5 tips to host a super fun, no-stress pumpkin carving party for kids.

5 tips to host a super fun, no-stress pumpkin carving party for kids.

My kids are getting restless for Halloween, so I’m thinking about pulling together an impromptu pumpkin carving party to hold them over. It’s the perfect way to kick off fall...

Science Says the Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Do These 5 Things

Science Says the Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Do These 5 Things

Your children are the people in this world who you most want to be happy, healthy and successful. And like it or not, your behavior as a parent has a lot to do with it. Here's...

Can parents ever be friends with their children? - Twin Mummy and Daddy

Can parents ever be friends with their children? - Twin Mummy and Daddy

Before I had children I often dreamt of the times I’d spend together with my offspring. Every day would be filled with fun and laughter. I wouldn’t be one of those mums who...

Parenting Lessons: On Good Friends & Being Assertive - The Mom Creative

Parenting Lessons: On Good Friends & Being Assertive - The Mom Creative

It can be hard to navigate when a child is mean to your child. Here’s an important lesson to remember. This post is sponsored by Responsibility.org and I am proud to be a...

Preventing Parent Burnout | Love for Your Child | Child Mind Institute |

Preventing Parent Burnout | Love for Your Child | Child Mind Institute |

Parenting is hard work, and parenting a child with mental health issues is exponentially harder. You’re almost certainly putting in more effort than any other mom or dad you...

5 Common Mistakes Parenting Introverted Kids

5 Common Mistakes Parenting Introverted Kids

Are you making these 5 Common Mistakes Parenting Introverted Kids? Here are some great tips with a little help from #TalkEarly. This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my...

Quick Daily Cleaning Routine for Busy Parents - Organized 31

Quick Daily Cleaning Routine for Busy Parents - Organized 31

As a parent, it’s hard to keep up with everything, especially a daily cleaning routine. Kids take a lot of energy and they make our lives busy or even a little crazy. When...

School admissions system is 'a headache for parents'

School admissions system is 'a headache for parents'

Complicated school admission rules are leaving parents confused and at risk of making unrealistic applications, it has been suggested. There is "incredible" variation in school...

You are never too young to tackle mental health

You are never too young to tackle mental health

There have been few generations as transformative for children as this one, other than perhaps the 1950s and 1960s, with both opportunities and pressures far more...

My Culture Is Not Your Or Your Kids’ Halloween Costume | CBC Parents

My Culture Is Not Your Or Your Kids’ Halloween Costume | CBC Parents

My formative years were in the '80s. I think it’s a fair statement to say that things were different then. Representations of Indigenous people — in comics, movies, television,...

STUDY: Link Between Social Media and Teen Depression - Parentology

STUDY: Link Between Social Media and Teen Depression - Parentology

Adolescents and teens are reporting alarming rates of depression, anxiety, and suicidal thoughts. Sadly, we are seeing suicide as the second leading cause of death for young...

Modern Parenting: Things to Get Right

Modern Parenting: Things to Get Right

In our parents and grandparents generations, knowledge and parenting styles would have been passed down—but we now live in a world that’s so completely different that a lot of...