January 4th. Alright, who has already fallen behind on their resolutions? Who has already cheated on their healthy eating kick because they thought it would be just downright disrespectful to throw out your family baking? Who tried going to the gym but turned around at the site of the overflowing parking lot? Who tried to … Continue reading Revelations not Resolutions
Welcome back to the wonderful world of Bailey’s blogs. It has been a while since I sat down and completed one of these anecdotal short stories. I wrote this piece months ago, but due to family matters and then focusing on completing and launching my debut book it was put on the back-burner… until … Continue reading Let Kids be Kids
If you are a follower of my blog you might remember I posted our Summer 2018 Southern Alberta: Family Objectives. This list was designed to keep my kids entertained, out of the house and prevent this stay at home mom from losing her mind. It's half way through the summer already (insert quiet sob here) … Continue reading Summer 2018 Family Intentions : The Half Way Point
Our family visited Walt Disney World in Orlando Florida this past April and I thought it was finally time for me to sit down and write a blog about our trip. For those unaware of the layout of Walt Disney World, not to be confused with Disneyland in California, there are four parks: Magic Kingdom, … Continue reading Top Walt Disney World Family Moments and a Few Tips to Acquire Them
Schools out for summer. Words that provide a range of emotions for parents. Cheers for no more packing lunches and desperate mornings ushering the children out on time. Jeers for stay at home parents that your kids are now home 24/7, looking to you to be their on call chef and entertainment provider at their … Continue reading Summer 2018 Southern Alberta: Family Objectives
Wait, what? Yes I said it, but probably not meant in the way you are thinking. My husband and I recently celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary. In this world with staggering divorce rates, making it to even our milestone is uncommon. If we are the exemption to the trend, I will gladly accept our “married … Continue reading How to Keep a Healthy Marriage? Do Not Take It so Seriously.
My page has been sitting silent and I know some people are starting to ask when the next blog will reveal itself. My only issue is, I have no will nor ambition to write. It's as if the words have dissipated from my mind. For those who are just tuning into this blog and do … Continue reading Remember the Heat of the Sun in the Dark of Night
What do you believe in? Fate? Chance? Accumulation of random choices leading your path in life? Personally, I believe its a combination of all the above. This week marks my husband’s thirty-…..ish birthday, he rather I not divulge the specific number, and every year I recall how lucky I am to have this man in … Continue reading Never Underestimate the Power of an “Easy” Decision
Currently, I am the parent that has to be the pain in my kids’ arses. I am the one that tells them they have to pick up their toys, that they have to eat carrots or a yogurt instead of helping me clean out the Halloween treats that still reside in our pantry. I am … Continue reading When Did I Become the Designated “Bad Parent”?
Today is our fur baby’s tenth birthday. I wanted to dedicate a blog to him because he is such a major component in our lives. I honestly have a tough time thinking about when he was not a involved in our daily activities. For your reading pleasure I have listed ten lessons that our handsome … Continue reading Ten Lessons I Have Learned from My Dog by His Tenth Birthday