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Taking off the Training Wheels: Transitioning to a Two-Wheeler

Blog by: Bridget Hobbs, PT, DPT

Spring is here and bike riding season is upon us!  Since May is national bike month (#bikemonth) I want to shed some light on biking, which is a fun activity the whole family can enjoy.   331 more words


Teacher, we salute you!

I don’t know who this teacher is, but I have so much admiration for him.  This one action allowed a woman not to give up on her education, just because she is a mother.


Not So Smug Now

When I started this blog it was about recording that shift; that transition between what you thought motherhood would be like and what it actually is like. 1,127 more words

Cat Sims


OK…don’t die of shock, but myself and my husband are seriously considering adding another Small to our brood. No one is more shocked than me at this decision but it’s something I’m genuinely excited about. 719 more words

Cat Sims

3 months to do nothing

So from now until I become an au pair I have 3 months free to do nothing. This first week I have been looking online at volunteer opportunities so I have applied for 2; one at an animal sanctuary and one at a horse stables. 143 more words

Au Pair

Play Like a Child

By: Jessica Drake-Simmons, M.S. CCC-SLP.

“Play is the highest form of research.” –Albert Einstein

As a speech-language pathologist, one of the skills that was an initial struggle for me was —PLAYING!  628 more words


Champagne & Sisterwives

I’ve always found the idea of polygamy kind of disturbing. Obviously, right? Apart from the obvious legal issues, that whole Sister Wives dynamic feels more than a little cult-like. 809 more words

Cat Sims