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Words I Want to Say to My Father

TamilCulture | Posted 05.19.2015 | 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 05.04.2015 | 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 and Andrea Howick | Posted 07.24.2013 | Canada Living
Lianne Castelino and Andrea Howick

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....").