Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Julie Brocklehurst
29 followers
29 followers
About
Julie's posts

Post has attachment
That Time We Went Camping
It's the 24th of May weekend, and here in Newfoundland, that marks the unofficial start of Summer! We have come to learn not to get too excited about the weather just yet, as "Summer" typically doesn't show itself around here for another few weeks. We woke ...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
This Mother's Day
This Mother's Day is a special one for me. I wrote last year about being a Mom to a child with special needs, and I didn't think my heart could be any more full, but this year we opened our home to two precious foster babies, and our world has forever chang...

Post has attachment
A Mother's Day Letter For A Special Needs Mom
I came across this letter, and I want to share it here for all of my fellow Special Needs Moms, who put in long days and even longer nights caring for their children, fighting for them, protecting them, and loving them beyond measure. If our children could ...

Post has attachment
What The Heck Is Lupus, Anyway?
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system attacks its own tissues and organs. It is not known exactly what causes lupus, but we do know that the immune system is unable to tell the difference between intruders and the body’s ow...

Post has attachment
Stella's Circle Sings for Canada
A couple of weeks ago, Andrew surprised me with plans for a date night that included tickets to see Stella’s Circle Inclusion Choir, together with Amelia Curran, celebrating inclusion and community for Canada’s 150th birthday at Stella’s Circle Sings for Ca...

Post has attachment
Maple Syrup Festival
On Sunday, Andrew and I went to the Pippy Park Maple Syrup Festival! This was the 3rd year for the festival, but our first time attending.. and we had a ball! Making your own maple syrup has become a hot hobby here in Newfoundland over the past few years, b...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
The Janeway: An Impossible Dream Hospital
On March 30th, I had the distinct pleasure of attending a lecture by Dr. Rick Cooper titled, “ The Janeway Child and Rehabilitation Centre – An Impossible Dream Hospital " . The lecture took place at Hampton Hall in the Marine Institute , and was part of a ...

Post has attachment
Wait while more posts are being loaded