Category Archives: Natural Parenting

Coconut Flour Banana Muffins

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 Hello blog-o-sphere! Well, Mr. Robert is 8 months old. Eight.Months.Old! Holy moly! Yes, the time sure does fly! He’s started on solids and we’re doing the baby led weaning thing (which he loves, and to me only seems natural) He still loves his mama milkies, but is really enjoying the adventures of solid foods… and […]

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Welcome Winter

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I know, I know. It’s technically not Winter until December 21st, but we managed to accumulate a heck of a lot of snow over the past 24 hours around the homestead! The row covers on the Kale are – well – rows covered in snow now… I’m interested to see how the Kale is managing […]

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Newborn Photoshoot

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Well, Robert will be 3 months old this week! THREE MONTHS!! The time has flown by, especially having 3 little ones age 4 and under and keeping up with the farm life… and Daddy working … and saving the world through sharing sustainable living…and …and … and… I just tired myself out thinking about it […]

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A love letter to our Boys

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To my dear sweet boys My hopes for you… are limitless… I hope you love to laugh… Those good hearty laughs that make your belly hurt. I want you to know there’s nothing better than a smile to make someone’s day – including your own. I hope your dreams are like the night sky – […]

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My Experience As A First Time Parent

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It was two months ago my first [biological] son was born. Two. Whole. Months. Feels more like two weeks. The house is still as unorganized today as it was the first week here was here. There is a lot less sleep going on in our house. And that is just fine with me, because the […]

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Nursing in Public at the Grocery Store

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  Here’s a typical picture of how I grocery shop these days…3 little monkeys in tow. Robert in his wrap. 7 weeks and I actually have never once had him in a stroller. He’s always snug in his wrap. To accompany this picture, I just *have* to share a sweet incident that happened to me […]

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Birth Announcement of Robert Geoffrey

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We are pleased to bring you fantastic news. On Friday, June 13 at 10.28pm Robert Geoffrey came into our world. He weighed 8 pounds and 3 ounces and was 52 centimeters long. It was a very overwhelming, beautiful, raw experience and we are looking forward to sharing it with you in detail. We will be […]

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Crystals for Labour and Delivery

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Colin surprised me last night and came home with 2 gorgeous crystal necklaces that aid in labour and delivery. We’ve been working with crystals and gemstones for quite some time, so it was such a special gift to receive so close to giving birth. Crystals and gemstones are one of Mother Earth’s most beautiful and […]

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Spring has Sprung

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We’ve been so busy around the homestead these last few weeks! With a move just weeks before the baby comes, preparing for the home birth of baby Robert who’s due any day now and getting the garden all ready for the season, it seems like we’ve hardly had a spare moment. Tonight on this lovely […]

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Blessingway

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I was honoured this past weekend to be a part of a Blessingway ceremony held for myself and a close friend. She and I are due just weeks from each other. It will be her first babe, and this of course is my third. I had actually never been to a Blessingway before, though I […]

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