Parenting


How to protect your children from Online Predators and Cyberbullying
08 May 2017

How to protect your children from Online Predators and Cyberbullying

Do you ever ask yourself, “Is it worth it?” In life, we find ourselves questioning if something is worth all the stress, planning, arguments, money, and more. Whether it is our jobs or volunteering, there are days we contemplate if the work is worth the reward. Especially, as parents raising children or teens. There are inevitably days we find ourselves pondering our sons and daughters...

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11 Questions with… Casey Palmer. #bdk11Qs
10 Mar 2017

11 Questions with… Casey Palmer. #bdk11Qs

Welcome to “11 Questions with…”. This edition’s guest is Casey Palmer. Casey is a fellow blogger, and his blog is one of my favourites to read. Why? Because hit is raw, and he tells a story with honesty and passion. His “Tales from the 2.9” series highlights his fellow black content creators. “Tales from the 2.9 — The Black Canadians Sharing Their Stories in a...

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Family: Our story, and an intro to the “11 Questions with…” feature.
06 Mar 2017

Family: Our story, and an intro to the “11 Questions with…” feature.

When my wife Wendy and I got married, we already knew through talks we had together about family… how many children we wanted; how long we wanted to wait after getting married to start having children; and how far apart we would like them. We started trying for our first child in February 2004. As luck would have it, it didn’t take too long, and...

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Make a cool Maze with Drinking Straws and Marbles!
15 Feb 2017

Make a cool Maze with Drinking Straws and Marbles!

Straw Maze! On those lazy afternoons, there’s nothing like a fun puzzle or maze to keep your kids fascinated. You can find books of mazes in toy shops. But with a piece of corrugated cardboard, a marble, and some bendable drinking straws, you and your child can make a three-dimensional toy that you can enjoy again and again. And while you’re busy crafting, remember this:...

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Depression and Anxiety: There are days when I just feel like staying in bed.
13 Oct 2016

Depression and Anxiety: There are days when I just feel like staying in bed.

Have you ever had one of those days where nothing went right? How about weeks… or months? This seems to be my last few months. I’ve been struggling with a lot of negativity in my life. This is not family related at all. My family life is fantastic, and I am surrounded by people who love me. It’s just other things. It’s like I get...

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