Danita | Parker's Mama
Between helping people foster the mind-body connection through her practice as a yoga teacher🧘or literally healing their bodies in her work as an RMT 💆🏻♀️ first-time Mom, Danita, is the...Read more
Today was uplifting.
For an issue that has long filled me with dread, today felt hopeful.It was one of those sunny, autumn days in Vancouver that I am convinced is unparalleled. One of...Read more
Hey, Vancouver, Climate Change is a Parenting Issue!
Climate change is a parenting issue. I remember being about eight years old and standing in front of the worldometer (population counter) that was set up at Science World in...Read more
Maybe It's Inevitable That Becoming a Mom Changes You
The truth is... having a baby does change you. I totally forgive any childless (or those who are consciously child-free!) folks for noticing. I’m lucky to have so many wonderful,...Read more
Katie | Ollie & Harri's Mama
From her professional life and volunteer work to her personal relationships, second time Mama, Katie, is the kind of person who does everything 110% — and always with the most...Read more
Going bald: what every postpartum woman needs to feel like “herself” again. 🤣
Postpartum hair loss is a very real thing. And I had no idea before I had my first kid. I think this falls into the category of things we just...Read more
Healthy kids. That’s what we all want!
But as we head into colder days, many of us are concerned about how to keep our littlest ones safe from germs, especially newborns! Below are some practical - and...Read more
From day one, my daughter has been a force.
We were told not to be alarmed if she didn’t make noise immediately, because apparently that is pretty typical of water births. I don’t remember much from those fuzzy moments,...Read more
Kaitie | Charlotte's Mama
First time Mama, Kaitie, is a kick ass lawyer and one of the smartest people you will ever meet. And as a Mom to her adorable daughter Charlotte, she is...Read more
Hey everyone, breastfeeding is hard!
There are SO MANY potential challenges: • Low milk supply • Milk flowing too quickly • Tongue tie • Latching issues • Newborn won’t wake to feed • Painful (!)...Read more
Hiking the Grouse Grind with a 15+ Pound Baby Strapped to my Chest
Even as my car pulled into the parking lot at the base of the mountain, I still wasn't really sure what I was doing. But I had recently lamented to...Read more
Happy Mother's Day to all Mama's!
I like to think that, although it was not actually celebrated, my first Mother’s Day was May 2017 – three months before my daughter was born. I may not have...Read more
Not All Pregnancies Are the Same: Sometimes the Right Path Isn't "The Plan"
This is a story of best laid plans. It’s a story of Mom guilt and fertility guilt. And, really, it’s a story of how every pregnancy is different. I’ve been...Read more
What About When You Have a Sick Toddler & Christmas Isn’t Magical?
Christmas is a very special time online. But in reality, sometimes, it just doesn't get gift wrapped and delivered the way you hoped.