Easy activities to help your tween and toddler bond

By Dolores Smyth No sooner had I nestled myself into the family room recliner to enjoy a cup of coffee

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Nutty Fudge Bars

These are super easy to make and fun to eat. Be sure to toast the almonds for a flavourful crunch.

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Start good reading habits early

It’s never too early to instill good reading habits with your kids. Reading begins at birth, and parents are a

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Make pool safety a priority this summer

Michèle Mercier, Director of Prevention and Safety, The Canadian Red Cross As soon as the weather warms up, Canadians take

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Eight mistakes I made when flying with toddlers

By Cheryl Maguire  “Don’t you want to watch a movie?” The person across from me on the airplane, had a

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Meltdown Magic: Quick Mindfulness Cures for When Kids are On the Brink

By Malia Jacobson Clenched fists, flushed cheeks, and shaky, shallow breaths—most parents can spot these signs of an impending kid-meltdown.

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Safety strategies to keep kids safe

Practice how to deal with tricky people and who to trust By Caron Irwin Spring and summer are the seasons

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Play Dating

By Cheryl Maguire When I married my husband, I thought that I was done dating. It turns out I was

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Magic in the garden

Spring is a season of rebirth marked by flowers pushing through the soil and tender green leaf buds appearing on

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Better safe than sorry

Health Canada provides everything a parent needs know about child safety in its booklet “Is Your Child Safe?” The following

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