I must say, I’m happy my kids are not old enough to be asking what crack cocaine is and why our mayor, Rob Ford, is smoking it. I can’t imagine this is an easy explanation for parents. Do you answer with brute honesty? Do you deflect to another topic? Do you make something up? If […]Read More How Do You Explain Rob Ford’s Behaviour To Your Kids?
I’ve been contacted by a Toronto-based production company looking for dads to participate in a documentary series in Toronto. The series aims to explore the changing roles of dads in modern families. If you are a renegade dad who likes to shatter “traditional social roles,” I urge you to read the casting call below and […]Read More Casting Call for Dad Documentary Series in Toronto
When you have children, speed is key when ordering and receiving food at a restaurant. Spring Sushi, which is located on the 5th floor of 10 Dundas Street in Toronto (Young Dundas Square), has this process down to an art. The moment you walk in and are seated is the moment you can start ordering and […]Read More Kid-Certified Toronto Restaurants: Spring Sushi
Wandering around Toronto with your children in the summer is so much fun. Every neighbourhood has its own unique characteristics and every weekend is a different festival (or 3). You do NOT need to spend a lot of money to entertain your children. A Toronto library card is your key to FREE arts and culture! Seriously, all […]Read More Toronto Museum and Arts Pass Program (MAPS)
Are you a Toronto parent looking for a hip, quality restaurant that you can take your kids to? If so, Pizzeria Libretto may be what you’re looking for. Pizzeria Libretto specializes in Neapolitan thin-crust pizza using fresh, local ingredients. Their pizzas are cooked in their ridiculously hot wood-fired ovens. These ovens are able to cook pizzas […]Read More Kid-Certified Toronto Restaurants: Pizzeria Libretto
Dear 2013 Toronto Blue Jays fans, I’m not sure if you have thought about this yet or not, but we have a major predicament for the 2013 season. Sure the roster looks amazing, but did you realize we now have 2 Josés? Who will we be chanting for when we sing “José, José, José…” (to […]Read More A Letter To 2013 Toronto Blue Jays Fans
It’s time for round 2! Will we or won’t we find out the sex of our child? Will it be a better dad experience than last time (click here for my previous experience). Oh the suspense. This time things are different — I don’t expect to be allowed into the ultrasound room immediately; I don’t believe […]Read More Ultrasound Experience for Dads in Toronto: Round 2