2018 Convention Wishlist

As many long-time followers of this blog know, I absolutely love fan conventions! I love having a booth where I can meet and interact with fans. I love getting a chance to meet my fellow creators. I...
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2017 in Review

In January, we took Monkey to Monster Mini Golf in Edmonton. It was his first mini golf experience. He was a little scared at first because of the monster theme and the black lights, but he really enjoyed...
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Sales school in Calgary

Now that Monkey is in school 4 mornings a week and he’s doing a lot better with his therapy, I’m able to go back to being an insurance advisor. I’m super excited to serve the people of...
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Stocking stuffers for barefoot girls

My husband always has a tough time picking gifts for me, especially stocking stuffers. (Yes, I am 27 years old and I still expect a stocking.) I know he can’t be the only one that has this problem!...
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Social media break

Happy Awkward Moment Monday! You probably noticed that I haven’t been online at all for most of the last week. I don’t want to go into exact details, but something happened and the social media...
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So, I dropped a pumpkin on my foot…

I haven’t posted in a while, so I’ll give a brief update before what would probably make a great awkward moment Monday story. Halloween has come and gone, but we still have plenty of pumpkins...
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Edmonton Expo 2017

So I’m a little late to the party with this, but Edmonton Expo was two weeks ago and it was awesome! That’s some sidewalk art I saw on my way in. The Expo invited me back to do a panel on...

Mommy, can I have a kinder egg?

Happy Awkward Moment Monday! Monkey LOVES kinder eggs. (For my American audience, they’re hollow chocolate eggs with a toy inside, not the weird version y’all have there.) Last week I bought...
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Telus World of Science Pixar Exhibit

Monkey is obsessed with Lightning McQueen, so when we heard about the Pixar exhibit at the Telus World of Science, we knew we had to go. We finally had the chance last weekend. General admission is a...
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Bomber Command Museum

Monkey loves the Bomber Command Museum in Nanton and always begs me to take him when we go up to Edmonton. The admission is “by donation” so you decide how much you want to give, but the suggested...
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