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match yo mini’s

match yo mini’s

Petit Lem just released a Maman & Mini collection which includes matching floral pjs with mama robe + both short + pant modal rib sets (which are the best btw) The modal rib sets come in black, heather grey, rose, dusty rose, skyscrapper, cream and […]

spring/summer h&m mood board

spring/summer h&m mood board

it might still be snowing but that won’t stop be from buying all the cute things for spring/summer. below are a few of my favourite pieces from h&m rn. most of them are the baby exclusive or conscious line, my absolute fave! included links for […]

The Best Eczema Pajamas for Kids

The Best Eczema Pajamas for Kids

On the hunt for the best pajamas for kids who suffer with sensitive skin and/or eczema? Kyte BABY has you covered. But wait, do you also need sleeping bags, onesies, pants, crib sheets, etc? Don’t worry, Kyte BABY still has you covered. Check them out […]

WHAT I’M BUYING MY KIDS 2019

WHAT I’M BUYING MY KIDS 2019

Anyone else in disbelief that Christmas is just over three weeks away? HOLY SH*T guys. I put up my tree so early that I thought I’d be organized for once in my life and have all the gifts bought before the end of November but […]

Bye-bye, germs cause you’re not good for me!

Bye-bye, germs cause you’re not good for me!

It’s cold and flu season which means I’m doing E V E R Y T H I N G I can to ensure my husband doesn’t get sick. Oh, and my kids too but for some reason when the man cold hits my husband immediately […]

Kitchen Organization on a Budget

Kitchen Organization on a Budget

I’m the kind of person who throws ALL THE THINGS in the dishwasher before company comes over, has spices + medication from 2013 and doesn’t like to toss out snacks that Lincoln has refused to eat for the past six months but enough is enough. Thankfully […]

Protected: Let’s chat about the time I wet my plants.

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KonMari Kitchen Edition ft. Samsung

KonMari Kitchen Edition ft. Samsung

Celebrating the fact that the snow has melted and the temperature is finally in the double digits, I took my KonMari skills to the next level and completely organized our Samsung Fridge. I started with throwing out all our expired food [don’t judge me – I […]

My Birth Story – Ayla Mae

My Birth Story – Ayla Mae

March 15th 2019 at 10:21pm, Ayla Mae Van Gaalen FINALLY made her appereance into the world after a very long, very exhausting, very painful 22.5 hours of labour. Let’s start from the beginning, shall we? On March 14th, I was 40w3d pregnant and I was […]

Basic to Modern in Seconds

Basic to Modern in Seconds

Five years ago my husband and I built our home and to say my style has changed dramatically would be an understatement. In 2014 I was all about the chandeliers, deer heads, rustic wood and silver accents and fast forward to 2019 I’m like gimmie […]