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Suspended Teacher Finds Himself in Ungodly Mess

Is it OK for a teach to preach? Credit: Getty Images God is reportedly deciding whether to turn a Canadian teacher into a pillar of salt or simply rain sulfur down upon him for allegedly exposing children to religious perspectives...A Canadian teacher was suspended for allegedly exposing children to religious perspectives other than their own.

Amy Poehler and Will Arnett Expecting Baby #2

Ridiculously hilarious couple Amy Poehler and Will Arnett are going to be parents again. Poehler confirmed to E! Online that she's expecting a sister or brother for the couple's first child, 16-month-old son Archie Arnett. Her pregnancy isn't...

Alyson Schafer: On Mealtimes, Mishaps and Life as a Parent Educator

Alyson Schafer is a Toronto-based psychotherapist, parenting expert and mother of two teens, Zoe (15) and Lucy (14). She's the author of Breaking The Good Mom Myth and Honey I Wrecked The Kids, and the host of call-in TV program The Parenting Show....

Gerber Toddler Meals Get The 'Salt Lick' Treatment

In a fast-paced world where whipping up daily meals from scratch is a challenge for most parents, it can be tempting to reach for the convenience of packaged foods. But the next time you consider that processed toddler meal, you may want to...

Chantal Kreviazuk: On Her Rock Star Marriage and Life With 3 Boys

Chantal Kreviazuk has a lot on the go. The Winnipeg-born singer/songwriter first burst onto the music scene in 1996 with her debut album "Under These Rocks and Stones," and has been delivering emotionally honest music ever since. In addition to...

A Canadian Illustrator's Tips for Inspiring Young Artists

"When my daughter was about ten years old, she introduced me to some of her classmates: 'This is my mom. She's fifty years old, with the brain of a five-year-old,' " recalls Jirina Marton, who recently won the prestigious Governor General's Award for...

Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau Dishes on Motherhood

Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau has a lot going on. When she's not relaying the latest entertainment scoop as etalk's Quebec correspondent, she's busy keeping up with her 2-year-old son, Xavier, and 10-month-old daughter, Ella-Grace. She's also the...

Bare Handshake a No-No Now in Youth Hockey

Kids are now discouraged from hand-to-hand contact. Credit: Corbis
The latest casualty of the swine flu outbreak: Handshakes after youth hockey games. With the flu spreading, USA Hockey, the national governing body for the sport, now...

6th Grader Sues Dad Over Grounding - And Wins

Most kids complain bitterly when they are grounded. Some will sneak out, while others will settle for slamming doors and announcing that they hate the person making the rules. But sometimes, kids get creative when they're punished: A 6th grader in...

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