Parenting

Kids, Vacation, and the Good Old days

Ok so here is my message in a bottle question, I am writing it down on this little scrap of laptop and tossing out into the ocean of internet. What's a mom to do? My teenage son did not want to come on vacation with us. Should I have insisted? The photo above is from… Continue reading Kids, Vacation, and the Good Old days

Expat Life, Parenting, SwissNic, Travel

A Canadian-Danish Christmas in Switzerland

There’s no snow this year. In fact, it’s expected to be 10 degrees and sunny this afternoon. The great thing about Switzerland though, is that looking out my window I see the Alps across the lake and their peaks are snow-covered – it’s magical and very Christmassy despite the warm weather down here. I have,… Continue reading A Canadian-Danish Christmas in Switzerland

Childhood cancer, Parenting

On Mother’s Day

This morning I woke up early. My living is room is quiet and calm, everyone is still asleep. Elliot got up in the middle of the night and came into our bed, he’s still lying there in the middle, sound asleep, leaving Martin roughly 5 centimetres of bed to sleep on and 2 centimetres of… Continue reading On Mother’s Day