About Me

Hi, and welcome to my blog! I’m Shawna. I live in a small town in Eastern Ontario with my two beautiful boys, and hard working husband. Our dog, Teller, is our best friend and has been our loyal companion for 6 years. I grew up in Montreal, where I studied Youth and Adult Correctional Intervention, but decided to move to Ontario in my early twenties. I graduated from the Social Service Worker program in 2010 and spent many years working in group homes and daycares. I have recently gone back to school and will soon be a graduate of the Social Media program.

My blog is all about my journey as a mom and a wife. I will share my favourite recipes, adventures with my boys, and life’s ups and downs. I will blog about my experiences, and tips and tricks about potty training, sleep coaching, the “Terrible Two’s” (Who are we kidding… those are nothing compared to the three’s) and just about everything a mom can run into on a daily basis raising kids and managing a household! It’s not an easy job, and I am here to help as much as I can. I am not a doctor, nor an expert, but I sure do have a lot of experience!

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Most recent blog posts

Surviving a Migraine Attack

If you are as unfortunate as I am to be part of the population that suffers from migraine headaches, this post is for you. First and foremost, I am sorry, I truly do understand how awful these types of headaches can be. For tips on how to survive an attack and to learn…

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Is Being a Mom Really a Full Time Job?

Time and time again, we hear people explaining how motherhood is a full time gig. Some agree that yes, it certainly is a full time job, and others shrug and are on the fence about if it really does take up that much time. I’m not here to argue either side, however, I…

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A Mother’s Day Wish List

With Mother’s Day soon approaching I thought this would be the perfect time to share my personal wish list for Mother’s Day. Once again, I know this holiday is going to be very different for some. If you are in Ontario like I am, there is still a stay at home order and…

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Quotes I hold close to heart

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

Walt Disney

Children are not a distraction from more important work. They are the most important work.

C.S Lewis

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter, don’t mind.

Dr. Seuss