Category: Family Life

Summer In The City – Outside Games For Kids And Budget Friendly Tips

Summer In The City – Outside Games For Kids And Budget Friendly Tips   With school out and summer in full swing many of us parents...

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Educational Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

My Top Five Educational Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day Here are five educational gift ideas .. and with Mother’s Day fast approaching,...

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Encouraging Healthy Habits For Kids At Mealtime

Encouraging Healthy Habits For Kids At Mealtime Creating the right environment at mealtime can help promote healthy habits for kids at the...

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Ways to show our children how much we love them

How to Show Children How Much You Love Them   I am often thinking of new ways to celebrate my kids through new routines and I welcome...

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Is Your Baby Not Sleeping, And Out Partying With You? Why Aren’t Your Kids In Bed?

Is Your Baby Not Sleeping And Out Partying With You? Why Aren’t Your Kids In Bed?   If you ask any parent of young children what...

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6 Steps to Happiness and Balance

6 Little Steps That Will Lead to Happiness and Balance   My focus on Happiness and Balance began in 2015. The year was a...

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Christmas Cheer

My Kind Of Christmas Cheer Christmas is the most important time of the year for my family. Surprised? As a Jew, I am hardly erecting...

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Mindful Teaching Through Holiday Traditions

Holiday Traditions are Fun and Can Be Educational Too Many holiday traditions are simply fun activities during which families spend time...

Need to take stock of your family relationships inventory this holiday season? Here's some questions you should ask.

Family Relationships Inventory

Need to take stock of your family relationships inventory this holiday season? Here’s some questions you should ask. Christmas...

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6 Reasons to Own a Dog

Trying to talk your loved ones into getting a pet? Here’s 6 great reasons to own a dog. The concept of animal therapy, specifically...

My Teenager Won’t Kiss Me In Public… And I’m Happy

As the mother of a child with special needs, I have struggled with my share of autism-related issues, but on the flip side I have not had...

Kristina's story of her withdrawal baby, a hard choice, and fighting for life against the odds. | Addiction | DrDina.ca

You Are My Sunshine

Kristina’s story of her withdrawal baby, a hard choice, and fighting against the odds. Struggling to stay awake, the night is active...

For adoption awareness month, writer Alex Durrell shares her story. Sometimes a close bond with biological parents isn't required, wanted, or even needed. | Parenting | DrDina.ca

You Are Wrong About My Adoption

You probably have opinions forming about me the very moment I tell you I’m adopted. Chances are, no matter how many times I write about...

Dr. Andrew Levy explains why it's important to get your kids in the kitchen! They'll learn so many life skills, and it's also a great time to bond. | Cooking | Lifestyle | Family | DrDina.ca

Let’s Get Our Kids in the Kitchen

Get your kids in the kitchen! They’ll learn so many important life skills. If you have read my previous posts, you know I am a big...

Dr. Dina Kulik explains why being afraid of thunder is nothing to fear as a parent - it's all a normal part of growing up. Here's what you can do about it. | Parenting | DrDina.ca

What to Do When Your Child is Afraid of Thunder?

Thunder and Frightening: What to do when your child is afraid of thunder? It was a night like any other, we had tucked Dyl who was about 3...

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How to Be Friendly to Food Allergies on Halloween

How to Be Friendly to Food Allergies on Halloween The weather is starting to turn, the decorations are going up, and we can feel that...

The Power of Invoking Gratitude This Thanksgiving

The Power of Invoking Gratitude This Thanksgiving

Another Thanksgiving is upon us. There’s going to be lots of sumptuous pumpkin and turkey recipes. All lovely. You’re also going to see...

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Being A Busy Mom: Rules and Structure

Being A Busy Mom: Rules And Structure   I have three kids. An almost 7-year-old daughter and almost 5 year-old boy/girl twins. I am a...

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Don’t Want To Do Something Around Your House, Pawn It Off On Your Children And Make A Kids Chore Chart

Don’t Want To Do Something Around Your House, Pawn It Off On Your Children And Make A Kids Chore Chart   Running house is a ton of...

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How To Foster Your Child’s Talents And Creative Thoughts

How To Foster Your Child’s Talents And Creative Thoughts   Watching our kids grow-up and learn new things is one of my favourite...