It’s the beginning of November, but I already feel the holiday spirit and I keep on singing Christmas carols in my head. I love everything about the winter holidays: the Christmas tree, the decorations, the little souvenirs in the shop windows, the holy scenes arranged under the tree, the songs, the cheer and joy, the … More 4 Incredibly Breezy Ways to Get You Through Holiday Shopping
I want to dedicate this blog post to all the mommas in the World! There’s not another more difficult role than the one of a mother. I feel this being one of the hardest posts to put into words, and that I need to weigh every word in order to not say too much or … More Mom Hardships as They Are
I’ve got a question for you: When was the last time you REALLY wondered about something around you with full curiosity and felt extremely excited like a little child? The reason I’m asking you this is because I see that, with age, we lose our ability to stay curious about things in life, thus losing … More How Do You Feed Your Curiosity?
Hey Everyone! If you were wondering what happened to me for the last 2 weeks and why I wasn’t able to post anything new on my blog, making the long story short – I Got A Job! I now have a full-time job at a big company in Montreal and last Friday was the mark … More Where Did I Go?
This week I feel such a big urge to write something encouraging to all of you, to tell you that everything is great and that Life knows what it does to get you where you need to be, even if you’re on some rough paths sometimes. So, I just had this realization the other day … More The Good in Our Life
They say that on the other side of fear is everything you want (aka growth and opportunities). Would you agree? Last Saturday, I took a wonderful walk in the park North of Montreal, where nature is still half-wild (because coyotes live there and we have personally seen one!!!), half-humanized, and you get the taste of … More What’s Beyond Our Fear?
This week I assisted at my daughter’s music class in daycare and I couldn’t help but roll one thought in my mind – Life looks so simple to the little ones and they really enjoy every moment! They live each second with such an intensity, and if they like something they say it clearly, and … More 4 No-Brainer Steps to Simplify Your Life
I’m a mom of a toddler, I’m an immigrant in a first world country, and I’d like to tell you a little story about my life as a mom here. A mom’s life is not glamorous. My husband works a ton, so I take care of the house, the child and our adult lives 98% … More My Life as an Immigrant Mom
In my 2nd article on understanding and owning our emotions, I would very much like to talk about how, quite often, we can get our own emotions quite wrong! Surprise, surprise! Yes, I said “WRONG”! And yes, I said that we don’t always understand the real emotions we are feeling in a certain moment. There … More How To Assess Your Emotions. Part 2
With this article, I would like to start a 2-part-series of blog posts dedicated specifically to understanding and owning our emotions. Feelings are a big part of our lives. They dictate how we react to everything surrounding our being and so, it is very important to nurture them and be aware of them every single … More How to Assess Your Emotions. Part 1