Everyone should have the opportunity to play sports. That’s the idea behind Ausome Ottawa. Liisa Vexler is co-founder of Ausome alongside husband Derek Firth. They have two sons, ages 10 and 12, and live an active lifestyle. While looking into […]
Early identification of speech and language delays is crucial to a child’s life success, expert says Speech and language milestones are important and parents and caregivers need to pay careful attention to whether a child is meeting them or not. “Talk […]
Who are they? What do they do? And most of all… can they help? Writer Samantha Ball shares her family’s experience with a parenting coach My daughter was born with a strong personality. Mary, 6, is bold, sassy, funny, and […]
How one Ottawa family traded more for less – and came out ahead Emily Carty, 33, has always loved small spaces. Her husband, Chris, 34, and their daughter Maggie, 5, share the same appreciation for cozy living. Over the past […]
Ottawa blogger Mike Reynolds, a proud dad of two daughters, explains his outspoken feminist beliefs, how he and his wife, Andrea, are raising their children to be informed and independent – and his passionate push to change the messaging around […]
A year ago, Parenting Times spoke with Ottawa’s Knox family about raising a transgender child. We recently checked in with them again, and discovered that while the family has undergone more changes and challenges over the last year, they’re happier and stronger than ever – and even more determined to help others.