Canadian Family

We Don't Value Fathers Enough And It's Harming Our Kids

Ike Awgu | Posted 06.12.2014 | Canada Living
Ike Awgu

Sunday, June 15 is Father's Day -- the one day of the year when the mainstream media and much of the public pretend to actually value fatherhood and the role of a father in the modern family. For the remaining 364 days, the role of fathers in the family is discounted, downplayed, taken for granted or seen as optional. Fathers are attacked by a court system that unfairly and disproportionately refuses them custody of their children. Attacked by the media that all too often, and wildly out of proportion to reality, portrays them as bumbling, villainous or incompetent.

The Modern Canadian Family? Foster Kids, Stepfamilies, Single Moms And More

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2012 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - The nuclear family is no longer the norm in Canada.The mom-pop-and-three-kids-under-one-roof model that typified Canadian households of 50 ye...

Start Your Kid's Canadian Music Education Early

Canadian Family | Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada Living

Your kids may be well-versed in Justin Bieber and Drake, but what about Neil Young, Rush and Bryan Adams? Help them expand their music collection with...