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Wednesday Weigh In – Volume 4: Snow Days


In episode 4 of Wednesday Weigh In, I am talking about snow days. My kids have now had 7 snow days. If you’re not sure what a “snow day” is, it is when the buses are cancelled due to weather. It could be snow, or freezing rain, etc etc.  In the past two weeks my kids have had 4. So…

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Wednesday Weigh In – Volume 3: The Fear of What If…


In episode 3 of Wednesday Weigh In, I am talking about the fear of what if. What if I die, what if I fail, what if I look stupid….all these things go through my head when thinking about a variety of things. Driving, trying something new, going after a goal, speaking out about something, fitting in, etc. More recently it…

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Wednesday Weigh In – Volume 2: Dealing with Seasonal Depression


In episode 2 of Wednesday Weigh In, I am talking about how I am dealing with some seasonal depression. It’s not a joyous vlog by an means, but it is real. My New Year had started off on a good foot, until last Wednesday – our power was out because of a storm, I was feeling stressed having the kids…

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Wednesday Weigh In – Volume 1: Happy New Years & Getting Back on Track


Something I am going to try to do this year is a weekly vlog, (you can check out all my videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CrystalLouWhoTube) and I’ve decided to call it “Wednesday Weigh In.” I’m going to try to do one every Wednesday and just “weigh in” on what’s going on with me, with my weight loss journey, if I need to vent, want…

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Back to School Interview 2015


So we’ve got about a week left of summer vacation in this house hold as the kids go back and start school on September 8th. Since we’re getting close and talk has moved to back to school, I decided to give the kids a little interview and ask them some questions about themselves for fun and as a keepsake as…

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Quirky Words That I Will Miss as My Kids Get Older


Since I’ve been into the SAHM (stay at home mom) roll more again since February, I have been noticing how quickly my kidlets are really growing up. They are both no longer my little babies, growing into the tiny humans that they are, each with their own personalities and likes and dislikes. All kids have cute ways that they say…

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Revamping My Flower Gardens


Even though a couple of years ago I redid the flower garden around our house (you can see that here), this year I wanted to do another revamp for a few of reasons: In the summer the garden bed looks colourful and full, but in the spring, fall and winter it looked quite bare, and I wanted something that looked good…

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Fun Times This Fall at Calabogie Lodge! {Video}


I grew up in Calabogie, and still have family there, although I haven’t lived there in over 10 years. Recently me and my family had an opportunity to stay up at my old place of employment, the Calabogie Lodge for a couple days, and in true me style as of late, I vlogged an overview of our stay, our condo and…

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