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By staying engaged in a way that didn't take me too far from my baby girl at any given moment, I felt a greater sense of control over the situation.
"Ideally universal parental leave benefits would mean we would not have to fundraise like this.”
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Right after health care, Canada is often heralded for our maternity leave benefits. True, we Canucks have it pretty good when it comes to parental leave. But let's take a look at where we rank on a wo...
When the president of the Economic Club of Canada boasted about going back to work just two short weeks after giving birth, my ovaries hurt. Sadly, in our quest to prove ourselves to be equal to men, women are increasingly denying their maternal instinct.
When Elizabeth Monier-Williams started her maternity leave last year, she wasn’t aggressively looking for a new job. But after spending five years in York University’s communications department, where...