title says, this week's Journalwithme asks me to list 25 random facts about myself. I'm going to list them without explanation, and try to be as blunt as possible. Here we go! 25 Random Facts About Me 1. I was originally supposed to be named Sarah. My mother named me Melissa after two …

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New Journalwithme Questions and Prompts 2019-2020

Another year has come and gone, and here we begin with a new round of Journal with Me questions. These questions can be the beginning of your journaling career. If you'd like a link to last year's questions, click here. What are your goals for this upcoming year? List 25 random facts about yourself. Describe …

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