The Cat Came Back: Anticipation and Tickets Giveaway!

Update: Congratulations to Heather!
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We here at the Floyd household are big fans of Fred Penner and the Cat Came Back. The marriage of the two is one of our favourite songs.  I was happy to have Fred singing as we had kids. His songs are fun and not too preachy and the melodies and harmonies […] . . . → Read More: The Cat Came Back: Anticipation and Tickets Giveaway!

Uniquely Me, Uniquely Mommy, Uniquely Gwen

 
When Nadine Silverthorne put out the call for parent bloggers with a unique voice in Canada to write a post for a chance to become part of the Today’s Parent team, I struggled to see what is unique about my story as a parent and a person. I am not a parent who blogs in […] . . . → Read More: Uniquely Me, Uniquely Mommy, Uniquely Gwen

The Politics of Pink

The other day I was talking to my good friend Tracey about our boys and the politics of pink. As moms we are aware of how much our boys love colours that have been defined as either boys or girl colours, and how it is still much easier to dress a girl in “boy” clothes […] . . . → Read More: The Politics of Pink

Pharaoh Serket and the Lost Stone of Fire: A Review

On Saturday night Aidan and I were able to attend the opening night of Carousel Theatre’s Pharaoh Serket and the Lost Stone of Fire. We got dressed up and headed to the Waterfront Theatre on Granville Island.  This is the last play in Carousel Theatre’s 2010-2011 season, and it is billed as a cross between […] . . . → Read More: Pharaoh Serket and the Lost Stone of Fire: A Review