Surviving 5 years with Twins

Well, we did it! We survived the past 5 years raising twins and a 7 year old. Let me take you back in time to when I found out I was expecting twins. I didn’t go back to work at my job after having my oldest daughter because they didn’t allow me to return to […]

The Journey of a Stay – At – Home Mom

When my daughter Breanna was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy, I had to verify with the doctor that she in fact was being diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. I remember that moment so clearly saying, “so she has Cerebral Palsy?” The doctor nodded “yes.” The only reason that I asked was because the orthopaedic surgeon who sent […]

Preschoolers: Speech and Language Development

  Monday April 1, 2019:       7- 8:30 pm Location: STUDIO (Momentum Health & Wellness) TICKETS: $15 Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/preschool-speech-and-language-development-tickets-58821033294     Join Zarha Ruda, Speech and Language Pathologist and Catherine, Assistant Director & Family Liaison Community Preschool Education for Community Options for an education session all about speech and language development for preschoolers and what funding/ programs […]

How to Nourish Your Postpartum Body

Before digging into nutrition recommendation for postpartum, it is helpful to understand what happens with your hormones during and after pregnancy. Keep in mind that this is just a portion of the hormonal imbalances that occur after birth. Estrogen and progesterone both play a significant role during pregnancy including the birthing process. Placenta increases the […]

Women’s Health: Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy

  This blog is going to cover some introductory information about pelvic health statistics and common symptoms that are treated with pelvic health physiotherapy. First, I wanted to get out of the way the idea that pelvic health and pelvic health physiotherapy is just about teaching kegels and seeing people who pee with coughing after […]