Are you my friend—in real life or online? There's a good chance you are. I have a lot of friends. I'm not bragging, but it's true. I've worked hard to stay in touch and stay connected with my friends. I've even gone out of my way to make new friends (gasp!). I like having good people in my life.
As a parenting educator, I make a point of sitting in sporting venues or playgrounds and watching parents interact with their children. No, I am not judging you—I am watching and learning. In this watching time, I discovered I could pick out the mothers of many children, because they seemed to be more relaxed and less irritated. I tried to distil what it was about them that made them stand out, and realized they had some traits in common.
When my little guys were both toddlers, I really struggled to get out of survival mode. I wasn't satisfied with clawing through each day so I invested time to find a way to enjoy my time in toddlerville.
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Tanya Toledano is the Founder of montrealmom.com Inc. She shares thoughts and anecdotes on all-things-Mom, including parenting, life & lifestyle, entrepreneurship, travel, recipes review & more. Tanya is also known for her monthly appearances at Breakfast Television.
The Mom of four and the wife of one, she is also a foodie, a law graduate, and a serial volunteer. Tanya is best known for her energy, creativity and her ability to turn vision into reality.