Kids & Winter Final

In my final post of this series I would like to talk about the clothes and layers my kids wear in the winter months. Let’s start with the big boys First Layer Thermal Top and Pants (Wal-Mart) Second Layer Long Sleeve T-Shirt Short Sleeve T-Shirt Fleece Pants Third Layer Regular Hoodie if its above -5 degrees C. Fleece Hoodie if […]

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Kids & Winter Par 4

Late night post, we must talk about winter boots! As with everything else, there are hundreds of boots to choose from and that means it can get a bit over whelming to choose the right boots. My kids have used, a Wal-Mart brand because I’m not spending more than $30 on a pair of boots for a 2 year old. […]

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Kids & Winter Part 3

Hello Everyone Today I’ll be sharing what I’ve learned when it comes to snow pants. Babies and toddlers don’t need to wear snow pants or suits unless you are going for a walk, playing in the snow or spending time outdoors. I have not bought the triplets snow pants, they are not practical at the moment so I just decided to forgo that purchase. There are two types of snow pants I prefer. The first one is with straps for toddler and up to 7 year old. The second one is just the ones you button at the waist. My 8 year old (soon to be 9) has not wear his snow pants this winter so far. My preferred brand for snow pants is Carters Oshkosh because they sale the snow pants and jacket as a bundle. Make sure the snow pants are warm but light weight! If is not too cold outside I’ve used water proof sweatpants on top of the regular sweatpants When I had my first child, I bought him an adorable Winnie The Pooh snow suit… he wore it once and my second child wore it twice. With my second child I spent $100 on a snow suit … he wore it once and the triplets wore it once each… I know we are tempted to buy our bundles the best but sometimes we get carried away and end up with staff that becomes useless. I […]

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Kids & Winter Part 2

Hello Everyone! In part 2 of the Kids & Winter series I’m going to be talking about JACKETS. They are an essential part of any wardrobe and with so many choices it can be a bit confusing to choose what is best for your children. There are 5 key point I use when looking for a jacket and making the […]

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Kids & Winter Part 1

Hello Everyone! Today is freezing outside, I’m not very fond of the winter but I can’t afford to go anywhere warm so I deal with it. Having kids makes winter a little more complex. I would like to start this series with some tips on winter accessories. Always have at least two hats, gloves/mittens and neck warmers for each child. […]

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Kids & Winter

Hello Everyone We are in the middle of January! The past couple of weeks we have been spoiled in Southern Ontario with mild weather. Right now in British Columbia there is a extreme weather alert. The North West of the United States is experiencing it too. I’ve been a mom for almost 9 years and I had to learn through […]

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Social Media… mistake

Hello Everyone! Today I was going through my social media ( follow me on Instagram @ journeysandus7).. and I found a picture that wasn’t supposed to be posted 🤦🏻‍♀️… On Tuesday I gave a bath to the triplets and I snapped a few pictures to send to my husband. Somehow.. unknowingly.. I posted a picture of the triplets… One of them.. was naked..😳 it was the full frontal picture. When I saw that I freaked out because unfortunately there are some people that see kids in a sexual manner…. I took it down immediately and I hope, not many people saw it or saved it. Has anyone done something like this before? It was the first time I did it… I hope you continue to have a wonderful Thursday!

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Yesterday

Hello Everyone Yesterday morning was more chaotic than usual but we made it through. The surprise of the day happened when I was at the bus stop waiting for my oldest kid (Kids go to different schools so I drive). The bus wasn’t showing up.. it was about 10 minutes late. I see a parent whose kid is on the […]

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Back to Reality

Hello The last day of the winter holidays is almost over. In a few hours I’ll be waking up before 6:00 a.m. to start my day. I’m glad the kids and I are going back to school but waking up before the sun comes up is going to be a challenge for the next five days. I’m going to miss […]

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Christmas Tree

Hello Everyone! I hope you’re all doing great. I’ve been crying a bit … I miss my mom a lot. As we know, life continues after someone passes away. This Christmas season is tough but my boys are really excited to celebrate the Jolly Season. I’ve decided to scale back this years Christmas decorations and celebration. I usually go all […]

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