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Posts by Laura O'Rourke

Laura O'Rourke

​Laura is a Haligonian and mother of two boys. Laura O'Rourke writes from Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is a working Mom to 3 year old Cameron and 1 year old Gavin. Laura spends her time writing, working, and wrangling little boys. She has big dreams of a close-knit family sitting around the dining room table, but will settle for kids who will eat what is placed in front of them, at least for now.

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Making Time for Grownup Meals

Once you become a parent, kids rule mealtimes. We cook for them, we clean for them and we cajole the...

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Stress-free Family Dinner…Is There Such a Thing?

Next time you’re setting the table for a family meal, consider this food for thought:Research consis...

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