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One of my favourite things about the changing seasons is preparing a new capsule wardrobe. The last capsule wardrobe I blogged about was nearly a year ago! I created a pregnancy capsule for the spring and summer. I had great intentions of following that up with a post-baby fall and winter capsule wardrobe, but with everything that happened – Nora being born two months early, and then my open-heart surgery in December – my “capsule wardrobe” basically just consisted of sweat pants and rompers!
So – with the spring season finally upon us – after one of the most difficult winters of my life, I am so looking forward to everything this new season brings with it, including a new capsule collection.
Continue reading “It’s Finally Spring TIME!”
This blog post contains images and details that some readers might find disturbing.
This has been a hard post for me to write. Partly because I still have trouble sometimes connecting to the experience; to really recognizing that the story I’m about to tell happened to me. And partly because it has felt so big that I want to make sure I do it justice, for myself, and for anyone who connects to what I have to share. Today I want to walk through the story of my heart surgery, the complications, and my recovery.
Continue reading “Surviving Heart Surgery”
February is Heart Month. This might seem obvious because of Valentine’s Day and how we celebrate this “day of love”. However, Heart Month isn’t just about celebrating Valentine’s Day – it’s also about raising awareness for Congenital Heart Disease (CHD), and people who live with various heart-related issues and illnesses.
Continue reading “Give Love”