Home Family Life Family Life Parenting Strategies

Is parenting harder than ever before? Experts say yes

Many things are a lot easier today than they were 20 or 30 years ago. Experts say parenting isn’t one of them.

Do you need to buy your baby’s domain name?

In the future, your wee babe may appreciate that you saved his domain when it comes to staking claim in an email address. Ashton and Mila did it—should you, too?

How to get a handle on holiday stress

Are your holidays brimming with joy or teeming with anxiety? If it's the latter, we have tips to help you through.

Navigating mindfulness with my teenager in a digital world

Recently my teenage daughter and I took an online usage quiz and, after seeing our results, I was pretty shocked. I was spending more than two hours or more per day online and my teenager was online more than three hours everyday.

4 tips for encouraging kids to write

Penning letters and jotting down stories and plays are all ways to get your kids to practise writing. (And we bet they won’t even notice.)

5 ways to help you and your child cope while you’re away

Being away from your kid isn't easy. But it's important for parents to manage their pre-trip anxiety to make it easier on both of you.

Do you post photos of your kids on social media?

It’s natural for parents to want to post content about their children over social media, but should you?Two moms and an expert weigh in.

Why your family needs a teenage babysitter and why they need you

It's common for parents to want to leave their young children with family or trusted friends, but having a teenage babysitter is helpful not just to you (and your social life), but it also great benefits to teens, too.

Is it a good idea to bed share with your kids?

There are a lot of opinions when it comes to co-sleeping. Two moms and an expert weigh in.

Touchy Subject: Should You Pay Your Kids for Chores?

Sure, offering your kid money to vacuum, sweep or tidy their toys gives them more incentive. But should you? Two moms and an expert weigh in.

Our Magazines

Made Possible With The Support Of Ontario Creates