A NIGHT OUT WITH TIFF KIDS

Recently, my daughter and I were lucky enough to attend the opening night of Chimpanzee, the Jane Goodall movie playing at TIFF kids, and it was a night filled with wonder. We began by taking a stroll through the DigiPlaySpace where Rebecca had an absolute blast. The first thing she did was try out the …

EARNING MY TITLE

When I first became Ethan and Eleanor’s step mom, I felt the need to explain our relationship to people. If I was registering them in a sport, or picking them up at school, or meeting their friend’s parent, I felt I needed to mention that I wasn’t their “real” mom.  It wasn’t because I was …

OUR FAMILY CREST

Recently, I did a project with the kids that I think is a great idea for any family, but especially beneficial to blended families. We made a family crest. I used a website to look up what different symbols and colours would mean, and I asked the kids to choose things that they thought suited …