Different Families

Dos and don'ts of a new partner

Dos and don'ts of a new partner

Your new partner is now boyfriend or girlfriend material. Now that this is out of the way, how will you slowly incorporate them into your child's life?

January 7, 2019
Introducing a new boyfriend

Introducing a new boyfriend

Voilà! Love is back in your life for the first time after your separation with your children’s father. Now you must introduce HIM. Here is a little guide to help things run smoothly (as much as possible!)

October 29, 2018
When the kids resist the new family

When the kids resist the new family

You can’t force love and it can hurt when your new flame and your children are not clicking. Need some tips to increase your chances?

September 24, 2018
Having an only child

Having an only child

More than 40 % of Quebec couples decide to have only one child. After exploring the lives of parents of an only child, here are the advantages and disadvantages we discovered that come with raising and being an only child.

September 10, 2018
Becoming a stepmom

Becoming a stepmom

You love him. He loves you. The story could have been as simple as that but he has children. All of a sudden, your couple becomes a family. Are you ready?

March 26, 2018
Difficult family relationships

Difficult family relationships

Do you dream of a harmonious relationship with your family or your in-laws but your situation is just the opposite? We explore difficult family relationships and how they affect us.

March 19, 2018
Being a stay-at-home mom

Being a stay-at-home mom

More and more women are choosing to stay at home with their little ones instead of returning to work. We explore the life of a stay-at-home mom to help you make an informed choice!

April 3, 2017
Family tree revisited

Family tree revisited

Stepsister, stepfather, daddy’s new girlfriend… families expand but does it add branches to the tree? No because only blood ties count.

April 5, 2012
Blended families

Blended families

When you are ready to move in with a new love and wish to mix both families, what can you do to make the new living arrangements go smoothly?

June 26, 2011
Celebrate Family Day!

Celebrate Family Day!

On the third Monday of February, Family Day is observed in the provinces of Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan. So if you’re good in math, you’ve figured it out: it’s today!

February 16, 2011
Single moms need support

Single moms need support

Many community programs try to reach out to single mothers to provide them with much-needed support. Researchers assessed the impact of one such program on maternal well-being and parenting.

September 24, 2010
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