Dr Seuss

The Election That Really Matters Is At The Bottom Of The Ballot

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Politics
Fransi Weinstein

The down-ballot race going on right now isn't getting the attention it deserves. Not good, because the stakes are very, very high. So unless voters want the next four years to look like the last eight, they better show up at voting booths and pay as much attention to the bottom of the ballot as they do to the top.

The Joy Of Unexpected Parenthood

Lisa Abram | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Parents
Lisa Abram

My brother and his wife were trying to have a baby for the last seven years. With their hard earned savings, they set their sights on pursuing countless fertility treatments. Hanging on to a promise from one clinic that results were "guaranteed," they drove many long hours with remarkable sangfroid to receive treatments. But it was never going to be that simple for them.

Bowie's Passing Reminds Us Of The Importance Of Role Models

Amy Leask | Posted 01.13.2017 | Canada Living
Amy Leask

When we lose a role model, we realize that the gap they've left behind, but it also brings to light the fact that others will have to fill that gap. There will be young minds who need someone to look up to, and that's a big pair of shoes to fill.

18 Grown-Up Lessons From Our Favourite Childhood Books

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 04.02.2014 | Canada Living

We can never be too old for our favourite childhood books. No matter how many times we read them, they can still bring that nostalgic feeling of b...

The Cat In The Hat To Float On A Boat

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 12.16.2013 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Carnival Cruise Lines has teamed up with Dr. Seuss in a collaboration that will bring the iconic children’s book characters to life ab...

'Yertle The Turtle' Goes Back To School

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - "Yertle the Turtle" is no longer under ban."Yertle the Turtle" can gather more fans — in school districts around British Columbia.A free...

The One Thing I Need to Be Truly Happy

Vicki Murphy | Posted 02.14.2013 | Canada Living
Vicki Murphy

The other day, over a lunch-time pint, someone asked me to name the number-one thing I absolutely need to be happy. Now that's a heavy question. What's the one thing I need to be happy? Above all else, I need to be myself. It's simple logic. How can you be happy if you're not being yourself?

B.C. School Bans Dr. Seuss' 'Political' Statements

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.25.2012 | Canada Living

Throughout history, books have been banned for various reasons -- for sex, for language, for racism and for viewpoints. In British Columbia this week,...

One Fish Two Fish -- Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday!

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Living

Is Dr. Seuss the most "read aloud" author ever? Between the illustrations, the easy-to-follow words and the surprisingly character-rich plots, Dr. Seu...