Growing up here in Canada, I was never aware of the gender bias in my house over my brother and I, until much later in life. I felt being female meant earlier curfews, restrictions on social outings and certainly more arguments with my father. So how can we as parents nurture gender roles right from the start?
Anjum Choudhry Nayyar, a married mom of two, is a Toronto-based, award-winning journalist with over 10 years experience as a News Anchor, Health reporter, blogger, editor. She addresses the challenges and triumphs that come along with juggling parenting and cultural expectations in her recently launched online magazine, masalamommas.com; the first online magazine for moms with a South Asian connection. Masalamommas.com is now read in over 23 different countries with writers from Canada, U.S., U.K., India and Singapore.
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