Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

Anthem of the Jellyfish Father: A Laid-Back Guide to Parenting

David Martin | Posted 12.07.2014 | Canada Living
David Martin

Looking back on my 18 years of parenting experience, I have concluded that it likely didn't matter what approach my wife and I took to raising our daughter. She's her own person. So stop worrying. Follow my seven simple rules for jellyfish parenting and save yourself a lot of grief and possibly a stress-induced stroke.

Mommies Can be Feminists Too

Tracie Wagman | Posted 07.07.2012 | Canada Living
Tracie Wagman

My business partner Deb and I have always considered ourselves feminists. However, that word seems to be fully loaded these days. Neither of us believe women HAVE to stay home with their kids. But nor do we believe that our frame of reference should be that both parents have to be at work full time and outsourcing the "nuisance" of child rearing to someone else.

Tiger Mom vs. Lager Mom

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 09.24.2011 | Canada
Kathy Buckworth

Should kids do their homework? Absolutely. Should a parent have to monitor it for three hours a night? Absolutely not. Unless said monitoring can be done with glass, bottle, or can in hand, from across the room, or preferably, in a different room.