Monday, September 22, 2014

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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 »

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


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


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


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 »

But Mommm: Wishes


Now that the kids are getting older (funny how ages three, five and eight seem old after the baby/toddler years), I’ve found myself looking back and wishing we’d done some things differently. For the most part I try to be a “no regrets” kind of person but I definitely think that a few small changes in the early parenting years ... Read More »

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