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Time to Check-In on the KidfreeNotCarefree Pride Challenge! What are You Feeling Proud of Today?

Hi there! I just wanted to check in at day five and see what you are feeling proud of today. If you have been following along, your list may have a list like mine that's now 15 items long! How inspiring is that?! So, here is my check-in of what I have been proud of… Continue reading Time to Check-In on the KidfreeNotCarefree Pride Challenge! What are You Feeling Proud of Today?

KidFree, DINK, Love and Life

Living Blissful Heartfelt Moments to Accepting You are Getting Older: The Trek into the Childfree Adulting Life

Have you ever had a perfect moment, one where it almost feels magical? Yesterday was it for me. It started so quietly, on the couch, just Mr. Beard, myself and our cat Puck, who was curled up into me. I was knitting, my husband doing a crossword, some Ray LaMontagne softly playing over our stereo. All that… Continue reading Living Blissful Heartfelt Moments to Accepting You are Getting Older: The Trek into the Childfree Adulting Life

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The Day 1 Check-In of the KidfreeNotCarefree Pride Challenge: Time to list 3 things that made YOU proud today

It's time for me to check-in and start my list of 21 things I am proud that I did! Today, I am proud that: I made healthy food decisions. We had leftovers instead of ordering in! I answered a difficult work email, in a very positive and turns out, helpful way I took the time… Continue reading The Day 1 Check-In of the KidfreeNotCarefree Pride Challenge: Time to list 3 things that made YOU proud today

Goal setting, Love and Life, Mindset

Start the 7-day Pride Challenge: Write What You Are Proud Of & Start Rocking Goals Every Day

I had a breakdown standing in my driveway the other day. I was furious. I was tired. I was stressed to my limits and my ride-sharing driver was arguing with me over text that he had arrived when clearly he had not.  I was deep in the red fog once I finally took my seat… Continue reading Start the 7-day Pride Challenge: Write What You Are Proud Of & Start Rocking Goals Every Day

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Discovering the Beauty of Our Childfree Every day Moments

We have a hawk that comes and lands on an old telephone pole across the street every day. At 11 am each morning, this large, soaring beautiful bird flies overhead, swooping and landing just a few meters away from my living room. I love that it has a schedule that I can almost set my… Continue reading Discovering the Beauty of Our Childfree Every day Moments

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A Childfree Not Goal Free 2019!

At this time of year, I find I am innodated with questions - What's your resolution? What do you want for the new year? and my (actual) favourite - What's your why? The problem is often in advertisements, webinars, online posts and chats with friends, people lace in their family with their own goals. I… Continue reading A Childfree Not Goal Free 2019!

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What is KidfreeNotCarefree?

As an avid reader of lifestyle blogs and books, I always cringe when I get to the point in the blog where motherhood comes up (and it always does, doesn’t it?). Kid-friendly snacks, how to organize a mother’s busy schedule and how to find personal time amongst tots running around… all of a sudden, my… Continue reading What is KidfreeNotCarefree?