5 healthy habits for working from home

Some of us are used to working from home, however, there are plenty of mamas who are working remotely for the first time due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During this time, it’s essential for us to take care of ourselves so we can remain healthy and productive. These are challenging times, and it’s easy for us to sucked into making poor choices. Don’t fall into that trap. Here are 5 healthy habits for working from home. Set boundaries Take breaks throughout the day and set defined working hours. I know that it’s tempting to continue working way past your office hours because you are at home...

How to stay motivated during difficult times

As I write this blog post, the President has announced that due to the exponential spread of COVID-19, the country will remain on level 3. The pandemic continues to devastate our country, and the air is thick with sadness and negativity. When negativity seems to surround you, it’s easy to get despondent. While we can’t control what is happening in the world right now, we can control how we react. So how do we choose positivity amidst all the pain and uncertainty? How do we remain motivated to achieve our goals and dreams? Here is how to stay motivated during difficult times. Take control...

7 Things all working moms should know

7 Things all working moms should know

Motherhood. Where do I even start? It is a journey that is filled with so much joy but yet challenging at times. When you throw a spanner in the works, things get even more complicated. It's no secret that as a working mom, you can often be pressed for time, stressed and feel like you're being pulled in different directions. Here are 7 things all working moms should know. Forget about balance I would recommend that you stop chasing your tail by trying to find balance. It simply doesn't exist. We all have good and bad days, and we need to learn to accept things for what they are. On some...

5 Quarantine date night ideas I love

5 Quarantine date night ideas I love

Date nights are one of the things I miss the most right now. I used to look forward to those Saturday nights away from the kids. Just my hubby and I catching up, while being served a delicious dinner with a glass wine. Oh man, I would do anything to relive those moments! With everything that’s going on at the moment, it’s critical that we get intentional about staying connected with our other halves. I’ve put together a list of 5 quarantine date night ideas that I love. Backyard picnic It’s time to bring out that picnic basket and mat that’s been collecting dust for the past couple of...

5 of my favourite quarantine recipes

5 of my favourite quarantine recipes

Remember how everybody was going on about how you need to learn a new skill during quarantine? So instead of boasting about everything that I have achieved, I chose to focus on things that bring me joy. One of them has been trying out new recipes. Are you ready for a quarantine confession? I'm an unofficial baker! Yikes. I’ve been playing around in the kitchen and it has brought me an insane amount of joy. I’ve never tried out so many new recipes in such a short time, in my life and my family has been joyfully reaping the rewards. So it’s been a win, win situation for everyone. Here are 5...