Motherhood, Olive

The Love Bug

I’m sure that it’s written somewhere that you shouldn’t rank Mother’s Day celebrations. Not only because it’s crass but also because it suggests that each year’s events should outdo the last for the express purpose of being more and better instead of being reflective of any true sentiment. 

But um, if one were forced to rank them, I would have to admit that I think Mother’s Day 2017 was my favourite yet.

To back up this incredibly bold assertion I think I could basically just post the following picture and be done with it:

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Humour, Olive

Squirrels, Snakes, and A Cat Named El Chapo

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Squirrel Art Print Watercolour Painting by Water In My Paint on Etsy

A few weeks ago I told Olive that she could keep a squirrel as a pet. I promise it’s not as crazy as it sounds (although certain family members would vocally disagree with that last statement).

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Sponsored

Does Norwex Work?

Does Norwex work?

A good friend of mine, Audrey, recently became a Norwex consultant.  I’ll be honest in saying that I had no idea what Norwex was. I’d heard of it in passing before and I was fairly sure that it was something to do with cleaning so I’d always tuned out when people talked about it – I’ve got my DIY cleaning products on lockdown and I love them, why change now?

Anyway, when Audrey asked if I wanted to try out some Norwex products I had to quickly google them to see what, exactly, those products were, and I was actually kind of surprised.

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Writing

Friday Night Roundup 05/05-05/12

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Here are my published posts from 05/06 to 05/12. Enjoy!

Earth911
Crowdfunded Company Launches Site to Help Eco Non-Profits

SheKnows
An Outline of the Vitriolic Rage Spiral I Experience While Reading Ivanka Trump’s New Book
Wonder Woman Is Endorsing a Diet Product – And We’re Not OK With It
OITNB’s New Season 5 Trailer Gets Political & Induces Goosebumps
Bow Wow Gets Busted Big Time in an Instagram Lie

TomatoInk
The Fresh, Friendly, and Colorful Story of TomatoInk

 

 

Writing

Friday Night Roundup 04/29-05/05

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Here are my published posts from 04/29 to 05/05. Enjoy!

SheKnows

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest’s Co-Hosting Future According to Their Zodiac Signs
Justin Bieber’s Tour Rider Has Leaked, and There’s Just So Much To Say

TomatoInk
The Fresh, Friendly, Colorful Story of TomatoInk

QuickBooks
Setting the Record Straight: How to Grow an Inventory-Based Subscription Business
Smooth Sailing: How a Ship Surveyor Successfully Navigated the World of Entrepreneurship