Cars, Monsters and Love

Cars, Monsters and Love

My 2.5 year-old son is crazy about cars.  He pretends to be a race car wherever he goes…the supermarket, the library…”Vroom! Vroom!” is all I hear all day long.  I love him for it.  I love that he displays his passion so openly and just wants...
Something as Simple as Boys & Girls

Something as Simple as Boys & Girls

What’s so overwhelming about something as simple as boys and girls?  I move throughout my day with children at my feet and face all I faced the day before.  So what’s so overwhelming today?  It’s the look…the look on her face asking for more...
A Mother’s Time

A Mother’s Time

“I’m so happy already!” she says as she looks up at me with those wide, blue and sparkling eyes.  We are off on an adventure!  We are off to explore the treasures of small island in Northern Ontario.  Off we go… And it’s so simple to...
You Remind Me of Me

You Remind Me of Me

You remind me of me.  With your blue eyes and your questions.  The way you look when you’re surprised or when you’re thinking out loud. You remind me of me.  With those bursts of creativity followed by thoughts of fear and doubt.  The way your hair gets in your face...