Happy Birthday Jadie Bear

During a snowstorm on September 14, 1997 at 12:26pm you came into this world, quickly, quietly and wide eyed with wonder. For 21 years now I've been watching you grow, initially tackling life with such cautious trepidation. Your first 4 years you were calmly, quietly soaking up your surroundings. You spent every moment observing. Just … Continue reading Happy Birthday Jadie Bear

Preparing Public School for Beckett

Sending my Nonbinary Kid to School So, we've moved to a small conservative town in Northern Alberta and I've decided that I am going to send my awkward, reserved, nonbinary kid to public school ๐Ÿ˜ฌ But here's the thing. This small town conservative school has already shown how amazing they are. Recently, I met with … Continue reading Preparing Public School for Beckett

Happy Birthday Bo!!

I don't even know where to begin with the baby of our bunch. I think I'll start by sharing how he wanted to spend his special day. A few weeks ago we began asking "hey Bowie, what do you want to do for your birthday?" And these were his responses... "Cuppy (his nickname for his … Continue reading Happy Birthday Bo!!

Growing Wings and Planting Roots

New life is happening right in my own backyard. I'm choosing to see this as a sign, as a metaphor of the new life that I came here to start... #newbeginnings #newlife #nature #robinsnest #robinseggs #nofilter Finding My WingsThis was a post I made from one year ago and at the time I had hardly … Continue reading Growing Wings and Planting Roots