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Child getting braces
Bracing yourself for bracing your kids

Reading Time: 9 minutes As an orthodontist, I often come across two types of parents: one who assumes their...

Kid's cluttered room
Reclaim Your House After Kids Go Back To School

Reading Time: 10 minutes It’s the most wonderful time of the year — time to send the kids back...

School sign to warn drivers
Aggressive driving in school zones is putting kids in danger!

Reading Time: 5 minutes New school zone survey shows more parents driving aggressively in school zones – honking, swearing...

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Summer 2017

Reading Time: < 1 minute In this issue, we’ve tried to pull together some resources to make your Summer experiences...

Resource Guide 2017 Cover
Family Resource Guide 2017

Reading Time: < 1 minute Looking for places to go, people to see, party places? Be sure to check out...

BC Parent Spring 2017
Spring 2017

Reading Time: 2 minutes Click here to read now! Spring is in the air, and we’re so relieved to...

Girl getting chiropractic help
Straightening up - Chiropractic help for your child

Reading Time: 8 minutes Getting chiropractic help for your child I did not grow up in a “chiropractic family”....

Family looking at devices not unplugged
Unplugged and Unbothered

Reading Time: 4 minutes Organize your electronics for a happier and healthier home If you spent 2016 lost in...

children cooking and practicing life skills
Importance of sewing and cooking skills

Reading Time: 6 minutes To a busy parent rushing to put a weekday meal on the table or trying...

child sits with mother for brain training
Training Your Child’s Brain

Reading Time: 5 minutes In many ways, parents are the coaches of a young child’s Brain Fitness Regimen! Like professional coaches,...

a group of moms and babies form a babysitting circle
Time to Enlist a Babysitting Circle!

Reading Time: 5 minutes On a recent trip to the UK, I was asked by my Mother in Law...

Boy playing in leaves. Education Issue. Cover of BC Parent Magazine October Issue 2016
Education 2016

Reading Time: < 1 minute As fall rolls in and the weather changes from bright, sunny days to gloomy, shorter days,...

Peakaboo Beans 10th anniversary party with mompreneur Traci Costa
Mompreneur Series - Interview with Traci Costa, founder of Peekaboo Beans

Reading Time: 4 minutes We’re excited to interview Traci Costa, founder of Peekaboo Beans in this edition of our...

young girl smiling and studying for school
How to Help Your Child Transition Back into the School Year

Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s August and the Back-to- School commercials have begun! The discussion about September is underway and...

Child holding phone looking for Pokemon Go
Keep Children Safe While Playing Pokémon Go

Reading Time: 4 minutes “Pokémon Go” is Dangerous for Children, Says Children’s Safety Group Tech safety expert weighs in...

Field Trips with DIY day camp
Field Trips with DIY day camp

Reading Time: < 1 minute Are you undertaking a DIY day camp? A field trip is a great way to...

BC Parent Newsmagazine
Take our Sleep Poll

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DIY Day Camp
DIY Day Camp

Reading Time: 3 minutes Summer break is long, and although Summer camps can be a great solution by giving...

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The Importance of Risky Play

Reading Time: 7 minutes Risky play is one hot topic right now. Parents, educators, researchers, administrators and kids all...

Summer 2016
Summer 2016

Reading Time: < 1 minute The 8-weeks of Summer can be hard to fill. In this issue, we’ve put together...

Ask an Expert – RESP’s
Ask an Expert - RESP's

Reading Time: 4 minutes As parents, we want to do what’s best for our children, and part of that...

Food, Family and Fun!
Food, Family and Fun!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Now in its 7th year, the Hands-on Cook-off contest was born from research that shows that...

Family Resource Guide 2016
Family Resource Guide 2016

Reading Time: < 1 minute Our 2016 Family Resource Guide is ready to read! Don’t spend hours searching on Google,...

Guest Post – Part of the sandwich generation? Get help with your growing household.
Guest Post – Part of the sandwich generation? Get help with your growing household.

Reading Time: 5 minutes To help with tax season, we’ve received some expert advice from the CRA on how...

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