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Monday, September 30, 2013
an unlikely autism advocate: actress daryl hannah.
Like many people, I was shocked when I learned that Daryl Hannah had been diagnosed with autism as a child. It was hard for me to believe ...
Saturday, September 07, 2013
clever carter: a way to introduce your autistic child to his classmates.
Every year as September rolls around, parents of children with autism get anxious about how their child will handle the transition back i...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
an open letter to "one pissed off mother".
Karla Begley is a woman with multiple sclerosis who has a 13-year-old son named Maxwell who has autism. She often brings Maxwell to her moth...
Monday, August 19, 2013
a night of music and magic at toronto's molson canadian amphitheatre.
As moms we’ve all encountered this — that feeling like we might explode if we don’t get away from our children . At least, I’m assuming t...
what women need to know about lisa gibson and post-partum depression.
This past week, news of two young children dying in their Winnipeg home and the subsequent disappearance of their mother, Lisa Gibson , ...
the art of the 24-hour vacation.
Remember back in the day – before you had kids – when you could go away for a week or two, and all you had to worry about was finding some...
Saturday, June 22, 2013
the importance of making time for yourself.
Moms are good at a lot of things, but making time for themselves isn’t typically one of them. Think about it -- when is the last time you...
Monday, June 17, 2013
iVillage Canada Special Needs Parenting Google Hangout.
As part of the Special Needs Parenting Panel on iVillage Canada, I was asked to join Ijeoma Ross and Lisa Thornbury to discuss the challen...
Thursday, June 06, 2013
iVillage Canada Special Needs Parenting Panel.
This week I am participating on a Special Needs Parenting panel on iVillage Canada. Parenting and pregnancy author Ann Douglas is heading ...
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