Why Fishing is Fantastic for Kids

Why Fishing is Fantastic for Kids

This summer my landlocked city kid discovered fishing. (It may or may not be in his genes.) Cottage weekends are few and far between, but he has savoured every last minute of them fishing rod in hand waiting patiently for a bite. While fishing is not my summer...
Parenthood: I swap my kids

Parenthood: I swap my kids

  Another summer of Mom Camp. That’s eight long weeks of full-time program director, lunch lady, art teacher, sport coach, chauffeur and chief negotiator. As any parent can attest – stay-a-home or otherwise – parenting is freaking hard work,...
My 3-year-old is on email

My 3-year-old is on email

  May 9, 2016 – Quote of the day: “Lions eat dandelions you know.” My three-year-old has email. No, he can’t read nor write. But he has an email address and an inbox filled with hundreds of unread messages — from mom. I’ve been sending him and his...