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The Surprising Reason Baby Talk Is Good For Babies

The Huffington Post Canada | Abigail Esteireiro | Posted 08.26.2016 | Canada Parents

Looks like all those "nom noms" were worth it.

8 Life Lessons My Toddler Is Teaching Me

Vedavati M. | Posted 04.01.2017 | Canada Parents
Vedavati M.

My two-year-old is a far better teacher than I could ever be for her. She's reminding me of things that I unlearned at some point in my complex adult life... lessons that are making me a better mom, a better wife, a better friend.

Words I Want to Say to My Father

TamilCulture | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Living

I have mixed feelings about my childhood. For the most part, it was a happy one. But I had no real connection with my father. The part he chose to play in our lives -- as far as I could see -- revolved around two things: education and discipline.

23 Super-Smart Life Hacks For New Parents

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Parents

Being a new parent can be wonderful, scary and stressful all at the same time. Luckily, we've rounded up 23 of the best life hacks to make things much...

Parenting Isn't a Competition

Lianne Castelino | Posted 07.24.2013 | Canada Living
Lianne Castelino

If we celebrate each others' successes rather than use them as a lightning rod for competition, our kids may actually understand the idea that what you have is really not important at the end of the day. What is important is who you are and how each of us treats each other.

"Daddy, Where Do Babies Come From?"

Brandon Hay | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Living
Brandon Hay

Sooner or later, and usually at the most inappropriate time, some version of The Question ("Where do babies come from?") will emerge from your child's lips. Whatever the inspiration, our responses as Black Daddies tend to oscillate between evasion and deliberate vagueness ("Go ask your mother....").