• Wasn’t yesterday Thursday? It feels like the weekend takes forever to get here and flies by once it arrives. We spent the weekend at the cottage (again) as we usually do in the summer. So I thought today I would do a recap of how we spent this weekend.

    On Thursday we picked my

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  • A few months ago I started to get these really intense headaches and the progressively got worse and became a daily thing to the point where I would wake up with this “headache” and go to sleep with it. I am not one who frequents the doctors office often especially for myself.

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  • Yes, I’m pretty much obsessed and in love with gold. It is now my personal metal of choice in terms of jewelry (except for my wedding band and engagement ring) and I love it as an accent in my home decor. I have a decent collection of gold accessories throughout my home. I love that

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    “It’s the most wonderful time of the year”… I guess technically that should say its the most wonderful season of the year. Summer is by far my favourite season and as thankful as I am to live in a country that fully

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  • Hope you have all had a great weekend. The weather was perfect cottage weather and we spent lots of time loving the sun and water at the cottage. With the summer season here it is perfect patio weather. I absolutely love sitting out on our deck in the evening with a good drink in hand. It is

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  • It is no secret I have an obsession with handbags, baby bags, clutches, wallets how ever you cut it my name is Katie and I have an addiction to bags. With the summer weather here (finally) what a great reason to pick up a few new bags to add to your collection (not that you need a reason to

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  • I am so excited that today is the launch of my site as well as its Canada’s birthday. I love birthdays. I feel it is a day set aside to honour and celebrate the life of a person and therefore its a big deal (in my opinion) and I like to do big celebrations for birthdays. Since its not

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Hey there, my name is Katie. I am married to my best friend who happens to be a major stud. After suffering through infertility I have been blessed to a mommy to 3 little babies. Most days you will find me shopping with a full stroller and Starbucks in my hand.

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  • Today felt like New Years Day with the kiddies back at school hubby back at work and I was worried I would be so lonely but instead found out that my hours ran out before my to-do list was finished! Crazy to think all these pages (months) of my calendar will be filled in no time. And yes I use a digital calendar on my phone but I like using a paper one as well... anyone else?
  • Happy New Year!! We partied hard last night and we are feeling it today.... ok we’ll maybe the partied hard part isn’t entirely true but nevertheless we are laying low today any one else doing the same? #timetocleanmymirror #excuseisijustmoved #timetowakeupdaddy
  • A decade! 10 whole years ... wow! It’s really hard to recap all that has happened but safe to say the past 10 years have been the best and yet hardest years of my life. I’ve been stretched in ways I didn’t know I could, I’ve grown deeper in my relationship with Jesus, I’ve learned the value of true friends, celebrated 10 years of marriage, seen the biggest answers to prayer in my life- I became a mom (not just once but 3 times over) I watched my dad fight (and thankfully) beat cancer, we bought our first home, we’ve moved 6 times, built 2 houses, welcomed over 10 babies into our hearts and homes, said more painful goodbyes than I like to count, taken many trips, had some not so great medical diagnoses and yet here we are! I have no idea what 2020 has in store but I’m excited for it! #happynewyear #2020herewecome
  • ✨All is calm, all is bright! ✨The best way to start Jesus Birthday celebrations is by going to our Christmas Eve service at church. Thinking of those who tomorrow will be hard for and thankful for those first responders, hospital staff and my much needed @Starbucks employees who are working tomorrow praying a special blessing on each of you!
  • Merry Christmas Eve Eve! Who is running off coffee and wishing they had their little peoples energy? I can’t be the only one ... 2 days to go!!!🎄
  • He’s the calm to my storm he gives me the support and encouragement needed when I feel overwhelmed! When I look back on the past 2 years heck even the last 6 months I am blown away by how much we have gone through and yet we are stronger for it - we are better for it! The future although not completely mapped out is less scary and more exciting knowing I’m walking into it with you by my side! Thankful for you @tspinksy #crazyfaith #bestyes
  • What’s more fun than one newborns snuggles? Two!!! God always knows what you need more than you know yourself! Thankful for an opportunity to slow down in a crazy busy season of life for us and soak in the snuggles! #notheyarenottwins #yesiamtired
  • My kids love to eat tacos (burritos) and they love stuffies so these hot new toy #cutetitos are seriously the best of both worlds! The cutest little baby stuffies or regular size ones wrapped in a super soft blanket that perfectly resembles a tortilla shell these little #cutetitoes are sure to be a crowd pleaser this holiday season! Special thanks to #basicfuntoys for sending these to my little people you made their day!!
  • Change is inevitable so we need to learn to welcome the transformation that comes in change! Together hand in hand we can do this!

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  • Today felt like New Years Day with the kiddies back at school hubby back at work and I was worried I would be so lonely but instead found out that my hours ran out before my to-do list was finished! Crazy to think all these pages (months) of my calendar will be filled in no time. And yes I use a digital calendar on my phone but I like using a paper one as well... anyone else?
  • Happy New Year!! We partied hard last night and we are feeling it today.... ok we’ll maybe the partied hard part isn’t entirely true but nevertheless we are laying low today any one else doing the same? #timetocleanmymirror #excuseisijustmoved #timetowakeupdaddy
  • A decade! 10 whole years ... wow! It’s really hard to recap all that has happened but safe to say the past 10 years have been the best and yet hardest years of my life. I’ve been stretched in ways I didn’t know I could, I’ve grown deeper in my relationship with Jesus, I’ve learned the value of true friends, celebrated 10 years of marriage, seen the biggest answers to prayer in my life- I became a mom (not just once but 3 times over) I watched my dad fight (and thankfully) beat cancer, we bought our first home, we’ve moved 6 times, built 2 houses, welcomed over 10 babies into our hearts and homes, said more painful goodbyes than I like to count, taken many trips, had some not so great medical diagnoses and yet here we are! I have no idea what 2020 has in store but I’m excited for it! #happynewyear #2020herewecome
  • ✨All is calm, all is bright! ✨The best way to start Jesus Birthday celebrations is by going to our Christmas Eve service at church. Thinking of those who tomorrow will be hard for and thankful for those first responders, hospital staff and my much needed @Starbucks employees who are working tomorrow praying a special blessing on each of you!
  • Merry Christmas Eve Eve! Who is running off coffee and wishing they had their little peoples energy? I can’t be the only one ... 2 days to go!!!🎄
  • He’s the calm to my storm he gives me the support and encouragement needed when I feel overwhelmed! When I look back on the past 2 years heck even the last 6 months I am blown away by how much we have gone through and yet we are stronger for it - we are better for it! The future although not completely mapped out is less scary and more exciting knowing I’m walking into it with you by my side! Thankful for you @tspinksy #crazyfaith #bestyes

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