What’s the right balance between scheduled activities and unstructured time for our kids?
Asking the experts
Retiring teachers are an excellent source of insights on how to help our kids thrive
March break memories
In which spring moved from being something to endure to something to be enjoyed By Ken Partridge I have a love-hate relationship with March break. When I was a youngling, […]
See it to Believe it!
The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is packed with teachings in biology, geology, psychology, archeology, and paleontology, a perfect blend of entertainment and learning. It opened to the public on Jan. 26. The Discovery Centre will host The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! through March Break, until the end of April.
Sharon & Bram coming to Nova Scotia
Sharon, Bram and their top-notch back-up band touch down at the DeCoste Centre on May 11 and at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium on May 12. Both shows start at 2 p.m.
The building blocks of a perfect story
Finding that one piece that fits all the major themes of our 2018 holiday issue
A sign of summer’s end and a return to schedules, routine
Best camping trip ever
It made National Lampoon’s Vacation look tame in comparison
March break: time to start building some memories
By Ken Partridge Is it wrong to say I’m already looking forward to March break? At the point I’m writing this, many people are still returning from Christmas holidays, but […]
A missed opportunity and personal regret
By Ken Partridge I have a younger brother. He’s smart, hard-working, has a great family and can do many things I would never even think of attempting. I’m proud of […]