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“Are we there yet?” Planning a family road trip

Follow Last summer my husband and I chose to drive from Toronto, Ontario to Halifax, Nova Scotia, with our two daughters, then aged twelve and nineteen. It was one of the most memorable and awesome summer vacations we ha ...

 

YOLO

Follow Sitting together on the couch in our living room, my thirteen year old daughter turned to me and with that puppy dog look in her eyes, began “Mom….” And then paused. I knew that she was trying to conjure up ...

 

Less Coffee…Are You Kidding Me?

Follow You’re a busy entrepreneur with many things to juggle at the same time: meeting new clients, attending networking events, upgrading your skills, launching new products or services, marketing your practice, a ...

 

His Side – Views from a Stay-At-Home-Dad

Follow I am very excited to be going to my first “Mommy and me” group. Diaper bag packed and double-checked, the boy’s shirt matches his pants, the socks match the slippers, snacks and milk all loaded into the car. ...

 

Sugar Cravings and the Busy Entrepreneur

Follow As a busy entrepreneur, do you find yourself constantly battling sweet cravings? Do you have frustratingly low energy levels in the middle of the day? If so, you are not alone. Many entrepreneurs seek out sugary s ...

 

It’s Time To Manage Your Time!

Follow Are you the kind of entrepreneur who really has great intentions about what you need to do each day, but for some reason, you never seem to get everything (or anything) done? Do you have difficulty prioritizing yo ...

 

Snack Attack

Follow There’s no denying that everyone, at one time or another, has had a snack attack. Views on snacking differ. Some feel that snacking is bad and that eating between meals leads to weight gain. Others believe that ...

 

I’m Bored (kids and summer holidays)

Follow By this time of year, even parents are looking forward to a break from school – getting up early to make lunches, driving to and from extra curricular activities and dealing with homework hassles. However, w ...

 

helping your child cope with loss

Follow Sara Dimerman in conversation with Liana Lowenstein. Over the course of this episode you will learn more about: What are some of the more common loss experiences for young children? Less common? Do young children ...

 

The Ballad of the Bin of Yellow Powder

Follow I gave formula to my son this morning for the first time. There I said it. Up until now he has only had breast milk. I have obsessed about breastfeeding from day 1. I have been a breastfeeding accountant for 10 mo ...

 
 
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