Oh, that big debate…screen time!

Oh, that big debate…screen time!

My boys were not born into the electronic age, so I’m not sure how we got to the place where electronics were so prominent in our house. It started slowly it seems, a game system with cute car games meant to provide family entertainment. Soon enough, the kids were...

How I found my tribe

Today’s guest post is by my friend and colleague Vicki Parnell. Vicki is a parenting consultant on Saturna Island in British Columbia. She believes parents are the experts on their children and works with parents to realize this potential in themselves. Although...
Go Find Your Superpower!

Go Find Your Superpower!

Oh, the people we meet…last week, 12 yr old C and I, were ordering a cell phone for him as a rite of passage into middle school. It was a busy Saturday afternoon at a kiosk of a grocery store (shout out to the mobile shop inside the Loblaws at College Square!)....