Parenting Stories

Do I Have a Right to Tell My Kids' Stories?

Yummy Mummy Club | Posted 04.13.2013 | Canada Living
Yummy Mummy Club

Lately I've been struggling with writing about my boys. When I first started blogging they were young, a toddler and baby. Now they are older, boys with opinions and experiences all their own and those stories no longer belong to me -- they belong to them. I wonder if by writing those stories, I'm taking something I have no right to.

Saluting All Moms

Leigh Sanchez Ellazar | Posted 06.11.2012 | Canada Living
Leigh Sanchez Ellazar

For the most part, I manage to get strawberry jam on my elbow at least five days of the week. Well, that's not entirely true, there are days when it's...

Loot Bag Larceny and Other Parenting Perks

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 06.05.2012 | Canada Living
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Surreptitious subterfuge is part and parcel of being a parent. Stealing candies from babies is just one of the many things that we parents do in our quest to equal the playing field and "get ours."

Nothing Comes From Nothing

Christie Russell | Posted 03.31.2012 | Canada Living
Christie Russell

I think I must have been evil in a prior life. You know that song from The Sound of Music that goes, "Nothing comes from nothing"? (I know, this reall...

Motherhood Is the Sh*t

Vicki Murphy | Posted 03.30.2012 | Canada Living
Vicki Murphy

At two, he's 87 per cent trained. He has the occasional accident, but who doesn't? (Blush.) The day is quickly approaching when I will no longer accidentally lick "chocolate" off my wrist, and I can buy more vodka and less diapers. Those friggers are 50 cents a poop, er, pop! I'm broke. And I'm not just talking about my vagina.