Category Archives: how we do

Enjoying All Things

We had a busy Saturday. We started the day off with a trip to Target to get some groceries and a certain growing boy some new shoes. Then we had lunch at McDonalds, because who doesn’t like cutting corners? We … Continue reading

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When It’s Quiet

It’s a strange thing, feeling this divided. Split in two…incomplete. For the most part, I can shuffle through my daily tasks and to-do list. It’s the quiet moments that it catches me, that feeling of being divided. Almost like feeling … Continue reading

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Hollow

Matt left for Regina at 3am. I woke up to the sound of an engine in the driveway. I shook Matt awake, knowing his ride was here. I saw him off, thankful I’d actually woken up in time to do … Continue reading

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It’s just a little mud.

It’s definitely no secret that parenting is a tough gig. It’s even tougher when you and your spouse or co-parent can’t agree on anything*. Sometimes, it’s great. Ying and yang, you know? Other times…it’s down right annoying. I’ve blogged about … Continue reading

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Pony On, Cowgirl

I said that to a friend of mine in regards to her pursuing something she wanted, and I thought it was pretty epic. Pony on, cowgirl. It’s rather uplifting, no? I need uplifting. There are only five days left until … Continue reading

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Useless Zombie or Total [Useless] Bitch

When my pain levels get to the holy shit, this is unbearable point, I get to make the conscious decision between being a useless zombie or a total bitch. It’s really a lose/lose situation for me, considering…who wants to be … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is not my favourite day of the year. In fact, it’s almost my least favourite day of the year. Actually, it is my least favourite day of the year. Whenever I say that, I am instantly reprimanded by … Continue reading

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