Monday, September 1, 2014

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Weekend Wrap-up: August 30-31, 2014


1. The Fringe Festival is back!! It’s the largest theatre festival in Atlantic Canada and with a number of all-ages/family-friendly performances to choose from, it’s a great way for your family to experience theatre in the city! 2. Have you ever wanted to milk a cow or help in blacksmithing? This weekend is your chance, bring the whole family down for Participation Days and ... Read More »

I’m Hungry: Parenting & Peaches


A friend sent me an excerpt from a book I have just ordered called “The Conscious Parent.”  By Shefali Tsabary, PhD.  A book I absolutely cannot wait to begin. One of the passages struck me so deeply that I began to weep when I saw the words printed in black and white. “Whether you have an infant or a teen, ... Read More »

Little Ones: Back-to-Routine


I know with my three young ones we were all looking forward to the summer; Relaxed routines, stress free- mornings, and later bedtimes. Now that school is just around the corner the time has come to get back in the routine of a busy fall season. My youngest is off to Primary this year so we are taking extra steps ... Read More »

But Mommm: Summer

Kids exploring lake

It’s 6:45am and I am sitting at a table at the lake. I’m never quite sure what to call this place – a cottage makes it seem like more than it is and a camp sounds slightly less than it is. It’s basically a small building on a lake with no running water or electricity and it’s the place where ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap-up: August 23-24, 2014


1. Game on! Head to Mt. Uniacke Estate Museum Park this weekend to try your hand at their old-fashioned games, like walking on stilts! They”ll show the kids how it was done… or they can show us!  2. It’s the Annual Hand mowing competition at Ross Farm Museum! This fun event will have hand mowers from all over including some of the ... Read More »

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