There are so many things to do in Ottawa and area.

12 Great family fun events

The Casino Lac-Leamy Sound of Light When: Wednesdays and Saturdays, August 10 through 24 Where: Canadian Museum of History, 100 Laurier St., Gatineau What: With a mission of encouraging cultural discoveries through a varied and international artistic program, the Sound […]

Dr. Paul makes regular appearances on CTV. Photo Courtesy Dr. Paul Roumeliotis

Dr. Paul, always on call

Parenting Times’ own Dr. Paul Roumeliotis has been helping young families around the world access health information for decades – and has no plans to stop Children’s health needs have not changed very much over the years, but certainly, the […]

Ottawa's Good family: Meghan, Andrew and their children Photo By Sara McConnell

I’m with you

More and more Ottawa parents are choosing midwives to attend the births of their babies, and for excellent reason, Tracey Tong writes   When Meghan Good found out she was expecting her first child, she immediately knew she wanted a […]

Child jumping on colorful playground trampoline. Kids jump in inflatable bounce castle on kindergarten birthday party Activity and play center for young child. Little boy playing outdoors in summer.

Kid-tested, mom-approved

These free – or inexpensive – outings will get your kids socializing and your sanity intact. Tracey Tong – and our preschool tester – report   Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent, on parental leave, or just have the day off […]

Autism concept, human head from puzzles at center of a maze. 3D rendering

Navigating the maze

With a growing number of diagnoses, there are now more options for children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, Tracey Tong reports When Heather M. first learned that her seven-year-old son, Joshua, might have autism spectrum disorder, she worried about what […]