When is it okay for kids to walk to school alone? When they’re old enough. The problem is that age varies from parent to government.
By definition, bloggers using kids is what happens when you’re a blogger who writes about family life. But we need to be hyper away about how, why, who, and when.
What are the rules about keeping home a sick kid to miss school? We all have a different bar, and too many of us are sending our kids to school sick. Sorry.
How would you describe #Kidsin5words? Here are some of the best answers Twitter served up for this trending hashtag.
How much does it cost to raise a child? A lot. Kids are expensive. It’s a truism of life. Here’s how much it costs, and how much more it’s going to cost just to get them out of the nest.
Was the video of the toddler pinned under the dresser fake? Well, there’s circumstantial evidence pointing to it not being as real as we might have first thought.
Parental regret, I’ve had a few. But when it comes to the names of my children, je ne regrette rien. Not the same for other parents, however. Here’s how naming kids goes all wrong.
Lots of people like to complain about scheduled playdates for their kids. I dont like them, but they are a fact of life for modern families. They just are/
Here we go again. The no fun police have set their sights on Valentine’s Day. For the love.
Am I a bad parent? I left my 8 yr old home alone to look after his brother while I drove my wife to a party. In some states, I’d be in jail right now.
There are ups and downs when you have a child in French Immersion. They learn so much and yet still struggle so hard. This week I have seen it all.
When do you talk to your children about terrible events in the news? I don’t. They’re 8 and 5 and I don’t need to stain their empathy with such cynicism.
For the first time in the province’s history, a sitting MLA is pregnant in Alberta. There is much gnashing of teeth over this, but guess what everyone?
When is it a good time to introduce children to politics? Well, this weekend I brought 5 yr old Charlie to a rally for Justin Trudeau. Here’s what I did and why I did it.
Never mind the war on Christmas, it’s safe. Halloween is the one we need to worry about. I need your help to #SaveHalloween, please. Share this and save it.
It’s easy to spot the terrible parent in the world; they’re the ones passing judgment (usually terrible judgment) on parenting issues that don’t affect them.