Posts Tagged opportunity


Self Love and Patience with myself while I processed being Judged

My thoughts are a winding down a twisted path between the understanding of my value/self-worth and the disappointment I experience when I feel judged and “not good enough”. I’m usually good at letting other people’s choices and beliefs remain separate from me but I tripped myself up yesterday and am still processing…. What do you […]

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A New kind of Leap of Faith for me.

While in Argentina my husband, Dave Albano fulfilled a huge personal goal of climbing Mt. Aconcagua.  It took three weeks to accomplish. In that time I would be on my own with my two boys to experience Argentina as much as possible and still be back in Mendoza to meet Dave when he got off […]

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Doing the right thing is always Right, right?

I’ve been quiet on here lately.  I have been processing the emotional ups and downs of having done the right thing, for the right reasons and working through how it went so wrong. I helped a friend and her children out in a tough time by opening my home to them.  It was a long […]

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Every Mom is a full-time Mom

I often describe myself as a full-time stay at home mom of two boys.  It’s an accurate description. What has been bugging me though, is the distinction of “full-time mom”.  How did that term ever get coined?  I’m quite sure that any mother that has reentered the workforce is still a mom even when she’s […]

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Sleeping with the Dinosaurs

This weekend I had a wonderful opportunity to spend 2 days with my six year old son. He’s in Beavers and the group went to Drumheller for a camp out at the Royal Tyrell Museum.  I was the lucky chaperone. We’ve been to the museum many times previously as I have a very serious paleontologist […]

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Learning to ski

Yesterday I had an opportunity to go to our local ski hill at Canada Olympic Park. It’s close, had some cool stuff going on and the kids were really excited to go. “Mom, are you going to ski?” asks both my 6 and 4 year old boys. “I don’t know how”, assuming this will get […]

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Over my Head or Ready for the Plunge?

I’m at a crossroads these days. I have my two kids home full time and between school and other activities I can say my day is full. A door has opened that leads me towards a huge goal that will very rewarding and help many young people. It will also take a lot of time […]

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