Let's Talk Parenting e-Newsletter

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Read the newest issues below!

April 2019: How to encourage your kids’ healthy smiles

March 2019: Canada’s Food Guide made simple for you and your family

February 2019: Let it snow! Winter safety advice for your family

January 2019: Screen savvy parents: How much screen time is best for kids?

December 2018: Cannabis and your young children

October 2018: Breastfeeding success with a little help from your partner

September 2018: Double Duty Dinners: Turn last night’s leftovers into healthy lunches kids love!

July 2018: How to Protect Your Skin While Having Fun in the Sun

June 2018: 3 Ways to Help You Stress Less About Summer

May 2018: Mud Pies and Butterflies: Tips for getting kids growing in the garden

April 2018: How to get your kids on board for brushing

March 2018: Let’s cook something up together! Shopping and cooking with kids

February 2018: Resilliance: bouncing back from major stressors

January 2018: Quick facts on child vax (vaccinations that is!)

December 2017: Family survival tips to keep the season merry and bright!

November 2017: Gurgles and coos to “I love you!”: The facts on language development

October 2017: Parenting game plan for sports and activities

September 2017: Healthy school lunches with kids in the kitchen

August 2017: “I can’t take my kids anywhere!”

July 2017: Tips and tools for safe summer fun

June 2017: Is there such thing as a “normal” birth?

May 2017: The 5 senses of spring!

April 2017: Screen savvy: How much digital device time is best for kids?