When the exceptionally rad Amanda from Barley and Birch asked if I'd like to co-host a week-long online celebration of all things 80s, I immediately ran to dig out my Punky Brewster sweater. Then I heard that the totally fresh Arielle from Art Camp LA was also...read more
This post contains affiliate links. Thanks for your support! Earlier in the year, I was slightly alarmed when I started seeing Father's Day mentioned on social media. Then I remembered that we don't celebrate Father's Day here until September. The international...read more
Spring has Sprung! I find that my gratitude levels are at their year's peak as we move from the chill of Winter into the sunshine of Spring. How do you foster gratitude in kids? I know that many of my Canadian and American friends celebrate Thanksgiving at this time...read more
What was with last week? Was Mercury in Retrograde or something? Or was it just me? I feel like I spent the entire week second-guessing myself. Questioning my parenting. Questioning my teaching. Questioning my priorities. It was just. plain. exhausting. A while back,...read more
Since we celebrated The Little Ladybird's 2nd birthday last month, I've been consumed with this weird "The-Days-Are-Long-But-The-Years-Are-Short/ My-Babies-Are-Growing-Too-Fast/ You-Need-To-Capture-ALLA-The-Memories!" feeling. Let's refer to it as a wistful hysteria....read more
Hi! I’m Shannon
I’m a mama and a teacher celebrating our perfectly imperfect attempts at living a creative life.
AKA trying to remain sane whilst raising 3 kids under 5 and holding unrealistic life expectations thanks to Pinterest.
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