Embrace Your #RealBeauty With Dove Canada + Giveaway

Doves Limited Edition bottle set, Real Beauty, #realbeauty,

You're thin; I'm too fat! You have curves; I want some. The girl over there has the perfect chest; my breast are too big. I wish I looked as beautiful as you. We always think the grass (so to speak) is greener on the other side. Every woman’s version of beauty is different. Dove wants … [Read more...]

A Journey To Find Yourself: Weight Loss, Happiness & The Reflection In The Mirror (Guest Post)

How to lose weight. 21 day fix. Life after Stay At Home Mom

Today’s guest post is from my long time BFF Bobbi. We've been through a lot together; we even were pushing our first baby's out at the same hospital, the same day, next door to each other during the same time. She won. Bobbi is a mom of two boys; both play competitive rep sports that keep her on … [Read more...]

Conquering Fear & Learning To Ski Later In Life

Horseshoe Resort Barrie, Ontario Skiing Getaway, Ontario Winter Getaway, Horseshoe Resort Winter Getaway

The summer of 2015, there was talk that we may as a family embark on giving skiing a try. I won't lie I was nervous and wanted to use that dreaded word hibernate again (read this post), but I stayed positive and placed my fear aside. Our children wanted to learn to ski, and my husband loves to … [Read more...]

It’s All About Giving Back This Season: Our #KindnessMountain of HOPE

Donating to Kawartha Lakes Charities with our Kindness Mountain

There have been times in many of our lives where we have endured a struggle or two. In the moment, it feels like the whole world is crashing down on you, the walls are caving in and you may feel like you will never dig yourself out. I've been there, we've all been there.  I have received, when … [Read more...]

These Leaders Will Rock Our World: We Day Toronto

We Day Toronto 2015

Each year, I have watched the highlights of We Day from the sidelines, dreaming that one day I would get the chance to feel the inspiration from inside the stadium sized event with my daughter. You cannot buy a ticket to We Day, you earn it through programs like We School. We Schools is a movement … [Read more...]

Stop and Smell the Flowers {WW}

Life is short stop to smell the flowers Quote

Life is short, stop and smell the flowers! Thank you for reading In R Dream!  … [Read more...]

Memory Bank Of Your Children {Quote}

Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children. ~ Charles R. Swindoll   This quote makes me smile because each time us parents take a moment to look deep into our children's eyes or make time to enjoy one on one with them we brighten their day. I see our children … [Read more...]

Grounded By The Little Things #NaturallyAtHome

It's the Little Things

Mother's Day has come and gone and weeks later I am still looking back and smiling. We did nothing flashy or fancy but to me Mother`s Day 2014 was absolutely perfect.  "Never get tired of doing little things for others. For sometimes, those little things occupy the biggest part of their … [Read more...]

Elegance In A Blossom {WW}

Spring Blooms in our garden

Recently I have been watching Oprah's Super Soul Sunday and it has been extremely grounding for me. I caught her episode with Louie Schwartzberg here is a clip to watch. He really opened my mind up to the beauty that nature is sharing with us. I know my eyes have always been open to the beauty … [Read more...]

Mother’s Unselfishness #MothersDay Quote

The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children. ~ Jessica Lange Thank you for reading In R Dream! … [Read more...]