I’m honored that my job has allowed me to wander through Mecca, Saudi Arabia; Cairo, Egypt; Istanbul, Turkey; Mughal palaces in India; and the North-West Frontier Province in Pakistan. It’s also allowed me to interview extraordinary child psychologists – a benefit when you have a first grader. Below are a few stories and satire columns.
YAHOO! Canada: Working moms get increased options for breastfeeding on the job.
PARENTS Canada magazine: Sleepy Hollow star Orlando Jones talks leaving L.A. and sharing his southern roots with his family
Women of Influence magazine: Meet Good Housekeeping’s new editor, Jane Francisco
CBC Comedy: Dr. Oz’s super supplements for a vibrant death
CBC.ca/Punchline: 5 sneakier snoops than Harper
Air Miles Inspired Living: 10 Things to do in Palm Springs: California cool comes to life in this desert oasis
Air Miles Inspired Living: 48 Hours in Adelaide: Eat and drink your way through the land of Oz and cuddle a koala along the way!
The Globe and Mail: Kangaroo Island: The Darwinian Truth Behind the ‘Galapagos of Australia’
FORBES Travel Guide: Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa isn’t peppered with Mickey Mouse silhouettes
S / Style & Fashion magazine: Spot kangaroos, koalas, and wallabies on South Australia’s Kangaroo Island
S / Style & Fashion: Equine spas are the latest in luxury relaxation
PARENTS Canada: A parenting class that encourages you play – CUIDAR & COPE
PARENTS Canada: Tech Tots: Are screens harming our kids?
PARENTS Canada: What do experts say about children and technology?
PARENTS Canada: My five-year-old is a tyrannical marathon coach
OpenSalon.com: Amy Chua, forget Tiger Mom, there is a middle path
ELLE Canada: Me vs Angelina Jolie – Tattoos are not your friend
The Globe and Mail: Facebook Frenemies – They tortured me in middle school, why do they want to talk to me now?
The Globe and Mail: New at the spa – 14th-century mud wrap
Los Angeles Times: God’s Entourage – How private faith is going public among the African American elite of Hollywood
ELLE Canada: Thailand – Relaxing at one of the world’s most sublime spas
The Globe and Mail: Little gear heads, rejoice. Cars Land at Disneyland is open!
Air Miles Inspired Living: Insider’s guide to San Diego gems favored by locals
Air Miles Inspired Living: Six great Canadian destinations from the Viking Trail to Whistler to Algonquin Park