Wednesday, October 1, 2014

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A Special Life: Teachable Moments

close-up on hand of handicapped child in wheelchair

We are very happy to introduce our latest monthly blog feature called “A Special Life”. We have a few parents on board to contribute (from both our city sites) and are looking forward to reading their insight on raising a child with special needs. Our first blog comes from Julie Brocklehurst, and is all about Teachable Moments…which may just teach ... Read More »

But Mommm: Role Reversal


“Mommy is there something big going on at work soon?” “Hmmm I’m not sure, like what sweetie?” “I don’t know Mom, just something that will change things?” As we lay in her bed she reached out and stroked my hair. There was a seriousness in her eyes as she looked at me with a certain facial expression that has become ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap-up: September 27-28, 2014


1. The new Tony Hawk Rad Science exhibit is now open at The Discovery Centre! At the Exhibit, visitors will be immersed in the skatepark culture that features special skateboarding workshops and demonstrations, multi-media elements and highly interactive exhibits. Take a dip into Newton’s Pool and discover three laws of motion; find the sweet spot on Board Balance; and discover thrust ... Read More »

Time Well Spent: Primary Speech & Language


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


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 »

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