Happy Birthday

12 months. 365 days. 8760 hours. My baby boy is one! One year ago this morning at 3:04am, William came into this world weighing 7lbs 2oz. This morning he was awake at 5:30, so he’s definitely a morning person. Him and our 3rd cat Pepper share a birthday, and that is pretty special! Our two…

Mommy & Me

This summer I had some great “Mommy and Me” mini sessions! It was so nice being able to meet some other moms of young babies, relate to each other about our lack of sleep…need of coffee…breastfeeding blues.. it’s awesome!   I had the opportunity to photograph at Hatley Castle which is an awesome location. I…

Banana Blondies

Today was a treat day.. If you’re looking to try a healthy recipe check out the Energy Balls I made a few weeks! I needed to celebrate William sleeping 12 hours straight last night! I think he had been going through his version of the “4-month-sleep-regression” the last few weeks as he had been waking…

Energy Balls

A few weeks ago I tried making some Energy Balls after tasting one from Carmanah Pizza in Lake Cowichan. They are so tasty! I thought it would be a great recipe to try as it is so important to have a quick nutritional snack while breastfeeding, or on the go with baby. I just winged…

Gallbladder is gone!

Thursday June 1st I was supposed to get my gallbladder removed in a routine Laparoscopy Cholecystectomy..That definitely didn’t happen! Rewind to Wednesday night when I mentioned to Chris “if I get a gallbladder attack, we are DEFINITELY going into emergency.” If I’m already going to be on medication for the surgery, I would be willing…