Sara Curtis


When should I take my child to the eye doctor?

The world is a wondrous place—a rainbow of colours and a myriad of shapes, with new faces and places at every turn. Most of us assume our kids are seeing the world perfectly. But how can we tell for sure?

What to do when your child won’t stop talking

When is your child expressing themselves too much?

One parent learns to embrace her inner hockey mom

Cold mornings at arenas and weekend tournaments weren’t part of this parent’s reality, until she agreed to help out.

How does your family use the Internet?

We asked our readers to tell us how their kids use the Internet, and what worries them most. How do you compare?

Early puberty is on the rise

Precocious (or early) puberty is on the rise.

How to dog-proof your child

Whether you’re a “dog family” or prefer to admire pooches from afar, teach your children dog safety.

How to take your children to restaurants

Take your children to restaurants – and be welcomed back.

Treating cleft lip and cleft palate

In Canada, cleft lip and cleft palate are common, and easily corrected.

Speech pathologists can help your tween talk more

A speech language pathologist can help your tween find the right words.

Teach toddlers proper words for private parts

It’s never too early to use proper words for private parts.