Tag: the dad diaries

I Don’t Need a Valentine; I Need Valentino!

I Don’t Need a Valentine; I Need Valentino!

I don’t know about you but when February comes around, I tend to feel a little more lonely; everywhere you turn you see red roses and cinnamon hearts. This pressure to make that 14th day the most romantic night of your life! It’s nauseating! As…

#Selfcare

#Selfcare

#Selfcare I found that one thing that goes down the toilet when becoming a parent is your self! Days and nights blur into one, you end up living in a onesie and realize, ‘fuck I haven’t showered in 3 days!’ Being a new parent is…

Would I go through surrogacy again?

Would I go through surrogacy again?

A lot of you have asked me why have I done surrogacy abroad and would I do it again would I of know what I went through? The answer is yes! A million times yes! I’ve gone to the moon and back for these kids,…

The Trip to Mombasa, Kenya

The Trip to Mombasa, Kenya

After a long 27 hour trek to get to Mombasa – Kenya and three days in, I can finally relax for a couple of days before the girls arrive. I have to say coming here two weeks early was well worth it. Part of the…

“Prepping for the shower

“Prepping for the shower

I have to say that doing something so traditional as a baby shower is really bringing joy to this very anxious time in my life.  As it gets closer to the time, things are starting to get real.  The preparation for twins is intense! Not…

“The Car Seat

“The Car Seat

So I never knew that there would need to be 2 sets of car seats.  The first is an infant seat that is used until about the age of 1 and the other is a convertible seat from 1 to about 65 lbs.  There are…

“My First Purchase

“My First Purchase

Today it’s 20 weeks! 5 months pregnant.  I’m shitting my pants. So what have I been up too?  Besides building a safe and warm house for the twins and I; I’ve been thinking about a baby shower and Gender Reveal, trying to get everything ready…

The Baby Registry

The Baby Registry

Disclosure: this post was sponsored by Buy Buy Baby, meaning I received compensation and/or product in exchange for my honest review. So I never realized how stressful a baby registry is. I started my registry on Amazon but quickly got overwhelmed with what I needed…

“Preparing for the Twins

“Preparing for the Twins

I’m not gonna lie; this whole journey hasn’t been easy.  Last month I was in Bahrain, a little tiny Island close to Saudi Arabia. I was living there for the past seven years. Well I closed my production company, sold my condo, packed my life…

“Exiting with the Twins

“Exiting with the Twins

A lot of people are asking me, what happens when the twins are born?  How will I get them back to Canada? Well here goes:  The twins will be born with a scheduled C-section, which means that I will be in Kenya for their birth. …