Posts filed under: Parenting

By Farrah Marfatia I have fond memories of the fabric shop that my parents owned in Chinatown when I was a child. I used to sit atop rolls of colorful...
By Mariam Mazhar    March break panic has set in!  Not heading to a sunny beach? Neither am I but I have set up some do’s and don’ts for March break...
By Mona Ismaeil Ramadan is just around the corner and with still a month of school to go, Ramadan joins us at a crucial time of the school year. Our children...
By Saraa Mahfouz I felt excitement when I learned that I will be fasting that Ramadan. I was almost 9 years old and Ramadan was during the winter months. The days were...
By Maryam Kidwai Ramadan is right around the corner and I can hardly believe it. The holy month is a time of spirituality, solitude, socialization and a time to feast on...
By Khaula Mazhar Nothing in the world can prepare you for raising twins. I raised three kids before I had twins (God has an awesome sense of humour) but I still...
By Mona Ismaeil The Canadian economy has taken a great hit this past year. There isn’t a single Canadian home that hasn’t felt the pain. Many people have lost their jobs,...
By: Khaula Mazhar How about don’t? Have you not had enough fun with your first baby? Was 9 months of vomiting, nausea, swollen feet, back aches and the inability to...
By: Marzia Shamsi    From the time I became a mother for the first time I have been very particular about what I ate while I breast fed my kids...
By: Mona Ismaeil   Children are sponges, sucking up all the world has to offer. They are always learning. Even when you least expect, they are learning. They are learning about...