parenting

Star Trek and Ab Fab return with new episodes and Captain Fantastic tries parenting

And there’s more: a new Ice Age, Yo Yo Ma in a documentary, scares with Lights Out and a Canadian award winner, Closet Monster

How to parent in a digital world

How should we prepare our kids for an online world? That’s the question I’ll help families address in my March 4th workshop for Hollyhock Vancouver on How to Parent in a Digital World, and it’s a...

Green Mama hits it big with must-have guide for sustainable parenting in the real world

Imagine if MacGyver and Martha Stewart gave you parenting tips: Manda Aufochs Gillespie takes healthy parenting from Vancouver to the rest of the world.

Expendables 2 is a blast, ParaNorman is beautifully animated, Whitney Houston sings her last and Sugar Man is a real find

Sometime Vancouver resident Jean-Claude Van Damme joins Arnie, Sly, Chuck and others in The Expendables 2.

Unbaby.me trades babies for bacon on Facebook feeds

Suffering from baby overload? The inventors of Unbaby.me apparently were. Unbaby.me is a new chrome extension that permanently deletes babies from your Facebook newsfeed by seeking for words such as...

Yoyomama.ca helps urban mothers with the ups and downs of parenthood

Annemarie Tempelman-Kluit is dedicated to making the lives of local families less yoyo-like with yoyomama.ca.

What Sandra Bullock Said About Her Mother at the Oscars

Sandra Bullock, accepting an Oscar for Best Actress,  took advantage of her  "a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity" to express gratefulness to the people who had contributed to her success...

Tantrum Remedy

Living with kids can be like living with the insane. They have crazy ideas. They believe fantastic stories. When my younger son had just turned three, he began experimenting with screaming at the...

A Funny Little Christmas

It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. It was the saddest and the funniest.