Taking time to explain

Taking The Time To Explain

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While driving downtown with my 2-½ year old son I witnessed a man collapse from epileptic seizures. I immediately called 911, parked the car, collected my son and ran to reassure the gentleman that help was on the way. My son, who is typically very chatty, was silent throughout, even …

The Power of Taking Time

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I rush a lot; in fact I rush all the time. I am constantly saying to myself “I have to get this laundry done before tonight or I have to get to the bank before it closes”. I find myself dragging my toddler in and out of the car, hurrying …

do you remember

Do you remember?

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“Do you remember, Mommy?” “Do you remember the play dough?” “Do you remember the crab at the beach?” “Do you remember the pancakes this morning?” This is my 2 and a half year-old daughter’s favorite new saying. She LOVES to reminisce. Every evening, I race home from work wanting a …

‘Adorable, beautiful and hilarious’

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‘Adorable,’ ‘beautiful’ and ‘hilarious’ are my two and a half year old son’s favourite words lately. We’ve obviously used these words in his company but they aren’t words that occur in our daily language, or maybe they are! While friends and family are impressed by his vocabulary they also find …

I Do It

“ I do it!”

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This is the statement my husband and I hear most from our 2 ½ year old son. While the age of independence is expected, my husband and I had no idea how frequently we’d hear this statement. Nor could we have imagined the scenarios in which our son would choose …

A day in the life...

A day in the life

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Since my son was three months old we noticed that he had a slightly lazy eye. Occasionally his right eye would roll in when he was tracking something, it didn’t occur consistently but there would be days when we noticed it a lot and other days it didn’t appear to …

The best of friends

The Best of Friends

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When our son was born in the fall of 2007, my husband and I already had ‘baby number 1’, our 2 year old yellow lab. We knew that life changes were hard on pets so we committed ourselves to making this transition as smooth as possible for our dog. Now, …