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The Most Dramatic Flu Shot Ever, and Why Older Kid Tantrums are the Absolute Worst

Just when you think you’ve moved into a comfortable stage of life when no one is likely to start shrieking in the mall or make a sudden pee-puddle on the floor of the grocery store, a whopping dose of parental embarrassment will smack you… Continue Reading “The Most Dramatic Flu Shot Ever, and Why Older Kid Tantrums are the Absolute Worst”

Tantrum in aisle 12

I was in the grocery store this morning, picking up some items for a shoot this afternoon, and was bombarded by screaming toddlers. It seems 9:30 a.m. is when stay-at-home moms decide to get groceries, and when tots get super-cranky. There was a boy… Continue Reading “Tantrum in aisle 12”

The end of an era

My children have grown up smiling through the pages of newspapers across Atlantic Canada, and now they have a thick scrapbook of brightly coloured newspaper clippings to look back on — a storybook of their younger kids, captured forever on newsprint.