Category Archives: Celebrating

Remembering Stuart

On February 15, 2017 writer and radio personality Stuart McLean died from cancer.I was saddened by the news of his death, deeply saddened.For him and his family and friends. But also in a selfish way I felt sad there would … Continue reading

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Advice to Myself as a Young Mom of a Child with Disabilities

This a marathon, not a race. Slow down and know that all those phone calls and letters can wait until tomorrow. He won’t know that you refrained, just barely, from calling his school Principal an idiot or that you successfully … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday – Unconditional

Things are going really well around here. I’m just enjoying every moment of my return to work full time and we are all pulling together as a family to get things done around the house. C is finishing up a … Continue reading

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Our Magical Summer – Wordless Wednesday

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Cracks In The Windshield

I really didn’t think I would have it in me to get to my post for Hopeful Parents. It’s summer and things are of course hectic and overwhelming But this year there are more laughing fits than crying fits More … Continue reading

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Part Boy, Part Monkey

J has always loved to climb. When he was 20 months old we had to take him out of his crib after one early morning when we heard a THUD and C, who was about 8 at the time, exclaimed … Continue reading

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Sunshine and Rainbows

Originally posted at Hopeful Parents We just returned from two glorious weeks at a cottage. I never thought I would type a sentence like that one (at least not unless it was a work of fiction). In one sentence I … Continue reading

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