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Shape Shifting

When I originally left Canada back in 2012, I left my bathroom scale behind. When life had hit the wall the year before I dropped 30 pounds almost overnight, my friends were worried, but unfortunately, I could do nothing about it not even eating McFlurries from time to time. Sometimes that’s how life goes. Some…

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  • Rhonda BurdenDecember 10, 2017 - 07:14

    Congratulations, Christina! I had no idea you were expecting a baby and you look fabulous! Keep up the good work, slow and steady. Can’t wait to hear more!ReplyCancel

    • Christina (ADMIN)December 11, 2017 - 13:11

      Thanks Rhonda! Yes we’re expecting a spring baby and we’re pretty excited about the entire adventure. Hopefully, we’ll get a chance to come back to Canada as a family a little while after so he gets his first taste of his Canadian roots 🙂ReplyCancel

French Baby Registry

I shared online recently about a funny conversation between my husband and I. We were watching an anglophone series (a great way for him to learn conversational expressions etc) and the characters were talking about throwing a baby shower for the expectant mother. It went on long enough when he finally interjected,  “What do they…

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Everything old is new again

I admit I’ve been so quiet as of late. The end of summer and the beginning of fall were harder than anticipated as I fought hard against morning (read: all day) sickness. I felt like I was having to hide a part of my story as we waited to get through the first trimester since…

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The not so secret ingredient in the French kitchen and other garden victories

It’s been a great year in the garden. I’m thankful to report this because it always seems like it’s a battle against just about every pest under the sun. I’m still learning about the soil, trying to enrich it with compost or companion planting to give everything a natural boost, but still, sometimes I just…

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Rhythm as a means to a better life

I heard it described that we should live our lives like music. There are many notes brought together but if there is no rest, it’s just a bunch of noise. Everything requires a certain rhythm to bring out the beauty.  I won’t consider myself an expert by any means but I do think I’ve started…

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