Wednesday, September 24, 2014

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Time Well Spent: Primary Speech & Language

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You may have a child starting school for the first time this year and everything is changing! Your little baby is now in big school and you are dealing with all the adjustments related to this new phase of your family’s life. As you and your child begin to get settled into the routine of school, you may have questions ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap-up: September 20-21, 2014

Sept-20-21

1. It’s time for the POMBA fall sale, on Saturday from 9am-1pm at the Halifax Forum! It’s always a really popular sale so get there early! The Parents of Multiple Births Association (POMBA) – Halifax Region is a non-profit organization of parents and guardians of multiple birth children serving all of Nova Scotia. Their clothing and equipment sales are held twice a year, ... Read More »

I’m Hungry: To my daughter (& granola)

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Every time we receive a blog from our friends over at Pepper + Paint we’re so consumed by the beautiful stories and writing at the beginning that we almost forget there’s a recipe with it too! You might agree after reading this letter that Nicholetta wrote to her daughter…but keep on going to check out the yummy granola recipe! My ... Read More »

Lessons Learned: French Immersion

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As an individual who works with a literacy program, I would guesstimate that half of my clients are English-only parents who have enrolled their children in French immersion and are panicking about how to give their child the support they need. I’m often a part of the “do we pull our child out of French” conversation. Frankly, I’ve even worked ... Read More »

A Dad’s Life: Being Happy

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Who doesn’t want to be a little more happy in life? I know I do. I think I am a fairly content and happy person most of the time, but I could stand to be a little happier. But what do I do if I want to be a happier person? The amount of advice online about how to be ... Read More »

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