Author Archives: multitaskingmumma

Let’s Get This Party Started with Netflix

We are a week and a half away from that time of year. Back to school! Can I get an Amen?! My child doesn’t even stay home and I’m all “LET’S GET THIS PARTY STARTED!” I’m also the crazy woman in the stationary aisle sniffing the new books and hoarding all of the sharpies. This…

This isn’t Goodbye…

I’ve been on vacation for the past week and I’ve been loving it. The time with my daughter, the sleeping in, the activities, and the warmth of summer. My daughter is growing up fast, becoming more and more independent and has a huge personality that sucks people in. While I was watching her one day…

Road Side Assistance

Last Thursday was a beautiful, very hot, gorgeous day. It was the type of day that made you want to get a cool drink, blow up your floaty, put on your swimsuit, and lay on the water all day. It was a high of 36 degrees here in Ontario, with warnings about the humidity, and…

The Worst Day Ever

We rode our bikes furiously down the sidewalk. We were 12 so the safest place for us was there, where pedestrians walked. Pedestrian safety wasn’t on our minds as we raced each other through the narrow spaces, around signs, through people, and over blocks of cement, we were young and we had the wind in our hair….

We Love An Adventure

We have a lot of activities planned for this summer. Many we can do in our own city but there are a few we’ve had to travel for. And that’s just fine by me. I love a car ride. And my family loves adventure! We like to pack up last minute, go where our imaginations…

This Month Netflix Brings you Dragons

We are huge Netflix fans in our house and every month we wait with bated breath for the new shows to be released. We are also binge watchers and can’t get enough once we find a show we like! This month Netflix sent us a fun package encouraging us to get involved with their new…

Welcome to the Neighbourhood

We have an abandoned house across the road from us. It’s very old, has holes in the roof and walls, sits on 70 acres of land, and has a barn where a stray cat we call “Molly’s brother” lives. He’s probably not even related to our cat but we like to think he is. We…

She’s 5 And I’m Not Cool Anymore

Their giggles could be heard from outside, three care free girls behind the closed door of a bedroom, squealing with an unimaginable amount of energy while my daughter scrambled to find her bathing suit. Her friends had just arrived with their parents and we were getting ready to hop in the pool on what was…

Play Date Anxiety

Because my husband and I work full-time our weekends are filled up with family obligations, activities, and adventures. We do play dates but when we do the parents are there because we are usually visiting with them too. However, this week I’m on vacation and I’ve arranged for my daughter to have a friend over…